How to determine whether your car is safe

The safety of a given vehicle is often a topic forgotten by consumers. It’s not that we do not want our car or SUV to be safe, but sometimes it is assumed that this is indeed the case, then we think no more of it. The good news is that, indeed, modern vehicles are actually much safer than what we ...

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A few small safety tips that can make a big difference

Car owners have never been safer. There are a host of new active driver assistance technologies that can prevent accidents from ever occurring, and passive safety systems that are more effective than ever before. That said, we can’t just rely on our vehicle to protect us. We can also put into action a few quick tips that, should an accident ...

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Other fees that come with owning a vehicle

You are about to buy a new vehicle. You already have in hand everything you need to make your final decision, including quotes from various dealerships for various models. As you calculate everything and make sure your next vehicle fits within your budget, you have to make sure you plan for the extra fees that come with owning a vehicle. ...

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Understanding all-in pricing

If you have ever purchased a new vehicle, you know that there are a significant number of extra fees that are added to the MSRP, or manufacturer suggested retail price. In other words, that $15,995 is not really $15,995. You will have to add taxes, but most consumers expect that. On the other hand, other fees, such as freight and ...

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