August 2012 archive

Aug 22

Smartphone App to Track Texting Drivers

Distracted driving is not only dangerous, but deadly.  According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, 16% of fatal crashes in 2008 were caused by driver distraction resulting in 5,800 deaths and 515,000 injuries.  With the increasing prevalence of smartphones, texting while driving has become a true epidemic.  The American Automobile Association has even found …

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Aug 20

10 Comfy and Affordable Cars

Quality is one of the most important factors consumers look for when purchasing a vehicle and nothing conveys top-quality quite as well as comfort.  Whether comfort means a smooth quiet ride or soft roomy seating, we spend a lot of time in our cars and want to feel at ease while driving.  Thankfully, luxurious comfort …

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Aug 08

Factors That Affect Resale Value

Most people are not overly concerned with their car’s resale value…that is until they go to turn it in for a newer model.  Unfortunately, new cars lose a great deal of their value as soon as they leave the lot, but there are ways to help ensure you receive the very best value down the …

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Aug 02

Ways to Avoid Getting Pulled Over by the Police

No one likes getting pulled over by the cops but taking the necessary precautions to avoid a ticket will not only help keep you and other drivers safe, but could reduce the cost of your insurance as well.  To help drivers from getting pulled over, went straight to the source, police agencies and traffic …

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