Have you ever wished you had a friend on the inside of the automotive industry when you purchase your new or used car to make sure you got the best deal? Do you wish you had someone with you in the finance office to make sure you don't select any extra packages you don't need? Have you ever been at an auto service center faced with a huge repair bill and no idea how you got to that point or where to go from there? Many of us have been in one or more of these positions and felt slightly uncomfortable. Michael Camino has taken his many years of experience in the automotive sales and service industry and condensed some of the best advice needed into this reference guide. In plain English you will go through each step in the process of vehicle ownership from researching your dream ride, negotiating the best price, selecting the best coverages and finding the best place to service your vehicle. You will learn how to see through all the number jumbling and all of the technical terms that can cloud and confuse. You will also find out how to make sure your vehicle maintenance and repairs are truly quoted at the best prices for your budget. You will learn to recognize bogus sales fees, bloated estimates and inflated service prices. This is your chance to gain the knowledge of an automotive insider and ensure you are always in control.