COVID-19


doomscrolling
Doomscrolling is the act of constantly searching through social media and news website feeds looking for negative or saddening information. The act of doomscrolling has increased dramatically during the pandemic and it has likely contributed to the increase in feelings of depression symptoms. Reasons For Increased Doomscrolling There are several […]

Doomscrolling During The Pandemic


agent during COVID-19
The pandemic has significantly reduced the amount of in-person interaction all of us are having with our family and friends. That has even further cut down on the interaction that we have with people providing products and services like insurance agents. Even though this is the case with the COVID-19 […]

Consulting An Agent During COVID-19


At the beginning of August, two pharmaceutical companies began clinical trials for a COVID-19 antibody treatment known as monoclonal antibodies. They have been racing to complete clinical trials and have even claimed they could have this treatment available before the vaccine. What Is The Treatment? Monoclonal Antibodies are synthetic antibodies […]

COVID-19 Antibody Treatment



drive-in theaters
Since the beginning of the COVID-19 outbreak, the entertainment business has been almost completely on pause and people have been desperately looking for any way to get out of their homes safely. Enter the drive-in movie theater, a business model from the 1930s that is surprisingly perfect for just this […]

Drive-In Theaters Make A Comeback



mental health during covid
A recent study by Metlife found that the pandemic has had quite an impact on Americans’ mental health, especially younger employees. The study found that Gen Z workers were three times more likely to seek professional help for mental health during COVID-19 than other age groups. Causes For Increase In […]

Mental Health Effects During COVID-19



plasma treatment
President Trump announced that the Food and Drug Administration had approved the emergency use for convalescent plasma treatment for COVID-19 patients. There have been positive signs that this could be an effective treatment, but experts caution that there is not enough data to know for sure since a full clinical […]

Convalescent Plasma Treatment Approved By Federal Government


COVID-19 vaccine
Since March, several companies including BioNTech and Pfizer have been racing towards producing the first COVID-19 vaccine. The time when that race ends is quickly approaching with the CDC saying that limited doses could be going out to the highest risk individuals by late October. With this approaching, there has […]

Covid-19 Vaccine Priority: Who Gets It First?


outside during the pandemic
Since the start of the pandemic and stay at home orders were enacted, it has been easy to feel trapped at home. Even with some states lifting the most extreme of the restrictions, it is still unsafe to do most activities we used to do to get out of the […]

Great Outdoor Activities During Covid



an agent helping with underwriting life insurance during COVID-19
What has changed about underwriting life insurance during COVID-19? Almost everything about our lives has been affected by the COVID-19 pandemic, our businesses, our schools, and our favorite restaurants. Another thing that has changed is the underwriting process for life insurance, which varies by carrier. Transamerica One of the carriers […]

Underwriting Life Insurance During Covid-19