esbs website poll results – What approach do you take when car shopping?

Car ownership can have a widely varying impact on someone’s personal finances, so last month we asked your approach to car shopping. Almost three-quarters of those surveyed head to a second-hand dealer to avoid that initial depreciation in value, while the remaining 28% was equally divided between brand new and trawling online for the best deal possible.


What approach do you take when car shopping?Results

Second-hand dealer all the way, brand new depreciates too fast


Search online for individuals getting rid of a hidden gem


Straight to the dealership, I want the newest car possible



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