By buying a car, you have to look at any angle to make sure that everything is going fine; especially, if you are looking to invest your money in something that is used. Car is a very popular gadget, which reminds the flow of water around the world or the Hydrologic Cycle. Car is like water, which goes from one hand to another, the only exception, car has a habit to get old and break down. Here some advices on how to buy a used car and not to be totally clueless about the process. Everyone know the true story of a new car, as soon as the car drives off the lot, it loses the quarter of value. By using car for two years, the value may drop on 30%, and this is the moment, when a new buyer who is looking for a used car, can find a good deal.
Since a lot of people can afford to buy a used car compare to brand new, there is a bigger choice of used cars for sale, which also gives a wide chance of scam. In order to avoid scam and benefit yourself with good used car you need to know at least a little bit about cars or at best have a person with you, who knows about cars.The condition of the used cars can be very different. The car may look like fresh and new inside and out, but how can you really know what is deep inside, in the pile of pipes, unless, if you will drag you friend –mechanic with you. Luckily, for down to earth people, like us, was created a where you can check the entire car’s history. So please, do not hesitate to look up at or ask a sale dealer to show it you.Through history information you will have a stronger vision of real condition of the car. Further and very important is how you planning to buy a car, by cash or credit, from an owner or dealership. All these play an important role how you want to manage your money.
Advantage of an owner and the ready for use wad of cash by onetime payment, no debt, and no interest fee makes it sound good. However, there are no rules between you and the owner, so whatever problems the owner did not tell you, or you did not notice or did not check, as soon as you own that car you own all the car problems.On the other hand, highly trained salesperson from dealership, who tries to take you in his little black magic room and put his hidden fees on top of your credit loan. Be aware, dealerships always have higher prices, than you can find from the owner. You really have to work hard, by walking into different dealerships and meet with owners, but to find the best deal out of everything. Nevertheless on hidden tricks about used cars, you still can find a great deal and drive your dream for smaller price, than you could expect. Just follow three simple rules and you will gain. Know your real income and what can you afford and a good buddy from mechanical shop.