Car Shopping Tips

The second quarter of 2011 has come and gone and companies are beginning to announce their performance numbers. Volkswagen is pleased to announce sales gains in the North American market for the second consecutive quarter. Volkswagen attributes the increase in sales to the building of a plant in the United States. That helps facilitate dealerships [...]

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GM rolled out a test project where they are offering one year of free GM insurance coverage on 2010 and newer models. The offer is only available in Oregon and Washington a this time. The program is facing some backlash from, you guessed it, insurance agents. The complaints are coming from the Independent Insurance Agents [...]

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The initial price of a car is just the beginning of the price of ownership. One of the single largest costs afterward is the price of your insurance premiums, yet very few people factor them into their buying decision. Just so you know, we are sorry that you were so shocked when you finally got [...]

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In order to get the best possible price on your next new car, you need to fully understand some of the common pricing language that you will face. Here are three terms that are easily thrown about, but few people thoroughly understand. Sticker Price:  The sticker price and the MSRP are the same. This is [...]

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Every new car buyer hates to think about the how much of the value their car loses each year. Many times their payments can not keep up with the depreciation. Even worse, their insurance will not cover the gap between the car’s value and the loan principal if it is destroyed in an accident. Here [...]

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