Archive for the ‘Cars’ Category

A car will usually depreciate the moment you buy it and drive away, so it’s important that your next car purchase is one you’re happy with and don’t end up regretting. Before you buy your next car, try to avoid the following: Focusing too much on the monthly car payment Instead of looking at the […]

  If you’re thinking about purchasing a used vehicle, you usually have two choices: find a vehicle from a private and local seller, or go to a dealership. Is one choice necessarily better than the other? Although it may vary depending on your specific circumstances, the following are some considerations to keep in mind when […]

Are you planning on selling your car to a private party or to a dealership in the near future? Whether it’s time to upgrade or downgrade your current vehicle or you simply don’t need a car anymore, the following are some helpful tips for selling your vehicle: Set the right price Do some research before […]

  Keeping up with routine car maintenance can be a bit of a hassle, and it can be tempting to put it off or skip it completely due to the added expenses. But this routine maintenance is imperative for your car to function properly, and without sticking to your vehicle’s recommended maintenance schedule, you potentially […]

With the costs of car ownership becoming overwhelming for many, more people are deciding to sell their cars and primarily use a car share service. The following are some of the pros and cons to consider: Cons Lack of availability If you decide on a whim that you need a car, the closest car sharing […]

More and more cities throughout the country are offering widespread car share services, which can allow drivers to pick up and drop off a vehicle from one of many locations. With the costs of car ownership becoming overwhelming for many, more people are deciding to sell their cars and primarily use a car share service […]

If you’re buying a used car, it’s always recommended to check the vehicle’s VIN (Vehicle Identification Number) report. A VIN report will reveal a car’s entire history, including any incidents or accidents it was ever involved in. A VIN report can also reveal a car’s mile estimate, if it was ever damaged or rebuilt, if […]

Are you in the market for a new, affordable car in 2014? Check out some of the most inexpensive, new vehicles on the market this year: 2014 Mitsubishi Mirage Base cost: $13,790 The 2014 Mirage comes with a 1.2-liter engine, producing 74 lb-ft of torque and 74-hp. 2014 Kia Soul Base cost: $14,700 The 2014 […]

A car purchase can be a big one, but there are still some easy ways to cut down on costs. Use competition to score a bargain There are dealerships everywhere, and because of this, a car salesman will often be willing to bend more to stop you from buying from the competition. Comparison shop at […]

Depending on the specific citation, paying the required fine for a traffic ticket doesn’t just end there: you may have to deal with higher insurance rates, traffic school, and other financial implications. Here are some tips for fighting a traffic ticket. If you get pulled over, don’t admit guilt. The first thing an officer will […]