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Why Fabletics Is Outdoing The Big Companies

Fabletics is a very popular online subscription retailer that was founded in 2013 by Kate Hudson and a small group of other co-founding partners. Fabletics is a multi-million dollar company that is rivaling even some of the big name companies such as Amazon. Below are just a few of the many reasons why Fabletics is out doing even the biggest companies in the world.


Unique Products


One of the best things about Fabletics is they offer a wide range of unique and innovative products. Each piece of clothing gear and wear offers a unique pattern and design as well as high quality material. Fabletics offers a new and unique way to wear workout clothes.


Reverse Showroom Technique


Fabletics uses a reverse showroom technique that helps to save the company time as well as money and hassle. Instead of using a typical brick and mortar store Fabletics is an online subscription site that can offer a large variety of products at a very reasonable price. The reverse showroom technique works to build a relationship between the company and their customers.


Personalized Service


Fabletics is a very unique company that is able to offer a more personalized service to customers. Fabletics and their team of staff work to offer personalized and unique products for each and every customer depending on their style and workout preferences.


Very Simple To Use


Fabletics is very simple to use. Customers can simply visit the website and fill out a very short questionnaire. The questionnaire is used to determine each user’s style preference as well as their workout routine. This will allow Fabletics to better customize each customer selection. Once a customer completes the questionnaire and signs up for the membership they will then receive a new box of workout gear every month. Each box will be filled with two to three pieces of high quality unique workout gear and accessories. It is the perfect way to build your wardrobe and one of the most convenient ways to shop for active gear. Users can cancel at anytime by simply visiting the website between the 1st and the 5th of the month to cancel or skip a month.


Free Shipping As Well As Returns


Not only does Fabletics offer a very affordable and competitive price but they also offer free shipping with each and every membership. Fabletics also offers free returns as well as exchanges.


Lots Of Positive Reviews


Another one of the big reasons why Fabletics became so popular is because of the many great positive reviews. Top online review sites such as A Foodie Stays Fit and Krazy Coupon Lady rave about the unique and innovative products that Fabletics has to offer. A Foodie Stays Fit especially raved about the comfortable and stylish clothing that Fabletics has to offer. Krazy Coupon Lady raved about the affordable pricing and convenient shipping process.


Although there are a variety of reasons why Fabletics has become a multi-million dollar company since it was first released these are just a few of the top reasons. Not only do they offer new and innovative ways to offer active gear but they also offer a great line of high-quality clothing and accessories for both women as well as men.


David Osio- The Brains Behind Davos Financial Group

Davos REG (Real Estate Group) recently announced that it would be launching a mobile app dubbed the CAP Calculator. The application helps clients estimate how much to expect from an investment in real estate.



Objectives of Davos REG



Davos REG is among the several affiliate companies of “Davos Financial Group”, a financial corporation operating internationally and great reputation particularly in Latin America. This financial group has been in the business of providing financial advice for more than two decades. The objectives of this organization are to develop a strategy for investment bearing in mind the specific needs and expectations of its clients.



The Origin of the CAP Calculator



In the past six months, Davos REG’s executive director, Gerard Gonzalez, has been collaborating with Tecknolution, a digital design company, on the development and design of the CAP Calculator. The application allows you to calculate the gains from an investment in property considering all the expenses used on the property.



The CAP Calculator was developed using modern technology features and can be utilized through Android and iPhone devices. This calculator will be the pioneer of other applications that will be developed, in the near future, for identifying properties via mobile gadgets enabling you to send historical reports on particular real estate assets to your investment professional at Davos through chat.



When asked where the idea of a calculator came from, David Osio remarked that Davos REG reached the decision based on its business objectives and the need for developing an application that offered financial guidance to its clients with regards to investment in real estate.



According to Gonzalez, the application is a tool which gives investors a better picture of the financial aspects associated with investing in a particular property. Investors are able to estimate the rent of a property based on their projected income.



One of the other benefits of the application is the “mortgage calculator”, a feature which helps clients estimate the price of mortgage considering bank projections, the period for funding, and interest rates.



About David Osio



David Osio is the CEO and founder of Davos Financial Group in Venezuela. From its establishment in 1993, Osio has been dedicated to offering advice on financial investment. Under the leadership of Osio, the company has acquired enormous profits and strategically positioned many licensed and independent companies in major cities such as Miami, Panama, Geneva, and New York.



Osio graduated from the Andres Bello Catholic University in Venezuela. He has also studied International Banking Law. Some of the awards he has attained are the US Congress Medal of Honor and the Miami Award Winner (2014).



Cotemar Forced to Lay Off 2300 Workers, But Optimistic On Future

Cotemar, Mexico’s leading oil services firm, was forced to lay off over 2,300 employees throughout 2016. This amounted to nearly a quarter of the company’s total workforce and led to considerable hardships, both for its employees and for Ciudad Del Carmen in the state of Campeche.


