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The Most Common Car Problems by State

Bennett Floyd | March 30th, 2018

Car ownership comes with many plusses: utility, the freedom to travel where and when you want, and perhaps the occasional opportunity for a leisurely Sunday drive. But owning an automobile also comes with a number of headaches, maintenance being chief among them. To help you prepare for automotive troubles that may head your way, we…Read More

7 Big Factors That Affect Your Car Insurance Rate

Bennett Floyd | March 8th, 2018

No two drivers are alike, and there are hundreds of different kinds of cars on the road. For this reason, auto insurance policies aren’t one-size-fits-all documents. Insurance companies have to consider many different factors when calculating your auto insurance rate. But which factors affect your rate the most, and how can you help ensure you’re…Read More

How Does Buying a New Car Affect My Credit Score?

Bennett Floyd | February 21st, 2018

Every time you buy something on credit, there’s a chance your purchase will raise or lower your credit score. This includes cars. But how does buying a new (or new-to-you) car affect your credit score? A lot of that depends on you. How Credit Works In case you’re new to buying stuff on credit, or…Read More