By Cameron Whitlock
Buying a car sucks.
I’m sure that’s a given for some people. But at age of 26, I’d never worked through a title deal myself. That changed this weekend as I entered the hornet’s nest for the first time.
It started about a month ago when I slammed my 2007 Pontiac into the bumper of an unsuspecting SUV. My car racked up 200,000 miles in the last 10 years and my brakes were beginning to let me down. Now with a smashed front end, there was reason to start the hunt.
I started off perusing any website where I could find a used and reasonably priced vehicle. After hours worth of searching, I found a few I liked and decided to give them a first-hand look. Most were busts. I searched through used car lots only to find that most the vehicles were damaged or lacked general maintenance.
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