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Connecticut innovative auto history could fuel future growth

December 11, 2017
Connecticut innovative auto history could fuel future growth

Did you see that story about the first electric cars invented in CT? Connecticut Magazine ran an intriguing story about the history of the automobile innovation right here, and it really got Jill Merriam, Dealer For The People at Key Hyundai, thinking about the economy, the entrepreneurial spirit of CT residents, and the innovative thinking of our ancestors. Connecticut, Still Revolutionary, indeed! Take a listen to this Nicer, Newer News[…]

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A subscription membership to use a car?

December 4, 2017
A subscription membership to use a car?

People subscribe to gyms, timeshares, Netflix, Spotify, grocery delivery, pet clubs, razor clubs, and fashion memberships delivered right to your closet. But would you subscribe to have access to a new or used car instead of buying, financing, maintaining, servicing your very own vehicle? Gives you a little bit to think about, doesn’t it? A subscription based auto business model seems like a stretch, but the subscription service is already[…]

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How not to overspend during the holidays

November 27, 2017
How not to overspend during the holidays

Over-eating isn’t the only side-effect of the holidays; over-spending this time of year can hurt your credit for years to come – but it doesn’t have to! When you’ve been saving all year for a new or used car, one month of buy-buy-buy shouldn’t ruin that! Don’t break the bank this holiday season. At Key Hyundai of Milford and Key Hyundai of Manchester, we help good people with bad credit[…]

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Tips to save money and get finances in order for new or used car

November 20, 2017
Tips to save money and get finances in order for new or used car

What does it mean to feed the pig, and how will it help you save money for a new or used car, and get your finances in order? Before Jill Merriam was the Dealer For The People at Key Hyundai, she worked in finance for years and years, and to this day, she scours the internet for reputable resources to help people get into better financial shape. And wow! Did[…]

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Surprising act of kindness surprises the boss at Key Hyundai

November 13, 2017

Doesn’t take much to make a difference in someone’s day. Someone did that for Jill Merriam, Dealer For The People at Key Hyundai of Milford and Manchester recently, and she was completely humbled by such an unexpected, gracious act of kindness. One particular Key Hyundai employee happened by Jill’s office, where the Dealer For The People was surprised to learn it was a special day. Listen this Nicer, Newer News[…]

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Get the facts about bank loans before buying a new or used car

November 6, 2017
Get the facts about bank loans before buying a new or used car

There’s misleading information out there on how bank loan affect car ownership, and you should know exactly why it’s wrong wrong wrong, and educate yourself before financing a new or used car. What a bank loan means for you and your car Bank loans affect you and your vehicle for the life of the loan, and Jill Merriam, Dealer For The People at Connecticut’s Key Hyundai wants to make sure[…]

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Difference between car service at quick shops and the car dealership

October 31, 2017
Difference between car service at quick shops and the car dealership

People say it’s more expensive to get your vehicle serviced at the service department of a car dealer like Key Hyundai of Milford or Key Hyundai of Manchester vs a quick shop like a JiffyLube. But is that really true? Jill Merriam, Dealer For The People at Key Hyundai, is here to dispel the myths around the cost differences between getting your car serviced at a quick shop or taking[…]

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What is that TPMS light on the dashboard?

October 23, 2017
What is that TPMS light on the dashboard?

It happens every year to drivers in Connecticut: that weird little light appears on the car dashboard and Key Hyundai drivers start to panic: Is my car safe to drive? Will I make it to work today? Is this gonna cost me a fortune? This time of year, many new and used Key Hyundai car customers stare at their dashboard, surprised to find a goofy little light has appeared – almost[…]

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Tips to make tell if a car has flood damage

October 16, 2017
Tips to make tell if a car has flood damage

Sometimes cars have extensive water damage from hurricanes or floods, and end up on the used car market, yet buyers are kept in the dark. How to check if a car has flood damage At Key Hyundai of Milford and Key Hyundai of Manchester, all vehicles – new and used – are flood free. Jill Merriam, the Dealer For The People guarantees it, which is one way to make sure[…]

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Connecticut Key Hyundai holds supply drive to benefit Puerto Rico

October 9, 2017
Connecticut Key Hyundai holds supply drive to benefit Puerto Rico

The hurricanes ravishing our country are devastating, but somehow it hurts even more when it hits close to home, which the Puerto Rico devastation certainly has. Jill Merriam, Dealer For The People and her team at Key Hyundai of Milford and Key Hyundai of Manchester are holding a supply drive to help out the people suffering in Puerto Rico after the horrific hurricane. Several of Key Hyundai employees have strong[…]

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