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Oct 9, 2015
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How To Change The Wiper Blades and Washer Fulid

How to change your wiper blades and select the correct washer fluid. Many people overlook the wiper blades when they do routine maintenance to their car, and only change the wiper blades when the blades start falling apart. The problem with that is when you find out they need changing you are usually driving in [...]

Sep 30, 2015
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How To Fix A Stuck Car Window

Quick Power Window Repair If your car window just stopped working, your power window is stuck down and you need to get it closed, there are a couple of tricks that anyone can do. In a few minutes, you may be able to get the window to close without any tools or mechanical [...]

Sep 8, 2015
  • Bad Credit Lease or Loan

Should You Buy Or Lease A Car When You Have Bad Credit?

To Lease or Buy? Buying or leasing a car can be an indispensable part of providing for your family. A dependable car is necessary to get to work, take your kids to school or drive your family to places they need to go. A poor credit score changes the way you qualify for financing [...]

Sep 2, 2015
  • Bad Credit Life

How To Fix Your Credit with A Car Loan

Overview Bad credit is just a fact of life for millions of Americans. Often, it starts with excitement over having that shiny new credit card and the ability to purchase things that aren't affordable. It is tough to stay on top of the high monthly payments, and then you make a few late payments. [...]

Jul 9, 2015
  • Saving Money After Buying A Car

Saving Money After You’ve Bought Your Car

Saving Money After The Purchase You probably put much thought into saving money when you bought your car, but the costs associated with ownership does not end there. Gas, maintenance, and repairs are just a few of the costs you'll continue to pay as long as you own your car. Fortunately, you do not [...]

Jul 6, 2015
  • Surprising Facts About Your Credit Score

Surprising Facts About Your Credit Score

What You Did Not Know Since your credit score is the gateway to better financial deals, it is important to understand what it is all about. Most people know the basics, such as the fact that making your payments on time will give you a good score, and that it is better to have [...]

Jun 28, 2015
  • New FICO System

2015 FICO Scoring System Changes

The FICO score is the way that lenders evaluate the risk level when deciding whether to loan you money. A high score means that you pay your bills on time and that you are not spread too thin financially. A low score means that there's a greater chance that you'll default on your payments. In [...]

May 27, 2015
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Crossover SUVs Bolster Strong April Auto Sales

New car sales in the U.S. grew 4.6 percent in April on the push of demand for crossover SUVs and pickups, even as demand for passenger vehicles and hybrids fell slightly. The seasonally adjusted selling rate for April climbed above 17 million units which place predictions on course to exceed that margin for the first [...]

May 15, 2015
  • Child Support Auto Loans

Child Support and Car Loans

When it comes to buying a car, one of the most important considerations is the loan and how much you should pay for a new car. Moreover, while many people concentrate on trying to qualify for the best rate and paying the least amount out-of-pocket, those with poor credit only focus on being eligible for [...]

May 13, 2015
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A How-To Guide for Setting Up a Simple Budget

What good will a simple budget do for my money problems?" Most people ask, "Why do I need a budget? Though initially it takes some thought and effort to set up a budget the first time designed for reducing debt, it pays off quickly to provide peace of mind and often more money in your [...]