Dennis Flynn

Recent Articles By Dennis Flynn

Big fun at the North Texas Auto Show

I recently had the best workday of my career. I picked up an assignment to go to the North Texas Auto Show in Dallas. It turns out I’m a lot luckier than I thought, because going to an auto show for work is just awesome. I didn’t know what to expect when I got there, but the staff was very helpful in getting my media … Read More

Low credit score? No problem.

If you’re worried about buying a new vehicle because you have a challenging credit score, you shouldn’t be. In the past, little could be done for those with tough credit. But things are changing as time goes on and technology improves. Between data reporting that lenders use and apps customers can use to boost their credit scores, challenging credit isn’t as tough to overcome as … Read More

7 small changes that can recalibrate your auto financing

We’ve all been there. You enter the showroom at a dealership and there it is – your dream car. Just like that, you’re ready to sign on the dotted line. You get your keys and drive away. Then what? Insurance, registration, monthly payments – all the way less glamorous stuff about car ownership starts to surface. The good news is a few small changes before … Read More

9 Key terms to help you trade in your vehicle

Have you ever been at the store and not known how much something was because it was in the wrong section? I found my favorite popcorn at a store I don’t normally visit. I asked an associate how much it was. He started talking about SKUs and PLUs and I had no idea what he was talking about. I got my popcorn. But it made … Read More

14 Key terms to help with your next auto lease

I recently had a meeting with some web developers. While I knew they were speaking English, I had no idea what they were saying. Jargon can be very frustrating, especially if you’re leasing a car. Understanding what you’re reading and hearing can be a total gamechanger. With that in mind, it might be a good idea to remember some key terms if you’re in the … Read More