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Can depreciation be a money-saving ally?

“Drive that car off the lot, and it will immediately lose 10 percent of its value!” We’ve all heard some version of that story before, where the mysterious force of depreciation instantly devalues your shiny new car.

Make your monthly car payments make sense

We’ve all seen those late night commercials for car dealers; the ones that tell you whatever you want to hear. Fortunately, you can find sensible recommendations on what you should be responsibly forking over in monthly payments for your car by doing a little internet research.

What exactly is a dealer doc fee?

One of the most common fees you’ll come across at your standard brick and mortar dealership is a document fee, more commonly referred to as a “doc” fee. But what is it?

Shining a light on the shadiness surrounding dealer markups

Unless you’re brand spankin’ new to the experience of buying of car, you’re probably more familiar than you’d like to be with the physical and emotional calisthenics associated with going to the dealership to make your purchase.

Experiencing hybrid hang-up at the dealership? Carvana offers solutions

So you’re in the market for a hybrid or electric vehicle.  Naturally, you begin shopping around, perhaps even heading to your neighborhood dealership to speak with a knowledgeable salesperson about fuel-efficient options on their lot.  Then suddenly, almost as soon as your search begins, it reaches a dead end.  The salesperson you’re speaking with is… Read more »

Carvana wants to help you beat the rush!

Right now may be the best time to buy a car at the best value. For many big-ticket items across multiple industries, demand tends to pick up starting around the end of winter as consumers start receiving tax refund checks and as better weather makes shopping and driving easier. The automotive industry is no exception. … Read more »

Say hello to Carvana - a whole new way to buy a Car

At Carvana, our goal is to put you in total control of the purchase process. What does this mean? We’re open 24 hours a day so you can buy whenever you want. You are able to use your computer or your phone so you can buy however you want. You also can buy wherever you want, like the comfort of your couch and not a dealership.

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