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What is a Matching Number Classic Car?

There are classic car fans of all shapes and sizes. Some seek out only pick-ups or brand make-specific vehicles. Others look for long-term restoration projects and others want to add a modern twist to a classic style. Among the many groups of collectors there are also those that seek out matching number classic cars. Matching […]

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Tips for Buying a Used RV

Summer vacations in the family RV are as much of an American tradition as cheeseburgers and the 4th of July. And just as savvy buyers can save a boatload when purchasing a used car, smart outdoorsmen and women can save a great deal by purchasing a used RV. However, there are always a few important […]

5 key decisions to make before buying a used car sight unseen

Buying sight unseen is scary, look for these tools to help you

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How To: Buying a Used Motorcycle

Now that warmer weather is settling in across the United States, people everywhere are rekindling their love affairs with two-wheeled travel. Much like classic car fans, spring is also a perfect time for motorcycle enthusiasts to upgrade their current bikes or possibly add another to their collection. But before you go out and snatch up […]

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Winterize Your Ride… There’s Still Time!

In the Midwest it’s no real secret that the winter season can be brutally cold. While it can be task enough winterizing your home for strong, northerly winds and snow you also need to pay some close attention to how you prepare your classic cars for the winter season. Although we’re already in the heart […]

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The Importance of a Purchase Agreement

There aren’t many people who look forward to filling out paperwork; the very term usually breeds irritation and stress when uttered to anyone who has spent time filling out tax forms or lengthy job applications. However, there is one form of paperwork that really shouldn’t be looked at as quite a burden: a purchase agreement. […]

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Vehicle Valuation – Classic or Clunker?

Just because your vehicle is old doesn’t automatically make it valuable. Any car collector worth his salt knows that there are many levels of value for any make and model. Because small variations can greatly affect the cumulative value of your classic dream car, it’s important to get a ballpark value for varying condition of […]

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3 Tips to Transport Your Vehicle Safely

So, you finally found your dream car? Congrats! Now comes the task of making sure it arrives safely from the seller, who just happens to live across the country. When you’re looking to ship any type of vehicle over a long distance there are a few items that you need to keep in mind to […]

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9 Ways to Protect Yourself From Internet Fraud

Purchasing items like vehicles and collectables on the internet can be a great way to save money, but there are a few considerations that keep in mind to help keep your money-saving venture from turning sour. 1. Understand as Much as Possible About the Auction or Purchase Platform Each online purchasing outlet can have slightly […]

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How to recognize a flood-damaged car

Here’s fair warning when buying a new or used car after a natural disaster like Hurricane Sandy — hundreds of thousands of cars have been recently submerged or flooded and effectively totaled, yet many of these will end up for sale in car lots and on online marketplaces disguised as undamaged new or used vehicles. […]