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Get Used: Used Cars under $20,000

2012 Prius When it comes to car shopping, $20,000 can go a long way, especially if you’re considering a used car. Buying used means that someone else has taken the initial hit on depreciation, and while it’s not typically the case, USA Today reports that some used cars that were bought in May 2013 have actually appreciated in value, including the 2012 Chevrolet Malibu, Subaru Forester and 2009 Kia Sorento. [Read: Best Used Car Sales July 2014] Our used ... continue reading»

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Lower Used Car Prices Mean Savings for Buyers

2010 Jeep Wrangler There’s good news for used car shoppers. After years of high prices, used car prices are now the lowest they’ve been in four years, according to Edmunds.com.    “Now that the new car market has hit its stride, buyers are no longer drawn to used cars the way they have been in recent years,” Edmunds.com's Director of Used Car Analysis Joe Spina says in a statement. “Used car prices will likely continue to decline in the ... continue reading»

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Hurricane Sandy Drives Used Car Prices Up

SVLuma / Shutterstock.com Hurricane Sandy’s trail of destruction hasn’t left used car shoppers unscathed. The National Automobile Dealers Association reports that used cars that are up to eight-years old could see prices rise 0.5% to 1.5% in December. “The loss of used-vehicle supply and the increase in replacement demand after Hurricane Sandy will have the greatest impact on used-vehicle prices in December,” says Jonathan Banks, executive automotive analyst with the NADA Used Car Guide. In comparison, NADA says that ... continue reading»

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Used Cars: Better Choice than New?

Justin Sullivan/Getty Images When shopping for a car, choosing between new or used means considering a lot of different factors. New cars are under warranty, while with some used cars, you have to worry about the vehicle’s maintenance history and hope there are no problems. On the other hand, used cars tend to be more affordable than new cars, and you can often get more car for your money. Now there are a couple more reasons to give used cars another look ... continue reading»

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Used Car Prices Declining

Tim Boyle/Getty Images If you’re shopping for a used car, there’s good news. Used car prices are beginning to drop after months of record high levels. Earlier this year, analysts said that used car shoppers should expect to pay more due to higher demand and lower inventory levels. In February, the National Automobile Dealers Association (NADA) Used Car Guide predicted that used car prices would peak in April and May. While this was good for consumers who wanted to trade in ... continue reading»

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