AA Insurance issues warning on claims settlement

AA Insurance has warned policyholders about the consequences of settling their claims by themselves instead of leaving the responsibility to their insurer. Amelia Macandrew, customer relations manager at AA Insurance, explained that settling matters by yourself may look like you’re saving time and money but “our motor claims team know first-hand why it can be a recipe for disaster.” “The most common scenarios involve customers agreeing to a settlement with the other driver,” she said. “This includes having their…

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The Best Backpacks For Every Kind Of Traveler

There’s a backpack for every kind of traveler. PA Images via Getty Images Remember when backpacks used to be worn only by hikers? Now, they’re the bag of choice for businesspeople, students, fitness enthusiasts and, especially, travelers. Here are the ones that are elevating – and, in some cases redefining – the category. With these backpacks, stylish, easy travel is in the bag.   The Daypack from Away The Daypack from Away Away There’s a reason Away has such a…

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Chamber honors businesses, individuals – Pomeroy Daily Sentinel

The 2019 Meigs Chamber Award recipients are pictured following the presentation of the awards during the annual gala held at Kountry Resort Campground. Sarah Hawley | Sentinel Farmers Bank was the recipient of the Lifetime Business Achievement Award, which was accepted by President and CEO Paul Reed. Reed is pictured with Farmers Bank staff who were in attendance at the gala. Sarah Hawley | Sentinel Ben Nease of Bitanga’s Martial Arts Center received…

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Apple launches Research app to gather customers’ healthcare data | Sci…

Apple is making a bid for its customers’ healthcare data by launching a new “Research app” which will collect information from iPhone and Apple Watch users and share it with academic studies. The app is being pitched to Apple’s estimated billion customers as a way to “contribute to groundbreaking research studies”. It is an opt-in programme which will share the data captured by Apple’s existing monitoring of users’ menstrual cycles, electrocardiogram sensoring, as well as a decibel measure to…

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UWF names new director of recreation

“With student well-being, health and safety being a top priority at UWF, the director of recreation plays an important role in the holistic health of all students,” said Dr. Michele Manassah, executive director for Counseling, Health and Wellness Services. “Brent’s experience includes 18 years in higher education administration and 20 years in the health, fitness and wellness industry. I am confident that Brent’s leadership will be an asset to UWF and look forward to welcoming him to campus in…

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Jim Cramer’s ‘Mad Money’ recap & stock picks Nov. 13, 2019

CNBC’s Jim Cramer hails Bob Iger’s leadership of Disney and the early subscriber results of the company’s just-launched streaming platform Disney+. The “Mad Money” host sits down with Dexcom CEO Kevin Sayer to get a deeper understanding of the impact that Big Data will have on businesses. Later in the show he compares the stocks of Peloton to Planet Fitness, revealing the right time to buy the former. He also breaks down the 5G rollout and says investors must…

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Healthier Thanksgiving side swaps | kare11.com

GOLDEN VALLEY, Minn. — Thanksgiving is fast approaching and if you are interested in eating a little healthier, but still want to enjoy the rich flavors of the season, you might want to consider some healthy swaps. Julia Dugas, a Lifetime Fitness dietitian joined us with some easy recipes. Dugas served up this list of healthier foods to load up your plate: TurkeyGreen beans + Brussels sproutsSweet potatoHomemade cranberry sauce Turkey Pumpkin Chili INGREDIENTS 1 lb. ground…

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The best ways to exercise after 60

Ageing is inevitable and is influenced by many things – but keeping active can slow ageing and increase life expectancy. Evidence shows that ageing is not a cause of major problems on its own until you are in your mid-nineties, and strength, power and muscle mass can be increased, even at this advanced age. So here are my top exercise tips for people in their sixties and older, at different levels of fitness. For lifetime fitness fanatics Download the new Indpendent…

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Student Loan Deferment vs. Forbearance: What’s the Difference?

Deferment and forbearance can both keep your student loans out of default, but they come with their own costs. Keeping up with student loan payments is a struggle for millions of college graduates. Those with private student loans who are struggling to pay may have no choice but to tighten their belts or risk default. But federal student loan borrowers with loans that are not in default can pause their payments through deferment or forbearance until they can afford…

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Guardiola reveals he has never gone into a game expecting to lose

Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola claims he has never gone into a football match expecting to lose and will not be changing the habit of a lifetime at Anfield on Sunday. Guardiola’s confidence is well earned having spent the majority of his playing and coaching career at the top of the tree, with trophy-laden spells at Barcelona, Bayern Munich and now City. If his optimism were ever going to be tested this weekend’s visit to Merseyside could be the…

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