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Winter Driving Means More Damage That Impacts Used Car Value

Mother Nature can make the roads tricky for even the most seasoned drivers.

When the temperature drops, it’s usually a sign that snow and ice aren’t far behind. When roads get more slippery, driving becomes more complicated which unfortunately means more accidents.

The winter season can see more accident claims than other times of the year. For...

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Avoid Winter Related Damage with Proper Winter Maintenance

As Canadians, we’re familiar with all the wonders and challenges of winter. Slippery roads can send you sliding, but they’re not the only hazards out there.

There are many elements of winter that can damage your car. Proper winter maintenance provides short-term benefits in that it stops you from dealing with damage or repair expenses, but it is...

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How to Avoid Scams When Browsing Private Used Car Listings

Scams have always been around, and the automotive industry has seen more than its fair share.

There are several red flags you should look for when viewing a used car listing posted by a private seller you don’t know. While most private sellers are ordinary people like you, there are a few bad apples in the bunch that you may want to look out fo...

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Should I Trade in My Car or Sell It Privately?

At some point in your driving career you’ve probably asked yourself: Should I sell my used car privately, or trade it in to a dealership?

There are advantages and disadvantages to both options. When you sell a used car you’re obviously looking for the best deal possible, and selling and trading in can both be a good choice under the right circu...

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It’s official, the holiday season has arrived. Besides the traditional Christmas shopping, it’s also time to start prepping for the annual holiday road trip! Whether you’re driving several hours...

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How to Get the Most Out of Your Fuel

The rising cost of fuel has made fuel efficiency top of mind for drivers and car buyers. Natural Resources Canada put together a Fuel Consumption Guide in 2014 to help Canadians maximize their fuel ef...

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Five Steps to Finalizing a Private Used Car Sale in Alberta

Buying a car from a private seller in Alberta? Here's what you need to know:

You've found the car you love and now it's time to finalize the deal with the seller. Each province in Canada has differe...

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