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Woman sitting in new car
  If you’re buying a car this month then Presidents Day could be the time to do it. A range of deals including cash back and lower prices make a buyer’s dollars go further, and set them up nicely for the year ahead in their vehicle of choice. Deals are available on both new and used cars and, besides holiday weekend sales events, there are added reasons why you may be able to walk away with a sizeable saving. Auto dealerships could be more prone to sweeten deals if recent snow and cold weather have kept customers at home, while… Read More

What does your car mean for your dating life? Here are the signs
If your car is an expression of you, what message is it sending exactly? And what does it mean when it comes to dating? With Valentine’s Day in mind, we’ve compiled the results of a survey of drivers and a research study to give you an idea.               Read More

How to get subprime auto loans the right way
    Late and missed payments. A change in circumstances, such as bankruptcy or foreclosure. Even starting out as a first-time borrower. All of these things can cause bad credit and put certain financial services, like subprime auto loans, on your radar. As with many services, knowing what to look for will help you settle on the right option for your situation.   What is a subprime auto loan? A subprime auto loan is financing that’s extended to a customer with bad credit, and “bad” or “poor” credit generally is considered a FICO score around 600 and below by sources… Read More

Hyundai Kona utility vehicle
Hyundai vehicles are enjoying the limelight after picking up two out of three North American Car, Utility and Truck of the Year Awards. The Kona and Kona EV won best utility vehicle at the Detroit auto show while the Korean automaker’s luxury brand, Genesis, gathered the best car award for the Genesis G70. Known as the “Oscars of the auto industry,” these accolades are awarded by an independent panel of automotive journalists who make their decisions based on innovation, design, safety, performance, technology, driver satisfaction and value.     Hyundai’s Kona… Read More

Man repairing car
  Cars with rebuilt titles can be worth thousands of dollars less than those with clean titles, and offer buyers attractive potential savings. But on the down side, there are also risks to taking this option, mainly involving safety. A vehicle typically ends up with a rebuilt title following a significant accident or flood that meant it was deemed a total loss by the insurance company, after which it was sold for repair or parts with a salvage title, rebuilt, and given its new certificate. Buying up these cars for repair and resale is common, but that’s not necessarily reassuring.… Read More