In the Wall Street Journal:
Last week, the auto industry finally got its bailout.
But is it time for Americans to rescue their own finances from their cars?
Families are now bracing for the mother of all recessions. They’re looking for every chance to save a dollar.
Forget lattes and store-brand cereal. If you really want to see where your money is going, take a closer look at your car. Foreign or domestic, it doesn’t matter. It’s a cash guzzler, and it is probably costing you more than anything else except your home.