Buying & Selling

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Documents You Need When Buying or Selling a Used Car

by Melissa Crumish on

Title Transfers for Used Vehicles There’s more to buying or selling used vehicles than shaking hands and accepting (or writing) checks. There’s a protocol to follow, requiring you submit specific forms to the Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV). These forms are then processed and filed to legally complete the title transfer. Bill of Sale, Car […]

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What to Do if You Buy a Lemon From an Auto Dealer by Melissa Crumish on

Outside of maybe seeing a student driver car practicing a parallel turn next to your new vehicle, nothing causes more fear in new car owners than inadvertently getting saddled with a lemon. Your new carefully planned investment has become a mechanical albatross, costing you time and money with every repair. Fortunately, however, you are protected […]

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How to Obtain a Business License as an Auto Dealer by Nadia Ibanez on

Some people have discovered a love for selling cars and have found thrills in vending the right car for every customer. Auto dealers and salespeople have a certain finesse for selling new and used cars that not everyone can relate to. If you are thinking about entering the auto dealer workforce, whether as a new […]

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6 Tips for Negotiating Price When Buying a Car by Kathy Teel on

Few of us know how to negotiate auto sales, preferring instead to ask a few questions and then agree to whatever the dealership wants – sometimes, whether or not we can afford it. Sometimes, buying a car is stressful, and the list of fees and taxes that go along with it seem set in stone […]

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