Blog

Supporting National Traffic Awareness Month 2022

As National Traffic Awareness Month, 2022, is now in full swing, there are a lot of choices drivers, passengers, and pedestrians can make to “get to zero traffic deaths.” Being able to recognize each of our roles is a significant factor in preventing death or even injury in these keys areas: Properly Functioning Vehicle Safety […]

By Rick Griffith

Overheated Engine: Warning Signs, Engine Damage, and Repair Costs

When you first begin driving, you are taught to look for the signs of an overheated engine. That also depends upon when you learned to drive, though, because the symptoms of an overheated engine have changed significantly in the last twenty years.Although there are many reasons an engine can overheat, the most common cause is […]

By Rick Griffith

July is National Vehicle Theft Prevention Month

July marks National Vehicle Theft Prevention Month. Here are some critical vehicle theft statistics and preventative measures you can take to keep your vehicle from becoming a target.Vehicle Theft StatisticsMotor vehicle owners rely heavily on their cars to earn a living, run errands, take the kids to school, get to appointments, and much more. So […]

By Rick Griffith

Five Popular Weekend Road Trips Throughout Missouri’s Four State Region

Now that you’ve prepped your new car for its first summer road trip let’s kick the Summer off with some fun! But before jumping in, let’s touch on a few simple driving habits you can use to familiarize yourself with your new car while on your first summer road trip. Drive within posted speed limits. […]

By Rick Griffith

Most Common Car Problems on Road Trips: Protect Your Summer Travel Plans

At Car Credit, we know car problems are never fun to deal with but in an unfamiliar place far from home can make it even more difficult and stressful. Save yourself time and money from expensive repairs by being prepared. Here are the most common car problems that occur on road trips and what you […]

By Rick Griffith

Car Buying Shouldn’t be Scary; it Should be Easy

Most of us already know it can be stressful to buy a car. After all, it’s likely to be the second-largest purchase many of us will make.It’s also a purchase that, in many ways, is a necessity for making an honest living. For many Americans, hardship can come in any form and at any time […]

By Rick Griffith

Multi-Point Vehicle Inspections with Every Family in Mind

April marked Car Care month, but you should expect every used car dealership to make that their priority when it comes to car care. They should run a multi-point vehicle inspection on every vehicle they sell. After all, the continued shortages of new cars and microchips for onboard computers place higher standards of care on used […]

By Rick Griffith

Vehicle Safety and Reliability Continues Even Though National Car Care Month is Ending

As April closes out, there are many reasons to consider vehicle safety and maintenance. For one, April is National Car Care month, established by the Car Care Council. What that means is just because winter weather driving is over, that doesn’t mean we shouldn’t prep our vehicles for spring and summer driving.Generally, in April, road […]

By Rick Griffith

Buy Smarter by Purchasing A Fuel-Efficient Vehicle

Have you ever thought about buying a fuel-efficient vehicle? With gas prices soaring and the rising cost of living, who isn’t looking for some way to save more, spend less, and still get to live and play?One of the best options available today for consumers is to purchase a fuel-efficient vehicle. But if you’re not […]

By Rick Griffith

People Love Us On Yelp