Campechanos, as the state’s residents are called, rely on the volatile Mexican crude oil business more than employees in any other state. Downturns in the crude oil business can hit families particularly hard. Often times, the main breadwinner of a household will be employed, in some capacity, in the petroleum sector. But even for households with two income earners, in a state where 80% of the workforce is employed in petroleum extraction, it’s likely that any downturn in the petroleum sector will lead to both income earners being laid off. Despite its close approximation to a first-world country, Mexico lacks the same quality of social safety net that’s found in other developed nations. This means families that lose their sole source of income are often left in dire circumstances, forced to borrow money from loved ones, send family members illegally to the United States or, in some cases, even consider working for Mexico’s powerful organized crime networks, which are always accepting applications.


But Campechanos have plenty of reason for optimism. In 2013, President Nieto signed into law sweeping reforms that will open Mexico’s petroleum sector to outside capital and firms, infusing much needed investment into developing and bringing online wells that will extract Mexico’s vast reserves of untapped hard oil. This oil, which Mexico itself has, thus far, lacked the capital or expertise to extract, is buried deep within shale deposits and in hard-to-reach, deep-water deposits located far from shore. Companies like Shell and Exxon Mobile have long track records of successfully extracting crude from such sites. With 90 billion barrels of untapped, potentially extractable oil, these companies’ entrance to the Mexican market has the potential to rocket Mexico back to the top of the list of global oil producing nations.


Cotemar and the residents of Ciudad del Carmen will be among the biggest winners from this bounteous new era for Mexico and its petroleum business.

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How Wen Can Give You Better Hair

These days, many consumers are looking for hair care products that are both effective and all-natural. The hair care line from Wen fits this description, since the products are free of harsh chemicals and synthetic ingredients. Wen’s styling and cleansing ingredients also include plant extracts and essential oils to keep the hair healthy and shiny while giving the coif and pleasant and refreshing scent.

The cleansing conditioners from Wen are among the most popular products from the line. The sweet almond oil conditioner is formulated to moisturize the hair and smooth the tresses. The pomegranate conditioner is created to prevent dryness and breakage and the lavender conditioner is filled with soothing ingredients that prevents itching and gets rid of scalp impurities. The conditioners by Chaz Dean ( can also be mixed with water and used as a leave-in treatment to keep the hair looking its best all day long.

Wen also provides a mousse that is applied to the hair after washing to lock in moisture and help the hair maintain its natural curl or wave pattern. The styling creme is another great product for helping the hair retain moisture and preventing friskiness. Wen also provides the intense hair care treatment that is great for restoring hair that has been damaged due to extreme heat or chemical treatments.

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Pattiz Announces launch of beyond the darkness

You think you know about the supernatural world? There is, after all, a lot to cover. First, you’ve got ghosts and goblins. Then you’ve got angels and demons. But don’t forget about miracles and UFOs. Luckily, there’s a new podcast debuting that will challenge everything you think you know about these topics and more.


The podcast, which comes out Monday, is called “Beyond The Darkness.” It’s the newest of a slew of shows on the podcast network, “PodcastOne Umbrella.” The network is run by WWE star Chris Jericho. The “Beyond The Darkness” podcast will be co-hosted by the esteemed author and radio host Dave Schrader, along with the radio producer and host Tim Dennis. Episodes are slated to be released every Monday on the show’s website, iTunes, and the PodcastOne App. The two co-hosts look forward to having lengthy debates and fascinating conversations with the world’s most renowned supernatural researchers, and people who have had firsthand supernatural experiences.


While Chris Jericho is part of the network, Norman Pattiz is the original founder and today serves as the Executive Chairman of the PodcastOne network. Pattiz, in a recent statement to the press, expressed his excitement about the new podcast and its brash co-hosts. He said that Chris Jericho is one of the network’s Most Valuable Players. Furthermore, he said that they always planned to expand the network out of just wrestling coverage.


For his part, Jericho said that he found the addition of the new podcast exhilarating. He said that Schrader and Dennis are top-of-line paranormal podcasters, and was looking forward to engaging with their massive fan base.


Pattiz has had a distinguished podcasting career. Besides founding PodcastOne, the country’s leading advertiser-supported podcast network, he’s also founded Westwood One, a major player in the radio world. The PodcastOne Network hosts many of the country’s top podcasts, including those of Adam Carolla, Dr. Drew, Neil Strauss, Jay Mohr, and others.


