Saving Money

A few pointers for buying a second hand car 0

No matter what the price range or type of car or whether it’s from a dealer or being sold privately there are always important consideration points when buying a second hand car. First it’s a good idea for motorists to carry out your own research to discover exactly the car you really want. It’s good(…)

Few simple ways to avoid paying parking fines 1

It’s very frustrating when you park your car and return to see a parking ticket on it. Many drivers pay this without even realising that they could indeed fight the ticket and avoid the charge. An estimated 8 million penalty charge notices are issued each year. This is an enormous amount, with very little of(…)

How to cut fuel spend? 0

You may notice your petrol gauge going down rapidly, some days quicker than others. Drivers may wonder why that is and how to indeed be more fuel efficient. With petrol prices continually on the increase, many drivers are desperate to lower their petrol bill. There’s nothing we can do about the high inflated petrol prices,(…)

Is Buying a New Vehicle Cost Effective? 0

When you buy a new car, it is often quoted that it loses about 20% of its value, the moment you drive it off the forecourt. When you decide to sell it on – regardless of whether it’s only a week after you bought it, it becomes a second hand vehicle. So if you DO(…)

Tesco attempt to make another mark in the car industry. 0

With car insurance as well as breakdown cover, Tesco have made yet another step to pursue further avenues within the car industry by launching Tescocars.com. The retailer recently became the first supermarket to launch its own second hand car sales website. Tesco who take one pound of every seven spent by British shoppers aim to(…)

Hire Purchase or Loans to pay for your new car, Good Idea? 0

When getting a brand new vehicle, aside from picking which one you want, you have a very important decision to make – how you pay for it. For a lot of people who want a new car, Hire Purchase sounds like a good option if you don’t have cash readily available. Hire purchase is just(…)

Hiring a vehicle on a Long Term Lease 0

So you want a new car, but you don’t want the hassle that comes with owning it. These days, many people are turning to leasing their car, rather than owning it. At first, this might seem like a silly idea to a lot of people: you don’t own it, you can’t re-sell it, you’re just… well… hiring it. For a very long time.