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All-Wheel Drive vs. Four-Wheel Drive

Buying Tips & Tricks April 16, 2021Apr 16, 2021

It seems like in every vehicle commercial the words all-wheel drive and four-wheel drive are thrown around with little explanation as to what either does. While the names seem straightforward, they also sound more or less the same thing, however, there are differences between the two.... Read More


Curbie Wins AutoTRADER's "Best Priced Dealer 2021"

Curbie News April 10, 2021Apr 10, 2021

Curbie is proud to receive AutoTRADER's Best Priced Dealer 2021 Award for the third straight year! We are very honored to receive this recognition as it shows how committed we are to providing our customers with great pricing.... Read More


6 Tips for Women When Buying a Used Car

Buying Tips & Tricks March 26, 2021Mar 26, 2021

While it’s probably not quite Mars versus Venus, the car-buying experience can often be completely different for women and men. Despite the fact that women are responsible for 62% of all new cars sold in the United States... Read More


Benefits of Winter Tires

Buying Tips & Tricks March 05, 2021Mar 05, 2021

As you can guess by the name, winter tires are built specifically for the winter months. They have a large, blocky, and aggressive tread with a softer rubber compound that holds its composure in the colder weather.... Read More


Proper Battery Care For Winter Weather

Buying Tips & Tricks February 10, 2021Feb 10, 2021

The winter season is upon us and there are many things about vehicles to keep an eye on to make sure they’re in tip-top shape for the cold weather.... Read More


More than just a fresh coat of paint, Curbie’s Brand Refresh

Curbie News January 14, 2021Jan 14, 2021

We at Curbie are thrilled to reveal the next evolution of our logo, colours, and visual identity. This fresh look of our brand embodies the belief we share with our customers... Read More


Top 5 Winter Driving Tips

Buying Tips & Tricks January 12, 2021Jan 12, 2021

As we push on into the winter months the roads tend to get sloppier and slipperier. Here in Canada, winter driving is no joke and when it comes to driving in these seasons, you need to take some extra care.... Read More


Find Your Next Car With Curbie During the Pandemic

Curbie News December 24, 2020Dec 24, 2020

Right now the pandemic is on everyone’s minds and here at Curbie it’s on our minds too. We are taking a lot of precautions to ensure your car buying experience is as safe and secure as possible.... Read More


Curbie Announced Winner of the 2020 Saskatoon Achievement in Business Excellence SABEX Award for New Business Venture

Curbie News October 02, 2020Oct 02, 2020

We are honoured to receive the 2020 Saskatoon Achievement in Business Excellence Award for New Business Venture... Read More


Curbie Wins AutoTRADER's "Best Priced Dealer 2020"

Curbie News September 25, 2020Sep 25, 2020

Curbie is honored to be awarded AutoTRADER's "Best Priced Dealer for 2020" for the second year in a row!! This award is in recognition of our ongoing commitment to transparency and fair pricing on autoTRADER.ca. AutoTRADER is proud to shine a spotlight on Curbie as Canada's top dealership for consistently reaching their statistically-backed 'Great Price' badge, a recognition that inspires instant customer confidence.... Read More


CTV Morning Live Calgary and Edmonton with Curbie Cars

Curbie News September 17, 2020Sep 17, 2020

Co-founders, Alex Cruder and Brent Gudelot, talked to CTV Morning Live about our exciting launch into Alberta, the revolutionary services we offer and what our customers are saying.... Read More


Forbes Article - 3 Ways Your Business Stands To Benefit From Going All-In On Digital

Curbie News August 06, 2020Aug 06, 2020

I recently spoke with Alex Cruder, co-founder and CEO of Curbie Cars, who explained, “Convenience is a valuable commodity. We know how precious everyone’s time is. ... Read More


Taking the Pulse: Sask. residents report taking on less debt since pandemic began

Curbie News July 10, 2020Jul 10, 2020

Business has since picked up. With the economy opening up and the federal government creating programs that help businesses keep employees on the payroll, people have felt less cautious about making big purchases like a car, he says.... Read More


Forbes Article - Digitize Or Die: Technology Makes Luxury Brands More Accessible

Curbie News July 09, 2020Jul 09, 2020

Curbie, a Canadian car-platform is a good example. By embracing Tech, Curbie has created a direct-to-consumer market in the second-hand auto-sales business, thereby getting rid of middlemen to help their buyers save on cost.... Read More


I purchased my first car with Curbie and here's why you should too

Curbie News June 26, 2020Jun 26, 2020

We sat down with Spencer Bomboir from TeamLinkt in Saskatoon for a Zoom conversation (video coming soon) about his experience buying his first car with Curbie. Here is what Spencer had to say.... Read More


Credit Scores 101

Buying Tips & Tricks June 01, 2020Jun 01, 2020

Have you ever wondered how you are scored on credit? We certainly have. In Canada, credit scores range from 300 to 900. Most lenders require a score of ... Read More


Entrepreneur Magazine - 5 Tips for Recognizing a Meaningful Business Opportunity When You See One

