The Trump administration's relentless efforts to crack down on undocumented immigrants and asylum seekers are well known—from the recent deployment of US troops to stop a "caravan" of migrants that hadn't yet reached the border to the president's promise to shut down the government if Congress doesn't approve funding for a border wall. But while these stories occupy the … [Read more...] about Trump’s Limits on Legal Immigration Could Hit Businesses Hard
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Life insurance company John Hancock made a splash recently with the news that soon all of its policies would come bundled with the option to let the company track your fitness -- via either a website and app, or through the use of a fitness tracker like an Apple Watch or Fitbit. The move underscores how fitness tracker data is an as-yet largely untapped gold mine for businesses … [Read more...] about Should you hand over your Fitbit data to your insurance company?
By Washington Post | PUBLISHED: September 25, 2018 at 8:37 am | UPDATED: September 25, 2018 at 8:42 am By Christopher Ingraham | The Washington Post Life insurance company John Hancock made a splash last week with the news that soon all of its policies would come bundled with the option to let the company track your fitness – via either a website and app, or through … [Read more...] about An insurance company wants you to hand over your Fitbit data so it can make more money. Should you?
The Trump administration proposed expanding its pre-election crackdown on immigration by denying green cards to legal immigrants if they or their dependents have received government assistance. Under the new rule, which the Department of Homeland Security posted online Saturday, immigrants can be denied so-called "lawful permanent residency" if they’ve received certain … [Read more...] about Immigrants may be denied green cards if they’ve received welfare
By Stephen Silver Thursday, September 20, 2018, 06:08 am PT (09:08 am ET) Venerable health insurance company John Hancock is pivoting towards "interactive life insurance," with the provider now requiring all policy holders to track their fitness with wearables and apps. In a change to its longtime business model, life insurance giant John Hancock is adding Vitality, its … [Read more...] about Apple Watch or similar device required for all John Hancock life insurance policies