Autos: buying

It's a Great Time to Buy a Used Electric Vehicle

Tuesday  18:00,   04 september 2018

For car shoppers who are interested in trying out electric-vehicle technology but who don’t have Tesla money to spend, now is a great time to buy an emissions-free car for less than $15,000. For car shoppers who are interested in trying out... >>>

Beware a Flood of Flooded Cars

Sunday  11:30,   02 september 2018

Thousands of cars are damaged or destroyed by floods every year, but don't assume they all end up in a junkyard. Some, in fact, are repaired and resold in other parts of the country without the buyer being aware of the car's water-logged... >>>

How 2 Simple Steps Slashed My Car Insurance Rate by 19 Percent

Friday  19:31,   31 august 2018

You, too, could save big on auto insurance premiums. Here's how to do it -- with only a few minutes and an internet connection.Now, don’t get me wrong: My household wasn’t pleased to part with $575. But it was nice to know we were getting a... >>>

Best Labor Day Car Sales and Deals

Wednesday  18:40,   29 august 2018

Get a great Labor Day car deal by Sept. 3, 2018.This article originally appeared on... >>>

Here's why the best time to buy a new car is in the fall

Tuesday  00:31,   28 august 2018

Fall is the best time to buy a new car because, while the discounts aren't as big as in December, you can still find inventory for the model you want.The best time of year to buy a new car is the... >>>

Get the Most Used Car for Your Money

Wednesday  19:56,   22 august 2018

Three-year-old cars are the Goldilocks of the used-auto market. They’re new enough that drivers can get contemporary features, safety systems, and updated styling, and expect the vehicles to run well for many more miles. Yet they’re old enough that... >>>

10 Tips to Cut Car Insurance Costs

Wednesday  19:56,   22 august 2018

Taking a few simple steps can significantly cut the cost of your car insurance premiums.Reviewing your auto insurance policy can uncover new ways to save. Here are some tips that can help you reduce car insurance... >>>

These Common Car Buying Myths Refuse to Die

Saturday  00:20,   11 august 2018

The internet has leveled the playing field for car buyers more than ever, but despite a wealth of useful information out there, we still encounter a ton of misconceptions about buying from a dealership. As a professional car buyer, I’m going to... >>>

What is a dealer addendum sticker on a new car?

Thursday  19:26,   09 august 2018

Beware this little... >>>

Insure.com survey 2018: Why most parents don't enforce teen driver safety laws

Thursday  18:30,   09 august 2018

Nearly one-quarter of parents surveyed said they don't enforce all teen driving laws for their children. Nearly one-quarter of parents surveyed said they don't enforce all teen driving laws for their... >>>

That 'Certified Pre-Owned' Car Might Not Be What You Think

Tuesday  00:10,   07 august 2018

Buying a used car is a great way to get more value for your dollar, and getting a car with a certified pre-owned warranty adds some extra protection. The first thing to remember is that the term “certified” can mean a few different things. When >>>

A Beginner's Guide to Car Insurance

Thursday  19:07,   02 august 2018

A Beginner's Guide to Car InsuranceMost people buy car insurance on the fly — probably because you need an auto policy to drive a new ride off the lot. We can't knock a flash purchase. Having insurance right away is important — and not just... >>>

Hot Summer New-Car Deals

Tuesday  22:40,   31 july 2018

The countdown has begun to the traditional fall model-year changeover, bringing deep discounts on cars, SUVs, and trucks across the price spectrum. To steer you toward smart buys, our analysts id entified 10 Consumer Reports recommended models with... >>>

Can You Lease a Car for Under $100?

Saturday  02:21,   28 july 2018

There are several reasons that you might be looking for a car that costs you less than $100 per month. Leasing is an option, but can you find a car to lease for less than $100 per month? The answer is maybe, but it takes patience, homework, and >>>

How to Buy Your First New or Used Car

Saturday  02:21,   28 july 2018

Teens might love the freedom a first car can bring, but it also brings a lot of responsibility. They need to be ready for significant expenses even after figuring out how to pay for the car. Ther e's fuel, maintenance, repairs, insurance, taxes and... >>>