Curbie News May 11, 2020May 11, 2020

I recently had the chance to speak with Alex Cruder, CEO of Curbie. During our conversation, he advised, “Pay close attention to business models and products th... Read More


Cars That Fit Your Life - CKOM 650 Jan 2020

Curbie News January 27, 2020Jan 27, 2020

Your hockey bag fit? How about your two-year-old’s car seat? These are just some of the questions that you might have when purchasing a new vehicle. This past w... Read More


5 Things You Should Look for When Buying a Vehicle

Buying Tips & Tricks November 04, 2019Nov 04, 2019

Buying a vehicle is an exciting time for most people. It can even be related to different life events - like a new job, new family member or moving to a new pro... Read More


CKOM Talk to the Experts Show - October 2019

Curbie News October 21, 2019Oct 21, 2019

If you have an itching to learn more about Curbie straight from the mouth of one of our co-founders, take a listen to this segment on CKOM 650. Brent Gudelot, C... Read More


Tech boom creating two-tiered Canadian job market: some cities have them, and some don't, TD Bank says

Curbie News August 07, 2019Aug 07, 2019

A Saskatoon success story So far, Curbie is available throughout all of Saskatchewan but beginning in September the company's services will be available to those living in Alberta as well.... Read More


Curbie: Revolutionizing Retail Automotive

Curbie News March 07, 2019Mar 07, 2019

Retail automotive is one of Canada’s largest and oldest economic sectors. Despite its importance - $200 billion in sales annually in Canada – the way cars are s... Read More


How we created Curbie

Curbie News January 03, 2018Jan 03, 2018

Who would have known that Canada’s first online vehicle retailer would have found its start in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan. Let’s be honest, even Brent and I, Curbi... Read More


Tips for buying a used car : Tip 2/2 — Inspection

Buying Tips & Tricks August 24, 2017Aug 24, 2017

In our previous post in this series, we covered the recommended background research to undertake when evaluating a used vehicle. Cars that have passed the backg... Read More


Tips for buying a used car : Tip 1/2 — Background Research

Buying Tips & Tricks August 10, 2017Aug 10, 2017

When buying a used vehicle, whether privately or from a dealer, it’s important to examine the vehicle’s quality. At Curbie, we do this for every vehicle we sell... Read More


Why we started Curbie

Curbie News August 03, 2017Aug 03, 2017

We founded Curbie because we saw the opportunity to make the vehicle buying experience better. When I ask people about their dealership experiences, t... Read More


Curbie Wins AutoTRADER's "Best Priced Dealer 2021"

Curbie News April 10, 2021Apr 10, 2021

Curbie is proud to receive AutoTRADER's Best Priced Dealer 2021 Award for the third straight year! We are very honored to receive this recognition as it shows how committed we are to providing our customers with great pricing....  Read More


More than just a fresh coat of paint, Curbie’s Brand Refresh

Curbie News January 14, 2021Jan 14, 2021

We at Curbie are thrilled to reveal the next evolution of our logo, colours, and visual identity. This fresh look of our brand embodies the belief we share with our customers...  Read More


Find Your Next Car With Curbie During the Pandemic

Curbie News December 24, 2020Dec 24, 2020

Right now the pandemic is on everyone’s minds and here at Curbie it’s on our minds too. We are taking a lot of precautions to ensure your car buying experience is as safe and secure as possible....  Read More


Curbie Announced Winner of the 2020 Saskatoon Achievement in Business Excellence SABEX Award for New Business Venture

Curbie News October 02, 2020Oct 02, 2020

We are honoured to receive the 2020 Saskatoon Achievement in Business Excellence Award for New Business Venture...  Read More


Curbie Wins AutoTRADER's "Best Priced Dealer 2020"

Curbie News September 25, 2020Sep 25, 2020

Curbie is honored to be awarded AutoTRADER's "Best Priced Dealer for 2020" for the second year in a row!! This award is in recognition of our ongoing commitment to transparency and fair pricing on autoTRADER.ca. AutoTRADER is proud to shine a spotlight on Curbie as Canada's top dealership for consistently reaching their statistically-backed 'Great Price' badge, a recognition that inspires instant customer confidence....  Read More


CTV Morning Live Calgary and Edmonton with Curbie Cars

Curbie News September 17, 2020Sep 17, 2020

Co-founders, Alex Cruder and Brent Gudelot, talked to CTV Morning Live about our exciting launch into Alberta, the revolutionary services we offer and what our customers are saying....  Read More


Forbes Article - 3 Ways Your Business Stands To Benefit From Going All-In On Digital

Curbie News August 06, 2020Aug 06, 2020

I recently spoke with Alex Cruder, co-founder and CEO of Curbie Cars, who explained, “Convenience is a valuable commodity. We know how precious everyone’s time is. ...  Read More


Taking the Pulse: Sask. residents report taking on less debt since pandemic began

Curbie News July 10, 2020Jul 10, 2020

Business has since picked up. With the economy opening up and the federal government creating programs that help businesses keep employees on the payroll, people have felt less cautious about making big purchases like a car, he says....  Read More


