Buying a a car for the first time is scary! Don’t let that intimidate you, here are some tips on how to save for your new vehicle!

  • What will it be needed for? – Be honest about what you will do with your new car. Traveling back to school, going from home to work, loading and unloading, family car etc
  • Budget and Financing- What is your budget, what can you afford and still be comfortable,
  • Looking for the right car – Now for the fun part, looking for a car and explore your options via online and dealerships.
  • Credit Score – Knowing your credit score is very useful to help you save so you know how much you have to pay for the interest rate.
  • Apply for a loan – this can help pay for your car and be able to borrow from banks or any other place, it can also help with making sure you’re getting the best rate
  • Test Drive– After doing your homework its and look at the car you want, test drive and see if you picture yourself with your vehicle, it’s an investment and you need to be solid with your decision.

These tips will help you do your homework and help you save and be knowledgeable when purchasing a first time car! Come by to any of our Payne Auto Group locations in Weslaco, Brownsville, Edinburg, Mission, and Rio Grande City and let us help you find your right vehicle!