Women more likely to be ripped off on auto repairs

Source: Catherine Green - The L.A. Times

Women are more likely than men to be taken for a ride, so to speak, when calling around for car repairs.

A new study out of Northwestern University found auto shops quoted higher prices to women who appeared uninformed about work needed to be done. But women were also more successful in negotiating the price down.

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