What are some basic tips to get a good deal on a used car?

I want to buy a used car, but I know that dealers are notoriously dishonest. What are some basic tips that I can use to get a good deal on a used car?

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“The first step to getting a good deal on a used car is to conduct a ton of research.
Knowing what a car is worth, the prices that the car is going for, the trim levels, and the options included are all integral to getting the best deal.
Furthermore, you might want to consider getting pre-approval from your credit union or bank. You can use this as a bargaining chip when negotiating the price of your vehicle. This lets you know how much you can spend, as well as how much wiggle room you can negotiate on a price. Just remember to budget for your car insurance to make sure you don’t overspend.
If you want cheap car insurance quotes fast, go to Jerry. A licensed broker that offers end-to-end support, the free Jerry app gathers affordable quotes, helps you switch plans, and even cancels your old policy for you.”
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Eric Schad
Answered on Aug 23, 2021
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