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TransUnion Insurance Trends and 2023 Outlook Report Points to More Online Life Insurance Shopping

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Thursday, January 12, 2023

CHICAGO, Jan. 12, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- More than four in 10 consumers go online or use an app when shopping for life insurance, according to a new TransUnion (NYSE: TRU) report.

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  • CHICAGO, Jan. 12, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- More than four in 10 consumers go online or use an app when shopping for life insurance, according to a new TransUnion (NYSE: TRU) report.
  • This is a significant shift as the vast majority of consumers traditionally purchase their life insurance policies through an agent.
  • However, this is also very much on-trend as the insurance industry undergoes an evolution toward digitalization across all segments and policy touchpoints, as detailed in TransUnion’s Insurance Trends and 2023 Outlook Report .
  • The findings highlight consumer attitudes towards online insurance shopping, auto telematics, policy servicing, submitting claims and more.

O’Charley’s Announces Delicious ‘Rock Your Ribs January’ and Party Platter Promotions to Kick Off the New Year

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Monday, January 9, 2023

Options for their rib combos include:

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  • Options for their rib combos include:
    Ribs & Chicken Tenders – Baby Back Ribs with their signature BBQ sauce and O’Charley’s Famous Chicken Tenders and your choice of dipping sauce.
  • Ribs & Buttermilk Fried Shrimp — Baby Back Ribs with their signature BBQ sauce and five buttermilk fried shrimp.
  • Some party platter options include:
    Original Chicken Tenders Platter ($49.99) — 36 of their famous Chicken Tenders dipped in buttermilk and hand-breaded.
  • Ribs & Tenders Combo Platter ($59.99) — 24 double hand-breaded Chicken Tenders and two full racks of slow-cooked Baby Back Ribs in original BBQ sauce.

Burnout Hitting Consumer Confidence, Finds KeyBank Survey

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Monday, January 9, 2023

CLEVELAND, Jan. 9, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- The KeyBank 2023 Financial Mobility Survey, released today, finds Americans are in a difficult financial position as 55% faced financial challenges over the last year, a substantial increase from the year prior (37%), with more than double the number of respondents flagging their biggest financial faux pas involved budgeting issues (89% vs. 35%, respectively). Yet, even as Americans face these challenges, the majority (85%) strongly desire to become more aware of their financial picture.

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  • "More people have experienced a loss of income, fewer feel financially savvy, and burnout is rising among younger respondents.
  • "The last several years have taken a toll on individuals, impacting their financial and mental well-being," said Jamie Warder, Head of Digital Banking at KeyBank.
  • To learn more about the survey's findings, review the KeyBank 2023 Financial Mobility Survey Executive Summary here .
  • The survey asked respondents about their financial attitudes, understanding, awareness and actions over the prior year.

ShareInvestor Group's S$30M Merger with InvestingNote Adds Vitality to Singapore's Retail Investing Scene

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Wednesday, January 4, 2023

The deal terms for the merger values the combined Group at more than S$30 million.

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  • The deal terms for the merger values the combined Group at more than S$30 million.
  • Shanison's belief that financial literacy should be fun and profitable has powered Investing Note to be the largest social network for young retail investors in both Singapore and Malaysia.
  • Mr Christopher Lee, CEO, ShareInvestor Group said: "The merger with InvestingNote is a natural progression for ShareInvestor given our long and synergistic relationship.
  • The merger between ShareInvestor and InvestingNote will combine talents and capabilities of both platforms and broaden their reach to investors in the region.

Georgia Network to End Sexual Assault Launches Challenge for Mental Wellness Month

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Thursday, January 5, 2023

The Georgia Network to End Sexual Assault (GNESA) announced today the launch of its #ThinkLikeAGirlChallenge for Mental Wellness Month.

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  • The Georgia Network to End Sexual Assault (GNESA) announced today the launch of its #ThinkLikeAGirlChallenge for Mental Wellness Month.
  • The challenge, meant to encourage girls to engage with the nonprofit’s new Think Like a Girl app, will span the month of January.
  • Sexual assault centers throughout Georgia are community-based advocacy centers that offer free and confidential services to victims/survivors of sexual violence—available 24/7.
  • Georgia Network to End Sexual Assault (GNESA) provides leadership and resources for sexual assault centers, programs and allies to prevent sexual violence while promoting a comprehensive, socially just response for all victim/survivor.

