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News & Industry Trends Coming to a CA road near you: completely driverless cars. No Steering Wheel, No Pedals, No Driver? No Problem—Robo-Cars Finally Get the Green Light in California by Bridget Clerkin on

California is famous for its laid-back attitude, but the state seems more relaxed than ever lately when it comes to autonomous autos. In a long-awaited proposal released earlier this month, the California Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) introduced the regulatory framework for testing truly driverless cars—that is, cars that can operate themselves; no humans—or air […]

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Insurance Map of Detroit Freeways Extra Costs Coming Your Way, Michigan Motorists by Bridget Clerkin on

Michigan may be the birthplace of the car, but instead of paying homage to the state’s rich automotive history, residents are simply being asked to pay. Another vehicle-related rate hike went into effect in the Great Lakes State earlier this month, this one asking residents for an extra $10 per car, truck, or bus covered […]

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Safety & Driving Golden Retriever Looking Out Of Car Window Riding with Rover: 10 Must-Haves for Driving with Your Dog by Tierney Brannigan on

If you’re a dog owner, you want that fantastic little fur ball with you as much as possible. Transporting your canine companion can be tricky though; from battling fur storms to soothing car-induced anxiety, driving with Fido can work YOU like a dog. Don’t worry—we’ll throw you a bone! The products below are sure to […]

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Tickets & Violations Handicapped Parking Spot California Cracks Down on Misuse of Disabled Placards by Tierney Brannigan on

Earlier this month, the California Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) cracked down on the illegal use of disability parking placards. The initial sweep took place in Sacramento, yielding 13 citations in just one day. A group of plainclothes CA DMV enforcement officers patrolled city blocks surrounding the Capitol. Anytime someone parked in a disabled parking […]

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License & Endorsements Elegant fashionable plastic women's sunglasses on interior car dashboard. Pimp My Rideshare: 12 Vital Lyft and Uber Life Hacks by Tierney Brannigan on

If you have a love of meeting strangers, a tendency to keep your car clean, and you like being in control of an accelerating 2,000-pound hunk of plastic and metal, a career as a rideshare driver may be right for you. But wait! Before you start chauffeuring for the people, make sure your ride is […]

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Registration & Titling Car Emissions Measurement. Photo taken with SAMSUNG GALAXY K zoom Illinois Emissions Tests—And Reminders—Are Back Again by Bridget Clerkin on

Need to renew your registration in Illinois? You’ll have to get in line—and it may take a while. Illinois drivers are now required to have an emissions test performed on their vehicle before they can renew their registration. It sounds like a routine regulation, but it’s the second time this year the Prairie State has […]

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Moving & Traveling Family Unpacking Boxes in New Home Moving Your Family: Tips for Moving with Kids by Kat Saks on

Moving can be tough, especially when you have a family and you’re moving out of state. All the packing, the goodbyes to old friends, and the readjustment to a new city – moving can take its toll on kids. Learn how to make your next relocation easier on your family with these simple tips. Start […]

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Buying & Selling 2017 Soul Turbo Review: 2017 Kia Soul! by Angelo Ilumba on

Despite its polarizing “boxiness,” the Kia Soul has gained a loyal fan base over the years, and has easily become one of the Korean carmaker’s best selling vehicles. Of course you don’t obtain loyal fans without listening to them, and that’s just what Kia has done with the new Soul! (Exclaim). Kia Soul enthusiasts have […]

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