Monthly Archives: July 2011

Be Careful with National Junk Car Buyers

Choosing a national junk car removal company over a local one is generally the wiser move if you want to make more money off the scrap car in your backyard because large companies generally have more money to offer than small ones. This does not mean that you should consider the first national junkyard company that you see on the Internet. The key point to remember is always be careful when selling your scrap cars.

So what’s the danger with some national junk car companies? National companies are usually located in another state other than the one that the seller of the car lives in, and the company usually opts to just sell the vehicle (as a lead) to a local company, saving that company the trouble of going to your site. Such leads could be sold anywhere from $25 to $250.

What’s the problem with this arrangement? Well, the truth is that some national companies aren’t very particular about what companies they sell their leads to. In fact, some of them can’t even be bothered to check the licenses of companies that buy their leads. This means that virtually anyone can buy these leads–even criminals. There are buyers out there that do not properly transfer ownership when they take junk cars. If you sell them a salvage car, they’ll probably fix it up and sell it right away without processing the necessary documents.

Ultimately, you may have to pay for this unscrupulous arrangement by the wrong sort of national junk car removal company. If your car’s ownership isn’t properly transferred, you may get contacted by authorities if the car you sold runs a red light, gets involved in a road accident, or even gets used by crooks. For this reason, you must always be careful even when choosing among national junk car buyers. Read as many reviews as possible to be sure that you’re selling your junk car to a reputable company.

Get Quick Cash for Junk Cars

We all know that vehicles depreciate quickly. New vehicles are constantly being made, and old ones go out of style quickly, so to speak. Not only do they go out of style, but they also become run-down. We wind up paying to fix one problem, such as the starter, just to find out that yet another thing is wrong with the vehicle. It seems as though once you fix one problem, another one arises almost instantaneously.

If you are sick of putting money into your vehicle, or if you feel as though your vehicle is just not fixable (that is, if it was in an accident), you can choose to junk it for quick cash.

To get cash for junk cars all you need is the title, and we give you cash on the spot. If you do not have the title, that’s not a problem. We can pick up the junk car with the registration and a copy of the registered owner’s drivers license!

To determine a price quote, you need to evaluate the vehicle. How many miles is on it? How is the body condition? Was it in any accidents? Is there any rust? Flat tires? What are the mechanical problems? Etc.

Sometimes junking your vehicle is not the most beneficial decision, however. If you decide to, you can fix the car and sell it rather than junking it. Sometimes selling it can get you more money than junking it. At other times however, depending on the vehicle’s condition, you can earn more money by junking it. To learn which way can get you more money, simply try selling it. Put up “for sale” signs and see how much people are willing to pay for it. Also, call junk car removal services and see how much they are willing to pay. In this way, you can evaluate which way offers you more cash. It’s that simple !

Reasons to Junk a Car

Junking your car qualifies as a recycling process. Junk cars are often left to sit years upon years, simply collecting dust and attracting rodents and pests. Furthermore, such cars leak chemicals and harmful fluids that can be harmful to not only people but to the environment as well. Why let the car sit there when you can get quick cash for it? Not only do you benefit from the money given to you when you recycle the vehicle, but the world benefits as well because your sale contributes to the recycling of metal and car parts.

Another reason to junk your car is because junk cars often cannot be sold for wholesale value. That is, the vehicle is only valuable for the parts it has. It is often too expensive to fix a junk car; it is much easier to just junk it and get the quick cash. Junking your car, therefore, lifts a burden off your shoulders! You eliminate the hassle of fixing the car, and you eliminate the hassle of trying to sell it to people who are not willing to pay a reasonable price for it. Most of the time, all junk car removal services accept all junk cars, that is, they all accept all years, makes, and models, and they often will pick up and tow the car away free of charge! Consider junking your car today.