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Key Hyundai employee finds career in car business

Key Hyundai employee finds career in CT car dealershipNew and used car dealerships often have high turnover of employees, but not at Connecticut’s Key Hyundai of Milford and Key Hyundai of Manchester. Many employees start their careers here, then grow and thrive into management positions.

Nick Birdsall is just one of the incredible Key Hyundai team players whose hard work pays off for employers and customers.

As the Dealer For The People at CT Key Hyundai, Jill Merriam first recruits people who love people: helping customers find a solution for their needs. Sometimes, she hits the jackpot and finds people who love people, and love cars.

Meet Nick Birdsall, a Key Hyundai solution provider and find out what he loves about working at Key Hyundai, what he does on a weekend away, and how he grew into a leadership position with Key Hyundai of Milford:

Would you like to join the Key Hyundai solution providers? We often hire as business grows and thrives, and often post open positions first on Facebook! Email jillcares@keycars.com to discover how you might fit into the Key Hyundai family!

PS: Need a nicer, newer car but waiting, waiting, waiting for a good sale? Call 1-800-450-1422 to discover how we might help you drive a car with just a few dollars down!

Connecticut Dealer For The People Explains

Key Hyundai CT new and used carsEveryone hears the Key Hyundai commercials on the radio for new and used cars, starring Jill Merriam, the Connecticut Dealer For The People.

Some people like them, some hate them, but without a doubt, customers always mention the Dealer For the People when they come into Key Hyundai of Milford or Manchester CT!

But what does that mean for you when shopping for a new or used car?

Jill Merriam, Dealer For The People at Key Hyundai, makes it her job to make sure everyone on the Key Hyundai team are examples of the overall mission and vision.

Why is this important to you? Take a listen to this quick Nicer, Newer News video and learn why Key Hyundai lives by their mission and vision, and why it matters when you’re shopping for a new or used car:

The Key Hyundai mission is clear:

“We pledge to be solution providers, never product pushers. We believe everyone deserves to drive a nicer, newer car, and we pledge to keep your car safe and fun to drive for as long as you wish to drive that vehicle.”

That is what we aim for every single day. How are we doing? We’d love to hear your comments! Write Jill directly at jillcares@keycars.com.

3 tips when shopping for a low-budget used car

Tips when buying low budget, cheap used carSometimes people car shopping in Connecticut just want an cheap used car to get them from point A to point B and don’t want to spend a lot at Key Hyundai or any new or used car dealership in CT.

This can often be a mistake.

Friends often ask Jill Merriam, Dealer For The People at Key Hyundai, if there is anything on the lot for less than $3,000, maybe $5,000. Jill wants to help, really she does, but she just can’t recommend that and here’s why.

As the Dealer For The People at Key Hyundai, Jill Merriam knows sometimes you really do get what you don’t pay for. Buying low-budget vehicles often end up costing far more down the road, and then it’s too late. Listen to her quick, Nicer, Newer News video for three tips when considering used cars under a certain threshold:

Often money down, smart financing, and/or a trade-in vehicle, can get a lot more car for your money than that low-budget less-than-three-grand vehicle. If you’re in the market for a low-budget car, call Key Hyundai at 1-800-450-1422. You’ll be surprised how much we can help. 

Any questions at all, email Jill directly at jillcares@keycars.com because we are your Connecticut automotive solution providers and want to get you in a nicer, newer car today!

Craigslist cars: how to stay safe

how to stay safe buying a car on lineThere are some great deals on listing services like Craigslist for new or used cars in Connecticut, but often, the risk can be great as well. 

What can you do to stay safe when buying cars off Craigslist?

The Connecticut Dealer For The People at the popular new and used car dealership Key Hyundai, Jill Merriam, suggests buying cars and other items off Craigslist can be fun and exciting, but dangerous as well. Did you hear about the guy in California? It’s happening more and more, and too many people think it can’t happen to them – until it does.

Take a quick listen to this Nicer, Newer News video for commonsense tips when shopping for a car shopping. Simple tips that can make all the difference in safety:

Have you ever bought something on-line from a site like Craigslist? What was your experience? Tell us about it at jillcares@keycars.com, and if buying on-line is not for you, stop by Key Hyundai of Milford or Key Hyundai of Manchester and enjoy personal attention from our team who wants to help you drive a nicer, newer car today!