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Big City vs. Small City

Big City vs. Small City
Sat, 2013-10-12 07:47 -- joe.apex

In a recent Allstate study it has been shown that there are dramatic differences in safe driving between cities in the U.S. Before we point out a few tips for driving in your particular type of area, lets give a hand to the drivers in Fort Collins, Colorado for being the safest driving city according to Allstate's study.

Back to School

Back to School
Sun, 2013-09-08 08:48 -- joe.apex

Its "Back to School" time. And its been a long, fun summer and most everyone has long forgotten about driving around school grounds and school buses we last saw in the spring. The following video from the igottadrive.com video library has some great driving tips for driving around school grounds and when driving near school buses. This video is good for new drivers as well as a refresher for experienced drivers.

5 Things to Think About Before Renting a Car

5 Things to Think About Before Renting a Car
Thu, 2013-07-11 07:33 -- joe.apex

Renting a car seems pretty self-explanatory at the beginning, right? Once you start the process, however, you discover a number of things you need to think about, including questions of insurance, size, fees, and price. Rather than getting caught unawares, do your research beforehand so you can get the right car at the best price.

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Cars for rookie drivers

Cars for rookie drivers
Fri, 2013-07-05 08:28 -- joe.apex

Choosing a new car for your teenager need not be a nerve-wracking experience. The key is to ignore sales pitches and focus on the features a vehicle for a new driver should have. Forget horsepower and speed, no matter how much your son or daughter craves a sports car. Think practicality instead. These are the criteria you should keep in mind:

Car Insurance Information

Car Insurance Information
Fri, 2013-06-28 14:27 -- joe.apex

Car insurance is complex and the requirements vary from state to state. However, if you are involved in an incident you will be glad you have the proper coverage. And in most states there are minimum car insurance requirements. igottadrive.com has created a collection of information about dealing with car insurance to help drivers navigate through the complexity of car insurance.

Tire Safety Week

Tire Safety Week
Sat, 2013-06-08 06:33 -- joe.apex

This past week was National Tire Safety Week and I'll bet most people were totally unaware. I'll also bet that most people pay no attention to their tires, which is unfortunate as they are one of the most important safety devices on a car. Most drivers only notice when their tires are obviously flat, but there is much more to tire safety.

4 Car Money Saving Expenses

4 Car Money Saving Expenses
Sat, 2013-05-25 07:51 -- joe.apex

The costs of owning a car can add up quickly: insurance, petrol, maintenance and repairs all add to the overall expense of having a vehicle. The age of your car doesn’t necessarily affect the price—even brand new cars need regular servicing, and most cars will eventually have complicated electronic problems that can be expensive to replace.

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