Buying a car is an investment but it’s a different type of investment because unlike a house, it doesn’t increase in value over time. Anyone will tell you that the second you drive your new car off the lot it’s already depreciated in value. So why buy new? We all want that new car smell or knowing that we’re the first to use it. However, when a used car is as good as new, there’s no reason to go the other route.
If you’re currently in the process of saving for a car, then you’re already on the right path. Even if you haven’t set aside money but know that you need a car because let’s face it commuting in El Paso sans vehicle is quite impossible, you can still take [...]
A little history is never out of style, especially not when we think about the way our economy works today and our concept of what it means to buy stuff. America has a consumer culture that likes to spend money on quality products and is always looking to upgrade. Today, a lot of what we do runs on credit. We live in a country of innovation, where things are always getting better, improving, and changing and this leads to better products. When it comes to automobiles, America has a great history of being at the forefront of the industry from its inception. As soon as the car was introduced into our society, there were major changes in a variety of sectors and areas of public life. Let’s take a look at the way the country developed [...]
Gasoline-fueled cars have been a big part of popular culture for over a century. Gary Numan sang about feeling “safest of all” while inside his car in his 1979 song “Cars.” The cultural significance of cars in music goes far deeper than you might expect. Take seminal rock ‘n’ roll band The Cars, for example. Ric Ocasek and Co. can be seen as some of the most successful and accomplished musicians of all time. Their music is still being used today in movies and commercials, after all. We’re not saying that these musicians succeeded became they drew inspiration from cars, we’re simply stating that their choices in naming might’ve had something to do with how successful they became. Best of all, everyone can partake in car ownership. Used cars give individuals the [...]
Looking for a new car can be stressful due to price and commitment, which is why some people consider a used car. It is common for used car dealerships to get a bad rap, however, it doesn’t have to be that way. There are steps you can take in order to have a positive experience when looking at used cars for sale. If you want an easy sale with no issues, our team at Express Auto Credit, in El Paso, can help you.
Setting A Price Range is Helpful
Choosing a price range for your potential purchase will be an important factor in finding the best vehicle. This will allow you to narrow down the results into a category that you are able to afford. From there you can [...]
Most car buyers do not take the time to shop for used car financing before going to the dealership. This is a big mistake that many dealers can easily take advantage of. Those who do not take the time to research their options are more likely to have hidden fees passed on to them. This is because most people do not realize is that dealers do not finance the car loans. They are the middlemen who simply arrange to finance using their relationships with banks and financing companies.
What to Look Out for in Used Car Financing
One of the biggest scams that people fall for when it comes to used car financing is having the dealer unknowingly increase the monthly payments by adding such things as a warranty and [...]
Have you ever thought about the benefits of purchasing used cars for sale rather than new cars? Contrary to some beliefs, there are actually many benefits of investing your money in the right used car. Being on a budget can be tough but even then, you can still find a great car to get around in. If you are in El Paso or the surrounding areas, Express Auto Credit can help you find an excellent used car. Our team knows the importance of having a reliable car to get you to work and other important life functions.
Late Model Cars at a Lower Price
So why consider used cars for sale? One great reason is because you can get a late model car for an excellent and much lower price. Late model cars [...]