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Time to Buy Your Teen a Car? Read This First

When your teenager starts approaching driving age, chances are you are going to want to buy them a car. But before you go out and buy them the cheapest, biggest, oldest car you can find, you are going to want to read this. What Type of Car for Teen Driving? While it is tempting to …

by Steve Mochel

How to Handle a Traffic Stop: A New Requirement for Illinois Driver’s Education

Getting pulled over is nerve-wracking for everyone from experienced drivers to teenagers. And if you act the wrong way, you could inadvertently get in a lot more trouble than you would otherwise. This is part of the idea behind the new Illinois law that requires all driving schools in Illinois to teach their students the right …

by Steve Mochel

Why Parents Are the Most Important Driving Instructor

You care about your child more than anything, which is why you did your research to find the best driving school in Connecticut. However, sending your child to Fresh Green Light is just the first part of the equation. We are only with your child for eight hours of driver’s ed instruction, and while we …

by Steve Mochel

Time to Buy Your Teen a Car? Read This First

When your teenager starts approaching driving age, chances are you are going to want to buy them a car. But before you go out and buy them the cheapest, biggest, oldest car you can find, you are going to want to read this. What Type of Car for Teen Driving? While it is tempting to …

by Steve Mochel

5 Tips for Driving Safely with ADHD

If you have been diagnosed with ADD or ADHD, driving can be especially difficult. As discussed by psychologist Nadine Lambert, Ph.D., the skills you need to drive safely, such as staying focused on one task, following through, and planning ahead, can be challenging for you. However, that doesn’t mean you shouldn’t drive with ADHD. As …

by Steve Mochel

How to Handle a Traffic Stop: A New Requirement for Illinois Driver’s Education

Getting pulled over is nerve-wracking for everyone from experienced drivers to teenagers. And if you act the wrong way, you could inadvertently get in a lot more trouble than you would otherwise. This is part of the idea behind the new Illinois law that requires all driving schools in Illinois to teach their students the right …

by Steve Mochel

What You Need to Know About Marijuana and Driving

Did you know that driving under the influence of marijuana is illegal? Even though the drug itself is slowly becoming legal in different cities and states across the country, it will always be illegal to drive under its influence. Just like with drinking alcohol, marijuana impairs your brain and makes it so it is not …

by Steve Mochel