buying a car that is affordable to own

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buying a car that is affordable to own

When I was looking for a new car, I wanted to take my time and make the best possible decision. I wanted to know what car was going to be the most affordable to maintain, repair and drive every day. I wanted a car that wasn't going to rust out or require repairs often. I basically wanted something that may cost me a little more to buy, but would not cost me much to keep for the next ten years. After spending weeks researching different types of cars, I have learned a lot about the different cars on the market and my blog contains everything that I have learned.

3 Reasons To Use Your Dealership Service Department

Most new car owners use their dealership for service work while under warranty. This approach makes sense since warranty coverage doesn't usually apply to third-party repair shops. In many cases, dealerships may also provide free routine maintenance as long as you use them for service, making this an even better deal. But what should you do when your warranty runs out? It's tempting to consider potentially cheaper third-party mechanics, but there are plenty of reasons to continue to use your dealership's service department. Read More 

5 Unique Car Features

When it comes to purchasing a vehicle, there are many different car features to consider, from safety features to comfort features. With all of the new technology on the market, it is essential to be aware of some of the unique and smaller features that are coming out on new cars. Feature #1: Road Condition Indicator A temperature gauge has been common in vehicles for a couple of decades now. Many vehicles are now using that temperature gauge to provide you with extra information. Read More 

Utility Trucks: What Are You Looking For?

When it comes to utility trucks, you have a lot to consider. These trucks are used not just for the heavy work they can do but also for the features they have. Utility trucks often have many features built into their beds, either as custom additions or stock features. You want to ensure you choose the best utility trucks for your needs so you get the most out of your investment overall. Read More 

A Truck Might Be A Better Option Than A Car For Your Next Vehicle

Just about any family can make good use of a truck. A truck will function just like a car when all you need is something to transport the family from one place to another. However, a truck also gives you access to its other features when you need them. If you need another vehicle, you might do best opting to bring a truck home. Here are just a few good examples of ways they can be helpful:  Read More 

Ready To Buy A New Car? How To Negotiate The Best Deal

If you're in the market for a new or used car, don't head to the dealership before you're prepared. If you want to get the best deal on a car, you've got to know how to negotiate. Don't let the sticker price scare you. You might think that the sticker price is the final answer, but that's not the case. Dealerships have a lot of wiggle room where prices are concerned. Read More