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Note: This article is part of Morningstar's November 2013 Investor Starter Kit special report. An earlier version of this article appeared September 11, 2008.
As my friends and family can attest, driving a less-than-fabulous car is a badge of honor for me. I drove my first automobile, a trusty Honda, for 15 years, until my husband was finally able to pry my hands off the steering wheel. With airbags and power steering, my next ride was definitely a step up, but still far from flashy.