Cars / Selling

  • New ways to buy or sell a car

      

    The way you and I buy a used car is being turned on its head because of smartphones and the Internet. There are now several new companies that are offering entirely new ways to take the pain out...

  • The Clark Smart Steps for Buying a New Car

      

    If you're in the market for a new car, here are my tips for making a smart purchase. Here's how to buy a new car First, go to your credit union, online bank or traditional bank...

  • 4 Ways To Stay Safe When Using Craigslist

      

    Craigslist can be a great place to buy all kinds of items -- but you've got to be careful or it could cost you your life. Follow this advice to stay safe when you use Craigslist Some...

  • How To Go Carless and Save Up To 20% of Your Income!

      

    Have you ever said, "I wish I had a nickel for every time I…?" Well, imagine if you had 59 cents instead. AAA says that's the cost of driving a vehicle per mile in America...

  • Best Cars of 2015

      

    Every April, Consumer Reports makes a special effort during car buying season to give advice for new and used buyers in their annual auto issue. This year, the overall most reliable brand for new...

  • Best 2015 Cars for Resale Value

      

    Cars are the second biggest expense in most people's lives. But will the car you're buying hold its resale value? Best cars for holding their value over 5 years Kelley Blue Book has published...

  • How To Sell an Upside Down Car

      

    If you have financed a vehicle, chances are that you are upside down. What does that mean? It means that you owe more on your car loan than the vehicle is actually worth. This can be discouraging...

  • Cars That Hold Their Resale Value Best

      

    Your car is the second most expensive purchase you're likely to make after your home. Now a new study from CarGurus.com shows that luxury cars are out and pickup trucks are in when it comes to...

  • How to find the best auto repair shops

      

    When the chips are down and you need a car repair, where's the best place to get it done?Back in 1987, I bought an Acura Integra. When it needed service, a friend who also had an Integra...

  • Deals on new and used cars

      

    You can find a deal on a new or used car! With the average cost of cars right around $32,000, is it possible to buy one for less? You betcha! Car buyers keep pushing the price of cars up and...

  • Confession of a retired auto salesman

      

    Gerry Schram had a very good life selling cars. After four decades on dealer lots, the 65-year-old former salesman from Becker County, Minn., was able to retire in 2006 with no debt at all. He...

  • Rent your car for extra cash

      

    Do you have a spare vehicle sitting around collecting dust? Try renting it out.Kiplinger  magazine reports there are several websites that can help you get started as a 1-personal rental...

  • Smaller cars offer great fuel economy, great prices

      

    Smaller cars are sitting unloved on dealer lots. That means you can get a deal at a time when we've had a big run-up in gas prices during the last few weeks. Both the Toyota Yaris and the Honda...

  • Most stolen cars are older rides

      

    Sophisticated anti-theft technology has altered the pattern of what kind of cars are being stolen.The National Insurance Crime Bureau shows that recent model years aren't being stolen like in the...

  • Your next car: Buy new or used?

      

    When you're faced with your next car buying decision, should you purchase new or used? Clark's advice on this perennially popular question is changing yet again!