Apparently the Big Three U.S. automakers (Ford, GM and Chrysler) are finding out their business plan over the last few years wasn't much of a plan at all. By pushing cars, trucks and vans to millions of Americans who couldn't actually afford them, … [Read more...] about Did Detroit Oversell?
Car owners concerned about wasting their hard earned money have found numerous ways to save money on their car's operating expenses. Many start by driving fewer miles, observing the speed limit to improve fuel efficiency and shopping for affordable … [Read more...] about Saving Money on Car Maintenance
Ok, so you think your $100 all-weather mats or $2,000 navigation unit upgrades are pricey. Check out this list from Car and Driver of the 10 most expensive (and truly decadent) vehicle options: Here's my take: 10. BMW Comfort Access: … [Read more...] about 10 Most Decadent Car Options
A few weeks ago, I told you how we sold our old Pontiac Grand Am to my wife's godparents for their daughter to use in college. Well, I also told you what I thought about buying a car for your kid, especially if they've done nothing to earn that … [Read more...] about Kids with Cars: Friends Not Included
It's been months since I submitted any of my articles to a blog carnival. I just kept forgetting. Well, I remember on Saturday after our house guests left and submitted to THREE great carnivals. If you don't know what a blog carnival is, it's … [Read more...] about Yes Carnivals, I’m Still Alive
I flip-flopped on whether to write this article because it was mostly my wife's business, but since I was the one who got the letter in the mail, I'm taking full rights to the topic, and hopefully get some feedback from all of you AND educate you in … [Read more...] about Accepting Defeat by the Heavy Hand of the Law