Car Cost Index

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8:55 am
Thu August 22, 2013

Rhode Island: One of the Most Expensive Places to Own a Car

Bankrate.com finds that car ownership in Rhode Island costs $3,900 a year.
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It costs more to own a car in Rhode Island than practically anywhere else in the country. That, according to the website Bankrate which is out with its first ever Car Cost Index.

Rhode Island has the fourth highest cost of car ownership in the country, according to Bankrate.com.  Only Georgia, California and Wyoming residents pay more for taxes, fees and insurance.

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