Category: Cars and Auto Insurance

Everything You Need to Know to Do Your Own Tire Maintenance

Keeping your tires in good shape means that you have to have the proper maintenance regimen for them. That doesn’t necessarily mean making many visits to the shop either. If you learn how to do your own tire checks, rotations

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The Top 10 Best Commuter Cars of 2017 Are Green

Most Americans are still skeptical about driving an electric vehicle. They are scared that their cars will lose charge with no charging stations in sight. The truth is that charging stations are cropping up everywhere and fast. Not only that

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Tracking Gadgets: How Plug-In Devices Affect Your Auto Insurance Rates

We’d all like to save a little bit on our auto insurance rates. Some savings, however, come with an interesting trade-off. Certain things like safety devices, driver training, and even some memberships can get you auto insurance discounts. What if

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What Happens to Your Auto Insurance if You Get a Speeding Ticket?

Have you ever been late for an appointment where speeding seemed like a good idea? Or, perhaps you’re one of those drivers who has a lead foot and routinely tries to break the sound barrier on the road. Regardless of

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7 Tips for Getting the Lowest Car Insurance Quotes

No one wants to pay more than necessary for their auto insurance. If you’re trying to be budget-conscious, you know that finding ways to save in all areas is a win. In fact, some experts recommend that you spend no more

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Prop 64: What California Drivers Need to Know about Marijuana DUI Now that it’s Legal

Even though Proposition 64 passed and recreational pot is now legal for adults 21 and older, there are still many unknowns about legal marijuana use in California. While law enforcement all through the state is ready to deal with spikes

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New Year’s Resolution: 10 Smart Ways to Save Money in 2017

The most popular New Year’s resolution every year is to save money. Many of us keep making the same resolution year after year hoping to finally find a way to succeed in reaching our financial goals. The good news is

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You Got a DUI – Now What?

Every year, thousands of people get convicted of drunk driving on New Year’s. Even though most of us know that police are ready and waiting to catch people drinking and driving, folks still get behind the wheel intoxicated after the

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Are Car Insurance Rates in California Cheaper for New or Used Cars?

It’s a common misconception that your rates for car insurance in California will be lower for a used car. Insurance companies have a long list of factors that they use to determine what they’re going to charge you for car

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Expert Interview: Minimizing Auto Repair Costs (Do You Need to File a Claim?)

Rob Infantino is the founder and CEO of Openbay, an online marketplace for auto repair. We recently spoke with Rob about why auto repair prices can vary from shop to shop. We learned what steps you can take to avoid

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