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Connecticut Growing Great Schools

July 21, 2014
Connecticut Growing Great Schools

As part of my Great Selfie Adventure Summer, as CT Dealer For The People, I am proud to highlight different local charities that Key Hyundai supports right here in our community! While the CT growing season seems to be in full swing, here’s an amazing West Hartford charity that the solution providers at Key Hyundai, Connecticut’s #1 new and used Hyundai dealership, think is just terrific! Growing Great Schools was started in West Hartford CT,[...]

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3 Reasons Why People Choose a Car Dealership

July 14, 2014
3 Reasons Why People Choose a Car Dealership

The reasons people visit Connecticut car dealerships for new or used cars has changed drastically over the years, and thankfully, Key Hyundai has evolved with how customers shop today. There are 3 main reasons why people shop at one dealership over another, and they ain’t what they used to be! At Key Hyundai, we know customers do their homework. Hyundai knows it and our Key Hyundai solution providers know it too. That’s why[...]

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Does it matter where products are made?

July 7, 2014
Does it matter where products are made?

Recently, when discussing my job as the Dealer For The People at Key Hyundai, I had a great conversation about whether it matters where products – from cars to sneakers – are made. At Key Hyundai, Connecticut’s new and used car dealer in Manchester and Milford CT, we see new and used customers that run the gamut with caring and not caring where a car was made, but sure got[...]

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The Miracle League of Connecticut

June 30, 2014
The Miracle League of Connecticut

You will never look at baseball the same again. Baseball is considered the all American game, and nothing reveals the true character of the American spirit and kindness like the The Miracle League of Connecticut. Hi, it’s Jill Merriam, Dealer For The People at Connecticut’s Key Hyundai, and I just have to tell you about this amazing group: the Miracle League. The Miracle League helps 5 to 18 year olds[...]

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What to do when things get in your way

June 23, 2014
What to do when things get in your way

Sometimes when you think you’ve got it all figured out – in business, at school, or as a parent, or when trying to buy a car – an obstacle appears that blocks your path and stops you from getting where you need to be. As Jill Merriam, the Dealer For The People at CT new and used car dealership Key Hyundai, I’ve faced plenty of obstacles. And my new and[...]

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Hyundai wins Greenest Automaker Award

June 16, 2014
Hyundai wins Greenest Automaker Award

Big news here in Hyundai land, and our Key Hyundai solution providers are proud of the national recognition from the Union of Concerned Scientists (UCS), who rated the environmental performance of 2013 model-year vehicles from the eight largest carmakers selling in the United States and …. Hyundai won the Greenest Automaker award! Hi, it’s Jill Merriam, Dealer For The People at Connecticut’s Key Hyundai, and I just have to tell you the news. Here’s the how[...]

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Car price vs car payment

June 9, 2014
Car price vs car payment

When you head out to go buy a new car, or are looking for a quality used car, how much do you understand about car payments? Do you understand how car price translates into payment, or how your ideal car payment translates into a new or used car price? You should. It’s perhaps the most important thing to know before you even walk onto a car room floor at Key[...]

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How Jill Merriam Became the Dealer For The People

June 2, 2014
How Jill Merriam Became the Dealer For The People

From financial expert to Dealer For The People … the evolution of a Connecticut new and used car dealer, and amazing community advocate! Here’s how Jill Merriam came to be. Did you know that Bill Gates personally inspired me, Jill Merriam, annoying radio commercial, to become the Dealer For The People? It’s 100% true.  Long before I became a well-known for my Dealer For The People radio advertising, I had[...]

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Positive Reviews for Positive Service

May 27, 2014
Positive Reviews for Positive Service

Did you ever notice how we never hesitate to leave a negative review when our expectations are not met? Customers are quick to post a negative review, and let the business owner know exactly how disappointed we are, but seldom share the good stuff! Hi, it’s Jill Merriam, Dealer For The People at Connecticut’s Key Hyundai, and I have a confession to make. I will often write a negative review[...]

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How CT laws help car buyers

May 19, 2014
How CT laws help car buyers

Did you know Connecticut car buyers have a distinct advantage when purchasing a car at Key Hyundai or at any Connecticut car dealership? It’s true. Connecticut has the proud distinction of has some of the best, consumer friendly laws in the country. It will surprise you where Connecticut ranks with automotive loan balance, and the reason why we do so well has much to do with our laws. What does[...]

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