Stride Health's Study on Gig Workers and Health Insurance

Small Business Labs

Stride Health's Stride Study: Health Coverage in the Gig Economy  covers how gig workers access and use health insurance.  As the report chart below shows (click to enlarge), the cost of health insurance remains an issue.

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9 Dental Health Myths That You Should Stop Believing Now

Dumb Little Man

For you to keep your overall health, experts say that you shouldn’t neglect your oral health. Failure to take care of it is the same as letting your physical health down the drain. Instead of making their teeth healthy, wrong beliefs cause their oral health to deteriorate.

2018 251

The Health Benefits Of A Drone Hobby

Dumb Little Man

However, since the devices can come with a hefty price tag, investing your money in them won’t be an easy decision to make. To give you a clearer idea on what you can get from a drone hobby, here’s a quick list of its health benefits. Fifteen minutes under direct sunlight can give you all the vitamin D you need for healthy calcium production, bone health, and muscle growth. The post The Health Benefits Of A Drone Hobby appeared first on Dumb Little Man.

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Eight Mistakes You Could be Making with Your Health Insurance

Dumb Little Man

Health insurance can be expensive, but not having it can be an even bigger mistake. There are several common mistakes people make when it comes to your health insurance, and you don’t want to make them if you can help it. Picking Health Insurance with a Low Premium. With health insurance, your premium is the amount you pay each year for your healthcare before your insurance covers the rest. See Also: What To Look For In A Good Health Insurance Plan.

2018 142

7 Medical Procedures That Are Not Covered by Health Insurance

Dumb Little Man

Many people apply for a health insurance in the hopes that whenever they have medical problems, it can help them cover the costs. Health insurances are pretty expensive and they take a sizable portion of your total salary. It is really helpful as it can truly cut your health expenses down. Acupuncture has a lot of health benefits. Certain dental procedures are covered by your health insurance but only if they are deemed as “medically necessary”. Health Money

The Pricing Battle: Charging for Your Time or Charging for Results/Value

Productive & Organized

Recently, I've been talking a lot with clients and in on-line groups as questions come up about pricing strategy. There seems to be a lot of confusion around making the choice of hourly charges or value based pricing / results based pricing. When you value price and.

2013 255

My Health Care Risk Shift Mistake

Small Business Labs

  Companies have shifted responsibility for retirement, career planning and health care to employees and government at all levels have reduced social support services.    Health care is a great example of this shift.    Consumer-driven health care  - where the consumer plays a key decision-making role regarding the health care they receive - has greatly expanded over the last decade and is widely forecast to continue to grow in importance. 

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Will Small Businesses Drop Employee Health Coverage in 2014?

Small Business Labs

We've looked at the new health care law and tried to understand and forecast what it means for small businesses.    The New York Times has an article covering McKinsey getting hammered over their analysis of the new health care law.  companies may drop their employee health insurance when provisions of the new health care law take effect in 2014.

2014 117

9 Great Reasons to Drink Water And How to Form the Water Habit

Dumb Little Man

And despite all those fluids, we still end up dehydrated which isn’t good for our health. Heart health. It’ll make tap water taste like bottled water at a fraction of the price. Energy Health Most Popular

2019 270

5 Ways to Make Your Morning Coffee Healthier

Dumb Little Man

It involves making small changes to your coffee-making routine, which it’s a small price to pay for a more nutritious and energizing beverage. More alarmingly, high sugar/fructose intake is associated with serious health conditions such as diabetes. Featured Food Health

2019 227

10 Tips to Help Keep Your Desk Clean

Ian's Messy Desk

A while back, Coopers & Lybrand (now Price Waterhouse Coopers ) released data from a poll on personal organization. Ian’s Messy Desk Helping you get the most out of the 24 hours in your day.

2010 245

Don’t expect customer service from your health insurance company

Service Untitled

California Insurance Commissioner Steve Poizner called the report’s finding “atrocious&# and urged insurers to improve the quality of their health care services. So why is customer satisfaction so incidental to health insurance companies?

How Much Should You Charge as a Home Business?

Tips From T. Marie

Whether it’s a product or services, getting the price right is critical in your ability to sustain the business and yourself. This is not how a successful business owner sets rates or prices. Using this as a base for setting your own prices is setting yourself up for failure.

2019 149

Eat Amazing (and Healthy) for $50/Month

Dumb Little Man

When people asked why I wasn’t eating healthy I would quote, “The government makes it very expensive to eat healthy and the prices of quality food are just too high. Protein is your weapon of mass health (and budget cutting). Don’t Let Lack of Health Care Scare You.

