Smarter than Me

My car and my computer.   No idea about what it takes to fix either when they act up.  Mechanics and IT pros are obviously much smarter than me.  So how do you know when you are getting ripped off when you need repair? Repairpal.com is a website that keeps mechanics honest.  All the site needs is your zip code and a few stats about your car… make, model andyear.  You get a price range for what it should cost fo fix dozens of different things that could go wrong.

Now if I can only find a way to understand my computer problems….