Buying a car is a process that you should invest a lot of time and patience into. Many people do not know this and they rush through the entire process. While this may get a vehicle into your possession much faster, chances are there will be a lot more headaches than smiles if you do this.
There are several things that you should have in mind before going car shopping. What is your budget? How many people do you have to have fit inside your car? Is fuel economy a particular concern? How many doors do you need for your car? You should make a list of all the features you are looking for, and bring it with you when you go shopping for a new car.
Rather than buying a brand-new car, purchase a lightly used one that is only a couple of years old. Many cars come with transferable warranties that last for three years or 36,000 miles. You will save a significant amount over buying new, and the warranty will give you peace of mind for the first year or so. Continue reading