Interest Rates Explained: Auto and Home Loans
Savvy consumers recognize the impact of interest rates. Even when rates are favorable, they are always changing. The more you understand about interest rates up front, the more likely you are to save money. Whether you’re looking to buy a home or an automobile, here’s the lowdown on how interest rates affect the life of […]Read more
How to Properly Use Your Defroster
Whether it’s muggy and rainy or icy and cold outside, your windshield can fog up in a variety of conditions, not just in the dead of winter. Sometimes you throw on your defroster in these conditions, only to find your visibility gradually getting worse. Here we’ve broken down the best way to use your defroster […]Read more
Planning for Pregnancy
You’re pregnant, and life is about to change. Really change. It may seem like these changes are common sense, but let’s face it: there is a lot about pregnancy that isn’t common knowledge. For instance, did you know most women don’t experience morning sickness in the morning? That most babies aren’t born on their due […]Read more
Auto Safety Ratings: Why They Matter
Every car looks pretty safe while it’s freshly waxed and has that new car smell. But no two cars are alike when it comes to safety, no matter how nice a car looks or how many cool features it has. While you’re shopping around for cars, one of the most important factors you’ll find […]Read more
Is Premium Fuel a Must?
Imagine sitting in the driver’s seat of your brand new car, flipping through the pages of your owner’s manual and savoring that sweet new car scent when all of a sudden the words drop like a bomb: “Premium unleaded fuel octane rating 91 recommended.” The wheels in your head start spinning, and you begin […]Read more
March Madness: Tips for a Great Bracket Shot
The beautiful thing about the March Madness brackets is they can be fun for everyone— from the analytical math types, to the die-hard sports fans, to the casual sports watchers and non-math folks who just like a fun game of chance every now and then. And really, everyone has about as good a chance […]Read more
Great American Travel: The Southeast
Nashville, TN If you’re a true music lover, you’ll love Nashville. Venues range from small local places to massive auditoriums like the Grand Ole Opry, and you can even find free shows. Beyond music, you can visit historic plantations, the Hermitage, the Parthenon replica, and Frist Center for the Visual Arts. Lexington, KY The […]Read more
Flood Insurance: Do I Really Need It?
You might think that flood insurance is only for those who live on the banks of the Mighty Mississippi, but think again. There are a myriad of reasons that flood insurance is a good investment, even if your name isn’t Huck Finn. Flooding is caused by more than thunderstorms and rising rivers. Hurricanes and […]Read more