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Will My Car Be Totaled After An Accident?

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After an auto collision, you might be wondering whether you car will end up totaled. Here is some information on how that works, and what the implications are. When Is a Car Totaled? A vehicle is considered totaled when the cost to repair it is higher than 50% of the car’s market value. The totaling process is determined by the insurance adjuster who will take a look and document your car’s damage and value. Read More»

5 Ways to Get Your Car Ready for Spring

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As spring approaches, here are four auto maintenance tips to get your car ready for all the driving you’ll do this spring and summer.  #1 Wash Underneath Your Car If you live somewhere that gets snow or ice on the roads, the roads in your area are probably treated with salt and other chemicals. When you drive, these salts and chemicals are transferred onto your car. These chemicals can cause the bottom of your vehicle to start to rust, which compromises the overall quality of your vehicle and can cut years of usable life off your vehicle. Read More»

3 Tips Involving Car Smog Inspections

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If you need to pass smog checks in your state in order for your vehicle to remain street legal, it is important that you learn as much as you can about it. This way, you will be better able to give your car the repair that it needs and will maintain it to the best of your ability. Smog checks are put into place so that your car is not creating too much pollution through emissions as you drive. Read More»

Tips For Getting Semi Truck Financing With Poor Credit

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If you are an owner operator and want to purchase a used semi so you can continue growing your business, then you may need to acquire some semi truck financing. This may be extremely important if you do not have the cash to buy a used semi yourself. However, it may be difficult to get the financing you need if you do not have good credit. If you have bad credit, then there are a few things you should do that may help you to get the financing you need. Read More»