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Simple tips to prepare your car for winter weather

November 17, 2019

Is autumn already over? The cold and winter is bearing down on Milford, Manchester, Middletown – all of New England – is your vehicle ready for the snow, slush, and ice ahead? Jill Merriam, Dealer For The People you hear on the radio all the time from Key Cars of Connecticut, knows winter weather often sneaks up on us, leaving us unprepared for snow and cold. There are simple things you[…]

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Connecticut Family Business of the Year nominee

November 11, 2019

People sometimes warn, whatever you do, don’t go into business with family, but Jill Merriam, Dealer For The People at Key Cars of Connecticut, is here to tell you, nothing is farther from the truth. Key Cars was recently nominated as CT Family Business of the Year by the Hartford Business Journal – and there’s no better honor. At the awards ceremony, Key Cars employees were in a room filled[…]

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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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Defensive driving class in Connecticut

October 28, 2019

Whether just learning, or if you’ve been on the road for decades, there’s always room for improvement when tackling the roads behind the wheel of a nicer, newer car. No matter how good a driver you are – or think you are – there’s always room for improvement. Recently, Jill Merriam learned about an amazing opportunity to do just that, right here at a legit, real racetrack right here in[…]

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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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On-line car buying: what’s in it for you?

October 15, 2019

On-line car buying options have been advertising like crazy lately, so Jill Merriam, Dealer For The People at Key Cars of Connecticut, decided to dig a little deeper to find out how it benefits the customer over visiting a brick and mortar car dealership. The Dealer For The People keeps abreast of what’s happening in the auto industry, and right now, on-line car buying seems to be everywhere. Considering Key[…]

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Do you remember your first time behind the wheel?

October 7, 2019

That first time behind the wheel — the freedom, the power – there’s really nothing quite like it, and now that Jill Merriam, Dealer For The People at Key Cars has a son ready to get his driver’s license, she’s been thinking a lot about how cars have changed, and also about how they haven’t. That first time behind the wheel is magical, and that’s something that hasn’t changed no[…]

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Don’t miss this amazing museum for car lovers

September 30, 2019

Car shows are a big deal in Connecticut, attracting thousands of CT car buffs who love everything automotive. Vintage, celebrity, muscle, high powered, race cars, American, foreign — people love what they love, and always want to see what’s just out of reach. Jill Merriam, Dealer For The People at Key Cars of Connecticut, and so many of our friends are car enthusiasts, so maybe you know about this, but[…]

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Well paying career with no student debt in Connecticut

September 23, 2019

With college debt is bankrupting many graduates, did you know there is a HUGE need for a high paying job that requires little to no student loans right here in CT? Jill Merriam, Dealer For The People at Key Cars of Connecticut, employs well of over 100 full and part-time employees in Milford, Manchester, and Middletown Connecticut, and is uniquely qualified to suggest a great paying, high demand career path.[…]

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How to tell if car warranty phone call is a scam

September 16, 2019

Did you ever get an “urgent” phone call to take IMMEDIATE action to reinstate your car warranty before it’s too late? Alarming for sure, but rest assured, it’s probably a false alarm, and CT’s favorite new and used car dealer Jill Merriam will  share with you exactly how to tell. Jill Merriam, Dealer For The People at Key Cars of Connecticut, wants you to know those annoying robo-calls are NOT[…]

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