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Superstitions Surrounding the Winter Solstice | Veteran Car Donations
December 21, 2021

Winter Solstice: Myths, Legends, and Traditions Surrounding This Celestial Event

Learn More About the Superstitions Surrounding the Winter Solstice Superstitious beliefs and practices surround one of the most important events in the celestial calendar — the winter solstice. Although some people may think that these traditions are irrational, they’re deeply rooted in legends and stories that have shaped various cultures and lifestyles. As the northern ...
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Car Wiper Blades | Veteran Car Donations
December 17, 2021

How to Check and Replace Your Wiper Blades

4 Simple Steps to Ace This Car Maintenance Routine Inspecting and replacing your wiper blades are important rites of passage for a car owner. They should be part of your regular vehicle maintenance efforts. Even though windshield wipers seem like a minor part of your vehicle, they play an important role in keeping you safe ...
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December 15, 2021

Bill of Rights Day: 3 Biggest Misconceptions About Our Bill of Rights

Learn More About the Amendments to the U.S. Constitution Did you know that the majority of our nation’s Founding Fathers rejected the concept of including the Bill of Rights in the original 1787 Constitution? For this reason, the Bill of Rights was nothing short of a controversial idea when it was proposed a year after ...
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The Perfect Tailgating | Veteran Car Donations
December 13, 2021

The Perfect Tailgating Kit for Your Car

Don’t Forget to Bring These 9 Items The football season is just around the corner, and do you know what this means besides betting on your favorite team? Tailgating! It’s not a complete football season without the tailgating experience. There’s just something wonderful about spending hours around your car enjoying snacks with your friends before ...
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Parked Cars in Winter Season | Veteran Car Donations
December 12, 2021

How to Get Your Car Winter-Ready

8 Tips to Get Your Car Ready for Winter Winter season’s almost here — a clear reminder for all vehicle owners to winterize their cars. Doing so ensures three things: your car will run well on snowy roads, it will survive the cold, and most importantly, it will keep you safe when you have to ...
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Coping with Social Isolation | Veteran Car Donations
December 11, 2021

How to Deal with Social Isolation

3 Ways to Take Charge of Your Situation Amid Challenging Times Since humans are social beings, even the most introverted person needs to feel connected to others to survive and thrive. While the need for social interaction varies from one individual to another, everyone has one thing in common: Nobody wants to feel isolated. Social ...
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Dashcam Pros and Cons | Veteran Car Donations
December 10, 2021

Dash Cam Pros and Cons

Is It a Good Idea to Install a Dash Cam? With prices of dash cams continuing to drop, this car gadget has become increasingly popular among drivers across the country. A dash cam, or dashboard camera, is a small digital video camera mounted on your car’s dashboard or windshield to capture the view of the ...
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5 Reasons Why Human Rights Are Crucial to Life | Veteran Car Donations
December 10, 2021

Human Rights Day: Top 5 Reasons Why Human Rights Are Crucial to Life

Learn More About Human Rights This December Each person has basic rights and freedoms from birth until death. These rights, also known as human rights, are based on shared societal values that include dignity, equality, fairness, and respect. Besides giving people the power to challenge poor treatment from a public authority, these rights also ensure ...
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Driving Under the Influence | Veteran Car Donations
December 9, 2021

Consequences of a DUI Conviction

What Happens When You Get Convicted for DUI? Driving under the influence is one of the most common criminal offenses in the country. Depending on the severity of the case, consequences can range from fines and license suspension to jail time. A DUI conviction can leave a psychological mark on offenders, particularly in cases that ...
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Best Dog Breeds for Veterans with PTSD | Veteran Car Donations
December 8, 2021

6 Best Dog Breeds for Veterans with PTSD

These Breeds Will Never Disappoint A dog is more than just a man’s best friend. Dogs can also play a role in treating mental issues such as anxiety, depression, and even post-traumatic stress disorder. No wonder many veterans with PTSD have their four-legged buddies by their side. Thanks to their loving nature and companionship, dogs ...
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