Last May 2016 Forbes Magazine honored Pattiz with an in-depth, four-page, profile. Before turning to podcasting, Pattiz worked for 40 years in radio syndication. He perceived that there were hidden opportunities in the podcast industry. It was similar to radio, but the hosts had greater ability to talk about whatever they (or their fans) wanted. The podcasts were, moreover, more convenient for potential listeners. Instead of having to tune in at a certain time, listeners could download the podcast they wanted and listen to it at their leisure.


So, in 2012, Pattiz founded the network. It quickly mushroomed and became the industry’s leading producer and distributor.


Aside from business, Pattiz has also done a fair amount of public service. He was appointed by both Bill Clinton and George W. Bush to the Broadcasting Board of Governors of the United States of America.


ClassDojo App Connecting Teachers and Parents

In 2016, ClassDojo, a tech application, is on the road to continued success, having raised $21 million in funds to assist this company’s venture. Co-founders of ClassDojo, Sam Chaudhary and Liam Don, are growing the company’s team to focus on fulfilling additional features and content that connects teachers with their student’s parents. This was earned by tech Series B funding led by General Catalyst and included new investors including Signal Fire, GSV, and Reach Capital. Since ClassDojo’s initial start up in 2011, the company has raised $31 million in total.

ClassDojo helps keep parents and teachers not only connected, it keeps them in the know of classroom events and information. The app does not use any of it’s users information for profit and is cautious in protecting such information. It is free to parents with optional per fee additions. ClassDojo’s “monster” characters make the app fun for students. Recently, using these monster characters, ClassDojo now has five videos that teach positive learning messages to students. These videos, titled, Growth Mindset for Students, are free for teachers to use to influence positive learning.

ClassDojo uses tools to encourage students to earn Dojo points and digital high-fives from their teacher. Children enjoy feeling rewarded in their work efforts, leading to perseverance in their studies and good classroom behavior. Parents also see their child’s progress and Dojo points.

The positive learning aspect of the app, is only part of the fun. Not only does ClassDojo help communication between teachers and parents, parents can receive information on class events and see student photos and videos of the day’s activities and classwork safely through the app. It is a virtual way for parents to be a part of their child’s classroom. Students can also upload images and projects to their own portfolio. This is great for parents that want to be more involved, and enjoy being up to date on classroom activities. A good teaching environment often involves the parent, student, and teacher working as a team for a positive educational experience. It’s a fun and helpful app for K-8 classrooms anywhere.

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Helane Morrison: A Strong Financial Law Leader

Helane Morrison is an investment expert and the enforcer of securities laws at Hall Capital Partners, the firm where she is currently General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer. Morrison had previously been enforcing securities laws while working with the SEC itself in the San Francisco office. She had already spent years as a lawyer prosecuting financial predators, and with the SEC she was ready to take down the big guys. She went after several big corporations including McKesson Corp and Franklin Resources who were committing securities violations, fraud, and backdating stocks. She would take no prisoners when it came to challenging the big corporations and their attorneys.


Helane Morrison started out interested in journalism, having earned a degree in that field from Northwestern University. She later attended the University of California at Berkley where she went to law school, and she began as a clerk at the seventh circuit of the US Court of Appeals, serving the Hon. Richard Posner. She later clerked for US Supreme Court Justice Harry Blackmun, who became a role model for Morrison and helped shape her future career. She moved from clerking into private law practice in 1986, joining the San Francisco law firm Howard, Rice, Nemerovski, Canady, Falk & Rabkin. She became interested in prosecuting financial criminals and filing lawsuits on behalf of those who were wronged financially. She won many cases, and as a result was hired at the SEC.


She started at the SEC as a local enforcer, but then became District Administrator and later Regional Manager. She turned that SEC branch from a law enforcement division only concerned with small perpetrators, to one that brought down big corporate crooks. Morrison decided that she wanted to do more than just bring bad financial players to justice, she wanted to be a part of a company who stood for integrity and ethics in finance. So she joined Hall Capital Partners in 2007, a firm run by CEO Kathryn Hall and a team of qualified investment advisors. Throughout the years, Morrison has helped the firm uphold a reputation of sound investment decision-making, and unshaken by even the financial crisis of 2008.



Capital Group and Samsung Asset Management Join Efforts as Partners

Capital group and Samsung Asset Management (SAM), a company based in Seoul have announced their engagement as partners aiming to together develop investment strategies for both retail and institutional investors in Korea. Capital Group is a leading fund management firm administering about $1.4 trillion in the form of assets while Samsung asset management is also a leading manager in Korea managing $166 billion in the form of AUM. Some of their goals include developing retirement solutions as well as asset allocation products and enhancement of SAM’s active investment competence.

According to the agreement, Capital group is supposed to assist Samsung Asset Investment to understand Capital’s aggressive management style and other business areas such as commerce management and client administration. Spokesman of Samsung Asset Investment said that the engagement with Capital group would help them achieve their long awaited goal of joining Asia’s best three home-produced asset management companies by the year 2020.

