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HealthCompare Commits as First Sponsor for World Fitness Day
Apr 30, 2010 (03:04 PM EDT)


Company Proudly Supports Initiative For Global Health And Fitness

ORANGE, Calif., April 30 /PRNewswire/ -- HealthCompare, a Word & Brown Company, today announced its continuous commitment to the health industry through the sponsorship of World Fitness Day, taking place on May 1st at Atlanta's Georgia Dome. As the first sponsor to sign on, HealthCompare is proud to team up with Jane Fonda to promote the benefits and importance of good health and personal wellness.

The partnership between the organizations arose because of their common interest in the support and commitment of individual and family health. HealthCompare serves as a unique online platform to help individuals and families connect with affordable health plans and alternatives to COBRA. The company offers access to hundreds of plans across the nation, aiming to transform consumer choice into confident decisions.

"John and Rusty, the owners of The Word and Brown Companies, have given us a real gift with HealthCompare.com. This is a wonderful tool to make it easier to know exactly what health plan we need, so we only spend what we have to and not a penny more. Thanks, guys, for supporting World Fitness Day!" notes Jane Fonda, Actress, Author, Philanthropist, Fitness Icon and Founder of World Fitness Day.

HealthCompare matches individuals and families with a variety of insurance plans that fit their needs and budgets. Just as one would search for the best price for their auto or home insurance, users simply enter their information and receive instant quotes online to find the best local plan to meet their health insurance needs.  

"HealthCompare is committed to having people take essential steps today that are needed for a healthier tomorrow," said Kathy Feeny, Senior Vice President of HealthCompare. "A healthy lifestyle -- including increased physical activity -- leads to better health. In addition, improving one's overall health through prevention and education can save people money, and lengthen their lives, in the long run."

About HealthCompare Insurance Services, Inc.

HealthCompare, a Word & Brown Company, was developed in late 2009 to help individuals and families easily research, compare, buy and enroll in the right health insurance plan at the right price online. Working closely with brokers and national insurance companies, HealthCompare offers individuals free, accurate and customized health insurance quotes and personal assistance in finding and selecting the right program to fit their needs.

About The Word & Brown Companies

The Word & Brown Companies, headquartered in Orange, California, provides services through more than 50,000 brokers to nearly 60,000 employers with more than 6 million eligible employees. During a span of more than 25 years, The Word & Brown Companies has become the nation's recognized leader in developing and offering innovative technology, health benefit plan models, and sophisticated employee benefits services to companies of all sizes.

The Word & Brown Companies include:

Word & Brown® General Agency, the leader in developing and distributing health benefit plan models and solutions to licensed brokers in California and Nevada; CHOICE Administrators®, the nation's only private health insurance exchange administering healthcare programs for more than 10,000 employers covering as many as 200,000 members since 1996; CONEXIS, the nation's oldest and most trusted employee benefits administrator, providing COBRA/HIPAA, FSA, Commuter Benefits, and Direct Bill services to thousands of clients nationwide; Quotit® Corporation, the leading Internet application service provider for the health insurance and employee benefits industry; and HealthCompare, an innovative and personal approach to helping individuals and families easily research, compare, buy and enroll in the right health insurance plan at the right price online.

About World Fitness Day

World Fitness Day is a strategic initiative using fun, high energy, entertainment and celebrities -- and bringing together thousands of participants to raise awareness for a common goal -- healthy lifestyles.  The World Fitness Day 2010 event was conceived by Jane Fonda to celebrate the benefits of good health and to focus attention on the important role of health and wellness in the prevention of teen pregnancy, a cause which Fonda has championed for 16 years.  The World Fitness Day 2010 workout will benefit the Georgia Campaign for Adolescent Pregnancy Prevention (G-CAPP).

Media Contact -- HealthCompare

Media Contact -- World Fitness Day

Sana Javaid

Ellen Adair Wyche

Krupp Kommunications

The Wyche Group

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