How to budget for a new car in 5 steps!

You graduated college! Yippie! Or you’re just in the market for a new car because your clunker is on it is way O-U-T. That’s great too, there’s just one thing looming in front of you. WHERE DO YOU START? The first and most important thing is to figure out your BUDGET. Don’t freak out, I’ll help you break down what a budget is and how to find yours so we can get to onto the next step of owning your dream car. What is a budget? A budget is how much money you have to spend during a period of ….

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Trick or Treat times in Boston and Manchester

It’s almost that time! That time where you get your little ghost or goblin in their perfectly picked out Halloween attire. It’s that time where they scream with glee and delight at receiving a few pieces of candy in their little pumpkin or pillowcase. It’s that time where you scream and laugh and enjoy the memories forever. Our families live in the greater Manchester and Boston areas, Trick or Treat can sometimes be tricky with what time it actually is, so here is a small list to help everyone out! In the greater Manchester area, the trick or treat times ….

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20 Notoriously Haunted Places in MA and NH

It’s that time of year. All of you novice ghost hunters are probably looking for some places to investigate and get your paranormal fix. You can find the full list here but these are the ones closest to Manchester and Boston and most active. Please make sure you get permission to investigate any of these properties. Many either are businesses or are guarded by police/security. Trespassers can be prosecuted. While at these properties ensure you are respectful and clean up anything you bring with you.   10 Places Near Manchester 1. Old State Mental Hospital – Concord, NH Built in ….

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15 Frightful Halloween Attractions

It’s October! It’s time to get in the spirit and find the spookiest places to get a good scare! Haunted Attractions are all over NH and MA and here are our top 15 Frightful Halloween Attractions in NH and MA! Check them out and have a spooktacular time! 1. Nightmare New England Spooky World @ Mel’s Funway Park- Litchfield, NH Address: 454 Charles Bancroft Hwy, Litchfield, NH 03052 Ticket Prices: Friday/Saturday: General Admission: $34.99 VIP (skip lines and unlimited park and 1 hayride): $59.99 Thursday/Sunday General Admission: $39.99 VIP (skip lines and unlimited park and 1 hayride): $64.99 Hours: Thursday/ ….

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Five Important Fall Maintenance Checks

It’s fall! It’s that time of year where the pumpkin spice is brought out, leaves are changing color, and football! We got you covered for the tailgate party but what about the vehicle that you’re using for said tailgate. It needs to be taken care off. Although we love the brisk air and the slight chill, in New England, the weather is unpredictable and could change at any moment to blistering cold and icy roads. Now is the time to start to prepare your vehicle for winter. Following these 5 tips will make sure your car is running at full ….

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10 Necessities for a Terrific Tailgate

It’s officially football season! Here in New England, we are known for our love of football season, especially the New England Patriots. So it’s only appropriate to help you new-to-the-game tailgaters in getting a jump start on setting up a terrific tailgate, oh- and each item will run you under $100. 1. Grill        Can’t have a good old fashion BBQ without a grill. For $79.88 from Sam’s Club you can get this Stainless steel portable grill. It has 205 sq. in. cooking area, warming rack, and it’s complete with foldable stainless steel legs.     2. Pop Up ….

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Quirk Scores a Homerun with Braintree Babe Ruth Baseball!

Quirk Auto Dealers isn’t just about putting people in the car of their dreams, but also supporting the community’s dreams however we are able. This year we have supported Cruising Downtown, Rockin Rib Fest, and Northstar Pro Rodeo(just to name a few). This dream, that we just had to support, comes from Braintree Babe Ruth youth baseball. About Braintree Babe Ruth Braintree Babe Ruth is a hometown youth baseball league. During the season, these children learn sportsmanship, fair play, and respect of the rules, coaches, players, and parents. Braintree Babe Ruth isn’t just about preparing these kids for the game ….

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Seven Accessories All Athletes Need In Their Car

Whether you’re a mom taking your child to dance class, a late night beer leaguer, Sunday night softball player, or high school varsity athlete- Cars for athletes are a second homes and sometimes you’ll need some accessories to keep that home ready for the next game/match/recital!     Aux Cord Get the atmosphere going for pre-game. Athletes love getting into game ready mode and music is a really important part of it. Also, an after victory dance party is extremely appropriate. So Grab the aux cord and plug in the tunes.     Car Charger Keep connected with a simple car charger. ….

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10 Day Trips to MA and NH for the Whole Family!

Summer is almost over, the kids are heading back to school soon but you want to get in one last family adventure. Well look no further!  The Quirk homes of Massachusetts and New Hampshire are chockful of places to take the kids for an entire day!   Here’s  the 10 day trips in Massachusetts and NH to take the whole family on:   Museum of Science- Boston, MA 1 Science Park, Boston, Ma 02114 Hours: Saturday – Thursday: 9:00 am – 7:00 pm, Friday: 9:00 am – 9:00 pm, Closed Sundays Adults: $25.00 Children: $20.00 Website: http://www.mos.org/       ….

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savings at the pump

6 Tips to Squeeze out Savings at the Pump

According to US News, Gas prices reached a peak $2.41 this summer. As the summer winds down, the price will too. But if you’re in tight financial pinch, you’ll want to save money anywhere you can. Well my frugal friends, there is hope- you can squeeze some money at the pump.   Handy-Dandy Smart Phone: It goes everywhere with you, pull it out and cruise some apps for gas stations- in the IPhone App store the first 3 are Gas Buddy, Fuelzee, and Gas Guru. Each of these will help you find the cheapest gas near you, all with slightly ….

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