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A Checklist for Summer Travel in Michigan
   Published June 15, 2018
Summer is a glorious time of year in Western Michigan. Not only is there fresh local produce available at all the area farmerís markets, they are also plenty of things to do and see. According to the West Michigan Tourist Association there is on average 12 different festivals, fairs, or events taking place in our area on each weekend this summer. Simply said, thereís plenty to in Western Michigan over the  Read More
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New Car Depreciation
   Published May 29, 2018
When itís time to purchase a replacement car, truck, or SUV, the experts suggest that you evaluate something called the Total Cost of Ownership. To properly evaluate this important financial decision, they say, itís critical that you look beyond just the car payment itself. Add to it the cost of insurance, fuel, maintenance, and depreciation to find out what the vehicle will truly cost you over how many years of  Read More
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Eight Expert Tips on What to Check When Purchasing a Classic Car
   Published May 16, 2018
Purchasing a classic car is not really that much different than purchasing a used car. The process of financing, titling, licensing, etc. is all the same. The one area thatís different is there tends to be a great deal more emotion involved in the purchase of a classic car; so much that you might overlook or underestimate damage or required repairs. We donít want to dampen your enthusiasm Ė after all how often do grown-ups have this much fun? We just want to make sure your eyes are wide open  Read More
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The Differences between Front Wheel Drive, Rear Wheel Drive, All Wheel Drive and Four Wheel Drive
   Published May 7, 2018
It can get confusing and the car companies havenít made it any easier in the way they employ their nomenclature. Front-wheel drive versus rear-wheel drive, and all-wheel drive versus four-wheel drive. These labels donít apply 100% of the time, so youíll have to ask some questions if the salesperson doesnít explain it to your satisfaction. We wonít name names but thereís at least one manufacturer that sells as four-wheel drive what other car makers might call all-wheel drive. Hereís the short  Read More
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3 Tech features in cars that make working parentsí life easier
   Published March 19, 2018
Technology has come a long, long way. Gone are the days of listening to scratchy radio stations on road trips; families these days have access to a myriad of features to make driving a more enjoyable, as well as safer, experience. Weíve narrowed a very long list of technology features down to a few that are sure to keep every drive stress  Read More
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Three Best Family SUVs
   Published March 1, 2018
Safety, value, practicality, and performance. These four basic requirements are the foundations of choosing a car for our family, and while priorities may overrule certain points the premise is the same; you want a safe, reliable car that can easily soak up kids and their accompanying paraphernalia, that doesnít cost an arm and a leg.

If youíre in the market for a car, and youíre hauling a family and all the bells and whistles that come with it, youíve probably got two major considerations;  Read More