Our colleagues at U.S. News Money have looked into ways new car owners ruin the value of their cars. Chances are that if you own a car, at some point, you’re going to have to sell it.

Simple steps can help your car retain more of its value (General Motors)

Simple things like keeping it clean, keeping service records and driving sensibly can have an enormous impact on your car’s resale value, which means more money in your pocket. Read the full article to learn how to keep your car in top-dollar condition.

Read: 5 Bad Habits of New Car Owners That Ruin a Vehicle’s Value