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Sep 19, 2019, 13:00 ET The housing cycle is likely past its peak, but market outlook remains positive

Data from the latest Health of Housing Markets Report (HoHM Report) from Nationwide Economics says that, while housing fundamentals are still in good ...


Sep 18, 2019, 09:00 ET Nationwide and BlueVine Announce Finalists in $100,000 "Pitch To Win" Contest

Access to sufficient capital is critical for small business owners looking to take their companies to the next level. After sifting through thousands ...


Sep 12, 2019, 10:00 ET Nationwide Launches New Commercial Digital Storefront, Transforming Small Business Protection Experience

As technology continues to influence consumer and commercial needs, digital enablement is critical for providing speed and ease of conducting...


Sep 05, 2019, 16:00 ET Younger adults taking "risky" actions to save on health care costs, while older adults worry about an unexpected decline in health

When it comes to health care costs both younger and older adults are concerned over costs right now as well as in the future. New survey data from...


Aug 28, 2019, 15:00 ET Nationwide® Reveals the Wackiest Pet Names of 2019

DJ Skribbles and Bits and Jean Clawed Van Damme earned the distinction of owning the Wackiest Pet Names of the year. DJ Skribbles and Bits nosed out...


Aug 14, 2019, 16:52 ET Nationwide now offers advisors customized digital annuity product kits

Often, less is more. Advisors now have the ability to deliver a custom experience for their clients tailored for what they are purchasing....


Aug 08, 2019, 10:00 ET Biggest Cyber-Blind Spot for Small Business Owners? Remote Workers

As work-life and technology continue to evolve, a growing number of small business owners find themselves adopting remote work policies or "WFH"...


Jul 31, 2019, 14:00 ET Nationwide Deepens Relationship With VitusVet

Pet owners with a sick pet want nothing more than to get their furry family member healthy again…and fast. When VitusVet introduced their smartphone...


Jul 24, 2019, 15:15 ET Eric Stevenson to lead Nationwide's retirement plans business

Eric Stevenson will be the next leader of Nationwide's retirement plans business. Stevenson steps into the role succeeding John Carter, who was...


Jul 15, 2019, 09:06 ET 34 Steps Toward Zero Lives Lost

Every time farmers and grain handlers step into a grain bin to remove clumped or rotting grain, they risk their lives. It only takes seconds to be...


Jul 10, 2019, 11:45 ET Nationwide Names John Carter as Financial Services President-Elect

John Carter has been named as the President and Chief Operating Officer-elect of Nationwide's financial services business lines, effective...


Jul 10, 2019, 10:00 ET Business Owners Combating Distracted Driving with Telematics Technology

Business owners who put quite a bit of trust in the hands of their fleet drivers to deliver on time and protect their vehicles hope something else...


Jul 08, 2019, 09:36 ET New digital customer interview part of Nationwide's life insurance transformation for advisors and clients

Nationwide now has a new digital customer interview that is a key component of a multi-year investment designed to transform, enhance and simplify...


Jul 08, 2019, 08:52 ET Need for Speed-to-Market Driving Nationwide Platform, Powered by Bold Penguin

Business owners are in rapid-fire operational mode to expand and grow in today's competitive environment. Successful insurance agents in turn are...


Jun 24, 2019, 11:33 ET The outlook for the U.S. housing market hits its highest point in three years

Last year's sales slowdown, combined with the decidedly mixed data through the first half of 2019, certainly suggested that housing had passed its...


Jun 19, 2019, 09:41 ET Nationwide introduces Nationwide Peak® 5 fixed indexed annuity

Nationwide announced today it has added a new fixed indexed annuity (FIA), Nationwide Peak® 5, to offer clients additional ways to maintain principal ...


Jun 11, 2019, 09:01 ET National Take Your Dog to Work Day is June 21

With National Take Your Dog to Work Day® slated for its 21st annual renewal on June 21, many companies will offer employees the opportunity to bring...


Jun 05, 2019, 14:43 ET Nationwide Announces Kirt Walker CEO-Elect

Kirt Walker has been named Chief Executive Officer-elect of Nationwide. He will assume the top leadership role at the Columbus, Ohio-based insurance...


May 21, 2019, 08:32 ET Pets: What is the most popular puppy name in your state?

Among our nation's puppies, Luna is the most popular name for dogs under two years old, according to Nationwide, the first and largest provider of...


May 13, 2019, 10:59 ET Nationwide's CareMatters® II makes long-term care coverage more accessible

Many of us may need long-term care (LTC) at some point during our lives and hope to remain where we're most comfortable should we ever need care. To...


May 08, 2019, 09:59 ET Future retirees overestimate how much they will receive in Social Security benefits

When it comes to Social Security, there is a lot that America's workers nearing retirement don't know. Future retirees expect to receive $1,805 a...


May 06, 2019, 09:38 ET Small business owners can win up to $100,000 courtesy of Nationwide and BlueVine

Small business owners: How would you take your company to new heights if you had an extra $100,000? Nationwide and BlueVine just unveiled a new small ...


May 02, 2019, 09:00 ET Nationwide Joins Construction Leaders to Prevent Most Common and Costly Causes of Claims

Business owners in construction-related companies know that falls in the workplace have a ripple effect of difficult impacts. Since many businesses...


Apr 24, 2019, 08:32 ET Taking your pet on vacation: travel hazards and safety tips revealed

Each year millions of pets accompany their families on vacation, and with summer approaching, Nationwide reminds pet lovers that the key to safe...


Apr 23, 2019, 09:30 ET Nationwide to enhance its wealth management lending solutions through Supernova technology

In today's rapid pace of business transactions, advisors need quick and easy access to securities-backed lending products for their clients for...