Category Archives: Tips & Tricks

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Tips for Building an Emergency Fund

How to Save Money for Emergencies

Are you financially prepared to cover an emergency? If not, then it’s time to start building an emergency fund. An emergency fund is cash put aside for unexpected and costly emergencies, such as a job loss, unexpected medical visit or hospitalization, car breakdown, or necessary home repair. An emergency fund can help you stay afloat with your finances so you can avoid taking out high-interest personal loans or credit card debt. Learn how you can start saving money for an emergency fund below.

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When Should I Rotate the Tires on My Vehicle?

How Often You Should Get a Tire Rotation

Do you know when you got your tires rotated last? In general, drivers should expect to get a tire rotation every 5,000 to 7,500 miles. However, do you know why tire rotations are so important? Here at U.S. Auto Sales, we will explore the importance of tire rotations and what may happen if you don’t rotate your tires often enough.

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How Often Should I Drive My Car?

Maintaining Your Vehicle While Staying at Home

Over the past several months, drivers that typically explore the roads have ben finding themselves at home more frequently. Although you may not be driving as much as you’ve used to, it’s still important to keep tabs on the health of your vehicle. Like people, it’s unhealthy to stay in one place for too long. So, how often should you drive your car? It’s recommended that you drive your vehicle at least once every two weeks for at least 15 minutes each time. Below, we will detail a few common problems drivers may encounter if they don’t drive their vehicle enough.

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