How to eliminate car payments  

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created by tonypuck 2009-10-16 06:28:50 pm

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Major repairs can dig into money budgeted for car payments or savings.Doing regular maintenance on your vehicle will reduce the likelihood of needing major repairs.

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submitted by Nikon 2010-05-28 07:49:30 am    


Keeping your car for its useful life will save you a lot of money. Your insurance will be lower, and most years you will not spend as much on repairs as you would on a car payment, giving you a chance to save for your next car. Save the $ instead.

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submitted by classicalgeek 2010-06-07 07:52:19 am    

Build a "Vehicle Saving Fund". a basic bank account. Begin today and in a couple of years you will be much better off. Break the cycle of swapping payments every 3-6 years. This is a long term plan, an investment in your future transportation needs.

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submitted by tonypuck 2009-10-16 06:28:50 pm    

Protect no claims bonus & driving convictions with a CCTV Journey Recorder & GPS Logging! These are great for delivery drivers, driving instructors, or people who want to protect themselves against car repairs when someone crashes into them & runs away!

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submitted by safetysavers 2010-09-06 08:37:03 pm    

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