Just Starting Your Career? Buying a Used Car is Best

When starting any career, a reliable vehicle is a necessity. As a young professional strapped for cash, a new car may be out of your price range, but that doesn’t mean you can’t own a nice, dependable vehicle. A used car can be the best option for many reasons.

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Do Some Research Before Buying Your Next Used Car

Choosing the right vehicle to get you where you need to go can be a daunting task. You need a reliable vehicle, but you don’t want to pay a fortune. Knowing where to start can be as overwhelming as the process itself, so doing a bit of research will help you make a more informed decision. 

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The Average Length of Car Ownership at All Time High

We Americans love our cars. That’s why it may surprise you that we are purchasing fewer cars than we ever have in recent history. According to recent reports, the average lifespan of an American automobile is about 11 years. This is much higher than in the 1990’s when we were trading in our old wheels for new ones after owning them for around 8 years. So why is the average length of car ownership at an all-time high? Are we just getting more sentimental about our vehicles?

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What Does Buy Here Pay Here Mean?

Most people have heard the expression “buy here pay here.” Locally, they are commonly referring to selling used cars at a buy here pay here Phoenix lot. However, just because they have heard the term doesn’t mean that they understand it. So, what does “buy here, pay here” really mean?

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4 Tips to Keep Your Car Cool in the Summer Heat

Everybody knows the feelings of getting into a car boiling from sitting in the sun; the sweltering air hitting your face as the doors get opened, the seats scalding your skin as you gingerly seat yourself, and even the burning of the steering wheel against your already sweaty palms. Well, the Phoenix car dealer experts at Drive Now have compiled these “4 Tips to Keep Your Car Cool in the Summer Heat” to keep you comfortable while on the go!

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Do I Have Options if My Car Payments are Too Much of a Burden?

Most people live paycheck to paycheck. Add in an emergency or unexpected bill and many will have to choose which bills to pay. If this goes on too long, you may worry about losing your car or even your house. There may even be a time when your car payments become too much of a burden. However, there are some options that you may want to look into before you start to worry about getting your car repossessed, including the best bad credit auto loans Arizona has available.

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2017’s Hottest Summer Road Trips

Summertime is always a great time of year for an epic road trip. It’s a time when you can crank the music up, put the windows down (or crank the A/C too!), and stretches of highway at your fingertips. There’s little more to bring excitement to summer than the feeling of the open road. If you feel like your toes are itching to put the pedal to the metal, then you’ve come to the right place. These 5 road trip destinations are certain to set you free this summer while exploring classic Americana on Route 66.

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Three Questions You Should Ask Before Financing Your Used Car

Buying a car can be confusing. First, you have to find the perfect car for you, but that is only the beginning. You have to figure out how you are going to pay for it. Most people are unable to buy a car outright so they have to find a loan to cover the cost. However, each loan is different so it is important to ask the right questions before you sign the dotted line! Here are some questions you should ask before financing your used car.

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Arizona Auto Loans: Car Financing Options

We know cars are not a cheap investment, even if you decide to go the economical route and buy a reliable used car, like so many people, you will still likely need a loan to finance the purchase. While still a form of debt, auto loans can be beneficial to building good credit. How does this work? By making timely payments, you can help boost your credit score; therefore, making it easier to get affordable loans for other necessities in the future.

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When is the Best Time to Buy a Used Car?

Have you always wondered when the best time to buy a used car is? Or maybe you would rather know the worst time of year to buy a new car? Check out the data Drive Now has gathered from iSeeCars.com on when the most Arizona used cars are purchased. We’ve got the top 5 best and worst times to purchase a car. If you like to plan accordingly, it looks like the fall holidays are key to getting you the most bang for your buck!

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Pros of Buying a Used Car with a Tax Refund

It’s that time of year! No, not Christmas – tax season. While tax season can be stressful for some taxpayers, it can also feel a bit like, well, Christmas, to others. If you are receiving a big tax refund this year, how to spend it can be a difficult decision. While it may seem tempting to splurge and spend your tax refund on non-essential items, putting that money toward a long-term investment is a better choice for the long run. Have you considered buying a used car? If not, maybe you should. Here are 3 reasons why buying a used with this year’s tax refund is a great idea:

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