Forbes Article - Digitize Or Die: Technology Makes Luxury Brands More Accessible

Curbie News July 09, 2020Jul 09, 2020

Curbie, a Canadian car-platform is a good example. By embracing Tech, Curbie has created a direct-to-consumer market in the second-hand auto-sales business, thereby getting rid of middlemen to help their buyers save on cost....  Read More


I purchased my first car with Curbie and here's why you should too

Curbie News June 26, 2020Jun 26, 2020

We sat down with Spencer Bomboir from TeamLinkt in Saskatoon for a Zoom conversation (video coming soon) about his experience buying his first car with Curbie. Here is what Spencer had to say....  Read More


Entrepreneur Magazine - 5 Tips for Recognizing a Meaningful Business Opportunity When You See One

Curbie News May 11, 2020May 11, 2020

I recently had the chance to speak with Alex Cruder, CEO of Curbie. During our conversation, he advised, “Pay close attention to business models and products th...  Read More


Cars That Fit Your Life - CKOM 650 Jan 2020

Curbie News January 27, 2020Jan 27, 2020

Your hockey bag fit? How about your two-year-old’s car seat? These are just some of the questions that you might have when purchasing a new vehicle. This past w...  Read More


CKOM Talk to the Experts Show - October 2019

Curbie News October 21, 2019Oct 21, 2019

If you have an itching to learn more about Curbie straight from the mouth of one of our co-founders, take a listen to this segment on CKOM 650. Brent Gudelot, C...  Read More


Tech boom creating two-tiered Canadian job market: some cities have them, and some don't, TD Bank says

Curbie News August 07, 2019Aug 07, 2019

A Saskatoon success story So far, Curbie is available throughout all of Saskatchewan but beginning in September the company's services will be available to those living in Alberta as well....  Read More


Curbie: Revolutionizing Retail Automotive

Curbie News March 07, 2019Mar 07, 2019

Retail automotive is one of Canada’s largest and oldest economic sectors. Despite its importance - $200 billion in sales annually in Canada – the way cars are s...  Read More


How we created Curbie

Curbie News January 03, 2018Jan 03, 2018

Who would have known that Canada’s first online vehicle retailer would have found its start in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan. Let’s be honest, even Brent and I, Curbi...  Read More


Why we started Curbie

Curbie News August 03, 2017Aug 03, 2017

We founded Curbie because we saw the opportunity to make the vehicle buying experience better. When I ask people about their dealership experiences, t...  Read More


All-Wheel Drive vs. Four-Wheel Drive

Buying Tips & Tricks April 16, 2021Apr 16, 2021

It seems like in every vehicle commercial the words all-wheel drive and four-wheel drive are thrown around with little explanation as to what either does. While the names seem straightforward, they also sound more or less the same thing, however, there are differences between the two....  Read More


6 Tips for Women When Buying a Used Car

Buying Tips & Tricks March 26, 2021Mar 26, 2021

While it’s probably not quite Mars versus Venus, the car-buying experience can often be completely different for women and men. Despite the fact that women are responsible for 62% of all new cars sold in the United States...  Read More


Benefits of Winter Tires

Buying Tips & Tricks March 05, 2021Mar 05, 2021

As you can guess by the name, winter tires are built specifically for the winter months. They have a large, blocky, and aggressive tread with a softer rubber compound that holds its composure in the colder weather....  Read More


Proper Battery Care For Winter Weather

Buying Tips & Tricks February 10, 2021Feb 10, 2021

The winter season is upon us and there are many things about vehicles to keep an eye on to make sure they’re in tip-top shape for the cold weather....  Read More


Top 5 Winter Driving Tips

Buying Tips & Tricks January 12, 2021Jan 12, 2021

As we push on into the winter months the roads tend to get sloppier and slipperier. Here in Canada, winter driving is no joke and when it comes to driving in these seasons, you need to take some extra care....  Read More


Credit Scores 101

Buying Tips & Tricks June 01, 2020Jun 01, 2020

Have you ever wondered how you are scored on credit? We certainly have. In Canada, credit scores range from 300 to 900. Most lenders require a score of ...  Read More


5 Things You Should Look for When Buying a Vehicle

Buying Tips & Tricks November 04, 2019Nov 04, 2019

Buying a vehicle is an exciting time for most people. It can even be related to different life events - like a new job, new family member or moving to a new pro...  Read More


Tips for buying a used car : Tip 2/2 — Inspection

Buying Tips & Tricks August 24, 2017Aug 24, 2017

In our previous post in this series, we covered the recommended background research to undertake when evaluating a used vehicle. Cars that have passed the backg...  Read More


Tips for buying a used car : Tip 1/2 — Background Research

Buying Tips & Tricks August 10, 2017Aug 10, 2017

When buying a used vehicle, whether privately or from a dealer, it’s important to examine the vehicle’s quality. At Curbie, we do this for every vehicle we sell...  Read More