There are so many ways to obtain a vehicle at a very low price. One thing that is most important is to make sure you have the credit that is needed to obtain a vehicle. If you have the credit score this is usually the beginning, If you do not you may need to kick it into high gear. The better your credit the better chance you have in getting a affordable top quality vehicle.
There are other approaches to getting a vehicle. Some may argue you can pay cash for the car you want. I will guess that most average Americans do not have the money to pay off the vehicle right away so getting financed is the best answer. When you go through this process you normally do not get the rate you want unless you put down a large amount of money to buy the car.? For average folks the best way is to get a co-signer or trade-in the vehicle you currently have for another car.
The only thing about getting a used car from the dealership is the fact that you do not know what kind of problems that vehicle will give you because you have not owned it before. The way you can find out about what to do about this is to take the used car down to your mechanic and have it checked out. You can also add a warranty to the car but that is a additional expense and some warranties can costs just as much as the car itself.