Increase Fuel Efficiency Without Buying a New Car

Sure, buying a hybrid vehicle can increase your fuel efficiency – but what if you can’t afford a new vehicle right now, or don’t like any of the current hybrid offerings? There are a lot of ways to reduce your fuel consumption, even if your daily ride’s been in the driveway for a few years.

Prepare Your Vehicle for New Passengers—Children

Car safety tips for babies on board. Welcoming a new baby into your family is an exciting time, and it comes with an awful lot to think about—especially when it comes to protecting your child riding in a car. Obviously, … Continued

How to Avoid Wrecking Your Car Insurance

Smart tips to keep your premiums from rising due to your own negligence. We’d all like to keep auto insurance costs as low as possible, but have you ever thought about which particular driving behaviors can send your rates soaring? … Continued

The True Value of Family Vacations

Time spent together creates priceless memories. How much is a family vacation really worth? Check out this interactive infographic to find out.  

The Big Takeover: Mobile Shoppers

Smartphones are the new wallets. This interactive infographic shows how Americans are increasingly searching, shopping and buying with smartphones.  

5 Tips for Staging Your Home on a Budget

First impressions are everything, whether you’re viewing a house, test-driving a car or meeting your daughter’s prom date. That’s why an entire industry has developed around staging homes to help them sell.

Most Popular Pet Names of 2012

Some people view adopting an animal as a chance to be creative – like those who make up clever names such as Ozzy Pawsbourne, Mr. Meowgi and Afro Thunder. But the majority of pet owners prefer classics like Lucy, Max or Buddy. Find out where they stacked up among the most popular pet names of 2012.

10 Home Improvements That Can Add Value to Your Home

Imagine your home with a new, fully remodeled kitchen – or a carpeted recreation room in the basement for the kids. Home improvements and upgrades not only make a space more pleasant to live in, they can also add value to your house.