Second step: List your options for meeting the need.
List of Options:Honda Civic: $19,550Toyota Camry: $24,425Nissan Sentra: $17,990 Ford Fusion: $23,170Jeep Wrangler: $28,295
Third step: Compare the options you have identified.
Nissan Sentra:Advantages: Above average mileage Spacious interior Good steering and handling Low price Disadvantage:Weak base engineDated styling Expensive high-end models
Make a decision between two of the cheapest cars.
Honda Civic:Advantages:Fun-to-drive Safe carReputation for being extremely dependable Attractive looking rimsFamily-Friendly SedanDisadvantages:More expensive No All Wheel Drive
Fourth step: Make your decision.
I've taken a great look at my options and I'm going to have to go with Honda Civic. Even though it's more expensive than the other, I would still have to pay more for parts, if the other car gets damaged. Also, this car is much more dependable.