Let's face it: buying a car can be exciting, but it can also be a confusing and frustrating process. Whether you're buying your first new vehicle or just want to learn what your car says about you, you'll find it all here.

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Best Cars for College

Guide to Buying a Car

How to Buy a Car
It's not nearly as simple as it may sound.
How to Finance a Car
We simplify the financing process to guarantee you the best car loan and interest rates.
What You Should Know About Car Insurance
You've gotta have it to drive, so make sure you choose the right coverage.
7 Ways to Survive the Car Dealership
Easy tips to help you avoid a sticky situation when buying a new car at the dealership.

Find Your Next Car

Best Cars for the Long Haul
Our picks will seamlessly get you through college, your first job and first move out of your parents' house.
The Best Car for Your School
These cars are the ultimate showcase of your school spirit.
Best Cars for Your Major
Here's an interesting way to decide on the best car for you -- and for your future career.
Cars That Make You Look Smart
These slick models offer prestige, practicality and a great value.
Cars to Impress Your Boss
These innovative, hardworking vehicles definitely say you're going places.

Fun Reads

Funky Cars You Love to Hate
These cars may be weird-looking at first glance, but their real beauty is on the inside.

Best Cars for Spring Break
Before you hit the road, do your research. There's no need to let your ride ruin your trip.

What Your Car Color Reveals About You
Are people who drive dark blue and silver-colored cars really more upbeat? You decide -- and check out what your car's color means.

Find a Car By Type

Rankings are based on the consensus of auto industry experts. Also check prices, photos and more.
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From college to career, find the best fit for you.

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Which Way Does Your Car Vote?
The car you drive can say a lot about your political preferences.

Celebrity Cars You Can Afford
These celebrity-approved autos are hot and affordable enough for the average person.

Best Cars for Attracting Men and Women
With these hot little numbers, someone is sure to notice you