Today's Consumer Headlines
Decisive Latino has learned that Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius recently announced new funding to help more uninsured Americans enroll in new health insurance coverage options made available by the Affordable Care Act. Approximately $150 million will help community health centers provide in-person enrollment assistance to uninsured individuals... Read More
Chris Michael Mendoza, a Decisive Latino expert since 2009, has been promoted to Vice President of Multicultural Market Development at Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Company (MassMutual). Mendoza, who reports to John Chandler, Senior Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer for MassMutual, is responsible for leading a team of professionals who specialize... Read More
Today, the U.S. Senators joined with the National Latino Children's Institute and families across the country to celebrate El Día de los Niños, a day that recognizes the importance of investing in the nation's children as the country's future. This year marks the 15th year of commemorating this day. It... Read More
Decisive Latino has learned that the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is using all available tools at its disposal to ensure that dietary supplements containing a stimulant called dimethylamylamine (DMAA) are no longer distributed and available for sale to consumers in the marketplace. The ingredient, DMAA, is most commonly used in... Read More
GMC (siglas de “General Motors Company”) es una división de la General Motors, fundada en 1901 por Max Grabowski y comprada por la misma General Motors en 1909. La compañía nació como General Motors Truck Company, derivándose en GMC Truck o, simplemente, GMC. En 1916, una camioneta GMC cruzó el país... Read More
Decisive Latino has just learned that Fred M. Diaz has been named to the newly formed position of divisional vice president, Nissan Sales & Marketing, Nissan U.S., reporting to José Muñoz, senior vice president, Sales & Marketing, Customer Quality and Dealer Network Development, Nissan Americas. Most recently, Diaz was president... Read More
Decisive Latino is happy to report that, as part of the National Park Service’s mission to tell the full story of America’s history, the Service is releasing the “American Latinos and the Making of the United States: A Theme Study,” which focuses on the contributions of Latinos to our national... Read More
Positioned at the top of the Toyota car line-up, the Avalon offers full-size comfort and versatility. At the regional launch of the all-new 2013 Avalon, the sedan revealed unexpected surprises from a normally predictable segment. For starters, it has an all-new look that shows Toyota’s commitment to push the design envelope,... Read More
Comcast executive vice president David L. Cohen recently announced details about the Second Annual Internet Essentials Progress Report, which features key milestones for the program as well as a number of program enhancements and a new award designed to honor top-performing school districts. Internet Essentials is the nation’s largest, most... Read More
Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Kathleen Sebelius announced today that about 71 million Americans in private health insurance plans received at least one free preventive health care service, such as a mammogram or flu shot, in 2011 and 2012 because of the Affordable Care Act. The new data was... Read More
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A one-week test drive is good, but three months to evaluate a vehicle is certainly better. The 90 days I spent in the Mazda3 last year, revealed its quirks and perks in greater detail. Specifically, I drove was the 2012 Mazda3...
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It turns out thirteen is a lucky number for Hyundai’s Genesis sport coupe. For 2013, the fastback has been reworked a bit to freshen it up after five years on the market (introduced in Korea in 2008, the Genesis Coupe is...
For 2013, the Hyundai Santa Fe takes on a dual role in the Korean automaker’s burgeoning North American lineup. Several months ago at the media event marking the introduction of Hyundai’s 2012 Azera, we asked Hyundai Motor America CEO John...
Adjusting to market demands, Jaguar recently premiered its all-new, all-wheel drive (AWD) technology on the 2013 XJ and XF sedans. Launched in Montreal, Canada and surrounding areas, the weather included rain and snow flurries, generally a disaster for most car launches...