Category: Autos

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Is your car totaled? It varies by state

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A car is typically considered totaled when the insurance company determines it will cost more to repair than the vehicle is worth. Beyond that, states have …

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What to look for when buying a used car

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  New cars lose a significant portion of their value the minute you drive them off the lot, and they cost more money. Anyone who opts …

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Finally, some good news: Gas prices lower this holiday season than last year

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  The Fill-Er-Up Forecast The average price per unleaded gallon of gas has now dropped to $3.329, down from an average of $3.343 per gallon this …

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World’s first solar car coming to US for $6,250

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  A cheap solar-powered car roughly the size of a golf cart is coming to the U.S. The U.S. launch of the Squad solar electric city car will take place …

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These are the most stolen cars in America

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The National Insurance Crime Bureau (NICB) has released its annual Hot Wheels report which details the most stolen vehicle models in the United States. Technology has reduced car theft over …

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These 15 states have the worst roads in America

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State and local governments spend billions each year on road maintenance and operations, but does it amount to better roads for taxpayers? MoneyGeek analyzed data from …

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Are you losing your right to get car repairs wherever you want?

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  Are drivers losing the ability to decide where to get their cars fixed? That’s what proponents of right to repair legislation believe. They say automakers …

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The cars that show up most often in horror movies

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From epic car chases to lone killers in the rearview mirror, cars feature heavily in Hollywood horror movies. But have you ever stopped to think about …

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The states with the most car accidents may surprise you

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Most Americans need to drive on a regular basis, whether it’s to work, to the grocery store, to see family and friends, or all of the …

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Biden’s new electric vehicle tax credits, explained

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  The Inflation Reduction Act will replace current EV tax credits with new ones, but there are some confusing limitations and timelines to sort through. President …

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Study shows vehicles with most expensive maintenance

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  The costs of owning a car continue far past the date of purchase. Based on the latest study on driving costs by the American Automobile …

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The best drivers live in these states, research shows

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Rates of reckless driving behavior have risen dramatically across the country during the past two years with few signs of slowing down.1 While such elevated rates started …

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The fastest way to your new electric vehicle: Convert your gas guzzler

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  It’s a classic dilemma faced by car shoppers: Buy new, or buy used? But as climate change fuels the popularity of electric vehicles and the …

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How to keep your old car from becoming a money pit

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  Worried about your car becoming a money pit? A money pit is something that drains your financial resources. Some money pits are well-known. One is …

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The ultimate cross-country road trip for electric car drivers

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Believe it or not, you can get across the United States in an electric vehicle (EV). The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has created “alternative fuel …

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Brace yourself: Inflation is coming for your car insurance

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  In 2020, at the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, many Americans were pleasantly surprised when car insurance companies began issuing refunds on insurance premiums. More people staying home …

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July 4 week could be deadliest of the year for drivers

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  Drunk driving remains a significant problem throughout the country. But certain days are more dangerous on the roads than others. MoneyGeek analyzed historical data from …

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Here’s how much that dream exotic car will cost you

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You’ve probably imagined yourself behind the wheel of a Lamborghini, cruising in a Maserati, or putting the pedal to the metal in a red Ferrari. Exotic …

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America’s most dangerous highways for summer travelers

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Summer is usually the perfect opportunity to go on a long drive with the windows down and the radio on. With COVID-19 still surging in the …

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Gas prices soar to a new high in the US … again

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  Americans are plagued by inflation in many different way, but gas prices must be one of the worst headaches. The price of one gallon of …

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The most popular luxury car in every state

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If you’ve reached a point in your financial life where you can afford your dream car, congratulations! But now that you have the cash stashed away, …

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This grandma converted an old Honda into an electric car & we’re obsessed

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  A New Zealand grandma has found a way to be the change she wants to see in the world.   Sixty-three-year-old Rosemary Penwarden converted an …

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These RVs are perfect for summer travel

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When it comes to travel trailers, there are a lot of different brands on the market. This article will discuss 10 of the best travel trailer …

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Why experts say distracted drivers are the ‘second pandemic’ of the 2020s

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  While the pandemic has made many people more careful evaluators of risk, one everyday activity (driving) has quietly become more dangerous over the past two …

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Here’s where people are paying the most for gasoline

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  The price of gasoline in the United States is climbing once more as markets remain in turmoil following Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. Additionally, the Biden administration’s embargo …

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Here’s where people pay the most for car insurance

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To legally drive in most states, you need to have car insurance, with the minimum amount determined by your state of residence. We should really refer …

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The real reason men pay more for car insurance

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  Unfortunately, in the U.S., there’s no federal legislation mandating equal rights for all U.S. citizens regardless of gender, as the Equal Rights Amendment has yet …

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Can you afford a classic car?

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Most people buy cars for practical purposes. They need transportation to get to and from work and to run errands around town. But for classic car …

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Electric cars: Good for environment, bad for taxpayers?

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  You can save a lot of money by switching to a battery electric vehicle (BEV): up to $14,500 over 15 years in lower fuel costs, according …

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This is the worst state for electric car owners

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Even as the recent spike in gas prices reinvigorated American interest in electric vehicles (EVs), the U.S. automotive industry and federal agencies under the Biden administration had already …