Autos: buying

Just How Disgusting Is That Used Car?

Thursday  01:11,   12 april 2018

It’s not the cars that are gross, it’s us.The smart used-car buy is a vehicle into which the owner has poured his heart and soul. But whether it’s heart and soul, tender loving care, or outright neglect, every car receives something else from its...[...]

New Study Reveals Interesting Behaviors of Modern-Day Car Shoppers

Thursday  01:11,   12 april 2018

Now more than ever, buyers are interested in the total price of the vehicle rather than the monthly payment.Human behavior is an interesting subject. In fact, it's so interesting that private companies are willing to pay big bucks to try to...[...]

Good driver, bad credit: What makes your car costs so high

Wednesday  21:21,   11 april 2018

Car owners with poor credit can pay hundreds — if not thousands — more to drive than those with good credit. This plays out in two important ways: higher rates…To see how much poor credit can cost car owners, NerdWallet looked at auto loan terms and [...]

Why rideshare insurance is a must

Tuesday  06:41,   10 april 2018

Uber and Lyft drivers might seem well-insured, between the rideshare companies’ coverage and their own policies. However, a crucial gap leaves drivers at risk if they have an accident at…Once a driver accepts a fare or has passengers in the car,...[...]

Get Out Early, Get In Late: What to Know About Auto Lease Transfers

Saturday  00:41,   07 april 2018

Get Out Early, Get In Late: What to Know About Auto Lease Transfers There are usually three reasons people want to get out of a car lease early. A financial situation could have changed, making payments difficult. Or maybe there was a move to a...[...]

Now You Can Buy a Car at Walmart

Friday  18:55,   06 april 2018

The one-stop shopping center made buying a car a whole lot easier.Walmart has become synonymous with convenience as the one-stop shopping center offers everything from groceries to guns. Now, the company is adding cars to its inventory with a new...[...]

Can You Negotiate With Car Insurance Companies For Better Rates?

Thursday  00:42,   05 april 2018

As you research the best car insurance companies, you'll find a variety of different rates and coverages. Sometimes, these rates are negotiable. Other times, you’re better off doing your own research and getting a policy with cheaper insurance...[...]

Consumer Group Blasts Auto Insurers for Paltry Low-Mileage Discounts

Wednesday  18:26,   04 april 2018

You might think your car insurance company will give you a price break for driving less. But not all insurers offer discounts to low-mileage drivers. On average, folks outside of California save $30 per year, or 1.6 percent, for every 5,000 fewer...[...]

$199 Lease Deals for March 2018

Thursday  20:11,   29 march 2018

$199 Lease Deals for March 2018 Yes, you can lease any new car for $199 per month. Provided of course you pay down the capital cost enough at signing the lease, your credit is sturdy enough, and there’s a leasing company that will write the deal....[...]

Five Steps to Landing a Good Car Loan

Thursday  20:11,   29 march 2018

Five Steps to Landing a Good Car Loan Financing a new car is not as simple as getting electricity turned on in a new home or apartment. Buying a big-ticket item with a loan for $20,000 and up should prompt some research, yet many consumers who...[...]

Best New Car Deals

Tuesday  02:32,   20 march 2018

A great price isn't necessarily a good deal if the vehicle doesn't measure up, so we help you choose a good car at a good price with monthly list of best new car deals. The featured vehicle highl ighted below has an attractive incentive that [...]

Get A Screamin' Deal On A New Chevy If You Own An Asian Car

Thursday  17:10,   15 march 2018

You could get $12,000 off a Corvette. If you’re in the market for a new car, maybe take a gander at your local Chevy dealership. Through April 2, Chevy is offering up to $2,500 to current drivers of select Asian brands. Own a Daewoo that’s newer...[...]

How to Avoid Buying a Used Uber or Lyft Car

Wednesday  21:10,   14 march 2018

Vehicles used for ride-sharing services like Uber or Lyft can get a lot of wear and tear—often in ways that are different from what is found in a typical used car. And CR found that when they’re Vehicles used for ride-sharing services like Uber or...[...]

Best Cars for Uber and Lyft Drivers

Monday  09:27,   12 march 2018

Drivers for ride-share services such as Uber and Lyft can put as much as 1,000 miles a week on their cars, says Harry Campbell, a ride-share consultant at therideshareguy.com. For that kind of he avy-duty driving, the things many people want in a...[...]

Best New Cars Under $30,000

Saturday  02:05,   10 march 2018

Cars are becoming increasingly expensive to buy and own, with the average price for a new vehicle hovering around $36,000. The good news is that there are top-performing cars available for less t han $30,000—the amount for the average new-car loan,...[...]