Cars! They are expensive, and there is no hiding from that fact. But many of us need some form of transport either for work or for our family, so a lot of people need to make this investment at some stage in their lives. That isn’t to say it’s an easy process to be involved in. However, it doesn’t have to be the biggest financial burden if you budget correctly and take on board some of the tips outlined below. With that in mind, here are some of the ways you can keep on top of your budget when it comes to your car purchase and running costs.