buying-a-car

Your Mom’s Old Honda Civic Is a Millennial’s New Classic Car

In typical fashion, Yvette VanDerBrink is busy fussing with a car when I call her. “I’m hooking up a trailer right now,” she tells me….

Who Are the Regular People Surprising Their Partners With a New Car?

Most coupled-up people have a number in mind for how much money is okay to spend before consulting the other person. Studies suggest that for most…

How to Haggle Like a Goddamn Pro

I have an endless number of memories of my mom — most, if not all of them, in foreign countries — walking away from the sale of a leather…

How to Break Up: The Salesman

Claiming your independence from some people in your life is easy. That childhood friend who wants to keep up with you on Facebook? Unfollow and…