How often have you looked at a used car advertised online for, say, £12,995 and decided to visit the dealership to look at the car. But when you arrived, you discovered that the price on the car was actually £14,995?
It is not unusual for used car dealers to advertise the same car at different prices on different websites, or to have Used Cars For Sale Nissan Maxima SV Sand Creek WI 54765 a higher price on the car window and a lower price advertised on the web. There are usually two reasons for this: 1) if a customer hasn’t seen the lower price advertised elsewhere, the dealer can try and sell the car at the higher price; or 2) the dealer can claim that the car has ‘already been reduced’, to try make Nissan Maxima SV Sand Creek WI 54765 the car look like a better deal. This strategy is used to stop a customer haggling for a lower price.
Plenty of used car dealers are very slippery at handling the question of “Isn’t this car advertised for less on the internet?” Often, the dealer will ‘suddenly remember’ that it has ‘only just been reduced this morning’ or make up some nonsense Don’t Get Fooled: 5 Tips For Buying A Good Used Car Nissan Maxima SV Sand Creek WI 54765 about ‘web-only offers’, or mutter something about how they ‘haven’t had enough time to update the price in the car window’. It doesn’t really matter what the excuse is – they are simply trying it on, and then try to cover it up when they realise you actually know what you’re talking about.
The reality is that there is no recommended retail Nissan Maxima SV Sand Creek WI 54765 price for a used car – a seller, whether private or dealer, is entitled to ask whatever price they like for their car. It’s simple capitalism, with supply and demand determining the price. A salesman is not obliged to offer you a lower price, just as a customer is not under any obligation to pay a higher price. It comes down Nissan Maxima SV Sand Creek WI 54765 to who wants the deal more and is prepared to concede more ground, or who is better at negotiating a deal.
Although it’s not illegal for a dealer to advertise the same car at two (or more) different prices, it’s not exactly an example of outstanding business ethics if their used car pricing is handled like this as a matter of course.
It Nissan Maxima SV Sand Creek WI 54765 can get more serious if the dealer refuses to sell you the car at the advertised price. We are no longer talking about a dealer omitting to mention that a car is advertised and available for a cheaper price, but actually refusing to honour their own advertised pricing. These days, this sort of behaviour is thankfully becoming rare. Most dealers advertise Nissan Maxima SV Sand Creek WI 54765 their cars on commercial classifieds websites, and can easily alter their used car pricing in seconds. In the past, an error in an old-style newspaper or magazine ad couldn’t be changed once it had been printed (assuming that it is a genuine error, rather than simply a dubious selling technique).
In this sort of situation, you need to have proof of the Nissan Maxima SV Sand Creek WI 54765 lower advertised price. With online ads, it is easy for you to look up the advertised price on your smartphone in seconds, but a dealer can also change their advertised price just as quickly, so always print out the advertisement before you visit the dealership. If you hold your ground, and if you start mentioning phrases like ‘false advertising’ and ‘breach Nissan Maxima SV Sand Creek WI 54765 of trading standards’, dealers will generally concede fairly quickly. But is this the sort of dealer you want to be buying your car from?
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Embrace the Wisconsin outdoors with an ideal camping experience
At least so far.Established as a state park in 1965, Rock Island offers miles of hiking trails, 2,000 feet of sand beach and the oldest lighthouse in Wisconsin ... Distance from Madison: Token Creek is less than 30 minutes from just about anywhere in ...
Mystery sludge turns Trempealeau River orange; officials seeking clues to content of spill after frac mine rescue
An unknown quantity of sludge spilled into a nearby creek and eventually into the Trempealeau River. A spokesman for the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources said a spill team was on site Tuesday trying to determine the quantity and contents of the ...
Proposed sand mine raises alarm among Jefferson County residents
Misgivings also extend to the effect runoff from the site could have downstream, throughout the Sandy Creek ... sand and gravel increased by more than 30 percent, “owing primarily to increased activity in the oil and gas sector.” Trailing only ...
Colfax youth remembered with tractor parade
The following story is reprinted with permission of Wisconsin State Farmer ... he enjoyed listening to Johnny Cash and morning coffee at the Sand Creek Cenex. "Braden was one of those salt-of-the-earth kind of guys," said Colfax High School Principal ...
Teen rolls pickup in western Wisconsin, is thrown to his death
A teenage driver rolled his pickup truck in western Wisconsin and was thrown to his death ... The driver was identified as Braden Lemler, 16, of nearby Sand Creek. Lemler did not have on his seat belt, the Sheriff’s Office added. Lemler was driving ...
16-Year-Old Killed in Crash in Dunn County
Authorities say one person was killed in a Dunn County, Wisconsin, crash Friday afternoon ... The driver, 16-year-old Braden Lemler, from Sand Creek, had been ejected from the vehicle. The driver was later pronounced dead at the scene.
Raymond H. Gilberts, age 97, passed away surrounded by his family on Wednesday, February 28, 2018 at Lake Hallie Memory Care in Chippewa Falls WI. He was born December 9, 1920 in Sand Creek WI to George and Ida (Harstad) Gilberts. He married Ardith ...