Generation Z

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.

AVANT Outlines Key Growth Strategies for Trusted Advisors in 2023

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Wednesday, January 11, 2023

“Businesses that aren’t already migrating to the As-a-Service model are running to catch up and savvy Trusted Advisors know this.

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  • “Businesses that aren’t already migrating to the As-a-Service model are running to catch up and savvy Trusted Advisors know this.
  • “It’s important for Trusted Advisors to remember that security problems do not exist because of threats, the threats exist because of security problems,” said Semmelroth.
  • “This is why Trusted Advisors can add such tremendous value for their customers with the training, education and resources we provide them here at AVANT.”
    For AVANT and its Trusted Advisors, 2023 will be about making the right investments and embracing the “As a Service” model, including omni-channel communications strategies and security offerings, to unlock more revenue and drive business growth.
  • To enable and guide Trusted Advisors on this journey, AVANT offers a number of resources including AVANT Analytics , training and educational events , AVANT Technology Insights , and Pathfinder .

GoLogiq to Acquire Nest Egg for $30 Million, Adding Wealth-Building Platform for Gen Zs and Millennials

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Tuesday, January 10, 2023

Nest Egg offers a streamlined mobile solution for discovering, planning, and automating retirement savings, with investment products and services offered by its subsidiary, Nest Egg Securities, a FINRA licensed broker dealer.

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  • Nest Egg offers a streamlined mobile solution for discovering, planning, and automating retirement savings, with investment products and services offered by its subsidiary, Nest Egg Securities, a FINRA licensed broker dealer.
  • Under the terms of the proposed merger, GoLogiq would acquire Nest Egg Investments as a wholly owned subsidiary in an all-stock transaction.
  • GoLogiq would issue Nest Egg shareholders shares of GoLogiq common stock valued at $30 million in exchange for 100% of Nest Egg and its subsidiaries.
  • The Nest Egg app is presently in beta release and is anticipated to officially launch later this month.

Thumzup® Launches New Advertising Technology to Democratize Social Media Branding

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Tuesday, January 10, 2023

Los Angeles, CA, Jan. 10, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Thumzup Media Corporation ("Thumzup" or the "Company") (OTCQB: TZUP) is excited to announce that its revolutionary platform has exited beta testing and is now being rolled out in select parts of Los Angeles and the app is available for download through the App Store and Google Play.

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  • Thumzup’s platform enables consumers to earn cash for posting on their social media about participating products and businesses they love.
  • While the initial rollout will only be available for users posting on Instagram®, the plan is to add additional major social media platforms in the near future.
  • By democratizing social media marketing and advertising, the Company believes it has the potential to disrupt the multi-billion online advertising industry.
  • “Our plan is to disrupt the entire advertising market by allowing non-professional and professional users to get paid for their posts on social media, which is a multi-billion dollar opportunity.

Ramsey Solutions Offers Free Livestream on How to Build Wealth in 2023

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Monday, January 9, 2023

NASHVILLE, Tenn., Jan. 09, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The newest edition of The State of Personal Finance by Ramsey Solutions revealed a possible correlation between worry and experience when it comes to money.

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  • NASHVILLE, Tenn., Jan. 09, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The newest edition of The State of Personal Finance by Ramsey Solutions revealed a possible correlation between worry and experience when it comes to money.
  • The report found that 71% of Gen Z compared to 42% of baby boomers are more concerned about their finances.
  • To combat these startling statistics, Ramsey Solutions is hosting Building Wealth in 2023 , a free livestream to give viewers a proven plan for building wealth and eliminating money stress, even in times of uncertainty.
  • We wanted to offer this free livestream to anyone who wants to enter 2023 with confidence surrounding their money and future.”
    To register and tune in to Building Wealth in 2023, visit ramseysolutions.com/wealth on Thursday, Jan. 12, at 7 p.m. CT.

Ad Populum Acquires Gift and Home Décor Company Enesco

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Monday, January 9, 2023

Newly formed Ad Populum, LLC (“Ad Populum”), a holding company majority owned by Joel Weinshanker, announces the acquisition of Enesco , the world's most beloved gift and home décor company.

