The first weekend of autumn has finally arrived, and with it the chance to put to bed all those summer mistakes you made — like sticking with your old jalopy longer than you should have. If you’re thinking it’s time to quit stalling on a new car and finally get out to the dealer lots, we’re here to help: Check out our link collection below to get acquainted with what you’re in for, headed by a list of recent reviews from our Editorial experts.
What car should I buy? That depends on a lot of factors, but our reviews can help. Check out our recent additions:
Hatchbacks: Nissan Kicks
Which cars have the best deals right now? Check out our top deals for September. As always, your discounts may vary, so check with your dealer for specifics.
Should I finance, lease or pay cash? That depends, but this might help you decide.
Anything I shouldn’t do when I’m at the dealer? Yep. Avoid these pitfalls.
Should I get an extended warranty? That depends. Here’s what you need to know.
How do I sell or trade in my old car? Learn how to prep your car before you sell it to a dealer, how to trade it in and how to deal with taxes and other considerations. If you still owe money on your old car, read this. Finally, if you want to sell it private party, here’s how to create the picture-perfect ad and how to seal the deal.
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