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Pros and cons of leasing a new car.

Leasing a New Car, Truck or SUV Pros and Cons

Leasing lowers the monthly cost of a new car, but it’s not for everyone. Understand the pros and cons of new car leasing before signing the contract.

Buying a rental car may net you a good deal but are they reliable?

Should I Buy a Rental Car?

Used rental cars are often priced attractively, but you should know all the pros and cons before deciding to buy a rental car.

How to shop and buy used cars online and skip the dealership.

How to Buy Used Cars Online & Skip the Dealership

If you find used car shopping difficult, try Vroom. Their simple and transparent process lets you skip the dealership and buy a car online.

Woman wondering if she should buy or lease a new car.

Buy or Lease a Car?

New car leases often look like a great deal but it’s important to understand the downsides. These tips will help your decide if you should buy or lease a car.

How to sell your car online.

How to Sell Your Car Online The Easy Way

Car dealers make a profit on cars taken as trade-ins. Instead or trading, learn how to sell your car online the easy way and put that money in your pocket.

Young woman trying to decide if she wants to buy a new or used car.

Should I Buy a New Car or Used Car?

Buying a new car vs. buying a used car? Here is a few questions to help you figure out if you should spend the money on a new car or save money buying a used car.

How much car can I afford to buy?

How Much Car Can I Comfortably Afford?

Extending the finance period makes an expensive car affordable, but it may not be the best approach when buying a new or used car.

How to recognize and avoid buying a flood damaged car.

How to Spot a Flood Damaged Car

Flood-damaged cars are sometimes repaired and resold but will almost certainly have problems in the future. Avoid these vehicles by knowing what to look for.

Six things to do before running out of gas in your car.

Before Running Out of Gas Do These 6 Things

Even with a gas station on every corner, here are six things you can do before running out of gas in your vehicle.

Minivans you can buy under $5000

Best Used Minivans You Can Buy for Under $5000

If you’re in need of a people mover but don’t have a lot of money, check out our list of the top ten minivans priced under $5,000.

The Ford Lighting is one of the quickest pickups sold in America.

Top 10 Fastest Pickup Trucks Sold in the United States

Most people don’t think of pickup trucks to be quick, check out our list of the top ten fastest trucks ever sold in America.

Heated seats are one of the top seven new car features to benefit kids.

Top 7 New Car Features to Benefit Kids

Useful list for new car shoppers of the top seven new car features approved by kids, for kids.

Top 10 Misconceptions about fuel economy exposed

Top 10 Misconceptions About Fuel Economy Exposed

Useful list of the top 10 myths about fuel economy as per the United States Environmental Protection Agency.

How to pack a roadside emergency car kit for the holidays.

How to Pack a Emergency Roadside Kit

These items should be in every well prepared emergency car kit in case of any unexpected roadside emergencies while traveling this holiday season.

How to winterize your car for cold weather driving.

How to Winterize a Vehicle for Cold Weather Driving

Easy to follow tips on how to winterize your vehicle to keep you safe while driving during cold weather.