Budgeting Basics for Purchasing Your First Car
By Warren Clarke (guest blogger) CARFAX
5 January 2017
(Editor's note: As U.S. automakers set a new record for cars and trucks sold in 2016, GreenPath welcomes guest blogger Warren Clarke from CARFAX to share five tips on buying a vehicle in 2017.)
Your first car purchase represents an important milestone in your adult life. Owning a car gives you the freedom to travel as you please, but it also brings certain responsibilities. As a car owner, you're tasked with tackling all the expenses associated with purchasing and maintaining your vehicle.
You can avoid unnecessary hassles and stress if you manage this endeavor in a structured and organized way. In other words: prepare a budget.