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    1 in 5 drivers can't fix a flat tire. Can you?

    (BPT) - For many Americans, fixing a flat tire remains a mystery. According to a survey from AAA, nearly 20 percent of U.S. drivers don’t know how to change a flat. This is compounded by research saying there are 220 million flat tires annually — and each driver will experience up to five flat tires in their lifetime.

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    Improving visibility on the road this winter

    (BPT) - As winter progresses, we are likely to see more visibility-reducing weather. Heavy rain, frost, ice and snow can all impair visibility while driving, including reducing the performance of windshield wipers.

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    Tips to save money and energy this winter

    (BPT) - Winter is a time of year when expenses can soar, especially your utility bills. Thankfully, Chip Wade, HGTV expert, has some advice on how you can save energy, and ultimately money, this year:

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Monday 01/01/2018
5 Winter Getaway Tips
Updated: January 02, 2018 - 1:32 am

(StatePoint) Winter is an ideal time to travel, whether your motivation is to escape the cold weather or to frolic in it. Here are five travel tips for better winter vacations.

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Wednesday 12/27/2017
New year deals: Why winter is the perfect time to buy a boat
Updated: January 04, 2018 - 1:33 am

(BPT) - Winter may be frigid for many, but it’s an ideal time to plan for warmer days ahead and make dreams of owning a boat a reality. Beginning in January, boat shows across the country offer some of the hottest post-holiday deals around, with special pricing and incentives on new boat models and marine accessories — a major draw for the 142 million Americans who take to the water each year, according to the National Marine Manufacturers Association. For those ready to plan their summer adventures on the water, boat shows are the best place to start.

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Friday 12/22/2017
Prescription for a healthy holiday: Tips to safeguard your medicines
Updated: December 30, 2017 - 1:32 am

(BPT) - For many people, the holiday season means extra visits with family and friends, creating fun memories, sharing traditions and enjoying the warm glow of family.

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Wednesday 12/20/2017
Staying safe on the mountain this winter
Updated: December 28, 2017 - 1:34 am

(BPT) - You can feel it in the air: The ski and snowboard season has arrived, and some areas in the U.S. are already open for business. As snow sports continue to gain popularity, millions of people will be hitting the slopes this winter. During the 2016-17 ski season, the National Ski Areas Association (NSAA) reported that U.S. ski areas tallied an estimated 54.7 million skier and snowboarder visits, up 3.7 percent from the previous season’s 52.8 million total.

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5 cold-weather hacks for winter driving
Updated: December 28, 2017 - 1:34 am

(BPT) - As drivers bundle up to take on Old Man Winter this season, having a few tricks up your sleeve can be a big help in keeping your cool on the road. Here are five hacks for battling the elements and staying safe on the roads.

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5 ways to capture the perfect family photo during your holiday travels
Updated: December 21, 2017 - 1:36 am

(BPT) - The holiday season is the time to travel, and while memories last forever, there’s nothing like having the perfect picture to bring you back to the happy moments — but how do you get the right shot?

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Java journeys in El Salvador offer once-in-a-lifetime experiences
Updated: December 22, 2017 - 1:34 am

(BPT) - Americans' love for coffee is inspiring them to embark on java journeys around the world, leading them to stunning locations where coffee is an important part of daily life.

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Monday 12/18/2017
Hitting the road for the holidays? Stay connected on the go
Updated: December 26, 2017 - 1:33 am

(BPT) - Traveling for the holidays but worried about being disconnected? Don’t worry, you aren’t alone. In fact, plenty of other road warriors are making sure their devices are packed and ready to go so they won’t miss a beat.

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Friday 12/15/2017
The hidden benefits of winter road maintenance
Updated: December 22, 2017 - 1:34 am

(BPT) - More than 70 percent of the U.S. population lives in areas affected by snow and ice. Each winter the average driver in these areas will see more than 5 inches of snow on the roads. And when the snow is falling, there are few things more comforting than the sight of snowplows and salt trucks making highways safe for commuters, shoppers and travelers.

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Thursday 12/14/2017
The time is right to seek new income opportunities
Updated: December 22, 2017 - 1:34 am

(BPT) - Whether you plan to watch the ball drop in Times Square this New Year’s Eve or be in bed by 10 p.m., one thing is certain: a new year is coming, and with it comes a chance for change. It’s a time to reflect on what works best for you and reset your course for the coming year. Research shows that 41 percent of Americans usually make New Year’s resolutions, and after spending the holidays indulging in food and festivities, it’s not surprising that the most popular resolutions include weight loss, improved fitness and healthier eating.

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