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Check Out Finder’s Safe Driving Report 2018

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Apr 12th, 2018 8:00am

Check Out Finder’s Safe Driving Report 2018 Finder.com is a website whose aim is to help Americans "make better decisions" about a range of things from credit cards to health insurance, from buying a home to buying a car.  Relevant to that last one, FInder has just released its 2018 Safe Driving report, taking a look at recent distracted driving and other dangerous driving habits and statistics associated with them. Finder found that 138 million Americans admit ...


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AskPatty Mentioned in Driving Safety: 35 Resources & Tips To Drive Confidently

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Apr 10th, 2018 8:00am

AskPatty Mentioned in Driving Safety: 35 Resources & Tips To Drive Confidently Earlier this year AskPatty brought you a post on Dangerous Driving Habits, and chief among them were distracted driving, impaired driving, and aggressive driving.  This month, our friends over at Denmon & Pearlman of St. Petersburg put up a very cool infographic and article on the dangers of distracted driving, as well as their own breakdown on the deadliest and most dangerous driving habits, and we're happy to say that ...


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April is National Car Care Month! Tips from AskPatty.com

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Apr 6th, 2018 5:00am

April is National Car Care Month!  Tips from AskPatty.com April is the Car Care Council's National Car Care Month!  Every year in April (and again in October) CarCare.org and AskPatty.com remind all of our readers of the importance of regular vehicle maintenance. Car care month inspection lanes can be found at nearly any auto service facility, and are a part of the auto aftermarket's ongoing public awareness efforfts.  Every year during National Car Care month, volunteers ...


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2018 Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross: New 2018 Compact CUV Choice

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Mar 28th, 2018 8:00am

2018 Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross: New 2018 Compact CUV Choice By Brandy A. Schaffels As today's new car shoppers leave their compact coupes and sedans behind in favor of functional and practical crossover utility vehicles, manufacturers are expanding their offerings to attract this growing audience. Mitsubishi joins the growing crossover utility fray this year with its brand-new Eclipse Cross, which joins the Outlander and Outlander Sport to form a formidable CUV trio for the company. ...


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5 tips to Pay for Car Repairs Even Without an Emergency Fund

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Mar 16th, 2018 8:00am

5 tips to Pay for Car Repairs Even Without an Emergency Fund By Lidia Staron, Guest Contributor Every car owner sooner or later faces the inevitable – having their car repaired. Unfortunately, not everyone is prepared enough for the cost, which ranges from $500 to $2,000. In fact, only 39% of Americans have enough savings to cover an emergency. Gladly, anyone can have their car fixed without getting buried in debts. Here’s how:   1. Checking the Insurance Policy All cars ...


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How to fix leaky vehicles without breaking the bank

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Mar 13th, 2018 8:00am

How to fix leaky vehicles without breaking the bank Drivers expect to experience a few bumps in the road as their vehicles age. While certain issues, such as worn shocks or engine troubles, are best left to the professionals, drivers can address many other issues that commonly affect aging vehicles on their own. Fluid leaks are one of the more routine problems that plague older vehicles. While leaks are not necessarily a sign of doom and gloom, they tend to distress vehicle owners and ...


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6 Reasons Why Diesel Engines Are Better for the Environment

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Mar 1st, 2018 8:00am

6 Reasons Why Diesel Engines Are Better for the Environment When discussing the automotive industry, diesel has long had a negative image. Many people hear the words "diesel engine" and automatically have visions of loud clattering noises and belching clouds of blueish-black smoke depositing a layer of soot on everything nearby. Most of this is based on a consumer's limited knowledge of the transport trucks chugging along the highways and interstates. Even among those who are not ...


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Show Runner Network's Marketing Podcast Jody DeVere, CEO AskPatty.com on #WomeninAuto

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Feb 26th, 2018 8:00am

Show Runner Network's Marketing Podcast Jody DeVere, CEO AskPatty.com on #WomeninAuto Jody Devere, CEO of AskPatty.com, is an expert at marketing & selling to women and an internationally recognized speaker, trainer, and spokesperson for the automotive industry in the women’s market. Listen Here Jody is a champion for both women and the automotive industry; her company AskPatty.com, serves as a place for women to learn about buying, owning, and servicing their cars. She has been featured in the New ...


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Get These "Roadside Survival" Skills and Don't Fear a Breakdown!

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Feb 16th, 2018 5:00am

Get These So you're driving along the highway, going about your business, and suddenly, your check engine light comes on.  The engine is running choppy.  Something isn't right.  Maybe there's a billow of smoke, or the engine stops entirely, or your check engine light start flashing - a sure warning sign of a serious problem.  You pull over, and quietly panic.  What are you going to do? If you've read ...


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AskPatty.com Named as One of CARJOJO's 11 Best Car Sites for Women

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Feb 12th, 2018 8:00am

AskPatty.com Named as One of CARJOJO's 11 Best Car Sites for Women The team at CARJOJO went looking for car websites made by women for women, and of course AskPatty.com is one of the sites thy found.  Among all the blogs, auto experts, companies, non-profits, review sites, and women out there trying to empower, enlighten, and entertain other women in the auto world, a few websites stood out.  Among those standouts was AskPatty.com, and as a result, our site earned a spot on CARJOJO's 11 ...


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