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Are Auto Dealership Extended Warranties Worth It?

You spent considerable time deciding what vehicle to buy and how much to pay for it. After making up your mind, you arranged test drives, gathered a pile of paperwork and finally said ‘Yes’ to […]

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Common Car Leasing Scams

Car leasing is sometimes a better option than buying. It gives you the chance to drive a new car for less. But in the reality, there might be more car leasing scams than car buying scams. […]

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Dealer Fraud: Worthless Add-ons and Costly Insurance Options

Worthless add-ons Do not let the dealers use their “scam art” on you and sell you worthless add-ons such as fabric protectant, rust-proofing, VIN etching and lifetime wax protection since they have very little value, […]

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Dealer Trick: Only the Final Contract Counts

One of the things that most customers don’t notice is that dealership salesperson continues negotiating till signing the contract. Remember that even if you have clarified all the terms and shaken hands on the deal, […]

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Loaded and Packed Loan Payments

Loaded and packed loan payments are one of the oldest and most commonly used dealer tricks when a dealer “loads” your payment you are literally being ripped off. This scam happens when you ask the […]

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