Why Are Auto Insurance Continuing to Rates?

Why Are Auto Insurance Continuing to Rise?

Despite driving well–yielding politely, obeying every stop sign, and racking no tickets or accidents–your auto insurance premiums seem to have steadily risen in recent years. It’s not just you though. Since about 2012, rates to insure vehicles have gone up in all states and for all drivers, even including those with spotless driving records and […]

Warming up your can is a WASTE of GAS

Do you really need to “warm up” your car before driving in the winter? You may remember starting your car, or “warming up” the car when it was cold outside, so that the engine wouldn’t stall out. But – seriously – those days are long gone. Unless your car is from the 1980s, there is […]

10 Things You Absolutely Need To Know About Your Credit

10 Things You Absolutely Need To Know About Your Credit

After graduating from school, your credit score is probably the only grade you’re given that you care about deeply. Except this time it’s for your financial life. The three digit number is telling of how well (or how poorly) you’ve done with credit. Like academic grades, it’s also a big deal for your future. Here […]

What You Need To Know About Zero-Percent Car Loans

Zero-percent loans are often advertised as one of the best deals you can get when you’re buying a new car. You’ll sometimes hear people call such financing “free money.” It’s not that exactly, but it’s as close as you’re likely to get. Zero-percent loans tend to grab attention, but they make up only about 9 […]

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What NOT to DO when getting a car loan

When you are looking to get your new car, there are things you should look out for and dealership tricks not to fall for.  Here is a list of things to look out for when buy a new car. Don’t, and we mean don’t ever drive off the lot until your financing terms are set […]

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Are There Car Loans for Individuals with Bad Credit?

In many parts of the country, a car or truck is a necessity. Unless you’ve managed to save enough to pay cash for your next vehicle, you’ll have to get an auto loan. But what if your credit is bad? Can you even get a loan? There are car loans for people with bad credit, […]

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How to get a car loan with bad credit history

It’s a challenge, but not impossible, to buy a vehicle despite bad credit history and plenty of assistance is available to help us do it. “Some estimates show that 25 percent of American adults are saddled with bad credit,” says the website DMV.org. “Yet, thousands of these individuals manage to get car loans every day.” […]

Top 5 Dog-Friendly Cars

Top 5 Dog-Friendly Cars

Your dog is a family member. So, it makes sense that you want your pooch to travel in safety and comfort. Recognizing that 78.2 million people own dogs, according to The Humane Society, the car industry has gone to great lengths to cater to the furry-family demographic in the United States. From fold-down cargo areas […]

Top 6 Car Buying Mistakes New Car Buyers Make

Yep, getting a new set of wheels is one of those wonderful sources of high-octane excitement — but don’t get too revved up.   Car buying is, or should be, a calculated decision. It’s a major purchase. So, before you go cuckoo for that coupe or raving for that roadster, consider these top 6 mistakes […]

5 Tips to Get the Best Car Deal

More Americans are struggling to make their car payments on time. The numbers, while still low, are definitely on the rise. According to the latest State of the Automotive Finance Market report from Experian Automotive: 60-day loan delinquencies in the second quarter of 2014 increased by 7 percent (from 0.58 to 0.62 percent) from the […]