Blog Articles

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1. a regularly updated website or web page, typically one run by an individual or small group, that is written in an informal or conversational style.

That’s a good definition but the We Drive blog is a lot more than that. It’s your free guide to everything you want to know, or should know, about all things automotive: advice on cars, help on financing, thoughts on car-buying, and the truth about dealerships and pricing. We Drive is your car-buying solution and these blog articles are a great source of honest information. And if you want to chat more about any automotive or financing topic, we’re just a phone call away. So read away… and then give us a call!

15 OCT

Vehicle Rebates

by Ashley Eisenband
Business Development Manager
We Drive

If you’re new to the world of rebates, it’s always good to understand how they work before accepting them.  First of all, what are rebates?  A rebate is the auto manufacturer’s way of motivating us to buy.  It is a set amount of money (cha-ching!) that is taken off the price of the vehicle at… Read Full Article

03 OCT

Misconception #2…Car Salesmen

by Donna Acosta
Auto Advisor / Account Executive
We Drive

Why you want to buy through We Drive's free, car-buying solution and not go on your own... There are approximately one million new autos sold every month in the U.S. and many buyers make the big mistake in the car-buying process by visiting a dealership and buying from the wrong type of sales representative.  The… Read Full Article

18 SEP

Get Rid of the Road Rage. Enjoy Your Car!

by Jim Kerin
Director of Sales & Finance
We Drive

Like so many other days, I pulled into work on a recent morning feeling the stress and aggravation of all the traffic in South Florida.  It was my main topic of conversation that morning.  I was so mad.  I could not understand how more than half of the people on the road could be so… Read Full Article

01 SEP

GAP Insurance – a Lesson Learned

by Jodi Lyon
Finance Advisor
We Drive

Guaranteed Asset Protection (GAP) is when you owe more on your vehicle than it is valued at.  If your purchase a vehicle and have little or no money down, you risk the chance of being upside down at some point in time.  If you purchase a vehicle for $25,000 and a year or two later… Read Full Article

15 AUG

My Wife’s Observation of Going to a Dealership

by Danny Liddell
Auto Advisor
We Drive

My wife recently told me, "When I go to a car dealership I wonder if I can trust the dealership and its staff.  I wonder are they going to sell me the car of my dreams or are they just trying to make a sale.  How do I even know what they are saying about… Read Full Article

31 JUL

Are You Receiving Warranty Offers in the Mail? DON’T GET FOOLED!

by Ken Frank
Finance Supervisor
We Drive

Every week I receive calls from credit union members about extended warranty offers they receive in the mail. People receive these unsolicited mail offers usually shortly after they buy a car or when they renew their registrations. The companies behind these offers use the state DMV information that is available to the public to create… Read Full Article