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Six Ways to Save on Transportation Costs

transportation costs

Studies show that owning even a small vehicle can cost you thousands each year after you factor in the costs of fuel, insurance, maintenance, and other associated costs. We’ve gathered six easy ways you can save on getting around…continue reading to learn more!

auto care

Take care of your car. You will save money in the long run by keeping up with your vehicle’s regular maintenance, like oil changes and tire rotations. Click here to read our blog post for more helpful car care tips!

wash car

Skip the carwash. By the time you leave a carwash, you may have spent nearly $20. Instead, wash your car by hand a few times each month.

pump gas

Purchase discounted gas cards. Your Benefits Plus® checking account with SeaComm provides you with a variety of savings opportunities, which includes gas station gift cards at up to 5% off! Click here to learn more, or call us at (800) 764-0566 to schedule an appointment at your nearest SeaComm branch to enroll.

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Don’t speed. Driving at high speeds decreases the fuel economy of your vehicle. You can assume that each 5 mph you drive over 50 mph is like paying an additional $0.13 per gallon for gas! Keep money in your pocket and stick to the speed limits.



Compare insurance costs. Good car insurance doesn’t have to be expensive. It’s important to shop around for the best policy that works for you, and take advantage of any discounts available. Click here to read our blog post for more ways you can lower your car insurance!


Use a Rewards Credit Card. Every time you use your SeaComm Visa® Platinum, you earn points that can be used for rewards and cash back. Click here to learn more, and remember your SeaComm Visa® the next time you are at the pump!

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