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Did you know that when it comes to deaths caused by car accidents, the United States holds the top spot over all other high-income countries in the world? Almost 40,000 people die each year due to car crashes, and an additional 2.35 million are injured or disabled. Clearly this is a statistic you don’t want to be part of, which is why it’s important to learn defensive driving tips. These tips won’t just keep you and your passengers safer on the road, but may even save your life. Royalty Free Photo Here are five defensive driving tips that you will…

If you are like any normal person, you do not enjoy going to the DMV.  Long lines, cranky people, and the monotone voice calling out random numbers over and over is enough to drive anyone insane. Unfortunately, however, there will be times when you need to go to the DMV. Luckily, there are some excellent tips you can use for your next trip that are bound to lessen the stress of dealing with the hassle that is the DMV. Check it out. Must-Know Tips for Enduring the DMV 1. Make Sure You Really Need to Go There is nothing worse…

You’re careful when it comes to your personal finances. You pay your bills on time. You keep your credit score in line. You comparison shop. You don’t give in to impulse buying. You budget, at least in your mind if not in written form. You even have a savings account. But do you fudge when it comes to auto insurance? It’s tempting to have only the minimum coverage required, especially when your car loan is paid off and your car is getting older. There’s no doubt that this saves you money in the short term, but what about the long…

So you’ve bought yourself a new car, or perhaps have opted to go for something second hand. Either way, it’s your baby – and you want to look after her. She deserves it, after all, as the relationship between you and your first or latest car has been a long time coming. It deserves to be looked after. You deserve to enjoy the fruits from it. But what if something goes wrong? Particularly with one of the windows on the side of the car, the back windscreen or the front windscreen – these things can be tricky to negotiate when…

Everyone knows that teen drivers usually aren’t the best drivers. Most don’t have the judgment or experience to be great drivers right out of the gate. And there’s little doubt that as drivers age, they tend to lose their quick reflexes as well as suffer from impaired vision and hearing. But, what about you? You’re not a teen. You’re not a senior. You think of yourself as a good driver. If you’ve been driving for a while without an accident, you probably are good. But, admit it – driving’s become second nature. You probably do it without thinking. Haven’t you…