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Key Hyundai team receives CPR Training

September 29, 2014
Key Hyundai team receives CPR Training

CPR training saves lives, and it did just that for my friend and business mentor for Key Hyundai‘s success and my own Dealer For The People leadership, Greg Goebel. After fast-acting CPR saved Greg’s life at a marathon, I decided as the Dealer For The People, to make sure Key Hyundai solution providers are trained in this life-saving procedure. Today, I’m proud to report 11 Key Hyundai solution providers are[...]

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How to determine a car payment

September 22, 2014
How to determine a car payment

Do you know how much your car payment should be, or do you just find a car you want and think you’ll figure it out later? Sometimes our new and used car shoppers at Key Hyundai of Milford and Key Hyundai of Manchester don’t know what they want to spend, and this is a mistake. Here’s some Dealer For The People advice: know how much you want to spend on[...]

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Key Hyundai, Hope on Wheels, and CT Childrens Medical Center

September 15, 2014
Key Hyundai, Hope on Wheels, and CT Childrens Medical Center

It’s September, which means pediatric cancer awareness month, which is really big deal for all Connecticut new and used Hyundai dealers, especially this Dealer For The People! Hyundai Hope On Wheels makes it possible to donate life-saving funds to hospitals and research centers right where Hyundai dealers live and work. I’m so proud that again this year, Connecticut Children’s Medical Center was the recipient of a Hope On Wheels donation.[...]

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Is Jill Merriam a Real Person?

September 8, 2014
Is Jill Merriam a Real Person?

You’ve heard the Connecticut Dealer For The People on the radio all summer, and now it’s back to school, back to cool! Have you ever wondered if Jill Merriam, Dealer For The People at CT’s new and used car dealer Key Hyundai, is real? Plenty of people do! We get asked all the time if I’m an actress, a character, just a voice on the radio, or, in fact, maybe, just[...]

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Self-driving cars: yay or nay?

September 2, 2014
Self-driving cars: yay or nay?

Are self-driving cars the end of an industry? What will bring down the auto industry? Could it be a car that drives itself? Hi, it’s Jill Merriam, Dealer For The People at Key Hyundai, and as a CT small business leader and owner, I often need to think BIG PICTURE about the auto industry. Lately, I’ve been giving a lot of thought to self-driving vehicles. Take a listen to this[...]

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Connecticut Charity Proves Miracles Exist

August 25, 2014
Connecticut Charity Proves Miracles Exist

As a CT new and used car dealer, Key Hyundai loves helping community charities, and some nationally recognized, and some local people bonding together to do good work. Eva’s Miracle is just that: good people doing great work right here in our own backyard. Hi, it’s Jill Merriam, Dealer For The People, and I want to tell you about a local West Haven Connecticut family with a remarkable little girl,[...]

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Hyundai wins #1 JD Power Award

August 18, 2014
Hyundai wins #1 JD Power Award

How reliable is your car? If it’s a Hyundai, from Key Hyundai in Milford, Manchester or any Hyundai dealership,  have really good news for you! We’re #1! We’re #1! Hyundai wins!! Hyundai was just awarded … drumroll please … the JD Power Award for Reliability for non-premium brands! What does that mean for you? Well this Connecticut Dealer For The People from Key Hyundai knows when you buy a car, the[...]

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What you need to know when renting a car

August 14, 2014
What you need to know when renting a car

Even if you own a brand new Hyundai, or terrific Nicer, Newer Car that gets you where you want to be, from time to time we often need to rent a car as well. Either for vacation or work, do you know the tricks of the trade when renting a car? As the Dealer For The People, I rent cars often when I travel for business for Connecticut Key Hyundai,[...]

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Jill Merriam’s Uncommon Road Trip Tips

August 11, 2014
Jill Merriam’s Uncommon Road Trip Tips

Summer is full of road trip adventures, and there’s plenty to do to get your new or used car ready for summer fun! Checking the oil, checking the tire pressure, topping off the fluids are all things you can do, or our Key Hyundai service solution providers are happy to do for you, or you can do yourself. But here are 3 UNCOMMON road trip tips that might indeed save[...]

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3 Reasons to Love Hyundai

July 28, 2014
3 Reasons to Love Hyundai

As a Connecticut small business owner with nearly 100 employees, it’s my job to keep solution providers at Key Hyundai motivated and in-the-know of what’s happening at the dealership, just like Hyundai does for me as a Hyundai dealership! 3 big reasons to buy Hyundai Hi, it’s Jill Merriam, Dealer For The People, and I just returned from the national Hyundai meeting in California for all Hyundai dealerships, and let[...]

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