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Can I get a car when I’m in debt?

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When you’re living with debt it’s important to keep your transport costs under control. But what if your car breaks down? What if you need one for work? Or you want a second car for your family? Can you buy a car? It’s something we get asked every day. 

Because everyone’s situation is different there’s no easy answer to this question. You can buy a car when you’re in debt but we recommend that you consider the following first…

Can I get a car when I'm in debt

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5 car tips to make your fuel go further

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Stuart Masson is owner and editor of The Car Expert, the UK’s leading site for impartial car buying advice as well as news and information from all over the automotive world.

Use our tips to save you money on car fuel

Use our tips to help save you money on car fuel

We all know the pressure of rising fuel costs on our weekly budget.  But other than buying a new, more efficient car, what can you do about it?  Stuart Masson, editor of The Car Expert, brings you five simple tips that well help you go further from each tank of fuel.

While you’re probably very aware of how much money you spend on fuel for your car, how much effort do you put into making sure you are getting the most out of that fuel?

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5 free apps to slash your driving costs

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5 free apps to slash your driving costs

Because I’m ‘appy

When you’re planning a long trip, you’ll know there’s a lot to think about. First you have to dig out the right clothes, that bottle of suntan lotion you’ve had since 2010, and let’s not forget the all-important road trip playlist.

Luckily, when it comes to actually planning your journey, there are literally lots of apps for that! Not only can they save you money, they can cut your journey times (and inevitable bickering over directions with your other half) too!

We’ve scoured the web to find 5 apps we think are definitely worth checking out.

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