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Where to Invest in 2021
investing

Where to Invest in 2021

Kiplinger Executive Editor Anne Kates joins us to talk about her 2021 outlook for stocks, market sectors, and even some specific stocks. Also, hosts …
December 1, 2020
COVID-19 Drives Used-Car Sales Boom
Buying & Leasing a Car

COVID-19 Drives Used-Car Sales Boom

Commuters afraid of public transportation in a pandemic have been scooping up wheels.
October 19, 2020
How to Save on a Used Car
cars

How to Save on a Used Car

Kiplinger's resident car guru David Muhlbaum joins host Ryan Ermey on our Your Money's Worth podcast to offer tips on buying a used car. Also, the pai…
September 8, 2020
The Five Top Consumer Complaints
Smart Buying

The Five Top Consumer Complaints

Here are the top five complaints from a survey of state and local agencies from 19 states.
August 27, 2020
The Right Fit Car for Older Drivers
Buying & Leasing a Car

The Right Fit Car for Older Drivers

Anticipate how changes in lifestyle and health might affect the kind of vehicle you will need over time.
August 26, 2020

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Get Your Car on the Cheap
Buying & Leasing a Car

Get Your Car on the Cheap

Want to spend less on transportation? Step 1 is a car that’s used, but not used up.
July 22, 2020
Protecting Your Car During COVID-19
cars

Protecting Your Car During COVID-19

Lack of exercise won’t make your car flabby, but problems with the battery, the fuel and even malevolent wildlife are a real possibility.
June 12, 2020
13 Reasons You Will Regret an RV in Retirement
retirement

13 Reasons You Will Regret an RV in Retirement

RV-loving retirees talk about the downsides of spending retirement in a motorhome, travel trailer, fifth wheel or other recreational vehicle.
June 8, 2020
A Shocking Story of Electric-Car Life
cars

A Shocking Story of Electric-Car Life

If you travel more than, say, 150 miles from home more than a few times a year, I don’t see an electric car working as your primary vehicle.
May 26, 2020
How to Buy a Car (for Less!) During COVID-19
deals

How to Buy a Car (for Less!) During COVID-19

Safety first, but don’t rule out the old-school approach of just picking up the phone and calling your local dealer.
May 5, 2020
The 10 Best Cars for Senior Drivers
cars

The 10 Best Cars for Senior Drivers

Whether you're 50, 60 or 70, you may start thinking about a vehicle that conforms to your chassis, instead of the other way around.
April 27, 2020
Reshop Your Car Insurance
cars

Reshop Your Car Insurance

Finding the lowest rate to protect your vehicle and you can be a challenge.
April 9, 2020
How to Clean and Maintain Your Car in the Coronavirus Era
cars

How to Clean and Maintain Your Car in the Coronavirus Era

First things first: Let’s disinfect that small, enclosed space.
March 26, 2020
The Safest Used Cars for $20,000 or Less
cars

The Safest Used Cars for $20,000 or Less

Shopping for a used car?
March 23, 2020
Should You Buy Your Next Car New or Used?
cars

Should You Buy Your Next Car New or Used?

There are cases when it’s better to buy new than used. Look for low-priced cars with high resale value.
March 17, 2020
The Safest Cars for $30,000 or Less
cars

The Safest Cars for $30,000 or Less

You want to put yourself (and your loved ones) in the safest vehicle possible, right?
March 10, 2020
Car Buying New or Used: Use Data to See Which Is Better
cars

Car Buying New or Used: Use Data to See Which Is Better

Edmunds.com and KBB offer useful tools to calculate the real cost of owning a car. But it’s still on you to make the right comparisons.
March 5, 2020
Minivans: What’s Not to Like?
cars

Minivans: What’s Not to Like?

The minivan has been unfairly displaced by the three-row SUV as the family hauler of choice.
January 26, 2020
Electric Cars Cruise Into the Mainstream
cars

Electric Cars Cruise Into the Mainstream

Sales are rising, but they’re still best for commuting and shorter drives.
December 26, 2019
Gas-Saving Tips That Actually Work
cars

Gas-Saving Tips That Actually Work

The price of gasoline today isn’t exceptional — well off the $3+ spikes seen in the early part of this decade.
December 20, 2019
13 Reasons You'll Regret an RV in Retirement
retirement

13 Reasons You'll Regret an RV in Retirement

As you drive toward retirement, dreams of blue highways are giving you that itch to hit the open road.
November 20, 2019
8 Reasons to Retire in an RV
retirement

8 Reasons to Retire in an RV

The long travel to retirement is about to end.
November 19, 2019
11 Winter Car Maintenance Tips
cars

11 Winter Car Maintenance Tips

Perhaps the first frost has already coated your windshield, forcing you to dig out the scraper (or like many in the midwest, you've already needed to …
November 15, 2019
Why Winter Tires Trump All-Wheel Drive
cars

Why Winter Tires Trump All-Wheel Drive

Really want to get there safely when it’s slippery out? Get more grip with dedicated winter tires.
November 11, 2019
Save on Rental Car Coverage
cars

Save on Rental Car Coverage

There are cheaper alternatives than what's offered by the rental agency. Cobbling together sufficient coverage is hard, but could save you a lot in th…
September 17, 2019