Samsung Asset Investment CEO, Sung-hoon Koo also believes that the partnership is a significant step for the company. He says that it will lead to the upgrading of their equity investment competence and also help in the implementation of lifecycle asset allocation of product strategies.

Tim Armour who is the chairman of Capital Group says that their ultimate achievement will be the designing of an investment solution that will fulfill retirement, savings as well as insurance related needs of investors across Korea.

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SAM’s spokesman and Capital’s head of global relations, Tom Joyce said that the financial details of their engagement are yet to be communicated because it is too early to determine the pricing and the structures. Information such as the distribution of the co-developed products and sharing of the revenues were yet to be worked through as Tom Joyce stated and thus could not be released. As per the news release, the engagement of Samsung Asset Investment and Capital Group will also involve selection and usage of the appropriate products and services from Capital Group over the numerous distribution channels from Samsung.

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When Tom Joyce was asked if they have ever had such engagements previously, he avoided a direct answer by saying that the interest of Samsung Asset Investment is to learn more about the systems they apply for investment purposes. He also added that their interest as Capital Group is to study the marketing strategies that Samsung Asset Investment applies to distribute their products to investors across Korea.

According to Evestment, a global investment data provider, Capital Group managed to list about $275 million in AUM administered on behalf of investors in Korea.

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Our hair is a statement of style, an affirmation of beauty , and an expression of self-love.’ These words by Ademola Mandella ring true on every ladies’ head. Every woman knows what a struggle it is maintaining your hair especially those with frizzy and kinky hair. But as we all know, life is too short for dull hair, and your hair is among your best appurtenance. There are a million different hair products worldwide and it makes it a pain staking undertaking when choosing the right products for your hair. There are also natural homemade hair products like masks, that help protects our hair, but this product Wen by Chaz Dean beats them all.

We all know growing up lathered up hair was considered super clean. It was clean but left the hair feeling dry and sometimes itchy, depending on the shampoo and conditioner used. The revolutionary Wen Cleansing Conditioner has a 5-in-1 concoction that incorporates shampoo, conditioner, deep conditioner, detangler and leave-in conditioner. It has the whole combination of all hair care products in one bottle!! That’s not all. This miracle in a bottle contains the ultimate blend of components that include almond and mint and it is lather free. The mastermind behind this great creation, celebrity stylist Chaz Dean toiled for five years trying samples on his hair until he got the perfect product that he could back 100%.

This Sephora so called “great product” cleanses your hair without lathering or harsh sulfates found in other shampoos and conditioners, and is made not to remove natural oils from your hair and scalp, leaving it secure, manageable, moisturized and ameliorates color retention. It leaves your hair so light and silky. An absolute must have for any woman who loves looking stylish and ravishing. WEN by Chaz Dean products also include Anti-Frizz styling crème that takes out the frizz and moisturizes, lessens breakage and gives body and shine, the Nourishing Mousse that gives hair shine and soft and a whole volume. So grab the WEN by Chaz Dean products and watch your hair and your life take a beautiful and sassy turn. After all, hair doesn’t make a woman, but Sterling hair helps.


FreedomPop: The Truly Free Cell Phone Service

As a new startup, FreedomPop has taken the cell phone industry by storm, primarily because they claim to offer a totally free cell phone service. Like everything else, it does come with a catch – however, even digging deeper one finds out the service truly is free.


They recently made some news with their added $30 million in funding, and they seem poised to continue to grow their business independently, as least according to CEO and co-founder Stephen Sokols.


Of course, many people may wonder if this service is still free. After all, this is the year 2016, and we are no longer enmeshed in the dark ages of dial-up internet. For these people, the answer is still yes, and here is what is provided on your free services with FreedomPop.


Naturally, in looking at any FreedomPop review, you have to first and foremost look at their free services. These services are great for a certain class of people, and one of the great things about the FreedomPop cell phone company is that they have a great amount of integrity about them. Yes, the service is indeed free, but it is for light users. FreedomPop does offer 500MB of 4G data in addition to 200 voice minutes and unlimited texting, but the sending and receiving of texts alone will eat up that low amount of data.


If you go over your data allotment, this is where a little bit of education comes into play. You need to be aware that FreedomPop is going to automatically charge you $10 as a top-up fee.


Moreover, they also have several plans that you can utilize if you go over your 500MB allotment of data, with most of them costing around 2 cents per extra MB. In short, this is a great phone option for someone who simply desires a phone for calling and light texting. This of course wouldn’t make a great phone if you have a teenager or music aficionado in your house. So the answer is yes, this service is free. As long as you do your homework, you very well could have a cell phone service that could become a valuable asset to you.

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