Buying a Used Car for the Family? Here are a few Tips

You’ve decided to invest in a new vehicle for your family, but you already know going to the lot and buying a brand new one is not an option. Good news is that you can easily go to the lot and buy a used car for much cheaper, and they often feature the exact same technology used in today’s latest cars.  Not only will buying used help lower your insurance premiums, but it will also lead to a lower monthly car payment than you would have if you purchased new.

The first thing you’ll want to think about when buying a car for the family is the amount of seating it has. After all, if you have four or more kiddos, your vehicle options will include vans, trucks, and SUVs.  After you have decided how many seats you want the car to have, you can then move on to taking into account the safety features.  Some of the best are:

  • Adaptive headlights
  • Adaptive cruising
  • Air bags

You will also find it helpful to conduct a bit of online research before you head out car shopping.  Asking friends, family, and co-workers for their recommendations on buying a car can also be valuable to the buying process. The more information and reviews you read about the cars you’re thinking about buying, the better.

If you have any questions about buying new or used, including inquiries about insurance, please don’t hesitate to reach out to LG Insurance Group in Marietta, GA today. With a qualified agent on the other end of the phone, you can take comfort in knowing you’re being provided sound advice.