Americans are Keeping Cars Longer

January 24th, 2014 by
Americans are Keeping Cars Longer

Vehicle repair shops everywhere are excited about the new poll from Polk, which reports that the average age of cars and trucks currently being operated in the U.S. is 11.4 years — an all-time high. “People are keeping their cars because the quality is so much better and they are trying to avoid the monthly…

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Purchasing a Car with your Tax Refund

January 17th, 2014 by
Purchasing a Car with your Tax Refund

An influx of cash thanks to your income tax refund can be used to buy that pre-owned car you’ve needed for a while. To avoid careless long-term spending and overpaying, consider these factors before taking your tax refund to a Phoenix car dealership. Patience The IRS is not going to revoke your tax refund, so…

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Resolve to End Distracted Driving this Year

January 10th, 2014 by
Resolve to End Distracted Driving this Year

According to the Department of Transportation (DOT), texting takes your eyes off the road for 4.6 seconds. At 55 MPH, that’s like driving the length of an entire football field blindfolded. Cactus Jack’s Auto finds this statistic alarming and is committed to making the roads safer. “Distracted driving is an epidemic. While we’ve made progress…

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