Buying a Car Online
By using the Internet to prepare to buy a car you are taking advantage
of one of the most powerful resources available.
As an enlightened car buyer, you can take advantage of any--or all--of the tools available to you. Some of the
most popular resources include:
|Car and Price Comparisons: CarsDirect.com
allows you to "build" your car by make,
model and options, get a bona-fide price and order the car directly online. The service is available in most of
the U.S. More...
|Financing Comparisons: Home Equity Loans: LendingTree.
One of the strongest advantages of the Internet is the ability to make easy and effective comparisons. LendingTree,
for example, allows you to submit one simple application and receive up to 4 competing loan offers within 2 business
days. There are no fees, no hassle, and they deal with many of the top lenders throughout the U.S. More...
. Since 1989, NetQuote®
has provided consumers with a free, simple, and effective way to fulfill their insurance shopping needs. Free Quotes
Available in All 50 States NetQuote® works with hundreds of partner companies that provide insurance quotes
based on information that you supply. More...
Comparisons: WarrantyDirect. One of the most expensive components on an car transaction is
the purchase of an extended warranty. Usually only available at auto dealerships (where they are frequently marked
up 100% or more!) An extended warranty is basically an insurance policy on the mechanical components of the vehicle.
If it is ever needed, it can save a huge amount in the cost of repairs--both parts and labor. More...