2019 177

Win The Life Insurance Game: Do These 4 Things Before Getting Your Physical

Dumb Little Man

The insurance provider will then use this information to determine whether it wants to insure you and what health class you fit into, which affects your policy’s price. With the physical’s results in hand, an insurance company can get a detailed snapshot of your health.

2014 282

Ultimate Guide on Buying A Weighted Blanket

Dumb Little Man

Price. The price of weighted blankets is based on size, weight, and style. The bigger the weighted blanket is, the higher the price becomes. A 25-pound blanket has a whopping price tag of approximately $300 while a 3-pound weighted blanket is only around $65. Health Slee

2019 164

Stick to Your 2019 New Year’s Resolutions with These Tech Gadgets

Dumb Little Man

Planning ahead will help you find tickets and hotel rooms at an affordable price. Additionally, with apps like MakeMyTrip and Trivago, you can set alerts when the price drops for flight tickets and hotel rooms. Goals Health Technology

2019 213

How To Choose the Best TENS Unit for Home Use

Dumb Little Man

With most low priced TENS machines, their highest level may still not be enough to provide their promised benefits. However, you need to understand that a unit’s price will affect the features you’ll get. Best Products Featured Health How To

2018 209

Medicare – What’s New in 2019?

Dumb Little Man

This year, Medicare, of course, updated prices. In 2019, however, Medicare Advantage plans include some supplemental home health care as an added benefit. See Also: 7 Medical Procedures That Are Not Covered by Health Insurance. Health Money AEP

2019 205

Protect Your Child: The Top Five Safety Features to Look for in a Car Seat.

Dumb Little Man

Child safety seats are best chosen for quality, not price. Health Shopping Children Kids can exit unsafe seats and can be ejected during an accident. You want a seat that is baby and accident proof.

2013 257

Hydroxycut Asks, Is Healthy Food Really More Expensive? You Might Be Surprised At The Answer.

Dumb Little Man

In fact, I have found that numerous people cite the inflated prices of organic and locally-grown ingredients as one of the primary reasons that they are still holding on to the processed foods that keep them from losing weight. Health Shopping Recipe Food

Listen Live to Stephanie Share Her Story on #WIBRadio on Jan 3.

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Productive & Organized Home Contribute to P&O! Archive Network with Steph Is This You?

2010 153

Smartphone Sales to Over Take Feature Phone Sales in 2011

Small Business Labs

  With the price of smartphones continuing to fall, and their capabilities increasing, this is an easy forecast to believe.  Studies have linked cell phone radiation to health problems such as headaches, high blood pressure, brain tumors, cancer, Alzheimer's, and more.

2011 130

5 Surprising Facts About Medical Tourism

Dumb Little Man

Just consider that the average price for a hair transplant in the US is around 9,800 USD for 4,000 grafts, while many clinics in Turkey offer the same procedure starting at 1,900€ (2,050 USD). But who said low prices necessarily mean bad quality? Health Relaxation Travel JCI

5 Amazing Aromatherapy Benefits You Probably Didn’t Know About

Dumb Little Man

It offers health and wellness benefits in just a few drops. Better digestive health. See Also: Yoga and Health: From Better Mental Health To Improved Sleep Quality. With a relentless schedule that goes with poor diet, my habits took a huge toll on my health. It helped me recover my good health and vitality. Energy Health Relaxation Sleep

2017 159

Stopping Steroids Abruptly: What You Need To Know About Steroid Withdrawal

Dumb Little Man

But, steroid use has come at a high price and that price is addiction. Steroid withdrawal symptoms occur when a patient attempts to discontinue the drug or decrease his usual dosage abruptly, causing symptoms that mimic other health conditions. Given that steroid withdrawal symptoms always vary, health practitioners find it challenging to diagnose this problem. CBC, on the other hand, is essential in evaluating an individual’s overall health.

2018 147

8 Bad Food Habits That are Sabotaging Your Weight Loss Goals

Dumb Little Man

Unfortunately, it comes at a price. Some folks apply this train of thought to their health goals. To get to the top of the health mountain, you may have to climb a few hundred stairs. Food Goals HealthIt’s the hardest part, right?

2017 206

Cost Cutting for Small Business – Payment Terms | THE SMALL.

The Small Business Blog

Cost Cutting for Small Business – Payment Terms by Stefan Töpfer on Aug 24, 2007 There are two ways to get better payment terms from your suppliers – make sure you know what the pricing is and negotiate the payment terms last, without warning. E-Mail me or follow me.

2007 198

What Do Insurance Brokers Do for You?

