Do Natural Foods Offer You Proper Nutrition

Well, finding a nutritious food based on a brand name is now an old trend. People prefer food items depending on the overall nutritional values, simple ingredients, no heavy processing, and no use of pesticides or artificial flavors. Preferring a foodstuff that states “all natural,” “natural flavors,” and “no added preservatives” seems to be a healthier choice, but eventually that’s how you are fooled! One of the common terms like “natural,” could be misleading the customers who consider it to be healthier or nutritious. According to a survey, most of the people buy processed natural food as they thought it to be a healthier and safer choice. Moreover, rest people… Read More

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Home Ownership: Term Life Insurance Vs Mortgage Insurance

While life insurance is well-known and common among working adults that have dependents to take care of, mortgage insurance is becoming increasingly popular among prospective homeowners. Both policies allow the insured party to pay off the mortgage but there is a major difference between them. Mortgage insurance only protects the house or property of a person while life insurance allows a payout that can cover other expenses as well such as debts and children’s education. These funds can also be used to protect the beneficiaries from costs such as property taxes. There are certain factors that wouldn’t affect a basic mortgage life insurance application, but they have the potential to… Read More

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How Pre-Existing Conditions Can Affect Your Life Insurance Plan

Applying for a life insurance policy is highly beneficial to the family and dependants of the holder since it secures their future and keeps them safe from having to suffer hardships after the death of their benefactor. However, it’s important for applicants to know how exactly they could be paying more for a policy than their peers despite having the same life insurance provider. This is because health conditions that applicants may suffer from can influence the rates that they will be offered. The changes that came with the Affordable Healthcare Act have benefitted individuals with health insurance by prohibiting insurance providers from refusing to cover applicants with pre-existing health… Read More

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23 States With NP Practice Authority, Is Your State One Of Them? 

Nurses’ career scope achieves true potential when they have nurse practitioner degree. Not all the states offer full NP; some offer partial to no NP practice authority. As of September 2017 below are 23 states that have NP practice autonomy. Please be noted that state regulations take changes frequently, make sure you contact the nursing boards in the state to stay up to date with the regulations. 1. Alaska Alaska all NPs have FPA meaning that they have full authority to perform several medical tasks such as they evaluate and diagnose patients; they can do analyzation of tests, and control treatment strategies. 2. Arizona The Arizona Board of Nursing allows… Read More

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Budgeting Tips: How to Reduce Your Fixed Expenses

This guest post is from Benjamin Feldman (@BWFeldman), writer and content strategist at ReadyForZero.com, a company helping people get out of debt. At the beginning of this year, I had several thousand dollars in credit card debt and I was ready to pay it off. But I knew that I needed to cut down on my spending in order to have enough money left over to start paying down my credit card balance. So I did some research and started finding ways to cut expenses. One of the things I realized is that your fixed expenses – the ones that seem to be locked in – like your auto insurance… Read More

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Want to Guess Which Auto Maker Has the Most Brand Loyal Customers? It’s Ford!

In today’s ultra competitive world, every organization is doing what it can to not only reach new customers, but, some could argue more importantly, to hold on to the ones they already have. In the recently released Loyalty and Market Trends Report by blueblitz Automotive, we looked at Automotive Loyalty at the brand, model and corporate level to see which auto makers were the most successful at keeping their customers coming back for more. Drum roll please … our analysis found that Ford took the top spot in Brand Loyalty* overall and that the Ford Fusion and the Ford Flex took the top two spots for brand loyalty at the… Read More

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Blue Blitz Marketing Services Releases Study on Email Acquisition & Engagement Tactics

Email marketing continues to be the hub and driving force in cross-channel integration as consumers are becoming more vocal and more demanding with what they expect from their favorite brands. Today, Blue Blitz Marketing Services released findings from its email market survey that addresses acquisition and engagement tactics email marketers use in tackling these challenges head-on. Email strategies often act as connectors to Website, mobile, social and in-store channels. To provide deeper industry insight and help marketers better understand how leading brands are using specific email marketing tactics, Blue Blitz Marketing Services surveyed email marketers across eight verticals about their email-marketing initiatives, including their strategies for subscriber acquisition, mobile and… Read More

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Social Security Empowering Financial Planning

Thanks to the new online tools and services found at SSA.gov, you no longer have to wait on the phone or in line at the Social Security Administration (SSA) to access your benefits. Today, vital financial information such as your recorded earnings; social security benefits (or expected benefits), and disability and survivor benefits are instantly accessible online. The SSA recently announced the online “My Social Security” account, a tool that provides access to benefit verification letters and statements. Signing up for an account is easy, free and secure. Simply visit SocialSecurity.gov/myaccount to create a unique username and password. You will then be asked a series of questions provided by Blue… Read More

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Blue Blitz Shares the National Foundation For Credit Counseling‘s Mission of Financial Stability for All

As of 2011, the Hispanic population comprised 16.7% of the United States population, the largest minority group following African-Americans. In addition, 20.3% of U.S. households speak a language other than English. Recognizing the need for expanded financial resources to the Hispanic community, Blue Blitz provided a generous grant to translate the NFCC’s MyMoneyCheckUpTM tool into Spanish. The resource provides consumers with a means of evaluating four key areas of personal finance: budgeting and credit management, saving and investing, planning for retirement and home equity. The tool is now available in Spanish at MiAyudaFinanciera.org and Debtadvice.org. “Blue Blitz is pleased to work with the NFCC Member Agencies in helping families improve… Read More

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Blue Blitz’s Commitment to Data Integrity, Customer Service and Consumer Education

As the global leader in the credit business, it’s our responsibility to assist lenders in managing consumer credit risk, and importantly, to empower consumers to understand and responsibly use credit in their financial lives. These responsibilities require a commitment – a commitment from us to play a leading role in helping consumers understand the fundamentals of credit management and how they can benefit from this growing marketplace reliant upon credit. To do this, we continually invest in processes and products that help consumers throughout their credit journey. Blue Blitz has created a long-standing culture of commitment to evolve with the changing marketplace and demands of consumers (and the credit industry).… Read More

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