Things to Keep in Mind When Buying a Car

Buying a car is an exciting and proud moment! So much so, that it’s easy to sometimes get caught up in it all and forget to focus on a few key areas in the process. We recently featured a few tips on social media, highlighting some of the vital points to keep in mind when buying a car

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  • The F&I
    The dealership Finance & Insurance provider is there to help you make the best decisions on what will work for you. Don’t rush the process and don’t be afraid to ask questions.
  • Finance
    Get familiar with typical vehicle finance terms before visiting the dealership. Having a general understanding will go a long way in ensuring a smooth process.
  • Value Added Products
    During the contract signing process, you will be given the option to include value-added products such as scratch & dent, warranty, tyre cover, etc. These products are designed to help maintain your vehicles value and protect your wallet when disaster strikes.
  • Get Insurance
    Insurance is vital and without it, you won’t be allowed to drive your new car out of the showroom. So whether you have pre-arranged your own insurance or have asked the dealership to arrange an insurance quote, make sure your cover is in place.

So during all the excitement, if you can keep these few pointers in mind – they will definitely contribute towards avoiding feeling flustered and having a more enjoyable experience.

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Source: News24 (https://www.wheels24.co.za/News/Guides_and_Lists/vehicle-finance-5-things-to-know-when-buying-a-new-car-20160125)

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