Consider the cost of maintenance and repairs -- and their frequency -- when deciding which car to buy.
Lease approvals are up slightly, and leasing is projected to remain healthy throughout this year.
Hint: It's not the mortgage, credit cards, or cable.
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Sales are up, and fewer vehicles are being sent to the junkyard. That could mean good news if you're in the market for a used car.
A reader says her boyfriend went car shopping and was talked into allowing the dealer to pull his credit -- and now his score has plunged. Is there anything he can do?
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