Dumb Little Man

See Also: What To Look For In A Good Health Insurance Plan. Brokers are typically provided with special pricing by insurance companies because the companies trust the brokers. Happiness Health SecurityBuying insurance is an expensive but necessary purchase.

2016 206

Small Business World News Round-up - 2009/11/17

The Small Business Blog

High-tech security, low price tag : Until recently, small businesses looking for high-tech building security had few affordable options. E-Mail me or follow me. How to be successful and eco-friendly. Making your small business carbon neutral. You ask a question, I answer!

2009 141

Cost Cutting for Small Business – Payment Terms | THE SMALL.

The Small Business Blog

Cost Cutting for Small Business – Payment Terms by Stefan Töpfer on Aug 24, 2007 There are two ways to get better payment terms from your suppliers – make sure you know what the pricing is and negotiate the payment terms last, without warning. E-Mail me or follow me.

2007 182

5 Myths Haunting Your Healthy Foods

Dumb Little Man

Despite the fact that the canons of healthy eating have not changed in centuries, the proliferation of health food products has continued unabated for years. The expectation that health foods contain no man-made ingredients is strongly held, and not without reason.

2012 285

Neglecting Self Care: The Biggest Mistake I Made (And How You Can Avoid It)

Dumb Little Man

I notified them of a referral source that was a good friend of mine and one that agreed to honor their current pricing for the next 3 months. It wakes me up and has some health benefits. Business Health

2017 211

Setting the Perfect Pace

The Solopreneur Life

When we launch our solo businesses, we must consider the size of the market, competition, pricing, our own level of expertise, our definition of what success is, the lifestyle we want to live, how we want to take vacations, and much more. Health Starting Out Start UpM y friend, the late Paul Gruchow, is sometimes referred to as a modern-day Thoreau. Yes, Paul was a great writer. He enjoyed hiking and he once described “the perfect hike.”

2011 138

7 Gratitude Secrets Every Pessimist Should Know

Dumb Little Man

The economy is terrible, gas prices are insane, and natural disasters seem to be increasing exponentially every year. Health HappinessIf there was ever a time in history to be a pessimist, it’s today.

2012 286

WordPress 3.5 is here and the happy dance holiday sale!

Eco-Office Gals

Let us keep your website up-to-date so you don’t have to remember to do it – or worse yet forget to do it and pay the price of a compromised site! ” Use this reduced price rate to set up a monthly subscription for WP maintenance.

2012 204

Why Temping Can Be a Great Career Move

On The Job

Perhaps you had a health issue, and took a leave of absence and now you can't get your old job back. Sometimes careers can take an unexpected tun, but it's how you handle it that can determine whether it's a turn that is beneficial, or one that leads you into a career dark hole.

30 Easy Ways to Save Money You Probably Aren’t Doing Yet

Dumb Little Man

Some people say you can use a few items a few days after expiry but I personally value my health more than money. However, considering that you can get used books for almost as much as half the price of a new book, it is a small price to pay.

2019 213

The Expanding High Skill Gig Economy

Small Business Labs

The online site legal site Avvo recently announced a new service that covers routine legal scenarios for business, family and immigration, with fixed-price offerings  starting at $39 for a 15-minute advice session or $149 for a document review.

2017 182

4 Risks All Workers Are Most Frequently Exposed to Working in Construction

Small Business CEO

Though progress is necessary, it often comes at a price for those on the ground fostering those construction projects. America’s landscape is changing. While natural disasters are partially responsible for the transformations taking place, manmade alterations are primary factors here as well.

2018 77

Financially Challenges Millennials Changing Society

Small Business Labs

 Key quote: Since 2008, the year Lehman Brothers collapsed and home prices dropped precipitously, there has been a steady increase in the number of people ages 18 to 34 renting instead of buying homes. Key quote: Massive student loan debt, stagnant wages, increased cost of childcare and a lack of adequate health insurance benefits may have brought an end to the American family as we once knew it.

2014 182

Will Obamacare Lead to Lots More Small Businesses?

Small Business Labs

The Wall Street Journal's Will Health Care Law Beget Entrepreneurs? Key quote: The Obama administration has touted a boost for entrepreneurship as one of the health-care law's key benefits. The reasons for this forecast is Obamacare reduces health insurance related  job lock , which is the term economists use to describe the reluctance of workers to leave their jobs because doing so would mean losing fringe benefits, especially health insurance.

2013 144

Company Cafeterias Foster Healthy Eating Habits

Small Business CEO

Unfortunately, a sizable portion of today’s workforce is going about their lunch breaks all the wrong ways and paying the price through lethargy, stress, and overspending. You are what you eat.

2016 108