Jill Merriam Key Hyundai Blog

How to determine how much car you can afford

June 17, 2019
How to determine how much car you can afford

When shopping for a nicer, newer car at Key Hyundai of Manchester, Key Chevrolet of Middletown, Key Hyundai of Milford or any new or used car dealership, there’s one important thing to do before you head to the dealership that will save time, effort, and above all, money. Jill Merriam, Dealer For The People at Key Cars, knows from experience helping 1000s of CT drivers find cars they love to[…]

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Hyundai CPO certified pre-owned used cars win big

June 10, 2019
Hyundai CPO certified pre-owned used cars win big

Hyundai just won a huge award from AutoTrader, and it’s not for the new vehicles, but it’s for the certified pre-owned cars. Really. Jill Merriam, Dealer For The People at Key Cars, is here to announce Hyundai’s certified pre-owned program has won a HUGE award. No surprise, as Connecticut car buyers flock to purchase used Hyundai, solely because of the value of the warranty. In this quick, Nicer, Newer News[…]

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How negative equity affects your next car purchase

June 3, 2019
How negative equity affects your next car purchase

If you owe money on your current car, you can still buy a nicer, newer car, whether you buy from Key Chevrolet of Middletown, Key Hyundai of Manchester, or Key Hyundai of Milford or any new or used car dealer ship in Connecticut. If you have negative equity on your current vehicle, it’s not a secret and certainly no scam: you can buy a new car, and financing will reflect the[…]

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What’s the deal with auto incentives?

May 28, 2019
What’s the deal with auto incentives?

It’s the end of the month, and the questions always come up: do auto incentives offered by a car manufacturer carry over month to month? Why the rush to get a cash back incentive at the end of a month? In this quick 2 minute video, Jill Merriam, Dealer For The People at Key Cars, translates automotive incentives – how and when they benefit the customer, and why sales people[…]

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New space in Hartford to help inspire, create, and innovate

May 19, 2019
New space in Hartford to help inspire, create, and innovate

What would you do if you given the space to create? Create ideas, inventions, art, business — who knows what you might come up with if given the space to explore and grow! Connecticut has long been the foundation for creativity and innovation, and now Hartford has an ideal place to bring those ideas to fruition. Jill Merriam, Dealer For The People at Key Cars of Connecticut, CT’s favorite new[…]

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Clean out kitchen and help CT’s homeless create a home

May 13, 2019
Clean out kitchen and help CT’s homeless create a home

Key Cars of Connecticut, CT’s favorite new and used car dealership, partners with several Connecticut charities, all doing great work, and this one is a favorite for sure: producing concrete solutions to help eliminate CT’s homelessness. Listen as Jill Merriam, Dealer For The People at Connecticut’s Key Cars, explains why she and her husband Rob are huge supporters of Journey Home CT. Learn of the amazing solutions they’ve created to[…]

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Guess who’s having a birthday?

May 5, 2019
Guess who’s having a birthday?

Birthdays are for celebrating, and we want to know: do you think big birthdays require bigger celebrations? Here’s the deal: this is a milestone birthday for Jill Merriam, Dealer For The People at Key Chevrolet of Middletown, and Key Hyundai of Manchester and Milford. And because Jill likes to look back to move forward, it got her thinking quite a bit about what’s important to her, reflecting on the past[…]

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Buying a new car is not the worst decision you’ll ever make

April 29, 2019
Buying a new car is not the worst decision you’ll ever make

When you begin researching and shopping for a new or used car at Key Cars or any car dealership or on-line or wherever, we bet you’ve heard this advice more than once. Maybe you’ve even shared it, you know, the warning shot to stay away from new cars, because of depreciation in value. You’ve probably heard this piece of unsolicited advice more than once, how this is the one car[…]

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How digital advertising is alarmingly amazing

April 22, 2019
How digital advertising is alarmingly amazing

It’s no secret (anymore) that on-line behavior and internet use is tracked in order to serve up ads for the products we want, whether it’s a new or used car from Key Chevrolet of Middletown, Key Hyundai of Manchester or Key Hyundai of Milford – or shoes or tools or glasses or whatever – the products and services companies think we want from watching what we click, where and when.[…]

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Meet world famous mechanic from Key Chevrolet of Middletown Connecticut

April 14, 2019
Meet world famous mechanic from Key Chevrolet of Middletown Connecticut

People love their cars, often forming clubs and attending car shows to see the very best of the best high performance vehicles. The American automotive staple, the beloved Corvette, definitely has a huge, loyal, fan base, almost like no other. Jill Merriam, Dealer For The People at Key Cars of Connecticut, is celebrating a remarkable staff of amazing people. One particular mechanic is a world-renowned Corvette expert, with quite the[…]

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