Archive for August, 2016

When is it time to get new tires?

Monday, August 15th, 2016
row of car tires

How to check if you need new tires

Tires provide a very valuable service. They keep us safe on the road and provide smooth rides, helping to ensure an enjoyable driving experience. But, as is the case with all other vehicle parts, tires eventually wear out. When tires wear out, it can’t always be seen when you just get into the car to head to work. It takes a bit more effort, but not too much. The process of how to check if you need new tires is actually quite simple. Read on for a couple of the best and most common ways. (more…)

What should you pay for a car up front?

Monday, August 8th, 2016
hand writing a check

How much of a down payment should you put on a used car?

You have been thinking it over and have decided that it is time to go out and get a new (to you) automobile. You have come to terms with the fact that it is time to replace your car, and you want to venture out and take a look around. You have an idea of what you would like to pay for the vehicle up front, but maybe there is more to figuring it out than just picking a number you’d like to spend. How much of a down payment should you put on a used car? Keep reading for more details. (more…)