5 Car Maintenance Tips to Prevent Big Repairs


A trip to the mechanic can be annoying, especially when you are on a budget but they can become even more irritating when you have to deal with big car repairs. The same way you go to the doctors for your health, schedule monthly visits to the mechanic to check problems before they become damaging [...]

Top 25 Summer Road Trip Songs


SUMMER IS HERE! And like many of you, we’re getting ready for the classic summer activity: road trips. Besides good company and a full tank of gas, an essential part of your summer road trip is a great playlist. A solid playlist is the soundtrack to memories of driving the open roads with friends embarking [...]

Drive-In Theaters: The Return of An American Classic


With warm summer months rapidly approaching and vacation plans filling up, there is one classic summer outing that is often forgotten: drive-in movie theaters. The Backstory In the ‘50’s and ‘60's, drive-in theaters cemented themselves as an important part of American culture. It’s a picture of classic Americana: a family of four pulling up in [...]

Top Car Apps for Every Kind of Driver


No matter if you have an hour daily commute, or won’t go anywhere without your favorite album, apps can help you save time and score the best deals. Whatever kind of driver you are, here are a few of our must-have car apps: For the Commuter Between work and running around town, you spend a [...]

CARCHEX 5×5 Workout


The 5x5 Workout at CARCHEX ( keeps our employees active throughout the workday. These quick workplace exercises are one reason why employees have voted CARCHEX a Top Workplaces in Baltimore. Our workplace wellness program is designed to motivate employees to live healthy lifestyles.

Valentine’s Day Car Care


Love is in the air for Valentine’s Day. If you don’t have a date you probably aren’t thrilled about the holiday. So forget human companionship. Ditch the chocolates, candlelit dinner and oversized teddy bear. You can have an even better time with the real love of your life: your car. Enjoy a Massage Pick up [...]

8 Winter Must-Haves for Your Vehicle


Are you prepared for the next round of winter weather? Before the next snowstorm hits, it's vital to stock  your car with essential items. CARCHEX's Consumer Auto Advocate appeared on WBAL to share the eight winter must-haves for your vehicle. Full Gas Tank: You should have at least half a tank of gas [...]

8 Winter Driving Life Hacks


Winter weather makes driving tough. Freezing temperatures and precipitation are recipes for disaster. Just look at this New York “ice car.” But winter weather doesn’t always have to win. We’ve put together a list of life hacks that make winter weather driving more manageable. Some of these tips might sound crazy, but we challenge you [...]

New Year’s Eve Safe Driving Tips


New Year’s Eve is one of the most festive days of the year across the globe – just check out this infographic! For many, New Year’s Eve is one last holiday hoorah before it’s time to set those New Year’s Resolutions and get back to work. But New Year’s isn’t all fun and games. According [...]

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