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Aug
4

Know What You’re Looking For When Buying A Car

You need to buy a new car! Do you know the potential mistakes many auto buyers make? This article details how to buy a car the right way.

If you are trading in an automobile, visit your local library and find out the value of your car. You can also look this information up online in several different locations. By having the trade-in value of your car and the retail value of your car you can negotiate better.

Do not buy a car just because it is a good deal. You have to live with this car after you take it home, so it needs to be something that you really like and that works for you and your family. You also need to make sure you can really afford it.

Make sure you know about the dealer prior to negotiating for a vehicle. You will make better headway if …

Jul
30

Ride Share Drivers Stage Vomit To Collect Clean-Up Fees

Vomit fraud as it has come to be known as, has received a lot of media attention in the last few weeks due to the number of Uber and Lyft passengers claiming they were scammed out of hundreds of dollars.

Uber and Lyft both have terms of service in place in which the passenger agrees to pay clean-up fees to help protect the drivers and their vehicles from any accidents that may take place during the course of their ride. This fee is based on national industry averages.

However, some drivers are taking advantage of this policy and staging vomit in order to collect the clean-up fees. The fee ranges from $20 which covers light cleaning and vacuuming to $150 that is allotted for more serious accidents that include body fluids, blood and urine.

Previously, the Uber insurance policy was a $250 fee regardless of the severity of the accident.…

Jul
5

Car Shopping Advice That Should Not Be Missed

So you’re ready to get your first car! Congrats, but do you really know everything that is involved with the purchase of a vehicle. To someone who is new to this world, there are a lot of important factors to consider when buying a car. Read on and learn some helpful hints and tips.

If you are trading in an automobile, visit your local library and find out the value of your car. You can also look this information up online in several different locations. By having the trade-in value of your car and the retail value of your car you can negotiate better.

Do a little research before you enter the showroom. When you walk into a showroom, sticker prices are usually listed right on the cars. It is important to understand that all dealerships have some wiggle room from these prices. If you do your research online first, …