Cashology by FNBO

Take the Wheel - Staying in Control of Your Auto Purchase

Episode Summary

In spite of all the new ways we can buy cars these days, it’s still easy to pay too much. Getting a good deal comes down to doing your research, comparison shopping, deal making and being willing to walk away. Whatever you do, don’t just drop by a dealer without knowing exactly what you’re going for. Be smart.

Episode Notes

Divide your car buying process up into two parts

Step one -- research

More research

Step two -- Deal Making

Buying vs. Leasing

Useful info/links

  1. NerdWallet: https://www.nerdwallet.com/article/loans/auto-loans/the-car-buyers-checklist
  2. Consumer Reports: https://www.consumerreports.org/buying-a-car/leasing-vs-buying-a-new-car/
  3. The Balance: https://www.thebalance.com/pros-and-cons-of-leasing-vs-buying-a-car-527145