Archive for the ‘Auto’ Category

A car purchase is one that should be carefully considered; you want to explore all of your options and make your decision when you’re absolutely sure on the make and model that’s right for you, while sticking to a specific budget that you’ve set in place. But when it comes to purchasing a car, there […]

Whether you’re considering a hybrid car or one that’s completely electric, an energy-efficient vehicle is a good way to reduce your carbon footprint and cut down on your expenses overall. Here’s what you need to know about saving money with an energy-efficient car, plus other considerations to think about before making any final decisions: The […]

If you have a car, you already know it’s definitely an ongoing expense; it doesn’t just end when your purchase your vehicle. Cars require routine maintenance in order to run efficiently, and because this upkeep can be expensive—especially as it accumulates—many drivers put it off. The problem with delaying this necessary maintenance? It can result […]

Do you have a long daily commute that is putting a lot of miles on your car? If you’re looking to cut down on transportation costs, one option to consider is carpooling. Because you won’t be driving your own car nearly as often, you won’t put as much wear and tear on your car, which […]

If you’re shopping for a car, you’ll have a few different options. You might be faced with the option to use the cash you have saved up as a down payment for a pricier car, or to settle for a less expensive car, but without the car loan. Some advantages of purchasing a car in […]

If you’re shopping for a car, you’ll have a few different options. If you don’t want to buy, you could potentially lease a car. If you would prefer to purchase, you could apply for a car loan, or you could possibly pay for a car in cash. Depending on the type of car you want, […]

If you have a car and drive it often, it can be one of your biggest expenses, aside from housing. But if you haven’t already, consider the benefits of ditching your car altogether and fully taking advantage of your local public transportation system. According to the American Public Transportation Association, the average individual can save […]

Between gas costs, insurance, car payments, and other unavoidable expenses that often come with owning (or even leasing) a car, you may have contemplated giving up your car altogether. But depending on the area you live in and where you work, this may not be an easy option. Even if public transportation options are limited, […]

If you’re looking for a replacement for your current car or you’re buying your very first car, you might be looking for a used car if you’re looking to save money. Used cars in good condition an be a great way to keep monthly car payments low, or depending on how much you have saved […]

  If you’re in the market for a new car, you may be considering an energy efficient option, especially if you have a long daily commute. The eco-friendly cars that are on the market aren’t just good for the environment, but they can also help you save money by using less fuel—or no gas at […]