Car Shopping

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When to buy a new car (or used) and not mess it up
May 6, 2021

When to buy a new car (or used) and not mess it up

How will I know when to buy a new car? That’s a question many Americans ask themselves every year. For more than 150 million the last three years before the COVID-19 pandemic, the answer was “now,” whether that meant new…

Longest-lasting vehicles in 2021 – iSeeCars.com study
March 19, 2021

Longest-lasting vehicles in 2021 – iSeeCars.com study

Full-size SUVs are vehicles for the long haul. In fact, the top four vehicles lasting 200,000 miles or more and six of the top 10 are full-size SUVs, according to a study by online research and shopping website iSeeCars.com. The…

These are the best used car websites, our research shows
February 19, 2021

These are the best used car websites, our research shows

Shopping for your next used car? Then you probably are spending a lot of time online at used car websites. About 80 percent of the millions of used car shoppers each year spend nearly two-thirds of their research and shopping…

Ways to avoid holiday stress
November 27, 2020

7 ways to avoid holiday shopping stress and still buy a car

Each holiday season seems to get longer and more stressful. Shoppers strategize about visits to their favorite retail stores, which generally are crowded already with everyone else who strategized about visiting favorite stores. And all gets more frenzied by advertising…

How and where to find end-of-year new and used car deals
November 6, 2020

How and where to find end-of-year new and used car deals

The end of the year is the best time to get a deal on a vehicle. That’s the common wisdom, anyway. COVID-19 and its ripple effects have changed the calculation this year for many shoppers, but one thing that hasn’t…