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ToyMakerz Season Two Set to Air on Velocity

ToyMakerz Season Two Set to Air on Velocity

Big boys love their big toys. This is what people are learning as ToyMakerz begins its new season. The second season will feature eight parts that are one hour each, and will begin on November 10, 2017 on Velocity at 8 p.m. and 11 p.m. with re-airs on Saturdays at 10 a.m. EST. ToyMakerz is for those who like exotic, rare toys of the vehicular variety. Driven by the life and creations of David Ankin, owner of ToyMakerz, the series follows his team as they bring unrivaled ingenuity and a unique skill set to motorized builds for a wide array of customers. The show made a big impact during its first season, as people get an adrenaline rush out of watching the show’s star, David Ankin design, build, and drive to excess the creations anybody would love to have.

How Much Do We Know About What a Veteran Is?

How Much Do We Know About What a Veteran Is?

EOD Warrior Foundation reminds us that veterans are an eclectic group

With Veteran’s Day around the corner, it’s a great time to consider those who have fought for our continued freedom. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, there are roughly 18.5 million veterans in the country. Do you really know what a veteran is? The more we learn about this unique group, the more we become aware of the diversity that our nation’s veterans represent.

“Veterans have served our country proudly, and have ensured our freedom endures,” explains Nicole Motsek, executive director of the EOD Warrior Foundation. “Veterans are made up of a diverse group of servicemen and women, representing every aspect of this country.”

5 Things that Set the EOD Warrior Foundation Apart

5 Things that Set the EOD Warrior Foundation Apart

EOD Warrior Foundation focuses on those military members with the most dangerous jobs

There are over 1.5 million nonprofit organizations in the country, according to the National Center for Charitable Statistics, and many serve military servicemen and women, and veterans. Not all of these nonprofits are created equal. There are some that stand out because of the unique communities they serve. The EOD Warrior Foundation is one of those non-profit organizations that stands out, for numerous reasons. Many people want to support worthwhile causes, but they don’t always know which ones to contribute to. Being able to determine what sets a non-profit apart helps people make more informed decisions.

Reasons Diamond Investments Make Great Gifts this Holiday

Reasons Diamond Investments Make Great Gifts this Holiday

The holiday gift buying season is just around the corner, and people are already beginning to plan for it. According to Gallup, the average person will spend around $830 on gifts, with 30% of shoppers spending over $1,000 on them. Yet many of those gifts are products that will be set aside, go unused, and will lose value the moment the person opens them. For those looking for something with more of a lasting value, they may want to consider giving diamond investments as gifts this year.

“Diamonds have an over 3,000-year history of value growth, and everyone loves them,” explains Sean Cohen, president of Van Zwam, the developer of Defined Value Diamonds (DVDs). “They make great gifts for just about everyone.  Whether it’s for children, grandchildren, family or friends, even employees, diamonds are a gift of everlasting emotional and financial value, and they can be put into jewelry and enjoyed anytime,”

Tips for Honoring the Deployed

Tips for Honoring the Deployed

EOD Warrior Foundation offers up ways to help honor the deployed on National Day of the Deployed

October 26, 2017 is the National Day of the Deployed, a day that is for raising awareness about the many deployed military members and their families, and it is an important day to show our gratitude for their ongoing sacrifices. According to the Pew Research Center, there are just over 193,000 deployed U.S. military members, which is roughly 15% of the total military. The top five countries they are deployed to, in order, include Japan, Germany, South Korea, Italy, and Afghanistan.

Why More People are Seeking Tangible Investments

Why More People are Seeking Tangible Investments

Most people realize that they need to invest some of their money so that they have something saved for the future and to pass down to the next generation. Yet with so many investment options available, it can be a daunting task trying to determine where to put your money. Today, many people are turning to tangible investments and for good reasons. The more people learn about the benefits of having a portion of their investment dollars in tangible assets, the more it makes sense to take advantage of the option.

“There is no shortage of ways that you can invest your money, but not all of them will put your investment in the power of your own hands,” explains Sean Cohen, president of Van Zwam, the developer of Defined Value Diamonds (DVDs). “We help people every day to invest in tangible assets and we hear the stories of how they love the option and how it brings them comfort.”

Tips for Success this National Women’s Health & Fitness Day

Tips for Success this National Women’s Health & Fitness Day

Wednesday, September 27, 2017 is National Women’s Health & Fitness Day. Held on the last Wednesday each September, the day serves as important reminder for women everywhere and of all ages to make their health and fitness a priority. Not only are they often setting the example for children on how to live a healthy life, but it is common for them to put taking care of everyone else ahead of their own needs. Now is the time that every woman should make health and fitness priority number one.