Jill Merriam Key Hyundai Blog

How to save a down payment for your next car

Tips to find more money in household budgetJill Merriam, Dealer For The People at Connecticut’s new and used car dealer Key Hyundai knows most of us use every inch of our paychecks on bills and household expenses, but what happens when you take a closer look? Where exactly do your dollars go?

There is a painless, simple plan to save for your next car, just when it seemed every penny was accounted for, and the New Year is the perfect time to start.

How to find extra money in your household budget

This Nicer, Newer News video will show you how to take a closer look at your household budget and come up with a plan on how to save a little more week by week.

Here’s how to get the New Year off on the right foot to put more cash away without feeling the pinch:

With tiny consistent contributions, when it comes time for that nicer, newer car, a down payment will not be a problem.Email Jill directly at jillcares@keycars.com with questions about buying, saving, or financing your next vehicle.

Key Hyundai solution providers are here to help!

Successful year for Key Hyundai community outreach

Key Hyundai and Milford Oyster Festival fun As part of the Key Hyundai of Manchester and/or Key Hyundai of Milford family of employees, customers, friends, neighbors, and family, do you know how amazing you are?

Jill Merriam, Dealer For The People at Connecticut Key Hyundai, sure does. 

In fact, the Dealer For The People wants to thank you, the CT community of employees, customers, family and friends, for helping our CT small business partner with local organizations to do great work right in our own back yard. 

2016 CT community giving

As 2016 rolls to a close, here are some of the amazing things as a new or used car customer helped Key Hyundai support right here in Connecticut.

Take a listen to Jill’s Nicer, Newer News thank you video that highlights partnerships Key Hyundai supported with your help:

Thank you for being part of the Key Hyundai family of friends, neighbors, and community members making the world a better place. If you have a local charity or organization you would like considered for partnership, visit our website and complete the sponsorship form found here

Wishing you and your family a happy and joyous holiday season, and from our Key Hyundai family to yours, a safe and healthy New Year.

Connecticut Key Hyundai employees receive award

Key Hyundai IMPACT award winners announedWhen customers shopping for a nicer, newer car come to Key Hyundai for buying, trading, or financing a new or used car, it’s important for people to listen and learn what they need and why they need it.

It’s important to do the right thing, even when no one is watching, and the first two recipients of the Key Hyundai IMPACT award to just that.

Jill Merriam, Dealer For The People, is pleased to announce the winners of the Key Hyundai IMPACT award, given to the employees who best represent Key Hyundai mission, vision, and values.

Listen to this Nicer, Newer News 2 minute video to learn who won, and why:

Congratulations to Dustin and Dan! Thank you kindly for your continued devotion to providing solutions and helping people drive nicer, newer cars.

Do you have a success story to tell about about how a Key Hyundai employee went above and beyond? Email Jill directly at jillcares@keycars.com and she will make sure the solution provider is recognized, and perhaps becomes a candidate for a future award!

Until we meet again, visit us on Facebook: Key Hyundai Milford and Key Hyundai Manchester!

Who makes money on car financing?

how third party car loans work

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Many new and used car customers think Key Hyundai of Milford and Key Hyundai of Manchester – or any new or used car dealership – benefits when customers receive car financing, and this is simply not true.

Jill Merriam, Dealer For The People at Key Hyundai, explains how a car dealer lends money and how that works.

Take a listen to this Nicer, Newer News video where Jill answers a customer question about third party lenders, and how that affects customers and dealerships.

HINT: we are here to help, not hurt. 

Here’s the proof, take a listen:

High interest car loans are no fun for anybody, but often the only option. Key Hyundai solution providers are happy to talk to you about all options for driving a nicer, newer car.

Call 1-800-450-1422 for a VIP private appointment, or email Jill directly at jillcares@keycars.com if you have questions.