15 Curious Latino New Year's Eve Traditions

13. Shooting a Rifle: Shooting a rifle into the air in celebration is definitely NOT recommended, but something that most certainly happens in Miami's Latino neighborhoods.

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14. Chilling in a Graveyard: Waiting for the New Year in a Chilean graveyard is one option, if you're not easily rattled. Why? To ring in the new year with their dearly departed.

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15. Stashing Cash: In Ecuador, hiding money around the house is thought to bring prosperity. At the very least, if you've forgotten where you've hidden your cash and end up finding it again a few months down the road, it's like getting free money.

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