You can go to any dealership or shop you want to get an oil change. I bought my Nissan Altima from a dealership that is 45 minutes away from where I live. But there is also a Nissan dealership 7 minutes from my house and I take my car there to get the oil changed.
I have been reading your articles during my lunch break, and I have to admit the whole article has been very valuable and very well written. I thought I would let you know that for some reason this blog does not view well in Internet Explorer 8. I wish Microsoft would stop changing their software.
Nonnamadonna, you have, as usual, sussed out the heart of the matter. Todd is definitely courageous to sacrifice for his family's future this way. It'll be a tough few years, but after that, we'll be golden.