3 Tips for Choosing Between New & Used

Hundreds of people all across the Edmonton and Leduc areas are looking to get into their next car, truck, or SUV, and they're all asking the same question - should I buy new or used?

It's a difficult question, which each side having their own pros and cons. That's why Go Auto Outlet has created this list of three important considerations to help you make the right decision!

Your Budget

The first, and frankly, most important consideration before purchasing a vehicle is what kind of budget you have to work with. While purchasing a new vehicle can be made cheaper with leasing or financing options, a used vehicle can be purchased outright - limiting the long-term costs. Of course, how long you intend to own the vehicle can affect your budget - which brings us to...

Period of Ownership

Intend to drive said vehicle just for a year or two before upgrading? Perhaps then leasing works best for you. Want to own the vehicle for several years or more? Then maybe financing or purchasing used is the best option. How long you intend to own the vehicle will affect what kind of purchasing arrangement works best for you! This brings us to our final consideration, which is...

Make & Model

The last consideration you want to make is the exact make and model of car, truck, or SUV you're looking for. Everyone has different needs and desires when it comes to their vehicle - and certain years, makes, and models may satisfy those needs better than others. For instance, you may want a sporty coupe like the new Honda Civic Si, but prefer the looks of the previous generation car - so a used model works best for you!

Those were our three hot tips to help you get thinking about what works best for you - new or used. Now you can make a better decision about how to purchase your next car, truck, or SUV in the Edmonton and Leduc areas!

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