Lots of us love to shop-but how many of us love to shop for cars? A show of hands, please. Do I see even one lone hand out there? Buying a car is still not one of life’s enjoyable experiences-after all, who wants to haggle with car salespeople? Well, there are lots of ways to improve the notoriously uncomfortable car buying process. Let us show you how to make it as painless as possible.
|What is the funniest car-buying (or leasing) story you’ve ever heard or experienced?|
|Things to Talk About|
|Women influence the purchase of 85 percent of all new cars and trucks sold in the United States today and automakers spend millions of dollars annually in marketing targeted specifically to women. So why are we made to feel so uncomfortable in the dealership? Women who are otherwise empowered when carrying out professional, personal and civic duties are uneasy with the process of buying a car because of the way they are treated. Let’s discuss these experiences.Pick the question your Club finds most interesting. If there’s still time, pick another one — or make up your own!
|Catch Yourself Doing Something Right|
|Share your success with your fellow Club members:
|What Will You Do Today?|
|Choose one Small Step to do before next meeting, and pledge to the group to do it. To select that 15-minute exercise, ask yourself these questions:
Don’t drive yourself crazy. Remember, you can do anything for 15 minutes! For example:
You get the picture. This is like Goldilocks. Don’t try to do too much. Don’t try to do too little. Do it just right.
|Money Attraction Affirmations|
|Choose one affirmation to motivate you to achieve your goals, something like:
|The Money Zone for Next Meeting|
|Cast your vote: Does your Money Club want to stay in this Money Zone, or do you want to move on to the next Money Zone?
If your group decides to Stay in the Zone then, future Money Star, check out these fun articles so you can discuss them at your next meeting. Even if your group decides to move to the next Zone, you still can explore these on your own.10 Steps to Finding the Right Car for You
Car Financing Basics
|Just For You|
|Before the next Money Club meeting, do the Just for You Exercise called To Lease or Not to Lease.Don’t skip a meeting if you don’t get this done. Half of life is showing up, Money Clubs included. You can tell the group you didn’t get it done, and they will encourage you (not bug you) to make a date to do it soon.Discussion questions for your club meeting: