Monthly Archives: October 2015


Powell’s top-tips for buying a used car

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We’ve put together ten top tips for buying a second hand car. Not only will these simple tips help you avoid buying a dud, they will also help you to negotiate a better price!

1) Do your research

Find out as much as you can about the vehicle. How much will you have to pay in insurance? Tax? Fuel? Are there any common faults with this vehicle that should be checked? Of course, in the age of the Internet, these facts are easier to find than they used to be.
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Children’s car games

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Keep the kids entertained for hours with these car games

Estimate the Arrival Time
Beginning at the very start of the trip, before you ever pull out of the driveway, have each player guess the exact time to the minute that you’ll pull into the driveway of your destination. Let the person who is the closest be the winner, who gets to pick something special. Maybe the first ride everyone goes on, what movie they get to watch, etc.
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