Used Car Buying Tips
Check a vehicle's history:
Obtain the VIN (Vehicle Identification Number) and run a vehicle title history report from
one of these online services: www.carfax.com or
What is a vehicle's value?
This service provides trusted information for buying and selling vehicles: www.kbb.com
Knowing a vehicle's value before you buy will enable you obtain estimates on the cost of insuring the car before you buy.
Got a teen driver?
Visit this site for tips on feeling safe and everything else teen-driver-related. A valuable resource for both teens and parents: www.teendriving.com
Keep up with your medications:
Do you sometimes have trouble remembering whether or not you have taken your prescription meds or vitamins? Pillpack.com
is a "pharmacy dispensing system" that can presort and customize your meds into convenient pill packets for your peace of mind.
Read the Label:
This government agency encourages drivers to read their medicine labels before getting behind the wheel. Some over-the-counter meds may cause drowsiness and other side effects that could interfere with an individual's ability to drive safely: www.fda.gov/ForConsumers/ConsumerUpdates
Help for Homeowners
Free Home Inventory:
Knowyourstuff.org offers free online home inventory software. With secure online storage, your inventory is safe. You can access it anywhere, anytime: http://knowyourstuff.org