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How autotrader helped me adult


Life is hard.  I’ve been so used to my parents just handling all adult things for me I had no clue what to do when it was actually time to buy my own car.  I mean I hate adulting so much I almost asked my mom to write this blog post for me.  Parents are great aren’t they.

When I started to think about buying a car and what to do I immediately got overwhelmed.  The process initially seems scary, long, tedious, and nerve wracking.  I was dreading going to the dealership and being taken advantage of and thought I’d end up paying more than I should.  Luckily for me, I found Autrotrader! With Autotrader, it’s exciting to know that I wouldn’t have to experience the anxiety-laced trips to car dealerships that my parents had to endure.  I had rather use this method vs. going to a dealership to buy a vehicle.  Frankly, I have not had very good experiences [ read: awful, literally the worst ever! ] with car salesmen.

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What I found on is that the entire process, setting up an account, selecting a vehicle based on my specific criteria including the model, year, mileage, style, features, and even how far to drive to test drive a  car—-is all a cinch.  It is truly one of the friendliest and easiest to navigate websites that I’ve ever used.  It’s so easy, even my mom can use it!

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I highly recommend it for buying or selling a vehicle.  For me, Autotrader is the undisputed leader in this field and can definitely take the bite out of dealing with car salesmen.  Even if you’re not sure about how or where to start your search? is an excellent resource for great tips and expert advice that makes car shopping easier.

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Buying my first car was really a right of passage into adulthood and with Autotrader I was able to handle it all by myself!  I should get a big girl star don’t you think? If you’ve narrowed down your car options, but need a bit more information, Autotrader allows you to compare cars and features that provide you with valuable information to make a smart choice.

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Thank goodness for that!  I really enjoyed the experience and I’m beeeyyyyoonnddd in love with my new car!! Thanks Autotrader!