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Should You Ever Refinance a Car Loan?

More than half of used cars and a full 86.3% of new cars were purchased with a loan in the first quarter of 2016, according

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Best Car Insurance Companies of 2016

Price: It’s the single most important factor for a lot of car insurance shoppers. Choosing a policy based on rates alone could cost far more

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Commuting by Car, Uber, Train, Bike, or on Foot: Which Saves the Most Time and Money?

When I moved to San Francisco, I sold my car. I knew I’d be living in a walkable city, and the high cost of ownership

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Best Extended Car Warranties of 2016

Editor’s note: Delta Auto Protect was originally a recommended provider of extended car warranties, but deeper investigation — coupled with lots of unreturned phone calls and

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Why You Should Worship Your Paid-Off Car

As spring warms up, car dealerships are rolling out the red carpet to lure you in. In addition to special sales and dealer incentives, they’ve

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Two-Sided Coin: Should You Always Buy a Used Car?

This is the second in a series of posts called the “Two-Sided Coin,” where TSD’s Jon Gorey and Holly Johnson take opposing viewpoints on a number of personal


Best Auto Loans for 2016

For most people, the best auto loans are the ones with the lowest rates. And unless you’re sitting on a nice pile of cash, chances

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Best Bad Credit Car Loans of 2016

The inexperience of youth, poor financial advice, unexpected loss of employment, or any number of other factors can leave good person in need of a

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Here’s What to Do If You’re in an Auto Accident

You’re driving along minding your own business when suddenly you smash into another car or into some other obstacle. Your car is damaged – and


Car Insurance in Maine

Maine’s a pretty great place to own a car. Auto thefts are down, and a super high percentage of its drivers are insured — both


Car Insurance in Tennessee

Tennessee is cracking down on uninsured drivers — don’t be one of them. It doesn’t cost much to insure your vehicle. In fact, Tennessee drivers


Car Insurance in Missouri

Heavy competition drives Missouri auto insurance premiums down $40 below the national average — that’s a savings of $480 a year. But why stop there?


Car Insurance in Texas

Everything’s bigger in Texas, at least that’s what they say. And if you live here, you’ll probably agree with this statement, especially when it comes


Car Insurance in Wyoming

Wyoming is a nature lover’s paradise — think mountain ranges, wide-open spaces, plenty of wildlife. Unfortunately, this also makes it a risky place to insure


Car Insurance in Connecticut

Are you happy with your car insurance premium? Odds are, you’re not overly excited about it.Connecticut’s high population density and affluent residents drive the state’s


Car Insurance in Indiana

At a state-wide average of $1,327 per year, car insurance premiums in Indiana aren’t overly high compared to the rest of the nation. But really,


Car Insurance in Nevada

On average, Nevada’s auto insurance rates are pretty consistent with the rest of the country. For those living in cities like Las Vegas, however, the


Car Insurance in Hawaii

Hawaii is home to some of the most breathtaking drives in the country, as well as some low average auto insurance premiums. With a statewide

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