Cars

  • 5 ways to upgrade your old car with new-car tech

      

    No word yet on when cars will be able to take the wheel while dressing you in a suit, à la “The Incredibles,” but today’s carmakers are still coming up with some pretty...

  • 7 good reasons to shop for car insurance in 2017

      

    Car insurance is meant to provide protection from a large financial burden in the event of a crash, but how do you avoid paying too much for coverage? “Shop around for car insurance”...

  • 14 things Americans are wasting money on

      

    If you’ve been following Clark's advice for a while, you’ve probably developed some pretty impressive penny-pinching habits throughout the years. Over on Reddit,...

  • Why you shouldn't use your hazard lights when driving in bad weather

      

    If you’ve ever been driving down the highway during a really bad storm, you’ve probably seen other drivers put on their hazard lights -- and maybe you’ve done it as well. But...

  • The eye-opening truth about dealer invoice price

      

    Editor's note: This is Part 1 of a five-part investigative series. Most new-car shoppers turn to those big new-car pricing websites for the information and advice they need. But those...

  • Gas prices: Where it will cost $3 a gallon to fill up in 2017

      

    If you’re looking for relief from rising gas prices, don't expect it to happen anytime soon.  According to a new GasBuddy report, U.S. drivers will spend $52 billion more at...

  • Ford creates 700 U.S. jobs, nixes plan to move all small car production to Mexico

      

    Ford is saying "detener" to plans that would have seen the iconic car company move all of its U.S. small car production to Mexico. Read more: Gas taxes are going up in these 7 states...

  • What do Uber drivers hate most about their passengers?

      

    Okay, so "hate" might be a strong word but as with any customer service job, there are a few things that Uber passengers can do that really annoy their drivers.  Now...

  • How to avoid an outrageous Uber charge on New Year's Eve

      

    If you plan on going out for New Year's Eve, it's a good idea to plan your transportation and accommodations for the evening in advance. If you plan to be out and doing a little...

  • 5 lies a car salesperson will use to get more money out of you

      

    Driving a new car home can be a huge relief, especially after going through the stressful process of purchasing a vehicle. In addition to finding the perfect car and getting your lowest loan rate,...

  • VIDEO: How to change your vehicle's turn signal bulb

      

    Next time the turn signal goes out in your vehicle, don't take it to the garage to get fixed. Fix it yourself! Read more: Warming up your car engine on cold mornings may be a bad idea...

  • Auto insurance: How to shop for a new policy in 2017

      

    The start of a new year is a great time to shake the dust off your budget and look for some areas where you can save big bucks. Car insurance is one of those things where you could be paying...

  • Use this simple trick to defrost your windshield in seconds

      

    There's no need for that ice scraper anymore! Here's a simple trick to clear your windshield in a matter of seconds – and it doesn't involve your car’s defrost...

  • Gas taxes are going up in these 7 states

      

    Starting in 2017, drivers in seven states will pay higher gas taxes. According to the Institute on Taxation and Economic Policy (ITEP), three states are increasing taxes due to recent...

  • Top 7 cars that owners regret buying

      

    Buying a new car is a big financial decision, so most people spend hours researching different models to find the best combination of price and performance. But unfortunately, there are some...