Don't Get Taken Every Time (Paperback)

The Ultimate Guide to Buying or Leasing a Car, in the Showroom or on the Internet

By Remar Sutton

Penguin Books, 9780143038887, 496pp.

Publication Date: July 31, 2007

List Price: 15.00*
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Now completely rewritten and back in a handy trade paperback edition

Through six editions, this invaluable tool by ?Public Enemy #1 of the car dealers? (The Washington Post) has remained the definitive guide on buying or leasing a new or used vehicle. Completely updated, Don?t Get Taken Every Time takes readers inside the world of the auto business itself. It exposes hundreds of tricks some dealers use to separate unwary customers from their money. Sutton alerts people to dealer scams on the Internet, tampering with credit ratings, and more. From negotiating to financing, the step-by-step techniques offered here make any car shopper a savvy purchaser.

About the Author

Remar Sutton is co-founder (with Ralph Nader) and President of the nationwide Consumer Task Force for Automotive Issues, where he has been a consultant and expert witness on automotive matters for twenty-three states? attorneys general. A contributor to The Washington Post, he has written for many magazines and is the author of Body Worry (Penguin), two mystery novels, and The Common Ground Book (with Mary Abbott Waite).