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Alliance Member Benefit: 24/7 Doctor Access

Tuesday, February 02, 2016

We make a lot of demands on our immune systems during the winter months. Holiday, work, and family stress coupled with the lower temperatures and precipitation can create a perfect storm of susceptibility to colds and other viruses. But oft .. Read more


3 Common Sense Ways To Save On Your Winter Heating Costs

Wednesday, January 06, 2016

Even though this may end up being the warmest winter on record (surpassing last year’s claim to that title), much of the US is still experiencing typical winter conditions. The good news is that natural gas prices are at 16-year-low a .. Read more


3 Quick Tips To Smooth Your Holiday Travel Experience

Tuesday, December 08, 2015

The winter holidays are the busiest travel time of the year. According to the Bureau of Transportation Statistics, the amount of people making long-distance trips over 50 miles rises annually at this time by as much as 50%. While the vast m .. Read more


3 Simple Tips to Save On Holiday Shopping

Monday, November 23, 2015

In 2013, Americans spent $603 billion on the winter holidays — Christmas, Hanukkah, and Kwanzaa — far more than all the other holidays combined! The average person spent $730 on food, gifts, and holidays decorations. If you have .. Read more


3 Ways To Stay Healthy Through Winter

Tuesday, November 03, 2015

For most of the continental U.S., falling temperatures and the change in seasons mean the approach of the holidays and fun fall activities such as pumpkin picking and hayrides. But unfortunately it also means the advent of cold and flu seas .. Read more


4 Ways For Your Small Business To Earn More This Holiday Season

Thursday, October 22, 2015

As the “most wonderful time of the year” approaches, consumer spending levels also reach their annual peak. Needless to say, this is also a crucial time for all businesses to have strong marketing plans in place and take advanta .. Read more


4 Strategies To Save on Cars and Hotels

Tuesday, September 15, 2015

For those who travel frequently for business and pleasure, the costs of hotels and rental cars can add up quickly. Even with a per diem from your business or money saved up for a vacation, you can find these expenses burning through your ca .. Read more


4 Suggestions to Prepare for the College Application Process

Tuesday, September 08, 2015

As school resumes across the nation, most students are busy acclimating to their new fall routines. For those in high school planning to go to college, however, it’s important to start being aware of what needs to be done to prepare y .. Read more


3 Tips to Save on Back To School Shopping

Tuesday, August 25, 2015

As summer winds to a close, parents start the process of shopping for supplies for their school-age kids. In 2010, the National Retail Federation estimated that the average American family would spend more than $600 on back to school suppli .. Read more


4 Things To Keep In Mind When Choosing A Health Insurance Plan

Wednesday, August 12, 2015

Since the passage of the Affordable Care Act (establishing what is generally known as Obamacare), most people’s access to affordable health insurance is greater than it has been. But navigating Healthcare.gov can be a complicated task .. Read more