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AskPatty.com Partners with Parenthood.com to Provide Automotive Advice for Moms

Published Feb 17th 2009, 5:12pm by

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February 16, 2009
AskPatty.com has partnered with Parenthood.com to provide automotive advice for moms and expectant mothers.

Visitors to Parenthood.com will have instant access to the hundreds of articles on AskPatty.com, written especially for women, to get advice on car buying, maintenance and other automotive related topics. Moms can even shop for vehicles through the AskPatty.com network of certified female friendly dealerships across the U.S.

"Auto manufacturers and dealers are finally realizing the major influence female car buyers have on their industry," says Tom Gonzales, general manager of Parenthood.com. "We're happy to be able to offer Parenthood.com visitors and members such a valuable resource like AskPatty.com to help them find the information they need when making such an important purchasing decision."

For more than 10 years, Parenthood.com has been a leading online destination for moms, mothers-to-be, and families. With a vast inventory of award-winning editorial content covering a wide range of pregnancy and parenting related topics, including many helpful tools and features such as expert advice and video testimonials, Parenthood.com has become a trusted resource that parents can turn to for help and guidance.

"AskPatty's new partnership with Parenthood.com provides outstanding 360-degree interior and exterior video car and truck overviews which are an excellent way for moms to research and get a quote online for a new car from an AskPatty certified female friendly dealer. During these difficult economic times car dealerships must better meet the needs of moms who are 44% of the women's market," says Jody DeVere, president and CEO of AskPatty.com.

AskPatty.com and Parenthood.com seek to provide invaluable advice and tools to help women save money and time on their next new or used car purchase. AskPatty.com, which was featured in the January 2009 issue of Oprah Winfrey's O magazine, helps smart, savvy mom car buyers with these valuable resources:

  • Car Shopping Video Showroom: Powerful, narrated 360-degree video car and truck overviews powered by DriverTV.com
  • Search for a Certified Female Friendly car dealership: Just enter a make, model and year with zip code
  • Compare and Save on Car Insurance: Get competitive quotes from major insurance companies and save on auto insurance.
  • Get Advice: 50 women automotive experts provide car advice to women 24/7
  • FAQs: Search the AskPatty catalog of frequently asked questions with answers from the panel of expert women
  • CarBlabber: Car reviews by women for the benefit of women car shoppers
  • Rate a Dealer: Women can rate dealerships "Female Friendly" or not via the dealer search with a free registration on CarBlabber.
  • MyAutoLoan: Receive up to four loan offers from national lenders with one simple application.
  • Womanar Podcasts: Listen to podcasts from women automotive industry experts on car care, car repairs, and new and used car buying.
  • Car Tips: Advice articles on car purchases, maintenance and other automotive related topics on the AskPatty.com blog
  • Career Center - Looking for a career in the auto industry? Powered by CareerBuilder.com


Visit AskPatty on Parenthood.com at www.parenthood.com/tools/shop4cars.php
Auto manufacturers and dealers are finally realizing the major influence female car buyers have on their industry!   Find out more about AskPatty in this YouTube Video: www.youtube.com/watch?v=8g1dA7sHpeE

About AskPatty.com
The Ask Patty.com, Inc. website and blog is a safe place for women to get advice on car purchases, maintenance and other automotive related topics. Women can shop for vehicles at our network of Certified Female Friendly dealerships across the U.S and Canada.

AskPatty.com is a member and 2008 corporate sponsor of the Women's Automotive Association International based in Detroit, Michigan, Board member of the UnitedSpinal.org, Member of the California SkillsUSA.org board, on the Car Care Council Woman's Board, a SEMA member and a member of the SEMA Business Women's Networking Group. AskPatty.com is partnered with AutoTrader.com, NIADA, Parenthood.com, MyCarPage.com, MyAutoLoan, Aware and BlogHer.com.

Ask Patty Certified Dealer Program:
Properly armed with the right tools and training your dealerships can increase its share of the largest and fastest growing demographic of new vehicle buyers in the US -- Women. The AskPatty Certified Dealer program was designed specifically for car dealerships to attract, sell, retain and keep loyal women consumers.

What Is An Ask Patty Certified Dealer?
An Ask Patty certified dealer is a dealer that creates a safe and comfortable environment where women feel welcome and a dealer that makes the experience of purchasing and maintaining her vehicle a pleasant one. AskPatty.com trained and certified dealers are held to a high level of customer satisfaction for women consumers.

Find out how to become an Ask Patty.com Certified Female Friendly Dealer at  http://hooktours.com/8003256/

About Parenthood.com
For over 10 years now, Parenthood.com has been a leading online destination for moms, mothers-to-be, and families. With a vast inventory of award-winning editorial content covering a wide range of pregnancy and parenting related topics, including many helpful tools and features such as expert advice and video testimonials, Parenthood.com has become a trusted resource that parents can turn to for help and guidance. Parenthood.com is a division of Dominion Enterprises.

Parenthood.com also has an active and supportive forum community made up of thousands of moms looking to share their own experiences, and to help families find the products and services they need to deal with raising a family and managing a home, Parenthood.com also provides access to local family-oriented businesses and services all across the country through the Parenthood.com Directory.

Our Mission
Parenthood.com supports and empowers moms and dads as they face today's choices and challenges, throughout all stages of parenting. Parenthood.com connects them to the up-to-date and relevant information, resources, community, products and services they need to raise healthy, happy children.




Additional Links to this release in the Parenthood Press:

PRWeb.com
Yahoo! News
pregnancyandbaby.com
www.auto-mobi.info
parentingdirectionpro.com
dadparentingtips.com
go-babyboy.com
usatoday.com
news.reriani.com




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