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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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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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