Whether you plan on leasing or buying a new car, it’s a big decision. We put together a simple guide to help you conquer car buying. Whether you’re unsure what features you really want, or you’re mulling over which financing option is right for you, we can help you narrow it down.
Now that you know what you want and how you’ll pay for it, it’s time to see your new car in person.
Gather your driver’s license and proof of insurance.
Test-drive the vehicles you’re interested in.
Talk to your dealer about next steps.
Pick up your car
Are you ready to take that dream car home?
Remember your down payment, prequalified financing letter (if applicable) and insurance card.
You may also need proof of employment, residency and income.
Got a trade-in? Don’t forget the title, registration, keys, account information and owner’s manual.
By Kelly Schaefer Hill, GM Financial
GM Financial’s Kelly Schaefer Hill is a seasoned road warrior with a history of long road trips and early morning drives. When she’s not belting out an alternative rendition of “The Wheels on the Bus” to her daughters, she's digging into digital marketing data.
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