Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Wednesday, June 03, 2015 7:00 am
By Tara Baukus Mello · Bankrate.com

The National Insurance Crime Bureau has warned that cars damaged in the recent Texas and Midwestern floods are likely to be sold to unsuspecting car buyers.

Wednesday, May 13, 2015 9:12 am
By Tara Baukus Mello · Bankrate.com

An organized scam that uses phony bank checks to purchase cars via Craigslist has become widespread.

Wednesday, January 14, 2015 3:12 pm
By Crissinda Ponder · Bankrate.com

You may be putting yourself at a financial risk by warming up your car ahead of time.

Saturday, October 04, 2014 6:00 pm
By Tara Baukus Mello · Bankrate.com

Some sophisticated crime rings are using identity theft to get their hands on new cars.

Thursday, June 26, 2014 6:05 am
By Crissinda Ponder · Bankrate.com

Vehicle thefts are declining, but one state is still attracting tons of thieves, according to a new report.

Friday, June 06, 2014 12:00 pm
By Tara Baukus Mello · Bankrate.com

Staged car accidents are a nationwide problem, according to the National Insurance Crime Bureau.

Tuesday, August 06, 2013 6:05 am
By Jay MacDonald · Bankrate.com

Car thieves have a taste for the finer things, as demonstrated by a new report on high-end vehicle thefts.