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Customer service tips for car dealerships

May 26, 2015
Customer service tips for car dealerships

HINT: Car dealers customer service starts with the employees, not the customers. Connecticut’s new and used car dealer for the people Key Hyundai takes customer service seriously – very seriously. Key Hyundai solution providers know to go above and beyond at each and every customer interaction, and it’s my job to help them do that. Hi, it’s Jill Merriam, Dealer For The People, and we continuously educate our team on the how,[…]

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First-rate customer service starts here

May 18, 2015
First-rate customer service starts here

Key Hyundai, Connecticut’s new and used car dealership, and the Ritz-Carlton … goes together like peanut butter and jelly, don’t you think? Seriously, after reading The New Gold Standard by Joseph Michelli , Key Hyundai’s new and used car dealership in Connecticut has more in common with first class customer service at the world-famous hotel than you might think. Take a listen to my Dealer For The People Nicer, Newer News video, and[…]

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What car is safest for teens?

May 11, 2015
What car is safest for teens?

May is prom time, graduation time, with many teenagers planning their summer jobs and active social lives that leads many to the same question: CAN I BORROW THE CAR?  What does your teen drive? Do you know the best car for the young drivers in your life? Whether it’s new, used, or a hand-me-down from great grandma, there are some safety features that you should know about in CT new and used[…]

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What you need to know about safe brakes

May 4, 2015
What you need to know about safe brakes

Doesn’t matter what kind of car you drive, new, used, a Hyundai from the Dealer For The People, or a vehicle bought at another car dealership in Milford or Manchester or elsewhere in Connecticut. Everyone needs their brakes to be in tip-top shape for the life of their vehicle. Replacing brakes is a necessary reality of driving, and yet there are things you can do right now to keep your[…]

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Car buying tips that make financial sense

April 27, 2015
Car buying tips that make financial sense

I recently received an email from my bank with tips for buying a car to make wise money choices – good advice for sure! As the Dealer For The People at Key Hyundai in Connecticut, I’m often leery of car buying tips, but this was smart, informed, unbiased information that I just have to share! Deciding whether to a buy new or used car can make a smart financial sense depending[…]

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Look what Connecticut Hyundai customers did!

April 20, 2015
Look what Connecticut Hyundai customers did!

Thanks to new and used car customers at Key Hyundai of Milford and Key Hyundai of Manchester, we were able to make an extraordinary donation to help eradicate pediatric cancer. Lofty goals, but with your help, we are making progress – here’s how I know. Hope on Wheels is Hyundai’s single charitable focus, providing research grants for pediatric cancer, funded by customers just like you. At Key Hyundai, and for every[…]

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Should you put money down when buying a car?

April 13, 2015
Should you put money down when buying a car?

Down payment or no down payment? A big-time car buying question. When you’re buying a new or used car at Connecticut Key Hyundai or any new or used car dealership, should you make a down payment on the car if you have the cash, or go for the “no money down option”? At Key Hyundai, and many new and used car dealerships around Connecticut offer a low or no money down option for[…]

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Wash Winter Off Your Vehicle

April 6, 2015
Wash Winter Off Your Vehicle

Doesn’t matter what kind of car you drive: new, used, Hyundai or Tesla, or where you bought it (Key Hyundai of Milford and Key Hyundai of Manchester are great choices though!), this time of year, your car needs a good, thorough car wash! Winter roads here in Connecticut and all over the Northeast can have a detrimental effect on your new or used car, long after driving conditions improve! Winter[…]

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Springtime adventures in Connecticut

March 30, 2015
Springtime adventures in Connecticut

This winter is over (fingers crossed NO MORE SNOW!!) I have spring fever and am more than ready for sunshine! Here come longer days and warmer weather. Bring it!! Hi, it’s Jill Merriam, Dealer For The People at Key Hyundai, and I’m wondering, are you as tired as I am of this long, harsh winter? I’m ready to get outside and enjoy everything springtime has to offer in Connecticut! I found[…]

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What is leaking under my car?

March 23, 2015
What is leaking under my car?

Is that puddle under MY car??? Don’t panic! Key Hyundai of Connecticut customers, family and friends: I have good news for you! We’ve all been there: new and used car owners in Connecticut, pulling from our regular parking spot when we notice a small puddle where our car used to be. Most of us immediately wonder how this will effect our vehicle – and our wallets. Doesn’t matter if you drive a[…]

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