Posts Tagged ‘Barrett Motors’

Can You Buy a Good Car Even with Bad Credit?

Tuesday, June 27th, 2017

A lot of car buyers in Rowlett, Garland and Sachse, Texas have perfect credit. Many have not-so-perfect credit. We have seen people come in to Barrett Motors who have struggled and have less than stellar credit. Some have declared bankruptcy. Others have had their vehicle repossessed.

But we are happy to say that we help 99 percent of those who come to our dealership. How can we do that?

Seven Things to Know Before You Buy a Preowned Vehicle

Tuesday, June 13th, 2017

We know that shopping for a reliable used car can be stressful. How do you know if that beautiful car you want isn’t a lemon? How can you tell if it’s been in a major accident? How do you know if what’s on the sticker is a good price?

Barrett Motors staff  understands that buying a used car can be nerve-wracking. But it really doesn’t have to be. Our team came up with a list of seven things you should know before buying a used car:

Is it Time to Trade Up?

Tuesday, June 6th, 2017

Doggone it.

Your car broke down— it’s going to be a high repair bill again. You’re getting tired of pouring money into an aging vehicle.

Would you be better off patching it up again? Or is it time to buy a newer vehicle? Of course, there is no clear-cut answer, but our educated staff at Barrett Motors recommends that you consider this simple formula: if the repair costs are greater than the value of your car/or one year’s worth of monthly payments—it’s time for another vehicle. We have an excellent selection of quality, dependable used vehicles available of each of our three lots. But before you look, consider the following:

Why Late Model Cars with Low Mileage are Best

Wednesday, May 17th, 2017

It’s a question often asked by people looking to buy a used car: Just how important is it to buy a vehicle with low miles? Does it really matter?

It’s Taco Tuesday in Sachse!

Tuesday, May 16th, 2017

The team at Barrett Motors in Sachse loves Tuesday.  It’s time for tacos, and there are some pretty fantastic shops in the area not far from our buy-here pay-here dealership there. Our staff often does a taco run to bring food back to the dealership. Sometimes they take their families out at the end of the day. Here are a few local hot spots for tacos:

Can You Buy a Reliable Car after You’ve Declared Bankruptcy?

Monday, May 15th, 2017

Bankruptcy is never easy. When you’ve gone through it, no one seems to want to do business with you anymore. It’s stressful. It’s embarrassing.

However, Barrett Motors staff looks at your situation differently. We congratulate you on recognizing your problem and doing something to get out of it. We offer a chance for your new beginning that will benefit you in the long run. We love to help customers get back on their feet by helping them find a perfect vehicle, finance them, and build their credit back up again with payments they can afford.

Barrett Motors: a New Car, no Matter the Weather

Thursday, May 11th, 2017

Did your vehicle get damaged in any of our Texas-sized storms? Is it just time to find a great-looking, affordable and reliable vehicle for you and your family?

We understand your position. Barrett Motors in Sachse, Rowlett, and Garland only carries late model, low mileage cars, trucks, SUVs, vans and crossovers. We always have a great inventory, so you’re sure to find the one that best fits your lifestyle and budget.

Buying A Car When Your Credit is Less Than Perfect

Thursday, May 11th, 2017

Despite what you may think, it’s pretty normal to have poor credit issues during your lifetime.

Even people with bruised credit still need to make large purchases, such as reliable transportation. The good news is, there are options to buy a vehicle—even if you have bad credit. Here are a few things to keep in mind.

How to Lower Your Auto Insurance Rates

Thursday, May 11th, 2017

It’s amazing how expensive car ownership can be—way beyond purchasing the vehicle.

Every year, there is registration to pay. There are fees for the license plate. There is gasoline to make it go, and oil changes and regular maintenance in our excellent service center to keep it from breaking down. And then there’s auto insurance, which can be the most expensive investment.

The good news is that there are ways you can lower your bill. Let’s take a look at how:

Finding the Right Used Car Dealership

Thursday, May 11th, 2017

You want to buy a used car, but your credit rating and history are less than perfect.

You also probably think that it will be harder to get the type of dependable vehicle that you need.

Well, if you do business with the right dealership, it won’t be. If you’re searching for a pre-owned vehicle but have bruised credit issues, you can follow these tips for choosing the right used car dealership: