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 FEB

Preventative Maintenance

by David Salcedo
Finance Advisor
We Drive

When owning a car, whether it’s new or used, routine maintenance is a must to keep your car running in optimum condition. Learning your car's maintenance schedule is important so you can prevent costly repairs. For example, changing your oil and air filter, getting a tune up, checking all your fluids, and also checking for leaks… Read Full Article

04 FEB

The Car We Didn’t Sell

by Joe Wilson
Vice President of Operations
We Drive

Our best deal yet may very well be the car we didn’t sell. Let me go back a bit and explain. I was part of the concept team that created We Drive. Our goal was a cutting-edge, car-buying solution with a great member experience. We wanted to offer new and used vehicles, even motorcycles, with… Read Full Article

15 JAN

Does the New Technology in Your Car Drive You Crazy?

by Tom Glickman
Senior Vice President/CSO
We Drive

It’s been 7 years between car purchases for me and with my new 2018 vehicle I am amazed at the technological improvements.  Sure, the salesman synced my cell phone with my new car just before I drove it off the lot.  As usual the car-buying process at the dealership took several hours.  Who wants to… Read Full Article

01 JAN

Three Money-Saving Driving Tips

by Lori Cooke
Vice President of Marketing
We Florida Financial

For many of us, our cars are the second largest purchase we ever make.  The costs, however, don’t end with an auto loan.  There’s gas, insurance, maintenance, and the list goes on!  Here are 3 ways you can save thousands of dollars over the life of your car. 1. Don’t be a speed demon.  Speeding, hard… Read Full Article

15 DEC

Buying an Extended Warranty at the Time of Purchase

by Danny Liddell
Auto Advisor / Account Executive
We Drive

There are so many products dealerships push on customers to buy while financing.  I know the feeling of walking into a dealership and feeling completely unaware.  This blog is to give members and the general public some helpful tips.  Today’s tip focuses on extended warranties.  Most people when buying new or used ask if the… Read Full Article

01 DEC

Got GAP?

by Donna Acosta
Auto Advisor / Account Executive
We Drive

Owing more than your car is worth is called being "upside down" in your loan and it can be a problem if your car is totaled in a crash, or if your car is stolen and not recovered.  Either way, your insurance pays you what the car is worth, not what you owe on the… Read Full Article