Archive for March, 2012

Social Networking Sites are Turning Teens into Substance Abusers

The latest survey report revealed that people who are using social networking sites like facebook, and others are more likely to become substance abusers. They are mostly influenced by the pictures and images of their peer group posted in the social networking sites. According to the survey, the people who use these sites on a […]

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Abuse of Prescription Drugs Gateway to Heroin Use: Study

Prescription drug use is also quite common among many people who will use medicines which are not prescribed for them or use them in irregular dosages. Even though they are prescribed by the doctor they cause serious health effects due to over dosages. At times these drugs may also cause addiction in some cases making […]

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Increased Number of Alcohol Ads on Social Networking Sites Raising Concerns

Health experts are raising concerns on the ads promoting alcohol in the most traffic drawing sites on internet such as social networking sites. The alcohol companies are taking it as an advantage to market their products through popular networking sites like facebook and twitter. The majority of the people who are exposed to these popular […]

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Job Title Makes Big Difference in Deciding Car Insurance Premiums

Job titles are affecting the insurance policy holders, as these titles make a big difference in the car insurance quotes that are offered. Recently a report by BBC, says that a person appearing with two job titles saw a big difference in his car premiums. Richard Alvin, a trained journalist and also a Group Managing […]

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Trends in U.S Financial Service Industry

An understanding of trends is useful for the deal makers seeking opportunities from financial services market. These trends in financial services offer the world’s leading bankers, lenders, brokers and insurers the data-driven insights that are needed to guide their strategic digital marketing decisions. The U.S financial sector was in turmoil in 2007 due to the […]

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Changing Trends in the Mobile Phone Usage

Using of mobile phone is a very old trend. In those days, mobile phone was simply used for communication purpose. But in the present days, mobile user is using mobile phone for various purposes. In 1990, there were 21 cellphones out of 1000 people. The number grew to 683 cellphones for every 1000 people by […]

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BMW Recalling 151,000 Units in US for Repair

In US auto market, BMW is recalling their models for repairing. They introduced their vehicles into the market with faulty fitted fuel pumps. These defects may reduce the engine performance and result in loss of power of steering and brakes. As per the available information, BMW is recalling nearly around 151,000 units to repair. They […]

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