Category Archives: Buying Advice

Device Pitstop helps Minnesotans utilize technology as “hands-free” becomes law

  In 2017, the most recent year for which data is available, there were more than 34,000 fatal vehicle crashes in the United States, according to the National Highway Transportation Safety Administration. Nearly 3,000 of those could be directly tied to distracted drivers and, of those 3,000, at least 14 percent of those fatal crashes […]

College debt is skyrocketing, but students can control other college costs

Device Pitstop sells used MacBooks

Minneapolis, MN, JUNE 17, 2019 – The total amount of student loan debt, as of the end of 2018, was $1.47 trillion with more than 44 million Americans with student loan debt, according to the Federal Reserve Bank of New York If college is in your immediate future, there isn’t much to be done about […]

Congratulations, Graduate! Here’s how to choose a new laptop for your future!

College student with used laptop

Congratulations, you graduated from Maple Grove or a nearby school! Whether you’re planning on attending a community college, a four-year school like the University of Minnesota (or even starting a new entrepreneurial business venture), you’re going to need a new laptop. But how do you choose the right laptop for you? Consider your major Some […]