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Switching Car Insurance: 8 Important Time-Saving Tips

Switching Car Insurance: 8 Important Time-Saving Tips

There’s no escaping the need to carry car insurance: every state requires it. But sometimes the insurance you have isn’t right for you. It may cost too much, you may not be getting the proper discounts, the coverage may not be adequate. While you may worry that it’s too much...

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Snow Job: Prepping Yourself And Your Car For This Week's Winterpocalypse

Punxsutawney Phil’s prediction of six more weeks of winter didn’t offer much relief for drivers hoping for an early spring. With much of the country about to get... read more February 5, 2014 by

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Winter Driving Safety Tips For Teens

Winter presents challenges for even the most seasoned drivers, but especially for teens who are newly licensed or who are driving with parental supervision. Here are some... read more February 1, 2014 by

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How Long Should Parents Ride With Teen Drivers?

Parents dread the day their teenage child nears driving age. They may be relieved to learn that graduated driver licensing laws (GDLs) are likely helping to train a... read more February 1, 2014 by

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When Should Your Child Move To A Front-Facing Car Seat?

When you’ve finally figured out how to correctly install your child’s car seat and everything’s going just fine, except that your child is growing faster... read more January 26, 2014 by

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Which Is Better: Convertible Or All-In-One Car Seat?

Many parents and caregivers struggle with the decision to choose a convertible or all-in-one car seat to meet their child’s needs. Each seat has its advantages and... read more January 26, 2014 by

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How Your FICO Score Can Affect A New Car Purchase

When it comes time to buy a new car, you probably already know you should have good credit and that you should check your credit report before making a new car purchase. But... read more January 25, 2014 by

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Understanding Car Seat Ease-Of-Use Ratings

Parents today want convenience in products they buy, everything from toaster ovens to do-it-yourself home repairs. But when it comes to safeguarding children in cars, there... read more January 25, 2014 by

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What To Do If Your Child’s Car Seat Is Recalled

Although recalls tend to make for scary headlines, taking prompt action is a parent’s best precaution when their child’s car seat is the subject of a recall... read more January 24, 2014 by

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What Should You Do With An Outgrown Car Seat?

When your child surpasses the weight and height limits for his or her current car seat and you’re moving the youngster to the next stage child restraint, what do you do... read more January 24, 2014 by

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10 Ways To Know When It’s Time To Repair Or Replace Your Car

For many consumers, owning a car is not a luxury but a necessity. That doesn’t mean they can’t enjoy their car, even pamper it like a member of the family. But... read more January 19, 2014 by

Google's Self-Driving Lexus RX450h

What Is A Self-Driving Car?

Pop culture has given us decades of self-driving cars. They’ve fought crime, raised hell and regenerated after being smashed to bits. Like a lot of tech previously... read more January 19, 2014 by

Audi's A6 quattro plays in the snow.

How Are Snow Tires Different Than Regular Tires?

If you grew up in a snowy climate when rear-wheel drive cars were king, you remember the big-lugged snow tires that went on back of the family cruiser every winter. The... read more January 18, 2014 by

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What Are The Best Tires For Different Weather Conditions?

For years, we’ve been advocates of using separate sets of tires to cope with demands of the seasons. Just as you wear different shoes to match weather conditions, your... read more January 18, 2014 by

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How To Get The Most Mileage From Your Tires

Tires are an indispensable part of your vehicle. Without them, you’re not going anywhere. They’re also not cheap, so paying attention to how they’re used... read more January 12, 2014 by

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Convertible Car Seats Buying Guide

Parents and other caregivers looking for convertible car seats for their young children often have a tough time sorting out what’s available. While you want the best... read more December 31, 2013 by


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