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Insider: Tips on Choosing Your Dream Car

Cars are without a doubt one of the most aspirational purchases you can make in your life. It doesn’t matter whether you’re rich or poor, or somewhere in between, driving a better car is something most people yearn to do. The problem is that better cars cost more money, and as you need the best, most reliable car possible for general use, that often doesn’t leave any funds for a dream car. Unfortunately, most dream cars aren’t the types of vehicles you want to use as everyday run-around or to commute to work in. That means you’ll need at least …

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Industry Insider: 5 Mistakes People Make When Buying a New Vehicle

For most people, buying a new vehicle is a huge investment, and one they’ll have to deal with for years to come. When it comes to buying a new vehicle, you often have two different approaches. You have those people who will spend hours and hours looking at performance numbers, oil consumption, and at all the maintenance issues there are with different vehicles. At the other end, you have those who will simply rely on the dealer’s advice or get information from someone they know without getting hands-on knowledge about vehicles. However, the more well informed you are, the less …

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Insider: How to Better Finance Your Dream Car, Starting Today

In many cases, your dream car is likely not as far out of your reach as you think. While indeed some cars – particularly vintage models in great condition – can run up into the millions per vehicle, that isn’t usually the case. For most, you can buy and afford a luxury vehicle if that is what you truly want. It will take a lot of saving, and a lot of preparation, and in some cases, you might not get the exact model that you want, but it can be done. All you need to do is start preparing today …

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Industry Insider – New or Used Cars: Which is Better?

This is an age-old question. Should you buy a new or used car? Everyone seems to have a different answer and different reasons why. There really is no single right answer because it all depends on your current lifestyle and living situation. Different financial obligations, abilities, hobbies, and plans will determine whether a new or used car makes sense for you. In order to figure out which is best, let’s consider the upfront cost of the car, the gas mileage, the insurance cost, and the cost of repairs. It’s important to crunch the numbers before making any decisions. Determine What …

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Insider: Four Ways A Car Improves Your Life

Learning to drive and taking to the highway in your own car can open-up so many opportunities, from getting to work and carrying out family duties to going on a road trip, the benefits are endless. Yes, you should try and keep active by walking and cycling too, but here are four ways that a set of wheels can improve your life. Boosting work prospects If you don’t have your own car then, when it comes to work, your career prospects can be quite limited, in a few different ways. If you’re restricted to public transport or your feet, then …

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Car Manufacturers Can Now Collect and Sell Your Personal Data. What are the Implications?

Your car isn’t just on the road anymore – it is fast becoming part of the ever-expanding internet of things. Information on your vehicle, you and your driving habits are now being harvested by tech companies and car manufacturers can now collect and sell your personal data. But what are the implications of this for the everyday driver? “Warning, Unsafe Driver” Newer cars are able to collect detailed data about the vehicle’s state and the driver’s driving habits. For example, the car can collect data on how hard and fast the driver brakes and accelerates. This data is already starting …

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