Home Must Reads Oregon is the least expensive state to own a car

Oregon is the least expensive state to own a car

| Print |  Email
Must Reads
Thursday, August 22, 2013

Oregon is the least expensive state to own a car, based on the cost of repairs, insurance premium, gas, taxes and fees.

The average annual cost of operating a car in Oregon -- which benefits from having no sales tax, some of the nation's lowest licensing fees, smart planning, and lower than average insurance rates -- is just $2,204.

That's 31 percent less than the national average of $3,201, according to the report.

Read more at OregonLive.com.

 

Comments   

 
Guest
0 #1 Yikes!Guest 2013-08-22 18:10:05
Don't let Salem in on this. They will probably want to somehow try to bring our state up to the average!
Quote | Report to administrator
 

More Articles

Fork & Bottle

October 2014
Thursday, September 25, 2014

National media can’t get enough of Oregon’s pinot noir, artisan-food purveyors and lively, independent film scene.


Read more...

Books Rule

October 2014
Thursday, September 25, 2014
BY JON BELL

Powell's stays relevant in the digital age.


Read more...

Downtime

October 2014
Thursday, September 25, 2014
BY JESSICA RIDGWAY

I'm not very interesting,” says a modest Ray Di Carlo, CEO and executive producer of Bent Image Labs, an animation and visual effects studio.


Read more...

Register for 100 Best Companies survey

News
Wednesday, August 20, 2014
OBM-100-best-logo-2015 150pxwBy Kim Moore | OB Editor

The 2015 survey launched this week. It is open to for-profit private and public companies that have at least 15 full- or part-time employees in Oregon.


Read more...

Gender Code

September 2014
Tuesday, August 26, 2014
BY COURTNEY SHERWOOD

Janice Levenhagen-Seeley reprograms tech.


Read more...

Launch

October 2014
Thursday, September 25, 2014
BY JESSICA RIDGWAY

October's Launch article features Soul Kitchen, Easy Company and Slick's Big Time BBQ.


Read more...

Managing family assets: The importance of planning ahead

News
Friday, August 22, 2014
Unknown-1BY CLIFF HOCKLEY |  OB GUEST CONTRIBUTOR

When business intersects with family, a host of  situations can arise. Without a clear vision and careful planning, hard-earned investments can become stressful burdens.


Read more...
Oregon Business magazinetitle-sponsored-links-02
SPONSORED LINKS