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Q… Under 10% of the people in this survey say they wished they would have tried this before
they spent money on it … what is it?
A.. A used car.
According to a new survey by a consumer watchdog organization called Which?, one in three people who bought a car later REGRETTED their decision. Here are the 10 biggest regrets of car buyers:
#1.) 30% bought a lemon . . . because the car had mechanical problems.
#2.) 16% didn't realize how expensive the car would be to run. In other words, how much the gas, repairs, and insurance would cost.
#3.) 13% wish they did more research before buying.
#4.) 10% lost money on the car . . . because of how fast it depreciated.
#5.) 9% wish they'd gone with their gut instinct instead of changing their mind.
#6.) 8% didn't check for worn tires or other problems before buying the car.
#7.) 7% think they should have haggled more on the price.
#8.) 6% didn't check the service history on the car before buying it.
#9.) 6% think they got a bad deal on the car.
#10.) 6% realize they should have taken the car for a test drive first.