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12 Best Midsize Cars for the Money in 2019

While manufacturers scramble for a piece of the growing SUV market, many well-known midsize cars continue to offer a... Read More »

Kristen Hall-Geisler Mar. 18, 2019

15 Best Subcompact SUVs for the Money in 2019

Subcompact SUVs are gaining in popularity, thanks to their versatility. They’re small enough to maneuver on city... Read More »

Kristen Hall-Geisler Mar. 15, 2019

12 Best Luxury Car Deals in March

A shiny new luxury car or SUV in your driveway can brighten your day like a crocus poking up through the snow. A... Read More »

Kristen Hall-Geisler Mar. 15, 2019

12 Best Luxury Car Leases Under $400 in March

When the snow melts and the daffodils start blooming, it’s time to take some test drives. Just because you have case of... Read More »

Kristen Hall-Geisler Mar. 13, 2019

8 Best Truck Leases in March 2019

If you’re looking to lease a pickup truck this spring, March could be a good time to make it happen. There are deals... Read More »

Kristen Hall-Geisler Mar. 7, 2019

Liberty Mutual vs. Geico Car Insurance

You need to have car insurance, but that doesn’t mean you need to pay too much for it. It pays to look at your car... Read More »

Kristen Hall-Geisler Mar. 5, 2019

Progressive vs. State Farm Car Insurance

Car insurance is one of those things you don’t really want but really need to have. Sure, it’s important to have... Read More »

Kristen Hall-Geisler Mar. 5, 2019

Allstate vs. Progressive Car Insurance

You might not think about your car insurance very often, but taking time every year or so to reexamine your coverage... Read More »

Kristen Hall-Geisler Mar. 5, 2019

USAA vs. State Farm Car Insurance

State Farm is one of the largest car insurance companies in the country. USAA isn't quite as large, but it's growing... Read More »

Kristen Hall-Geisler Mar. 5, 2019

USAA vs. Geico Car Insurance

If you’re on this page, you’re probably shopping around for car insurance. That’s a smart idea because car insurance... Read More »

Kristen Hall-Geisler Mar. 5, 2019

USAA vs. Progressive Car Insurance

It’s smart to shop around for car insurance every so often. You should make sure you have the coverage you need and... Read More »

Kristen Hall-Geisler Mar. 5, 2019

Allstate vs. State Farm Car Insurance

Having good car insurance can help make a terrible situation – having a car accident – more bearable. Having bad car... Read More »

Kristen Hall-Geisler Mar. 5, 2019

Geico vs. Allstate Car Insurance

If you’re reading this, you’re probably shopping for car insurance. Maybe you are unhappy with how your auto insurance... Read More »

Kristen Hall-Geisler Mar. 5, 2019

Geico vs. State Farm Car Insurance

For most people, shopping for car insurance ranks right up there with doing your taxes. However, if you don’t regularly... Read More »

Kristen Hall-Geisler Mar. 5, 2019

Geico vs. Progressive Car Insurance

Car insurance may seem like a necessary evil. You buy it because your state or your car loan company requires it, and... Read More »

Kristen Hall-Geisler Mar. 5, 2019

State Farm vs. Farmers Car Insurance

Have you shopped for car insurance lately? If you’re like a lot of people, car insurance is a set-and-forget product... Read More »

Kristen Hall-Geisler Mar. 5, 2019

15 Most Expensive Pickup Trucks

Anyone who has shopped for a truck knows the endless ways that they can be configured. You can choose different seating... Read More »

Kristen Hall-Geisler Feb. 21, 2019

The Safest Minivans on the Market

Minivans are built for safety, not sportiness. They’re meant to haul families and friends to school or postseason pizza... Read More »

Kristen Hall-Geisler Feb. 19, 2019

All-New 2020 Kia Telluride: What You Need to Know

Ten years ago, Americans couldn’t get rid of their large SUVs fast enough. In 2008, the auto industry was in crisis and... Read More »

Kristen Hall-Geisler Feb. 13, 2019

10 Best Truck Deals for Presidents Day 2019

We’re deep into winter, and it’s been a rough one in many locations across the country. Maybe you’re thinking of... Read More »

Kristen Hall-Geisler Feb. 12, 2019

Best Cheap Car Insurance in Indiana

Indiana has an estimated 6.7 million residents as of July 2018, according the U.S. Census Bureau, and there were 4.... Read More »

Kristen Hall-Geisler Jan. 31, 2019

Best Cheap Car Insurance in Wisconsin

In 2017, there were 6 million vehicles registered in the state of Wisconsin. Not surprisingly, more than 10 percent of... Read More »

Kristen Hall-Geisler Jan. 31, 2019

Best Cheap Car Insurance in Ohio

If you drive in Ohio, you’re in luck. The state is often among the least expensive for car insurance rates Read More »

Kristen Hall-Geisler Jan. 31, 2019

Redesigned 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLE: All You Need to Know

The completely redesigned 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLE debuted at the Paris Auto Show in October 2018. This luxury midsize... Read More »

Kristen Hall-Geisler Jan. 18, 2019

Redesigned 2019 Mazda3: All You Need to Know

Mazda introduced the Mazda3 in 2004, and it has been a stalwart for the brand throughout the years in both sedan and... Read More »

Kristen Hall-Geisler Jan. 17, 2019

Geico Car Insurance Review

Geico was established in 1936 in Texas by Leo and Lillian Goodwin. If you’ve ever wondered why the company name is... Read More »

