How Buying a Used Car Affects Your Credit Score

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Are you thinking of buying a used car? Can doing so help build your credit score? Perhaps. When you take out a loan to help purchase a used car, two things can happen… First, there’s usually a “hard inquiry” added to your credit report. This could temporarily lower your credit score by a few points. […]

Keep These Things in Mind When Working With a Used Car Salesperson

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Thinking of buying a used car? When you’re looking for a used car, you should check out 443 Auto Sales. You’ll be able to work with a used car salesperson who can help you with the process of finding and purchasing a vehicle. The Benefits of Working With a Salesperson  What are some advantages of […]

Even Why Buying a Used Car, Consider Its Resale Value

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When most people look for a car to buy, they’re thinking about the here and now. They want something that will satisfy their immediate needs, and that makes sense. Interestingly, however, most people don’t think about the long term… and they forget about taking into account “resale value.” If you’re going to buy a car […]

The Steps to Take When Buying a Used Car

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443 Auto Sales is the place to find a great used car or truck in Lehighton, PA. That said, what are some of the steps involved in purchasing a used vehicle? Set a Budget  First, consider your budget. What can you afford right now? Look at your bank account, think about your income, and then […]

Red Flags to Look For on a Used Vehicle’s History Report

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A used vehicle’s history report can tell you a lot about the vehicle you intend to buy. What are some “red flags” to look for, that might warn you to steer clear of a certain vehicle?  If a vehicle has had a lot of owners already, then you might want to ask yourself, “Why?” Could […]

How to Get the Best Interest Rates on a Car Loan

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Are you thinking of buying a car but money’s tight at the moment? If you need a car loan– and most people do– then how can you get the best interest rate(s)?  Well, the interest rate you’ll pay is usually determined by your credit score. The higher your score, the lower the rate will be […]

Buying Tips for Purchasing a Used Vehicle

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Are you planning on buying a used vehicle? What are some things to keep in mind?  Proper Research  Ideally, start your search for a used vehicle before you really need one. This will give you time to do some research and see what your options are, rather than having to rush into buying a vehicle […]

How to Boost Your Car’s Trade in Value

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Are you thinking about trading in your current vehicle for a better used model? If so, what are some of the things you can do to increase the trade in value of your current model? Find the Market Value of Your Car To figure out what the actual market value of your vehicle is you […]

Right Now is a Great Time to Buy a Used Vehicle

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Are you thinking about buying a used car? If so, right now could be an opportune time to do so. As awful as the pandemic has been, it has also created favorable interest rate conditions for those in need of a loan, making it a great time to buy a reliable vehicle. Here are 3 […]

Is It Better to Buy a Used Vehicle or Lease a New One?

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Are you thinking about leasing a new car? Why is it better to buy a used car than to lease a new one? What is the better option financially?  While leasing a brand-new car for a monthly payment may seem tempting, it makes more sense, financially, to buy a used car. That’s because leases have […]