Tag: buying a car

Does It Make Financial Sense to Start Driving in College?

Content Marketer, ValuePenguin

Buying a car is a huge financial investment, not to mention the expenses of owning a car like gas, insurance, and maintenance. Should you make the leap before leaving for campus? Read on to find out. read more

6 Things to Know Before Buying a Car

Owner, RightSwitch

With the opportunity for road trips and travel on your own terms, there's nothing like your first set of wheels. But you should be aware of these six things before you buy any car--they could prevent you from making a purchase you may later regret. read more

Infographic: How to Spot Major Used Car Maintenance Issues Like a Pro


Buying a used car is almost a rite of passage for students. But how do you know if you're getting a deal or a clunker? This infographic's got you covered! read more

Best Value Cars for College Students for 2016-2017

Writer, CARFAX

They're not quite the cheapest cars, but based on their safety ratings and overall value, these are some of your best bets as a college student. read more