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Buying a Car

Before you go shopping for your next vehicle, check out our free resources to help you get the best deal.

Jersey Shore Car Buying Service

Save an average of $3,402 off MSRP† on new cars! Access a nationwide network of 16,000+ Certified Dealers committed to price transparency and an exceptional car buying experience through our Car Buying Service, powered by TrueCar. Take advantage of this free member benefit — see what others paid for the new car you want, then get real pricing on in-stock vehicles. Or find great local deals on quality pre-owned inventory before going to the dealership. Try TrueCar today to save time and money.

How to get the Best Deal When Buying a Car

Buy new, buy used, or lease? These are just a few of the many decisions you’ll need to make before happily driving away with a vehicle. While shopping for a car or truck is exciting, it is also no simple matter. You can avoid buyer’s remorse by making important financial and practical decisions before signing on the dotted line. Read More…

How to get the Best Financing on Your Next Car

Getting the best deal on automobile financing doesn’t mean accepting the seller’s first offer. To make sure you get the lowest possible interest rate, good dealer incentives, and a monthly payment that works well for you, you will have to do a little legwork—but the effort could save you thousands of dollars. Read More…

Video: Financial Fitness Minute

Get loads of great advice on buying a car and securing financing in less than two minutes. Play the Video

Podcast: Drive Away Happy

In just a little over twelve minutes, you can learn the basic information you need to make smart car-buying decisions. Listen Now (Transcript Available)

Get More Car Buying Resources

We’ve partnered with industry-leading BALANCE to provide you with free access to expertly-crafted financial education and resources to help with your fiscal matters. Check out the Car Buying Toolkit from BALANCE to learn the steps to buying a car:

  • Figure Out What You Can Afford
  • Monitoring Your Credit
  • Understand the Process
  • Know Your Buying Options
  • Get Financing
†Between 7/1/18 and 9/30/18, the average savings off MSRP presented by TrueCar Certified Dealers to users of TrueCar powered websites based on users who received in-stock price offers and who TrueCar identified as purchasing a new vehicle of the same make and model as one of the in-stock price offers from a Certified Dealer as of 10/31/18, was $3,402. Your actual savings may vary based on multiple factors including the vehicle you select, region, dealer, and applicable vehicle specific manufacturer incentives which are subject to change. The MSRP is determined by the manufacturer, and may not reflect the price at which vehicles are generally sold in the dealer’s trade area as not all vehicles are sold at MSRP. Each dealer sets its own pricing.
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