9 Overlooked Expenses That Ruin Your Budget

1. Auto maintenance and repairs

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At some point, if you don’t take care of your car, it won’t take care of you. So, be proactive to avoid costly repairs down the road.

If a mechanic brings a major problem to your attention, don’t ignore it. Instead, get a second and perhaps a third opinion. Then, take care of it.

Take a look at “12 Keys to Finding a Car Mechanic You Can Trust” if you’re in need of a reputable mechanic.

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