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Winter is Coming - 4 Tips to Prepare your Car for Cold Weather

Leslie Pritchard | Posted 12.19.2016 | Travel
Leslie Pritchard

This past weekend was a cruel reminder to many of us located in the northern half of the U.S. that after a pretty mild fall, winter is coming. Subzero...

5 Maintenance Tips For Keeping Your Car In Shape

Laiza King | Posted 11.07.2016 | Impact
Laiza King

Credit Having a car is great! You can go anywhere you want to at any time in the comfort of your four wheels. Stereo blaring, the wind in your hair...

5 Vital Checks To Put Up To Prevent Car Accidents

Toby Nwazor | Posted 10.12.2016 | Green
Toby Nwazor

Below are five vital checks that can be done before and while driving to reduce the likelihood of an accident.

7 Tips to Get Your Car Summer Ready

Leslie Pritchard | Posted 06.29.2016 | HuffPost Home
Leslie Pritchard

Summer weather means t-shirts, BBQs, and best of all - road trips! There are so many great road trips to take this summer, but before you gas up and get driving, you need to be sure your car is in top shape.

How to Save Thousands by Learning to DIY

Pauline Paquin | Posted 02.02.2017 | Business
Pauline Paquin

There are many areas in your life where, when trying to save money, you can save a lot by doing things yourself. I am not very handy myself, but I hav...

Tips for Winterizing Your Vehicle

Sam Dillinger | Posted 09.15.2016 | HuffPost Home
Sam Dillinger

This is the time of year that the days begin to get shorter, the leaves are turning beautiful shades of red and orange, and the weather is going to start getting colder seemingly by the hour (sometimes by the minute, depending on your location).

3 Quick Car Safety Tips For Drivers

Nadine Cheung | Posted 07.30.2015 | HuffPost Home

Whether you own or lease, cars come with quite a bit of responsibility. Here, life coach Laura Baron offers three quick tips on basic car maintenance ...

Know How to Recognize an Accurate Auto Repair Estimate

Sam Dillinger | Posted 09.23.2014 | Business
Sam Dillinger

Shop around. Take your vehicle to a few different repair shops (three is a good number), and get an estimate from all of them. If they all say the same thing and the prices are within the same range, you can feel confident

6 Greener Ethos Car Maintenance Tips

Varda Epstein | Posted 05.04.2014 | Green
Varda Epstein

Here are some green car maintenance tips to help you keep your car -- and the environment -- in tiptop shape.

Rules of the Road: Tips for Driving Cross-Country

Kari Haugeto | Posted 07.28.2013 | Travel
Kari Haugeto

What should you do before you travel if you're driving a high-mileage car that's been loved to pieces?

Lauren Fix, The Car Coach With Marlo Thomas (WATCH)

Posted 08.13.2013 | Home

This week on Mondays With Marlo, we broached a new topic -- cars, driving and all things automobile! Lauren Fix, The Car Coach® joined me to chat abo...

Summer Car Care Tips

Tim Healey | Posted 09.05.2012 | Money
Tim Healey

Although winter car care gets more publicity, there's no reason to neglect your car come summer time just because the weather is nice. Here are a few things you can do during summer time to keep your car in tip-top shape.

DIY Car Care That Can Help Save You Money

Women & Co | Posted 08.12.2012 | Money
Women & Co

Do-it-yourself (DIY) car care is catching on as a way to save money on routine service visits to mechanics, and that's a good thing. Doing your own maintenance isn't just good for your wallet, but it helps you learn about how your car works.

Easy Ways to Get More from Your Car

Trevor Traina | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Trevor Traina

Where are your old documents? The glove compartment? The basement? Keep them in one place. Make a binder or store them online. A car or truck with a full history has greater resale value.

You and Your Car: You Better Love the One You're With.

Trevor Traina | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Trevor Traina

The reality has set in that whatever is in your garage now will likely be there next year too.