Jill Merriam Key Hyundai Blog

How to compare car prices (Part 1)

Jill Merriam Key Hyundai gives price comparison tips for car shoppingAs the Dealer For The People at Key Hyundai, Jill Merriam knows comparison shopping is a must when buying a new car, but you need to know what to ask.

There are specific questions to ask when comparing the price of vehicles, and part 1 of this Nicer, Newer News video lets you know what they are.

Take a listen, and learn what to ask when comparison shopping a nicer, newer car:


Make sure you’re comparing apples to apples when buying a new or used car – it makes all the difference! And make sure you’re visiting a dealership you trust.

If you have any questions about buying, trading or financing a vehicle, let Jill know at jillcares@keycars.comand she and her team will do their best finding a solution for you.

Part 2 of what you need to know about comparing prices and dealerships next time! Until then, safe and happy driving! Sneak peak here!

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Snow day means kids come to work with CT car dealer

Key Hyundai Jill Merriam brings daughter to work for learning momentsWorking parents often struggle with snow days, and this Dealer For The People at Connecticut’s new and used car dealership is no exception!

With winter finally showing up in Connecticut, school closures can sure throw a wrench into the work day at Key Hyundai of Milford and Key Hyundai of Manchester.

What’s a Dealer For The People at Key Hyundai to do?

When school closed last week due to a snow storm, Jill Merriam was able to bring her daughter Carly to work, and apparently, they both loved every minute of it. The day proved many teachable moments for everyone, including all the solution providers!

Take a listen to Jill Merriam’s Nicer, Newer News video, and meet her daughter Carly and learn what she did on a snow day:


What do you do on snow days? Have you ever brought your child to work? What did they think? Jill would love to hear all about it at jillcares@keycars.com.

Hope during Connecticut snow days you and your family are safe and warm!

Why are adaptive headlights important for driving safety?

Jill Merriam Key Hyundai explains IIHS announcement on adaptive headlightsThe IIHS (Insurance Institute of Highway Safety) has announced adaptive headlights a top focus for the 2017 automotive model year.

Have you ever heard of adaptive headlights before? Hyundai is leading the way, and soon those dark and windy roads won’t be so dark!

As the Dealer For The People at Key Hyundai, I am so proud of the work Hyundai is doing to keep our drivers safe by leading the way with adaptive headlights.

Here is my Nicer, Newer News video explaining exactly what they are, and why they matter. Makes perfect sense!

Practical technology to keep us safe on the roads! Perfect solution for night time driving, and I’m proud of Hyundai for leading the way.

Do you have any ideas for safer driving? I’d love to hear all about them at jillcares@keycars.com. Maybe one of your ideas will make it’s way to the Los Angeles Auto Show! You never know!

Avoid bad advice when car shopping

car buying advice from CT Dealer For The PeoplePlenty of people offer advice when shopping for a new or used car at Key Hyundai or any Connecticut new or used car dealership, but have you ever wondered whether it’s good advice or bad?

As Jill Merriam, the Dealer For The People at Key Hyundai, I know some advice may not have your best interest in mind when shopping for a nicer, newer car. I’ve been helping Connecticut car customers for years, and I’m often shocked at the advice they’ve been told. It often works against their best interests!

Here is a super quick, Nicer, Newer News video about what not to do when shopping for a nicer, newer car, and why some advice is better left ignored. Take a quick listen and learn what I know:

What’s the weirdest advice you ever received about buying a car? What’s the best advice? I’d love to hear all about it at jillcares@keycars.com