Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Wednesday, August 21, 2013 6:00 am
By Tara Baukus Mello ·

Car shoppers are making quick decisions when they buy a car.

Wednesday, March 07, 2012 9:30 am
By Tara Baukus Mello ·

A few simple tactics can add up to about $800 in savings when you buy a new car, according to a recent study by three university professors published in the current issue of Quantitative Marketing and Economics. The study, which was based on a survey of 1,400 car buyers, found that car shoppers could save

Wednesday, December 28, 2011 6:00 am
By Tara Baukus Mello ·

If you were hoping for a car key presented in a beautifully wrapped box this holiday season and found yourself disappointed, don’t fret. The end of the year is the best time to buy a car, according to numerous auto industry analysts. A quick visit to any auto manufacturer website or car dealer ad in