The kind of car that you drive can say a lot about you as the owner. For one thing, the model of car that you drive reveals how much money you pay for annual maintenance and fuel costs. A low-value home that needs intensive rehabilitation is called a “money pit” but the same idea can also be applied to automobiles.
A few weeks ago I wrote about how terrible it was preparing my car to be turned in at the end of a lease, and how I hated having to wait and find out if they are going to charge me for damages that were above and beyond "normal wear and tear". I was told that I would hear from
Three years ago I leased a new car and thought it was a pretty darn good idea. I loved the fact that I could just basically "borrow" a car for three years and then give it back without any questions asked. On Monday my lease expired and I turned it in. Many of the benefits I listed in that first
Last weekend I was back home spending a day with my family while I was in St. Louis, and spending time in my hometown reminded me of the days when I was in high school and didn't have more than a few hundred bucks to my name. I was driving a crappy car that hardly ever worked, but I needed