Jill Merriam Key Hyundai Blog

How to get what you want when complaining to a business

June 19, 2017
How to get what you want when complaining to a business

Can’t make everybody happy all of the time, but at Key Hyundai of Milford and Key Hyundai of Manchester, we sure try! When you get frustrated, buying new or used cars, or a coffee or with your cable company, do you know how to get the solutions you need? How to effectively complain Jill Merriam, Dealer For The People at Key Hyundai, hears if customers aren’t happy, and sets forth[…]

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The more things change, the more they stay the same: lessons from the Dealer For The People

June 12, 2017
The more things change, the more they stay the same: lessons from the Dealer For The People

For 15 years, Jill Merriam has been the Dealer For The People at Connecticut’s Key Hyundai. Today, even with so much change in the new and used car business, the reasons she remains committed to her work has very much stayed the same. It isn’t always easy to be the Dealer For The People at Key Hyundai so how does Jill keep loving life after all this time? Two very specific things[…]

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Three signs it is time to get rid of your car

June 5, 2017
Three signs it is time to get rid of your car

New and used car customers in Connecticut and all over New england all want to get as many miles as we can out of our cars, but when is it time to get rid of it and move on to a nicer newer car? At Connecticut’s Key Hyundai, it is our mission to help people drive their cars safely for as long as they wish to drive them. But when is[…]

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What you need to know before leasing a vehicle

May 30, 2017
What you need to know before leasing a vehicle

A customer recently asked a really specific question about leasing a vehicle, and what sets the price. Here’s Jill Merriam’s Dealer For The People answer. At Connecticut’s Key Hyundai, leasing a vehicle is an attractive option for people needing a nicer, newer car, but there’s only two aspects of car leasing that are negotiable. Do you know what they are? Listen to this Nicer, Newer News video to find out exactly[…]

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Jill Merriam’s Key Hyundai radio ads serve a purpose

May 22, 2017
Jill Merriam’s Key Hyundai radio ads serve a purpose

You may have heard Jill Merriam, Dealer For The People at Key Hyundai, once or twice – or maybe a 100 times – on the radio talking about new and used cars, bad credit car loans, and everything Hyundai in Connecticut. There’s good reason for all those annoying radio spots. Yes, Jill Merriam, is the Dealer For The People at Key Hyundai of Milford and Manchester, and we use radio advertising all the[…]

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Should you or shouldn’t you take out a high interest car loan?

May 15, 2017
Should you or shouldn’t you take out a high interest car loan?

When and how high interest loans help bad credit When faced with difficult decisions, customers often ask Jill Merriam, Dealer For the People at Connecticut’s Key Hyundai: “What would you recommend for your family member?” Jill tells you exactly what she’d tell her own family if they were facing a high interest rate because of bad credit. Should you take out that loan or wait? Listen to this Nicer, Newer News video to find out[…]

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Why car shoppers prefer shopping in car dealerships

May 8, 2017
Why car shoppers prefer shopping in car dealerships

Brick and mortar stores are shuttering their doors, closing up shop at alarming rates. Sears, K-Mart, Macy’s, Nordstrom’s – one after another, they’ve been in the news for weeks now. Retail is in trouble, so what does that mean for people shopping for the best new and used cars in Connecticut? Jill Merriam, co-owner and Dealer For The People at Key Hyundai, recognizes that while retail stores are closing doors, the car business[…]

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Before you ask for a cash price, listen to this

May 1, 2017
Before you ask for a cash price, listen to this

Once in while people shopping for a new or used car at Key Hyundai or any CT new and used car dealership take the salesperson aside, and whisper an age-old negotiating question: “Hey, what’s the price for cash?” We don’t hear that quite so much anymore, and here’s why. At Key Hyundai, we have one mission: to be solution providers and never product pushers, and that everyone deserves to drive a nicer[…]

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What do you like to do in your car?

April 24, 2017
What do you like to do in your car?

Americans love cars, (new or used, people love to own a nicer, newer car!) and spend hundreds of hours driving: commuting to work, school, road trips, doctor appointments, visiting family, and carpooling kids around town. What do you do to pass the time when driving? Jill Merriam, Dealer For The People at the popular new and used car dealership Connecticut’s Key Hyundai, drives nearly 60 miles between the two Connecticut dealerships in Milford[…]

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Before you buy a used car on-line, listen to this:

April 17, 2017
Before you buy a used car on-line, listen to this:

People click away on the internet looking for great deal on used cars, but do you know why on-line prices you see are so low? It’s a race to the bottom, and Jill Merriam, Dealer For The People at Connecticut’s Key Hyundai will tell you why. Before you buy a car from an on-line source like all the cars-forsalecheap-dot-coms, take a moment to listen to this Nicer, Newer News video to learn why[…]

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