So besides my usual "miser" like tendencies, I have been lucky to
score a good deal on my last auto purchase (over 15 years
And no, this new car isn't even for me (I'm still driving
around in my 1994 Honda Civic EX Coupe
), it's for my wife,
LOL. Anyway, chalk this up to a little research and knowing
the right people.
We went shopping for cars for a few months and ended up with a
great new Mini Cooper (it's actually on order now, but you can
see how sweet it's gonna look
The bottom line here is definitely consult some online shopping
tips on buying new cars. I used the information I learned
online to get about $800 off MSRP (on a Mini, that's
). I also found out I had a friend who's dad ran a
local Mini dealership, so that saved us another $500.
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