Kristen Hall-Geisler Dec. 14, 2018

Best Cheap Car Insurance in Florida

The state of Florida stretches from the panhandle in the north to the keys that string along its southern tip... Read More »

Kristen Hall-Geisler Dec. 14, 2018

Best Cheap Car Insurance in Virginia

Like many states, Virginia is a diverse state. There’s a big difference between Northern Virginia (known as NoVA)... Read More »

Kristen Hall-Geisler Dec. 14, 2018

Allstate Car Insurance Review

Allstate was founded as an auto insurance company in 1931 by Robert E. Wood, the chairman of Sears, Roebuck & Co. He... Read More »

Kristen Hall-Geisler Dec. 14, 2018

State Farm Car Insurance Review

State Farm doesn’t have a mascot or a spokesperson, but there’s a good chance you can sing along with the jingle: “Like... Read More »

Kristen Hall-Geisler Dec. 14, 2018

Pickup Trucks With the Most Luxurious Interiors

Pickup trucks continue to climb in popularity, thanks in part to their versatility. No longer relegated to construction... Read More »

Kristen Hall-Geisler Dec. 4, 2018

Honda vs Subaru: Battle of the Brands

Honda has been a favorite of American car shoppers for decades, and some of its longest-lived models are still some of... Read More »

Kristen Hall-Geisler Nov. 15, 2018

Lexus vs. Acura: Battle of the Brands in 2017

Lexus and Acura are luxury brands from two of the most popular auto manufacturers in the world: Toyota and Honda... Read More »

Kristen Hall-Geisler Nov. 14, 2018

Nice Cars That Won’t Break the Bank

We often hear about technology filtering down from expensive luxury cars to more affordable models. But there’s... Read More »

Kristen Hall-Geisler Nov. 1, 2018

17 Cheapest Cars With Adaptive Cruise Control

It hasn’t taken long for advanced safety technologies to move from something few people had heard of to a feature many... Read More »

Kristen Hall-Geisler Oct. 24, 2018

10 Alternatives to a 2018 Honda CR-V

It’s not at all strange to be a big fan of the 2018 Honda CR-V (pictured above). We named it the Best Compact SUV for... Read More »

Kristen Hall-Geisler Oct. 15, 2018

2018 Honda CR-V vs. 2018 Subaru Outback: Head to Head

The 2018 Honda CR-V and the 2018 Subaru Outback have a lot in common. They have all of the latest safety technologies... Read More »

Kristen Hall-Geisler Oct. 15, 2018

The Best 10-Passenger Vehicles

Most of us are happy enough to drive around solo in our subcompact SUVs , commuting to and from work while listening to... Read More »

Kristen Hall-Geisler Sep. 26, 2018

23 Most Reliable Luxury Cars in 2018

When you think of luxury car shopping, the first criteria to come to mind might be leather upholstery, or a cushioned... Read More »

Kristen Hall-Geisler Sep. 24, 2018

The Best Luxury Midsize SUVs: Photos and Details

There’s a spectrum of luxury midsize SUVs on the market today, with some emphasizing sporty performance and others... Read More »

Kristen Hall-Geisler Sep. 21, 2018

14 Best Luxury Compact SUVs in 2018: Photos and Details

As small SUVs and crossovers gain popularity, manufacturers are adding more models that mix city-friendly size with the... Read More »

Kristen Hall-Geisler Aug. 31, 2018

The Best 8-Passenger Luxury SUVs in 2018

Whether you have a large family or a team to transport, sometimes only an SUV with eight seats will do. If you’re going... Read More »

Kristen Hall-Geisler Aug. 30, 2018

12 Best Labor Day SUV Deals in 2018

Labor Day weekend feels like our last chance at a last hurrah before school, work, and holiday obligations fill our... Read More »

Kristen Hall-Geisler Aug. 13, 2018

7 Best New Cars Under $15,000

It might seem impossible to find a brand-new car for used-car money, but it can be done. These cars tend to be... Read More »

Kristen Hall-Geisler Jul. 30, 2018

6 Best Full-Size SUVs of 2018: Photos and Details

Crossover SUVs are gaining ground in the marketplace for their versatility, but for some tasks, only a full-size SUV... Read More »

Kristen Hall-Geisler Jul. 27, 2018

20 SUVs With the Most Cargo Space in 2018

There are lots of reasons that SUVs are popular. They have a higher seat height for a more commanding view of the road... Read More »

Kristen Hall-Geisler Jul. 6, 2018

How Car Insurance Works

Whether you’ve just bought your first car or you're shopping for a new – and hopefully less expensive – car-insurance... Read More »

Kristen Hall-Geisler Jun. 29, 2018

Best Used Cars Under $5,000

When you’re looking for inexpensive, reliable wheels, it can be hard to know where to start. This is especially true... Read More »

Kristen Hall-Geisler Jun. 20, 2018

7 Best Sports Car Purchase Deals for June 2018

Driving a sports car in the summertime is as refreshing as breaking out your shorts and sandals after a long, dreary... Read More »

Kristen Hall-Geisler Jun. 12, 2018

16 Best Used Lexus Models

Maybe you’re a Lexus loyalist, or a Toyota fan looking for an upgrade to the luxury level. Or maybe you’re shopping for... Read More »

Kristen Hall-Geisler May. 31, 2018

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