Book Smart Car Buying for College Students

June 20, 2014  

used cars in St. Charles, MOCollege is expensive, no question about it. As every dollar needs to be stretched, especially when a person has to factor in living costs, food, and transportation in addition to tuition and books. When dealing with this kind of pressure, it makes no sense for a student to be saddled with a big monthly bill associated with a car purchase, even an economy one. Purchasing a user car is always a better decision over a brand new vehicle, and for used cars in St. Charles for college students, look no further than 5 Star Auto Plaza.

The better route is for a student to purchase a quality used car that has plenty of life and mileage on it for years to come. Not only is the initial cost less expensive than retail, but if any financing is necessary the associated expense is going to be far lower as well. That makes the cash flow impact far easier to manage when going to school and possibly working a part-time job as well.

5 Star Auto Plaza has a huge inventory of used cars and pricing that will fit any student’s budget and means, ensuring a set of working wheels while focusing on higher education. So don’t burn all those valuable school funds or school loans on a new car. Be book smart and work with a quality used car, keeping as much as possible in schooling.

For those going to school and/or looking for used cars in St. Charles, MO area, 5 Star Auto Plaza has been serving the St. Louis region since 1997. Contact us at (636)940-7600.

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    Review Your DealerThey did me a great deal by working with  me on my trade in. I got into something I actually wanted and didn’t break the bank. Read More
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    Review Your Dealer5 Star Auto Plaza even won my husband over with their sales techniques. There was no high pressure tactics or belittling us. I was also impressed with all the clean cars and their selection. I would go back without hesitation. Read More
  • Chesterfield Used Cars

    Review Your DealerI made an appointment at 5 Star Auto Plaza. They showed me the car and gave me a test drive. They were  very friendly, courteous, and didn’t try to hard sell me. The car sold itself, yet they made the experience easy. Read More
  • St. Louis Used Cars

    Review Your DealerI found the gentlemen  I dealt with at 5 Start Auto Plaza quite respectful and seemed to really have my best interest at heart . My salesman really worked with me on picking out the perfect car for me. I appreciated the personalized approach he offered. Read More
  • O’Fallon Used Cars

    Review Your DealerDidn’t have to go through a big deal on getting a deal. I told them what I thought the car was worth and they worked with me to get me there. Read More
  • St. Peters Used Cars

    Review Your DealerI  wanted a new car for myself so I started checking out some cars online. I found a Lexus LS430 and decided it was the perfect car for me, I just needed to find the right priced one. I found one at 5 Star Auto Plaza, they worked within my budget and I got the car [...] Read More
  • St. Louis Used Cars

    Review Your DealerThey gave me a great price on my trade in and the overall price was very fair according to blue book. I am more than pleased with how the service was here. Read More
  • St. Charles Used Cars

    Review Your DealerFriendly faces and attitudes made all the difference for me from past experiences. They even detailed my suv upon delivery. Great experience. Read More
  • St Charles Used Cars

    Review Your DealerLast summer I purchased a F150  from these guys.  After looking at several local dealerships, I found 5 Star Auto Plaza had the best prices, they had honest sales people and a great selection.  My truck is a great, it runs perfectly and it we absolutely love it!   Read More
  • St. Louis Used Cars

    Review Your DealerRecently after filing for a bankruptcy, our SUV broke down so we need a new family car.  We were really concerned after being turned down by another local auto dealer and our bank for a car loan due to our lack of credit after the bankruptcy.  We were truly elated to find 5 Star Auto [...] Read More
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