New Car Buying Tips

Buying a new car is time-consuming. It can also be frustrating and stressful. There is a lot to know. You can easily tick all the boxes off in your mind, but if you so happen to leave even one thing out of the process it could mean:

  • Doing ANOTHER lap of the car yards.
  • Paying more than you should have.
  • Dealing with more people than you needed to.
  • Thinking you got a deal but in fact didn’t.

If you’re set on going it alone, be sure to take note of THESE new car buying tips (below). They are definitely not your typical new car buying tips as you’ll see. They actually go into the real nitty-gritty of negotiating new car price and buying a new car (from an industry insider).

Latest Car Buying Tips

  • Making sense of new car reviews and research…

    New Car Reviews and Research Besides doing side-by-side new car model comparisons on the web, read as many new car reviews as possible but most importantly, ask owners. Yes, even at the shopping mall carpark. You’ll be amazed what you’ll find out – and you’ll get the real facts, from…

  • When negotiating a new car, keep an eye on the big picture…

    Guide To Getting The Best Price on New Car Options and Accessories When negotiating new car options and accessories, keep an eye on the big picture. Yes it’s wise to be informed about the value of options and accessories, but ultimately focussing on the bottom line will obtain the overall…

  • De-mystifying new car resale value – smashing the myths…

    New Car Resale Value The subject of new car resale value is very often blown completely out of proportion. Enquiring about the resale value of a new car before you buy it is a bit like weighing yourself now in order to determine what your bodyweight will be four, five,…

  • Misleading New Car Advertising

    Bait and Hook – Misleading New Car Advertising Beware of misleading new car advertising or proposals. Remember: If it seems too good to be true – it usually is. Always read the fine print at the bottom of the advertisement. “Bait” cars get the phones ringing and the enquiries rolling…

  • The 3 don’ts of negotiating new car price…

    The 3 Don’ts of Negotiating a New Car Price New Car Negotiating Don’t # 1 Don’t make extremely low offers. You will always achieve the best end-result if have your pricing and product research done – it’s best not to appear ignorant and/or lose the trust and favour of the…

  • Negotiating a trade-in when buying a new car…

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  • When negotiating a new car deal, price must come last…

    New car purchase priorities…

  • Setting the budget, plus, essential car finance tips…

    Car finance and purchase price guide…