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KBB Car Buying Tip 2: Side-by-Side Comparison

February 23, 2020

Do you take as much time buying a car as you do when looking for a place to live?  Finding an apartment, room to rent, or even purchasing a condo or house? We tend to take our time when making these decisions, but rush when purchasing a vehicle. Jill Merriam, Dealer For The People at Key Cars, recently discovered an article in Kelley Blue Book sharing the top ten car[…]

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KBB Tip 1: What kind of car shopper are you? Have you ever thought about it?

February 17, 2020

Kelley Blue Book is the car buyer’s bible, and recently Jill Merriam, Dealer For The People at Key Cars of Connecticut, came across an article at KBB.com highlighting KBB’s ten car buying tips. The car shopping advice is excellent, so much so, listen as Jill shares it with you in this quick Nicer, Newer News video. Plus, she’s added her own experience as the Dealer For The People, helping 1000s of[…]

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New car rear occupant indicator annoying – and lifesaving

February 9, 2020

Every summer it happens, families destroyed and hearts broken. At Key Cars of Connecticut, we are pleased that Hyundai is doing something about it. But perhaps all that is about to change. Listen as Jill Merriam, Dealer For The People at Key Cars of Connecticut, explains the new auto technology from Hyundai, rear-seat occupant indicator, which is so simple, and so smart, and will no doubt save lives. In this[…]

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Why you should buy a rental car

February 3, 2020

People used to think purchasing a rental car was a HUGE mistake! Forget what you always heard, because the research shows something quite different. That’s old news, and Jill Merriam from Key Cars of Connecticut in Milford, Manchester, and Middletown will tell you exactly why purchasing a rental is a smart, economical, awesome option! Why rental cars are great options for used car shoppers At Key Cars of Connecticut, we[…]

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Hyundai continues to impress with new Sonata and Palisade

January 13, 2020

There are two brand new Hyundai vehicles for 2020 (available right now at Key Hyundai of Milford and Key Hyundai of Manchester) that have to be seen to be believed. Seriously. At Key Cars of Connecticut, Jill Merriam, Dealer For The People is pleased to highlight two brand new Hyundai vehicles that deserve your immediate attention. The Hyundai Sonata (already a solid, fabulous car — but forget what you thought[…]

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What “No Money Down” means when you are buying a car

January 6, 2020

The radio is full of “no money down” advertising for Key Cars of Connecticut, and for lots of other dealerships — but what’s the deal when buying a new or used car in Milford, Manchester, Middletown or anywhere? Jill Merriam, Dealer For The People at Key Cars of Connecticut, knows buying a car is a huge expense and big decision – and the car salesperson knows it as well. So[…]

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Why automotive service advisors are unsung heroes

December 17, 2019

Service advisors – the people you see or talk to at Key Cars of Connecticut or any car dealership when making an appointment or describing what is going on with your vehicle. These are the people who after consulting with the customer, then schedule an appointment with the actual service technicians (aka mechanics) who work on the actual vehicle to fix whatever is broken. These amazing, patient solution providers work personally with customers[…]

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Dollars vs dimes: when saving a little costs a lot

December 8, 2019

“IMG_3240” by lkeech3 is licensed under CC BY-ND 2.0 Do you know what “stepping over dollars to save dimes” means? It’s something Jill Merriam, The Dealer For The People’s Grandma used to say, and she sees this every day at Key Cars of Connecticut’s Milford, Manchester, and Middletown car dealerships. Jill Merriam, Dealer For The People, and the incredible team of solution providers at Key Cars of Connecticut help thousands[…]

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How to determine whether to lease or buy a car

November 3, 2019

Leasing vs buying always brings up a lot of questions when looking for a car, and often a lot of confusion when car buyers are out shopping for a nicer, newer car at Key Hyundai of Manchester, Key Chevrolet of Middletown, or Key Hyundai of Milford – or any car dealership. Jill Merriam, Dealer For The People at Key Cars of Connecticut, is clearing that up in this quick, Nicer,[…]

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Electric Cars: yay or nay?

October 21, 2019

Why are electric car sales lackluster at Key Cars of Connecticut and throughout New England? With so much concern on the climate, why are electric vehicles not taking off like the auto industry (and the world) expected them to? Jill Merriam, Dealer For The People at Key Cars, sees SUVs and trucks fly off the lot, and yet the electric automotive option is, well, not. In this Nicer, Newer News[…]

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