Fix a Dent in Your Car with Boiling Water


We found this great tip over at Imgur. If you’ve got a dent in your car (like the one shown to the left), you don’t necessarily need to run right to the auto body shop. Just boil up some hot water.     Here’s what you do: Boil a teapot full of water. Slowly (and ... read more

Famous Free Samples of the Week 1/27/14

Check out this week’s batch of free samples for your enjoyment! 3 Free Bags of TeaMonger Tea Score 3 free bags of tea from TeaMonger. You can either choose your 3 bags for yourself or let TeaMonger surprise you. Free National Park Mailing Address Labels Until January 31st, sign up for some free address labels ... read more

Top Giveaways of the Week 1/27/14

Here are some of the top giveaways and sweepstakes from around the web: $50 Amazon Gift Card $1,000 14K Diamond Heart Pendant Lady Gaga Concert Tickets $5,100 Trip for 2 to Paris, France from Tasting Table $10,000 Cash from Ellen $12,600 Trip for 4 to Los Angeles, CA, $1,500 Francesca Gift Card and More $5,000 ... read more

The Cheapest Day to Fill Your Gas Tank (by State)

Do you know what’s typically the cheapest day to get gas in your area? GasBuddy recently conducted a study to find out when the best time to get gas was for the past four years by state. The results proved that the answers greatly varied from state to state. In general though, it looks like ... read more

3 Free Services Provided by Your Auto Parts Store

When your “Check Engine” light goes on in your car, do you panic a little bit? Well, there’s no need to panic just yet. It shouldn’t cost you a dime to find out what the problem might be. Travis Pizel of Moneyning recently had some trouble with his car and discovered that his local auto ... read more

11 Great Travel Hacks for Packing More Efficiently

Whether you’re a frequent business traveler or you just fly from time to time, you’ll want to check out these awesome hacks from Dave Hax, the “Efficiency Engineer” for Holiday Inn. Some of these helpful tips blew our mind. Take a look: Thanks to Lifehacker for the heads up on the tips!

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The Best Time to Buy a New Car and Save Thousands

We at Tip Hero know that timing your purchases can save you a great deal, especially when you’re planning on buying a big ticket item. Cars are some of the most expensive things that we can buy, so if you’re thinking about buying, you’ll want to take this advice from USA Today to heart. For ... read more

How to Check Your Tire Pressure with your Smartphone

Checking your tire pressure regularly is super important. Not only will it help you get a smoother ride; it can help you get better fuel economy and save money on gas (not to mention help extend the life of your tires)! But if you’re not great about checking your tire pressure on a regular basis, ... read more

Simple Way to Prevent Scratches on Your Car Door

If you’ve ever hit your car door against the wall in your garage, you’ll appreciate this super simple tip. Just get an old pool noodle and bolt or glue it to the wall to cushion the place where your door could hit. Also, This should avoid scratching your car doors as long as you don’t ... read more

How to Restore Messy Plastic in Your Car

Have trouble getting the plastic of the console and dashboard in your car to really shine up? This hack recommends using just a dab of olive oil to get the job done. Take a look: In the comments section of Lifehacker’s post, several readers recommend using baby oil to achieve the same results and avoid ... read more