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| Driving Laws Safe Driving
Male on cell phone while driving car

In 2016 alone, 3,450 fatalities resulted from car crashes involving distracted driving, such as talking or texting behind the wheel, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). That’s nearly ten people per day. Sadly, distraction ranks as one of the top three killers of drivers and passengers, along with speed and alcohol, says […]

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| Auto Insurance Driving Laws
radar-speed-sign

First heartbreak. First job interview. First speeding ticket. There’s a first time for everything. Sometimes we know how to handle these firsts, and sometimes we don’t. Direct Auto & Life Insurance can help you navigate your first speeding ticket and understand what to do when you get a speeding ticket the next time (but let’s […]

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| Odds & Ends
Bizarre Thanksgiving Turkey Dinners

What comes to mind when you think of Thanksgiving? Maybe it’s a cornucopia centerpiece and small colorful pumpkins adorning your home; plates of mouth-watering turkey, mashed potatoes with gravy, and stuffing covering every inch on the dinner table; and family and friends eating, watching football, and playing games together. Thanksgiving can mean many things, but […]

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| Car Care Videos
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Starting and stopping are key parts of the driving experience. Green light means go. Red light means stop. Each time you apply the brakes, the brake pads press against the rotors to safely bring you to a halt. However, over time — generally between 25,000 and 70,000 miles or according to your vehicle’s owner’s manual […]

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