How to buy a car from Goodwill

Wanting a car and being able to buy a car are two different things. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, the average American salary in 2019 was just under $49,000. However, the average price of a new car in 2019 was $36,700. Imagine using almost 75% of an annual salary to buy a new car. This is a serious dilemma for many people since over 63% of Americans drive on almost daily basis. You...

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How To Get A Better Gas Mileage

how to improve a car's gas mileage
I was born and raised in New York City which is notorious for its population and traffic. There are about 8.6 million people living there. As of 2017, there were almost 2 million privately registered vehicles in the city. That estimate does not include taxis, motorcycles, commercial vehicles, 18-wheel trucks, farm vehicles, or motorcycles. So, there are arguably several more million vehicles that...

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Should You Become a One Car Household?

With the price of cars and auto loans constantly on the rise, becoming a one-car household has been looking more and more appealing to me. I shared before how my husband and I are planning to never get another car loan again and I still firmly stand behind that stance. We still have our own cars and we plan to drive them into the ground before we switch to a one car household. To be honest though,...

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