7 Photo Mistakes To Avoid When Selling Your Car Online (Illustrated With Selfies From Wikimedia)


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Selling a car online is easy, right? Type in the make/model/year, offer a little description, name a price, post a few pics, and -- boom! -- you're done. Except it's not that simple. If you're selling your car, you should spend just as much time planning your pitch as Madison Avenue types prepare for selling handbags a...Read more

Report: Hand-Held Cell Phone Bans Don't Make Roads Any Safer


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As of today, 14 states, plus the District of Columbia, Guam, Puerto Rico, and the U.S. Virgin Islands, have passed laws preventing drivers from using hand-held cell phones. A whopping 44 states (plus D.C. and the above territories) prohibit texting behind the wheel -- an act that tends to involve a hand-held device. Th...Read more

Do Car Salespeople Haggle Or Do They Negotiate? New Ads Hit A Nerve With Dealers [UPDATED]


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UPDATED: See below Shopping is a curious thing. Some people find the process of browsing, committing, and spending therapeutic; to others, it's cruel and unusual punishment. The differences between those two personality types are even more pronounced when it comes to shopping for a new car. That's partially because car...Read more

Men Love Sporty Rides, Women Love Practical Cars, And Other Stereotypes


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Another week, another study about the many differences (and fewer similarities) between men and women. This time, the study crossing our desk comes from KBB.com, and it shows that women and men have their own approaches to finding and purchasing the right ride. To reach that conclusion, KBB.com analyzed data provided b...Read more

GM Announces Support For Michigan's Anti-Tesla Bill, Governor Then Signs It


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Last week, we told you about a hastily amended bill in Michigan that would prevent Tesla from setting up shop in the Wolverine State. It had passed both houses of the legislature and was headed to Governor Rick Snyder's desk. The only question remaining was: would Snyder sign it? Then yesterday, according to Detroit Ne...Read more