Donate Your Car and Join a Carpool

If you have been thinking of ways to save money this year, donating your car to Goodwill and joining a carpool may be a great option for you. Carpools are a great way to share resources and cut costs for all members. Here are some of the benefits to carpooling: Save Gas Money – Gas… Read more

Blown Head Gasket

One of the fist things people think about when their car breaks down is “How much am I going to have to pay to repair this?” Sometimes, the problem is very minor, while other times the car may need major repairs to start running again. Goodwill accepts donated vehicles that are running and non-running so… Read more

Beware of Car Title Loans

A car title loan is a type of loan allows borrowers to put up their car as collateral in order to secure a loan. If you find yourself in a tough financial situation, some may consider taking out a title loan on your vehicle. These types of loans are usually very easy to obtain but… Read more

Tips for Car Emergencies Part II

After a car is involved in an accident, it can be very expensive to repair and difficult to sell. If your car has been involved in any type of accident, Goodwill will happily accept it for donation. Goodwill will even arrange to pick up your donated vehicle free of charge to you. However, the most… Read more

Donate Your Car to Get Fit This Year

It’s the beginning of a New Year and many people have made a New Year’s Resolution to get fit in 2013. There are many ways to get fit, such as joining a gym or training for a road race. Another great way to get fit this year is to donate your car to Goodwill and… Read more

Tips for Car Emergencies

Once in awhile, vehicles can have problems that create emergency situations for drivers. Goodwill is happy to accept donated vehicles that have been damaged in these situations, but it is important for drivers to learn the safest ways to handle emergencies on the road. Here are some tips for handling tire failures white you’re driving:… Read more

Red Light Speed Cameras

Have you been caught by a red light camera or speed camera lately? These cameras have become quite common in the DC metro area and are causing many people to receive unexpected tickets in the mail. If you are getting tired of receiving these tickets, you might want to consider donating your car to Goodwill… Read more

Fix Your Car Yourself

When your vehicle has a major problem that is too expensive to fix, you may want to donate your vehicle to Goodwill and buy a new car. However, there are several minor repairs you can do to your vehicle yourself that will save you money in the long run. Inflating Your Tires – Proper maintenance of… Read more

Lost Keys

Have you lost the keys to your vehicle? Getting a replacement for the keys you lost can get very pricey, especially if there is a key-less entry or other digital equipment on the key ring. If you find yourself in a situation where you have lost your keys and don’t know what to do with… Read more