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  • 6 Affordable Ways to Update and Improve Your Car

    Tuesday 22 September 2015

    You might think of your car as simply a conveyance that gets you from point A to point B, but maybe it’s a few years old and you are ready for an upgrade. Buying a new car may be an option, but it’s no small expense and may not be practical for you to add new or potentially higher car payments to your monthly bills. Fortunately, there are some simple ways you can upgrade your car’s appearance and features without spending a ton. Check out the six low-cost or do-it-yourself... read more

  • Safely Navigate Autumn Driving Challenges

    Friday 11 September 2015

    Autumn is well under way, as are the shorter days and the capricious, gusty and often wet conditions it brings to much of the U.S. And even with the hope that we may be able to enjoy a few more warm days outdoors before winter takes over, there’s no denying or stopping the onslaught of colder weather. Fallen leaves, driving rain, wet road surfaces, heavy winds and fewer daylight hours all contribute to more challenging driving conditions in the fall. To complicate matters, schools and uni... read more

  • You're a great driver. Your spouse? Not so much

    Friday 04 September 2015

    When it comes to assessing their own driving skills, motorists have some blind spots. Drivers think highly of their own performance behind the wheel. More than 85 percent consider themselves fairly good or very good drivers, according to the results of a new motorist survey. But they're far less likely to extend such praise in assessing the performance of family members. The results suggest that drivers are pretty good at evaluating the poor skills and habits of others behind the wheel, but... read more

  • 10 Easy Tips for Better Gas Mileage

    Thursday 03 September 2015

    Just because gas is incredibly cheap right now, doesn’t mean you have to waste it. Here are 10 helpful tips that can help stretch your gas money and make a guaranteed difference in your car’s gas mileage.   1. CHECK YOUR AIR FILTER – Studies have found that nearly one in every four cars on the road needs an air filter replaced. Dirty air filters can easily reduce your car’s gas mileage by 10%.   2. KEEP YOUR CAR TUNED UP – When was your last tune up? I... read more