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Vehicle service contract myths debunked

There is significant confusion out there about the difference between vehicle service contracts and auto warranties. The only similarity between the two contracts is that they both cover you from unforeseen mechanical breakdowns.

Dealer fees and how to avoid them when buying a car

Dealer fees are charges added by the dealership to the manufacturer’s retail price of the vehicle. They go by various names, such as preparation fees, documentation fees, transportation fees, etc. Anything that is not part of the vehicle’s base price or an option is probably some kind of dealer fee.

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