Planning Road Trips Like a Pro

The road trip is a classic American rite of passage, but planning road trips can be overwhelming. It’s hard to anticipate what you’ll need along the way – and what will slow you down. When you don’t have to pay fifty bucks to check your luggage, it’s tempting to just throw it all in the…

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Get Your Car Ready For a Road Trip

Going on a summer getaway? It’s easy to just pack up a bag and go, but don’t forget to prepare your car! Getting your car ready for a summer road trip is just as important as getting yourself ready. A smooth trip with no conflict is obviously the most desirable. Do these ten things to…

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The Auto Body Repair Process

After a car accident, the last thing you want to do is stress out about the repair process. Knowing what to expect when your car is being serviced by an auto body shop will help ensure that you are receiving the best possible customer care. Service estimate Knowing how much your repair work will cost…

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Driving Safely in Slippery Conditions

With winter over, many motorists breathe a sigh of relief that snowy and icy conditions have given way to sunnier, more relaxed driving. However, summer rainstorms can make roads treacherous due to lowered visibility, increased stoppage times, and slippery surfaces. Don’t be caught unaware this summer. Whether it be a downpour or a light rain,…

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Collision Repair – DIY or Hire a Pro?

Buying a car or truck is generally the second largest purchasing decision you’ll make, so it’s extremely important to take the best care possible of your investment. And, since accidents are pretty much unavoidable, it’s an unfortunate fact of life that you will be faced with a dent (or worse!) on your once-pristine vehicle. While…

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Are you Using the Best Auto Body Shop?

Being in an accident brings with it a host of unwanted decisions that often need to be made quickly to ensure that you are not left without a vehicle for an extended period of time. Choosing an auto body shop is a very important consideration in this process. Selecting the right service provider could mean…

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4 Unavoidable Winter Maintenance Tasks

Keeping your own body in tip top condition does not just happen – it requires eating right, regular exercise, and preventative doctor’s visits. Similarly, keeping your car running its very best also requires proper maintenance. Just like your body, your car too can take a toll in winter. Keep in mind these easy to forget,…

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Avoiding a Deer Vehicle Collision This Season

Deer season is a delight for hunters and a headache for motorists. One in every hundred motorists will be involved in a deer-vehicle collision at some point. Motorists see a spike of these collisions during deer season, seeing the highest chance of collision in the month of November. Deer-vehicle collisions cost motorists about $1.1 billion…

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Liability and Collision Insurance

Everyone knows how important it is to have car insurance. Depending on the type of car and the driver, car insurance costs can range from reasonable to expensive. No matter what end of the spectrum, though, car insurance is absolutely necessary and should never be skipped. There are three main types of car insurance policies…

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Back to School Season and Driving

Although summer is still in full swing, back to school season is already right around the corner. Whether you’re school supply shopping for your high school teen, or helping your college student pack up and move to campus, safe driving is an important but often overlooked item on the back-to-school list. The National Highway Traffic…

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Tips for Teaching Your Teen to Drive

Gulp–is your teen ready to learn how to drive? Mixed emotions swirl inside you–can your teen really be this grown up already? Driving is a big responsibility, and while teens do have a higher rate of minor “fender bender” collisions, and are less likely to ensure everyone in the vehicle is wearing seatbelts, many teen…

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