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Tuesday, August 19, 2014

As fuel-saving technology has developed in response to rising gas prices, the options available to car shoppers have also increased. Read on to learn more about the pros and cons of gasoline-powered, hybrid, and electric vehicles. Initial Costs The average new car in the US costs $32,769, but prices can be as low as $12,170 [...]

Last week, we reviewed the car options that hold their value best over the years. This week, we’ll take a look at some features that don’t stand up as well investment-wise, but you may consider adding them for convenience as well as increased attractiveness to future buyers. Leather Seats 53% Leather seats add a feeling [...]

When it comes to investments, a new car is not considered to be a good one. Experts say that the average 5-year-old car is only worth about 28.5% of its original price. And while adding excessive features onto a depreciating asset might not be a great idea, they often will increase the car’s resale value [...]

After you’ve negotiated the sales price of your new car, you might be surprised with a total due that is much higher than expected. While some of these charges are a legal requirement, others are strictly up to the dealer. When you understand the nature of these fees, you can often save money by getting [...]

Some people think that buying a car is like going to see a magician- you should expect to be tricked. But with the right information, you can have a better idea of what you should expect to pay (and what you shouldn’t). If you’re in the market for a new car, tuck, or SUV, read [...]

After some of the worst winter weather on record, dealers’ inventories have piled up like winter snow in many parts of the country. Car shoppers stayed home rather than brave snow the cold, not to mention the fact that few vehicles are at their best during a snowy test-drive. As a result, the market is [...]