Global Plant-based Meat Market Report 2022: Featuring Beyond Meat, Impossible Foods, Kraft Foods, Tofurky & More - ResearchAndMarkets.com

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Tuesday, January 3, 2023

Growing consumer demand for the product due to its qualities such as improved microwave-ability and slice-ability is anticipated to fuel market expansion

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  • Growing consumer demand for the product due to its qualities such as improved microwave-ability and slice-ability is anticipated to fuel market expansion
    By Type: The chicken segment held the largest share in the global Plant-based Meat Market in 2021.
  • The over-slaughtering and depletion of animal sources are being caused by the rising demand for chicken meat, the growing population, and consumer preferences for meat products.
  • By Product: Burger patties product segment held the largest share in the global Plant-based Meat Market in 2021.
  • By Geography: Europe accounted for the largest market share in 2021 within the total Global Plant-based Meat Market in 2021.

United States Debt Collection Agencies Industry Report 2022: Comprehensive Industry Data on the $15 Billion Market - ResearchAndMarkets.com

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Friday, December 23, 2022

The "The U.S. Debt Collection Agencies Industry: Data Pack" report from Marketdata LLC has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

Key Points: 
  • The "The U.S. Debt Collection Agencies Industry: Data Pack" report from Marketdata LLC has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • This bestseller by Marketdata examines the $15 billion business of debt collection agencies.
  • Covers national revenues/growth (2002-2017 actual, 2019, 2020, 2021 estimates, 2022 & 2025 forecasts), exhaustive Census data industry operating ratios (national, state, city).
  • The report does not contain in-depth competitor profiles or in-depth discussions of industry trends, issues and regulation.

Jerry 2023 State of the American Driver Report Reveals Impact of Rising Car Expenses on Household Budgets

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Wednesday, January 4, 2023

PALO ALTO, Calif., Jan. 4, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- Jerry, the superapp for car owners, today releases the findings from its 2023 State of the American Driver Report, its second-annual study that offers a comprehensive, data-driven look into the current state of the car ownership experience. It reveals the full extent of the financial burden American car owners face and breaks down their shifting pandemic-era purchasing patterns.

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  • It reveals the full extent of the financial burden American car owners face and breaks down their shifting pandemic-era purchasing patterns.
  • Jerry's 2023 State of the American Driver Report analyzes results from a national survey of more than 1,200 American drivers across all 50 states and four generations – Gen Z, Millennials, Gen X and Boomers.
  • Unhealthy amounts of household income are going to car expenses – Nearly a quarter of American drivers spend more than 15% of their take-home pay on car payments.
  • About Jerry: Jerry saves you time and money on your car expenses.

UNITED VAN LINES 46th ANNUAL NATIONAL MOVERS STUDY REVEALS WHERE AND WHY AMERICANS MOVED IN 2022

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Monday, January 2, 2023

ST. LOUIS, Jan. 2, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- United Van Lines released the company's 46th Annual National Movers Study today, which indicates Americans continued to move to lower-density areas accelerated by lifestyle preferences such as a career change, retirement and wanting to be closer to family.

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  • ST. LOUIS, Jan. 2, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- United Van Lines released the company's 46th Annual National Movers Study today, which indicates Americans continued to move to lower-density areas accelerated by lifestyle preferences such as a career change, retirement and wanting to be closer to family.
  • In the Northeastern region of United States, several states – including Rhode Island (66%), Delaware (61%) and Washington, D.C. (59%) – were popular moving destinations in 2022.
  • "Our United Van Lines study and survey offers year-over-year insights into where and why Americans are moving," United Van Lines Vice President of Corporate Communications Eily Cummings said.
  • As a result, the study underscored that Americans are moving from expensive cities to lower-density, more affordable regions."

Average Holiday Debt Nears $1,550, Highest in LendingTree Survey's 8-Year History

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Wednesday, December 28, 2022

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Dec. 28, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- According to LendingTree's latest holiday debt survey, 35% of Americans took on yuletide debt, down slightly from last year's 36%, but the average amount of those who took some on this year is $1,549. That's up 24% from last year and is the highest in the eight-year history of the report.

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  • That's up 24% from last year and is the highest in the eight-year history of the report.
  • 35% of Americans took on holiday debt this season, down slightly from 36% last year.
  • However, the average debt taken on reached $1,549, up 24% from last year's $1,249.
  • 63% of those who took on holiday debt didn't plan to do so, up from 54% a year ago.