Craig Fitzgerald

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Ally Car Warranty Reviews and Prices

Ally Extended Car Warranty is one of the most reputable warranty companies in the business. Read on for extensive reviews and prices.

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10 Best Tire Brands for 2021

We've selected the best tire brands for 2021 based on composite ratings. See our reviews of quality and price to find the right tires for you.

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Best Extended Warranties for Used Cars 2021

As advanced car technologies become more expensive to repair, extended warranties or service contracts are becoming more popular. Here’s how to find a ...

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7 Best Extended Car Warranty Companies in 2021

When is an extended car warranty worth it? We’ll help you decide if buying one makes sense for you.

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Cheap Car Insurance in Los Angeles for 2021

With an average premium of around $2,000 per year in 2021, we compared the top insurance companies in California. We investigated where to find the be ...

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Cheap Car Insurance in Florida for 2021

Florida is the most expensive state for car insurance in 2021, with an average premium above $2,000 a year. We researched the cheapest insurers in Flo ...

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Cheap RV Insurance for 2021

We researched the cheapest recreational vehicle insurers to find out how you can save money on insuring your vacation vehicle.

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Cheap Motorcycle Insurance for 2021

Insuring a motorcycle is cheaper than insuring a car, but it can take work to find the best deal. We’re here to help find the best rates for 2021.

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Cheap Insurance for Honda CR-V in 2021

Here’s what insurance should cost for your Honda CRV and where to find the cheapest rates.

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American Collectors Insurance Prices and Review

American Collectors Insurance can save you a ton on insuring a classic car. Here’s how the company compares to its top competitor, Hagerty Insurance.

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Grundy Car Insurance Prices and Review

Grundy Insurance is one of the most popular providers of low cost classic car insurance. We’ll explain the pros and cons of how it works and what to e ...

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Hagerty Car Insurance Prices and Review

Hagerty Insurance is the most popular provider of classic car insurance . We’ll explain how it works and how much you can expect to pay.

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Best Used Tire Alternatives

Don’t risk your safety opting for used tires. Here are affordable new tires you can buy instead.

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Falken Tires Review

Falken makes exceptional performance and all terrain tires for cars, trucks, SUVs and crossovers, and has recently begun equipping several vehicles fr ...

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Best Tires

See top tire recommendations for SUVs, cars, and trucks. Learn how to choose a tire and where to buy.

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Best Tires for Toyota RAV-4

The Car Talk guide to the best tires for the Toyota RAV-4. See tire recommendations for all trim levels and budgets.

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Best Tires for Your Honda Civic

Tire reviews and recommendations for the Honda Civic. Learn what tires fit your budget, driving conditions, and trim level.

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Extended Car Warranty Cost

See typical costs for extended car warranties. Understand how the company and coverage you choose can change what you pay for an extended used car war ...

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Montway Auto Transport: 2021 Car Shipping Prices and Review

We reviewed Montway Auto Transport and examined price quotes for a range of different vehicles to get an accurate picture of what it would cost.

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How to Find a Reputable Car Warranty Company

Avoid scams and find a trusted extended car warranty provider. Learn what features to ask for and how to spot a reputable car warranty company.

Craig Fitzgerald

Craig Fitzgerald
I’ve been writing about cars and car buying since 1996. I got my lucky break filling in for the weekend auto writer at the Boston Globe, back when that was a pretty influential newspaper. From there, I spent eight years running a magazine for Hemmings Pub ... read morelishing in Bennington, Vermont. I ended up leaving that position to focus almost exclusively on digital content production, first for a company that provided newsletters for auto dealers, and then as the automotive editor for Gatehouse Media. Right now I’m the auto editor for Subaru Drive magazine, and I also write online auction profiles for Hemmings.
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