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Ways to avoid holiday stress

7 ways to avoid holiday shopping stress and still buy a car

Each holiday season seems to get longer and more stressful. Shoppers strategize about visits to their favorite retail stores, which generally are crowded already with everyone else who strategized about visiting favorite stores. And all gets more frenzied by advertising…

Woman slumped over steering wheel

Holiday car purchase: Six steps to avoiding buyer’s remorse

Buyer’s remorse. It’s awful any time of the year. But regretting a holiday car purchase can be just about the worst-case scenario. Especially when regifting is not really an option. So don’t let enthusiasm over a year-end deal make you…

Beige Toyota RAV4 used car deal

Looking for a used car deal? Then set your sights on beige

You cannot beat a beige Toyota RAV4 crossover if you want a deal on a three- to five-year-old vehicle. Eight of the 25 most-popular used vehicles in the U.S. offering a high percentage of deals – discounts of at least…

Why now is a great time to shop for a new or used vehicle

Why now is a great time to shop for a new or used vehicle

October might be the most important month of the year for car shoppers. Because it provides plenty of time to do your homework before heading out to dealerships between now and New Year’s Day. The end of the year is…

Hyundai Santa Fe best, most popular midsize SUVs

The best, most popular midsize SUVs available right now

There must be more to identifying the best, most popular midsize SUVs than picking and ranking six models – even if they are rigorously tested. That’s what one website did in picking the 2019 Hyundai Santa Fe Ultimate 2.0T AWD…