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  • Uber and Betterment partner to address drivers' retirement

      

    The worlds of robo-advising and ride-hailing are set to meet with Uber's announcement that it's partnering with Betterment to offer retirement plan options to drivers. Read more: 7...

  • How to save on parking in metro areas

      

    There are a couple of sites that can save you big bucks the next time you need to park in a busy metro area or at an airport. It's no secret that parking can be very expensive in metro...

  • These states have the worst drivers in the country, study says

      

    The Southeast U.S. seems to have the worst drivers in the country, if one study is to be believed. Time reported that a study from Smart Asset, a financial technology firm, has determined...

  • Bandit towing scams: The danger waiting on the side of the road!

      

    If you're having car trouble, or you've been in a fender bender, here's a special warning you'll want to pay attention to. Read more: Top 10 cities for vehicle theft A look...

  • These traffic tickets will hike your auto insurance rates the most

      

    Nearly 43 million Americans will travel this year for the Fourth of July, according to AAA, and most of them will be driving to their holiday getaway. But if you’re not careful, even a...

  • Women only ridesharing app launches

      

    Hey ladies, how many times have you felt creeped out by your Uber driver? There's a new startup that aims to address your concern by delivering rides for women by women. Read more: Lyft or...

  • One simple thing drivers can do to save lives

      

    The number of Georgia road fatalities has skyrocketed. There’s one change you can make today could make the difference.

  • The "Clark Smart" steps for buying a new car

      

    If you're in the market for a new car, here are my tips for making a smart purchase. Here's how to buy a new car First, go to your credit union, online bank or traditional bank...

  • Why you may want to rethink making an auto insurance claim

      

    Thinking about making an auto insurance claim for some piddling damage to your car, like that cracked windshield and broken side mirror? A new report will have you thinking twice! Read more: 10...

  • The 30 best cars of 2016

      

    Every April, Consumer Reports makes a special effort during car buying season to give advice for new and used buyers in their annual auto issue. This year, a trio of Asian and European names...

  • Pothole damage costs drivers $3B a year, AAA says

      

    A new study from AAA reveals that pothole damage has cost drivers around the country $15 billion in vehicle repairs over the last five years. “Area drivers get that sinking feeling every...

  • Experts warn winter coats could put kids in car seats at injury risk

      

    Parents should remove winter coats before strapping their children into car seats. The bulky winter clothing could have deadly consequences. Read more: Car turns in driver after hit-and-run...

  • 4 apps that will help you fight a parking ticket

      

    Need to get out of a parking or speeding ticket? Check out these apps that help make the process of getting out of a ticket much easier! 4 apps that can help you fight that traffic...

  • SMARTwheel is smart steering device that can save lives

      

    When it comes to protecting teens behind the wheel, sometimes you've got to get into the mind of a teen for the solution. Case in point: SMARTwheel, a device invented by a 14 year old to help...

  • 3 new car technologies that help reduce accidents

      

    Car technology that has gone mass market after debuting in high-end models is making a big difference in accidents and fatalities. 3 car technologies that save lives Adaptive headlights -...