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The back-story on Key Cars of Connecticut: a small business success story

August 10, 2020
The back-story on Key Cars of Connecticut: a small business success story

How did Jill Merriam become the Dealer For The People? It sounds like a stretch, but believe it or not, it all started at Microsoft. Yes, that Microsoft. Jill Merriam, half of the brother-sister partnership who run Key Cars of Connecticut, began her career in finance at Microsoft, before thinking long and hard about her family-run business back home. Before long, her brother Jeff partners with Jill to become third-generation[…]

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WARNING: check the back seat before leaving the vehicle

August 3, 2020
WARNING: check the back seat before leaving the vehicle

Jill Merriam shares new safety technology from several auto manufacturers to alert drivers to check the back seat of their vehicle before leaving the car. The rear seat warning indicator will save lives, especially during the hot days of summer.

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Flexibility is key for customer service at CT car dealership

July 27, 2020
Flexibility is key for customer service at CT car dealership

Jill Merriam, Dealer For The People at Key Cars, explains why flexibility is key in the post-quarantine COVID19 business environment, and how Key Cars is making it work successfully.

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Jill Merriam drives and reviews the 2020 Hyundai Sonata

July 20, 2020
Jill Merriam drives and reviews the 2020 Hyundai Sonata

Jill Merriam, Dealer For The People at Key Cars of Connecticut, reviews the 2020 Hyundai Sonata and likes what she finds. Learn about the vast improvements, new technology, and sharp new look of this brand new version of Sonata.

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Why NOW is the very best time to buy a car

July 13, 2020
Why NOW is the very best time to buy a car

Jill Merriam Dealer For The People at Key Cars, the favorite CT family owned and operated car dealers, explains why now is the very best time to buy a car – post-quarantine offers unprecedented opportunity to purchase a new car in Connecticut.

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What life is like at Key Cars during COVID19

July 6, 2020
What life is like at Key Cars during COVID19

At Key Cars of Connecticut, all precautions are in place to keep employees and customers safe during COVID19 and business up and operating. Well done, CT!

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Learning how to survive teaches life skills

June 29, 2020
Learning how to survive teaches life skills

Jill Merriam shares an experience her husband went through a while back, learning to survive in the wilderness, and how stepping out of our comfort zone can help us all become better people, as we’re learning all too well during COVID19 crisis.

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What is your vehicle of choice? Car, truck, or SUV?

June 22, 2020
What is your vehicle of choice? Car, truck, or SUV?

Drivers were surveyed on their vehicle of choice and results are dictating what auto manufacturers produce. Key Cars of CT wants to know what car, truck, or SUV you prefer, and has your decision changed in light of COVID quarantine and current inventory and interest rates?

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Be kind to local businesses as they reopen after COVID19.

June 15, 2020
Be kind to local businesses as they reopen after COVID19.

Jill Merriam tells how compassion and kindness are needed now more than ever, as Connecticut businesses reopen with care and caution, after the COVID19 crisis.

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Video tour of Key Cars preperations toward a safe post-Covid future

June 8, 2020
Video tour of Key Cars preperations toward a safe post-Covid future

Jill Merriam keeps the camera rolling as she visits Connecticut Key Cars auto dealerships preparing to reopen to full staff post-COVID. See first-hand the safety precautions in place, and how Key Cars is committed to public and employee safety while helping everyone who wants to drive a nicer, newer car.

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