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  • Newly formed Ad Populum, LLC (“Ad Populum”), a holding company majority owned by Joel Weinshanker, announces the acquisition of Enesco , the world's most beloved gift and home décor company.
  • The Enesco purchase provides Ad Populum distribution access to over 8,000 better gift & collectibles shops as well as a portfolio of award-winning artists.
  • We are excited to see Enesco added to and benefit from the Ad Populum portfolio,” added Matthew Spiro, managing director at Atalaya and Ad Populum board member.
  • Across their roster of brands, Ad Populum is #1 in manufacturing pop culture goods and experiences, targeting everyone from Boomers to Gen Z.

7-Eleven Opens First Store in Israel

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Wednesday, January 11, 2023

Located in Tel Aviv at the Dizengoff Center Mall, the store will serve the country's second largest city and largest metropolitan area.

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  • Located in Tel Aviv at the Dizengoff Center Mall, the store will serve the country's second largest city and largest metropolitan area.
  • The store will also feature a variety of local hot food products such as Zaatar Pita, Kube and Fatayer.
  • Tel Aviv, the technological and economic nexus of Israel, has a steadily growing millennial and Gen Z population.
  • 7-Eleven's entrance to Israel accompanies the signing of a 20-year master franchise agreement last year between 7IN and Electra Consumer Products Ltd. to develop and operate 7-Eleven stores in Israel.

Recognizing Excellence in Early Career Hiring: RippleMatch Announces the Winners of Its 2023 Campus Forward Awards

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Wednesday, January 11, 2023

NEW YORK, Jan. 11, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- RippleMatch , the recruitment automation platform changing how Gen Z finds work, is recognizing the top early career recruitment teams and programs in the nation through the 2023 Campus Forward Awards .

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  • NEW YORK, Jan. 11, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- RippleMatch , the recruitment automation platform changing how Gen Z finds work, is recognizing the top early career recruitment teams and programs in the nation through the 2023 Campus Forward Awards .
  • The Campus Forward Awards were established by RippleMatch to recognize the teams that rise to the occasion and deliver impactful talent programs for early career individuals amidst an ever-changing landscape.
  • To view all of the 2023 Campus Forward Award Winners, visit this link , and follow RippleMatch on LinkedIn as it highlights the winners throughout the month of January.
  • Congratulations to all of the standout early career recruitment teams and programs selected as RippleMatch's 2023 Campus Forward Award Winners!

New Golf Technology App ClubGrub Transforms the Golf Experience with More Convenient Food and Beverage Ordering and Fast On-Course Delivery

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Tuesday, January 10, 2023

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Jan. 10, 2023 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- ClubGrub, the new patent-pending mobile app that provides elevated on-course experiences for golfers, announced today its official roll out. The new app, which has proven to be incredibly popular with users in its pilot programs, lets golfers order expanded food and beverage items from anywhere on the golf course. Using the app's integrated GPS technology, the club's food & beverage service can quickly locate the golfer ordering and provide them with an extraordinary level of customer service.

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  • WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Jan. 10, 2023 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- ClubGrub , the new patent-pending mobile app that provides elevated on-course experiences for golfers, announced today its official roll out.
  • The new app, which has proven to be incredibly popular with users in its pilot programs, lets golfers order expanded food and beverage items from anywhere on the golf course.
  • Using the app's integrated GPS technology, the club's food & beverage service can quickly locate the golfer ordering and provide them with an extraordinary level of customer service.
  • "Millennials and Gen Z are increasingly adopting the sport of golf and these digital natives expect a quick and customized luxury food & beverage experience on the course," said ClubGrub Founder & CEO Spencer Potter.

New Western Survey Finds Most Investors are Confident in Residential Real Estate Market Despite Challenges

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Tuesday, January 10, 2023

DALLAS, Jan. 10, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- New Western, the largest national private marketplace for fix-and-flip residential investment properties, today released a report on the state of real estate investment in the United States. The analysis, which offers insight based on both New Western sales data as well as opinion polling from its network of 150,000 buyers, found that investors maintained confidence throughout 2022 and into 2023 even though housing inventory remains low and interest rates continue to rise.

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  • Additionally, the survey revealed a growing youth movement in residential real estate investment.
  • In fact, 7% of investors who have purchased investment properties previously are 18-29 years old, as are 15% of investors looking to purchase for the first time in 2023.
  • And 86% of Gen Z respondents said they are ready to enter the market once mortgage rates show signs of stabilization.
  • It consists of 886 real estate investors ages 18 and up from around the United States who have previously purchased property through New Western or plan to in the future.