Amber-colored oil pours iridescently from a grey bottle.

Do quick service oil change places commonly rip people off?

There’s a certain strange anxiety unique to the experience of having to get work done on your car when you don’t really know much about automobiles yourself. You’re having to put your faith into another human. Not only that, but you’re putting your faith in someone who pop culture since the dawn of the automobile has warned you about: the mechanic.

When you need an oil change, it’s tempting to go to a quick-service location. But when they quote you on the price, how do you know it’s fair? Is it just an urban legend, or is it truly common for auto mechanics to overcharge customers? Read the rest of this entry >>

A man in a suit realizes he has no credit score.

Who will approve my credit for a used car in Auburn, ME?

There comes a time in all of our lives when we need to buy a new vehicle. It doesn’t have to be new new, but we simply cannot keep driving the one we currently have. In order to keep on track with our daily routine, we need something that’s more capable and in better condition.

Unfortunately, obtaining a better car can be a big challenge for those with poor credit. In this situation, buyers need to find a dealership willing to work with those of their particular, less-than-ideal credit level. Where can one find a dealership to work with buyers with bad credit in Auburn, ME? Read the rest of this entry >>