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Top 100 Lifestyle Trends in March
Top 100 Lifestyle Trends in March
From Anxiety Relief Picking Stones to Smart Clear Face Masks
Many of the March 2021 lifestyle trends are products or services that bring convenience or added functions to the consumers’ existing routines. They are seamlessly integrated to offer an... MORE
Cost-Free Website Creators
Cost-Free Website Creators
Microsoft's Website Creation Service Supports Small Businesses
Building a professional website can cost hundreds of dollars, which is a high price for small businesses that are just starting out—fortunately for those with a tight budget, Microsoft launched a... MORE
Financial Fitness Apps
Financial Fitness Apps
The 'Debtlift' App Offers Strategies to Pay Off Debt Faster
The ‘Debtlift’ app is a financial fitness solution for consumers looking to reduce their debt load, pay off what they owe faster and more. The app makes use of proven financial... MORE
Top 100 Lifestyle Trends in February
Top 100 Lifestyle Trends in February
From All-Terrain Camping Trailers to Cannabis Organizers
The February 2021 lifestyle trends cover the grounds of many different topics that are offered to elevate the daily lifestyle of consumers. There are new products and services that are designed to... MORE
Top 100 Lifestyle Trends for 2021
Top 100 Lifestyle Trends for 2021
From Self-Sterilizing Face Masks to Protective Athletic Masks
The 2021 lifestyle trends range from innovative designs that elevate one’s day-to-day living in a variety of ways. One of the major changes that caused a global shift was the pandemic. As the... MORE
Color-Coded Finance Apps
Color-Coded Finance Apps
The 'Chromabill' Personal Financial Management App is Easy to Use
The ‘Chromabill’ personal financial management app is positioned as an alternative to conventional finance apps that will work towards helping a person take more control over how they... MORE
DIY Wedding Schools
DIY Wedding Schools
DIY Wedding School Helps Brides Plan Their Special Day
This year, countless couples have scaled back on the wedding of their dreams in favor of simpler, more intimate ceremonies and DIY Wedding School is a resource that helps brides plan their own... MORE
Top 100 Lifestyle Trends in September
Top 100 Lifestyle Trends in September
From Face-Mask Disinfecting Cases to Reusable Cutlery Packs
The September 2020 lifestyle trends offer many different products and services progressively designed to combat the new normal of this year. Many companies are creating more convenient ways to... MORE
Financial Therapy
Companies are increasingly emphasizing the importance of financial wellness
Trend - Aware that consumers are often stressed for money—and this is especially true during the COVID-19 pandemic which has left many without a job and forced small businesses to permanently close—financial companies are emphasizing the need for wellness and mental health practices in their industry.
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Top 100 Lifestyle Trends in June
Top 100 Lifestyle Trends in June
From Back Pain Therapy Systems to Sustainable Coffee Accessories
The June 2021 lifestyle trends cover a wide range of industries and the ways that companies are bringing elements of convenience and innovation to its consumers. One of the most notable trends this... MORE
Top 100 Lifestyle Trends in May
Top 100 Lifestyle Trends in May
From Advanced Portable Air Purifiers to Personal Wearable Tents
The May 2021 lifestyle trends deliver products and services that are seamless additions to consumers’ daily lifestyles. There are progressive designs that are centered around convenience,... MORE
Efficient Personal Expense Apps
Efficient Personal Expense Apps
The 'Trexy' App Enables Users to Easily Manage Finances
The ‘Trexy’ app is a personal finance tool for those looking to take more control over their money and expenses without the need to deal with too much data entry in the process. The app... MORE
Wealth-Building Finance Apps
Wealth-Building Finance Apps
The 'GuardianWealth' Personal Finance App Offers Personalized Support
The ‘GuardianWealth’ personal finance app is an all-in-one solution for consumers looking to take more control over their finances and build their wealth no matter where they are money-... MORE
Bank-Grade Security Crypto Wallets
Bank-Grade Security Crypto Wallets
The OPOLO Crypto Wallet Offers EAL 6+ Security Certification
The OPOLO crypto wallet is an ultra-secure cryptocurrency solution that will provide users with a way to keep their currencies optimally stored thanks to impressive levels of protection. The wallet... MORE
Familial Credit Card Accounts
Familial Credit Card Accounts
Apple Card Family Enables Up to Five Members Per Account
Apple Card Family has been announced by the tech brand as its latest update to its namesake credit card service that will open up accounts to more members to share financial capabilities. The... MORE
Cryptocurrency Cashback Apps
Cryptocurrency Cashback Apps
The Lolli App Give You Bitcoin for Shopping at Your Favourite Stores
The Lolli app, a rewards company, provides shoppers with the opportunity to delve into the cryptocurrency world and earn bitcoin while doing everyday online shopping. Customers can earn up to 30%... MORE
Independent Holistic Banking Services
Independent Holistic Banking Services
MillTechFX Offers a Multibank Currency Solution
MillTechFX is the execution and hedging affiliate of Millennium Global Investments. It provides a platform for businesses and independent services to access institutional-grade execution and... MORE
Top 100 Lifestyle Trends in April
Top 100 Lifestyle Trends in April
From Shower Water Purification to Shoe Disinfection Station
The April 2021 lifestyle trends explore many small and big ways that day to day living can be elevated. This is done through specific designs or services that add ease or upgrades to an experience.... MORE
Digital Financial Wellness Solutions
Digital Financial Wellness Solutions
The 'Solooble' Personal Financial Assistant is Proactive
Financial wellbeing is quickly becoming a more prominent topic amongst younger consumers seeking to make the most of their money, so new solutions like the ‘Solooble’ personal financial... MORE
Employee-Focused Financial Wellness Platforms
Employee-Focused Financial Wellness Platforms
Origin Helps Companies Relieve Employee Stress
Understanding the importance of financial wellness—the need for which has only been exasperated by the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, which has directly increased the unemployment rate—Origin seeks... MORE
Top 100 Lifestyle Trends in October
Top 100 Lifestyle Trends in October
From Wellness-Focused Home Goods to Nature-Inspired Mats
The October 2020 lifestyle trends dive into the different ways that consumers elevate their daily routines through products and services that fit into their unique lives. Many of these ideas take... MORE
Hidden Fee-Free Banking Services
Hidden Fee-Free Banking Services
The 'Clair' Digital-First Bank Eliminates High Fees
Tech-savvy consumers are constantly on the hunt for cost-effective alternatives to essential services, which is exactly what the ‘Clair’ digital-first bank keeps in mind. The banking... MORE
Speedy Financial Planning Platforms
Speedy Financial Planning Platforms
'Savology' Makes Financial Planning More Accessible
The ‘Savology’ platform is a financial planning solution that aims to shake up the market by offering consumers a way to strategize their future and come up with an actionable plan to... MORE
Perk-Packed Debit Cards
Perk-Packed Debit Cards
Point Card Offers Unlimited Cash-Back and Bonus Offers
Credit card rewards are commonplace for cardholders but often aren’t accessible with debit cards, which is something the Point Card is intended to help change. The debit card aims to offer the... MORE
Affordable Plant-Based Patties
Affordable Plant-Based Patties
The Mainstream Plant-Based Patties are Competitively Priced
Although many flexitarians are open to purchasing plant-based alternatives, the cost of products like plant-based patties are sometimes significantly more than the meats they take inspiration from.... MORE