• Are Teens Going “Bricks and Mortar” this Holiday Season?

    A new survey released by Junior Achievement USA, conducted by ORC International, shows that a majority of teens (54%) plan to do much of their shopping at brick-and-mortar discount stores like Walmart and Target this holiday season.

    Less than half of teens (46%) said that they would be doing much...

  • Ready Pac Offers New Seasonal Bistro Bowl

    Ready Pac Foods is offering a limited-edition Turkey with Pomegranate Vinaigrette Bistro Bowl single-serve salad. The Irwindale, Calif.-based Ready Pac said in a news release the item will be available until mid-February from retailers including Wal-Mart, Wegmans and Amazon Fresh.


    According to an ORC International Survey for Ready...

  • Women Dominate Student Loan Debt

    America's student loan debt burden has reached a staggering $1.44 trillion, making it the second largest source of household debt in America – behind mortgages. According to a recent study conducted by ORC International, this growing loan burden is not equally shared between the sexes.

    The report from the American...

  • Most Americans Favor DOL Rule Without Knowing What it Is, Survey Says

    As the applicability date of the Department of Labor’s fiduciary rule approaches, Americans overwhelmingly favor the rule’s chief intent, a new survey conducted by ORC International says.

    According to “In Whose Best Interest? (Part 2),” a 2017 report from Sunnyvale, Calif.-based Financial Engine, 93 percent of Americans believe it’s important...

  • Americans show strong support for mental health coverage

    Americans, both Republicans and Democrats, overwhelmingly feel that insurance should cover mental health. Seventy-seven percent of all Americans said private health insurance offered through an employer or union should cover mental health, including 76 percent of Democrats and 81 percent of Republicans. This is according to a new national...