Phil Reed

Phil Reed, senior consumer advice editor at, an automotive information Web site. He is author of Strategies for Smart Car Buyers (Edmunds).


Auto Leasing Is Back

Secrets to Getting the Best Deal Leasing a car instead of buying suddenly is hot. Around 25% of the new…


How to Choose a Roadside-Assistance Plan

AAA May Not Be Right for You A Missouri woman had a minor auto accident on her way to church…


Where to Find the Best Used-Car Bargains Today

Used vehicles after just one year on the road typically sell for 20% to 30% less than they did new.…