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Sell Your Car the Right Way


If you think it is time to make a change in your life but you are not sure what kind of change, the first thing you should do is to change your car with a new one. However, before you buy a new car you will have to sell your car that you have owned until now. 

Step 1

The first thing that you will have to do when you decide to sell your car is to tell all your friends about it. Maybe one of them has long wanted your car but didn't thought that you might actually let it go. However, this type of advertising is very small and even though it doesn't cost you any money the chances for you to sell your car are very small.

Step 2

The next thing that you could do is post an announcement in the local newspaper. Usually, they wont charge you for one appearance of you post but if you want your post to reappear weekly, then it is a certitude that they will ask you for some money. So you might end up with only loosing money when you try to sell your car.

Step 3

Another method for you could be to take the car to a used car park. You will have to leave it there and also pay for the storage space. Usually at these places very talented people work so it wont be a problem for them to sell your car for a commission that is not fix.

Tips and Comments

But the best method remains to go online and find specialized pages where you can post adds. There you will find out that it is very easy to sell it and get the money that you ask for. However, online there are a few rules that any seller should follow. The first one is to ad good taken pictures of your car so that the potential customers have an idea of what you are selling. The second rule is to give very specific details about its features and you should also be honest about it. If a part of the car doesn't function correctly you should mention that as well. This way, your credibility will be higher and the chances of being contacted buy potential customers will also increase.

Also when you sell your car online, you should ask a little bit more than you actually want for it. In case of negotiation you will get the money that you wanted in the first place and the buyer will be happy as well. So remember, if you want to sell your car you can tell your friends about it, you can go to the local newspaper and ad announcements there, you can take it to a used car park and let the people who work there try to sell it, or you can go online and try to sell it yourself for no cost at all.

By Toma Mircea, published at 04/02/2012
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