Study Shows Northern Virginia Adults Reticent to Seek Care for Alcohol or Drug Addiction

Inova Health System takes new steps in commitment to combat addiction and substance use disorders   FAIRFAX, Va., Sept. 16, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Today, Inova Health System released results of a new survey that showed stigma and fear as the key barriers preventing adults in Northern Virginia from seeking treatment from addiction. The survey was […]

Dominion Energy Weatherizing 40 Homes in 40 days to Commemorate 40th Anniversary of EnergyShare Program

Company’s EnergyShare program offers customers year-round assistance to pay bills, conserve energy EnergyShare has helped nearly 900,000 individuals and families since 1982 RICHMOND, Va., Sept. 14, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — This fall, Dominion Energy will provide free energy efficiency upgrades to 40 homes in 40 days to celebrate the EnergyShare program’s 40th anniversary. The program offers […]

CACI Receives $80 Million Task Order from the U.S. Army for Aerial Intelligence and Surveillance

RESTON, Va .– CACI International Inc. has been given a task order of approximately $80 million to provide mission support to the U.S Army’s Intelligence and Security Command(INSCOM) and to the 116 th Military Intelligence Brigades (MIB) as part of the Army’s Solutions for Intelligence Analysis 3 effort (SIA-3). CACI will provide tactical intelligence and analysis to support […]

EPA Selects ICF for $5.7 Billion Environmental and Climate Support Contract

FAIRFAX, Va., Aug. 24, 2022 — The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recently selected global consulting and digital services provider ICF  as an awardee under the new multiple-award Environmental, Analytical, Research, Technical, and Hybrid (EARTH) Support Services blanket purchase agreement (BPA) to provide a broad range of environmental consulting services to the Office of Air […]

Atlantic Coast Mortgage Offers Digital Home Equity Loans With Partner NFTYDoor

MCLEAN, Va., Aug. 23, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Atlantic Coast Mortgage (ACM), a mortgage lender in 24 states, is launching NFTYDoor’s home equity product to its customers.

In 2021, interest rates were under 3.0%, which led to a strong purchase market, and a historic refinance boom. Now just over the last year, interest rates have doubled, which makes cash-out refinances less economical for many homeowners.

“We are always looking for the best products for our loan officers to share with their customers,” said Patrick Collins, Chief Strategy Officer of ACM. “Homeowners need an efficient way to tap equity.”

The most common uses for home equity are home improvement, financing a car or tuition, and debt consolidation from high APR consumer loans or credit cards. Understanding the significant value equity offers to homeowners is why ACM has chosen to incorporate NFTYDoor into their evolving line of product offerings to allow homeowners the ability to leverage their tappable equity to increase both their short and long-term financial goals.

“ACM is a strong brand with loyal customers, which is why our platform is a perfect fit for them,” said Mark Schacknies, CEO and Co-Founder of NFTYDoor. “The efficiency of our application and underwriting not only lead to a better customer experience but also provides a timely program for our partner.”

Utilizing NFTYDoor, homeowners can access $25,000 to $250,000 of their home’s equity with a 25-year fixed-rate term after completing a simple digital application. The underwriting, closing, funding, and servicing process is fully digital. 

About Atlantic Coast Mortgage

ACM, a Virginia limited liability company and licensed mortgage lender headquartered in Fairfax, Virginia, is primarily engaged in the origination of 1-4 family residential mortgage loans and construction loans. ACM was founded in 2011 and is led by a team of seasoned mortgage professionals, including the Chief Executive Officer, Timur Tunador, who is a founder of ACM and has almost 30 years of mortgage banking experience. ACM is headquartered and licensed in the Commonwealth of Virginia and is also licensed in 23 other states. Including its headquarters in Fairfax, VA, ACM currently has 15 branches located in Virginia, Maryland, the District of Columbia, Florida, North Carolina, and South Carolina. 

About NFTYDoor LLC

Virginia-based NFTYDoor LLC, a digital mortgage lender (NMLS 2324343), provides home equity loans via bank and non-bank lender partners. NFTYDoor is licensed in Virginia, Maryland, DC, Illinois, and Florida, with plans to go nationwide in its first year of operation.

NFTYDoor Media Contact
Mark Schacknies, CEO
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Skintap Introduces the New Era of Convenient, Personalized Dermatology

Like having a board-certified dermatologist in your pocket, get customized treatment, referrals, or doctor-developed products – all just a “tap” away!

FAIRFAX, Va., Aug. 19, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Your skin is as unique as your fingerprint – tap into your best complexion with the help of Skintap, where virtual access to expert insight from a board-certified dermatologist is just a “tap” away. Founded by a team of experienced doctors who believe great skincare is not one-size-fits-all, the versatile platform provides a streamlined way to get faster, more personalized, prescription-grade treatment for a wide variety of aesthetic challenges.

Experience the new era of dermatology and join hundreds of Skintap patients who have seen real, life-changing results. Co-founders Dr. Saurabh Singh, MD, Dr. Morgana Colombo, MD, FAAD, Dr. Mamina Turegano, MD, FAAD, and business strategist William Giandoni bring together the best elements of new telehealth technologies to create a convenient, patient-first approach to providing the highest quality virtual dermatology care.

Patients are using Skintap to get faster referrals for the most advanced cosmetic medical treatments – including Botox, fillers, microdermabrasion, and more. Patients can also receive a personalized skincare routine that addresses a wide range of skin concerns, including acne, hair loss, hyperpigmentation, hyperhidrosis, rosacea, herpes, and wrinkles/aging. The four-step care process is simple and intuitive:

  1. BOOK your visit and match up with a Skintap board-certified dermatologist
  2. ANSWER specific skincare and medical questions before the consult.
  3. DISCOVER your personalized treatment plan
  4. GET prescriptions/skincare items directly to your door (for free!) 

Skintap empowers patients to look and feel their very best with personalized treatment plans from a hand-picked team of doctors with over 50 years of combined experience. From your device, to doctor, to front door, book and enjoy a virtual appointment with a top-rated, board-certified dermatologist from the comfort of home or anywhere you roam, plus shop the complete Vidaderma line of doctor-developed skincare featuring pure, holistic ingredients.

Doctors are currently licensed to prescribe in NY, MD, VA, FL, LA, AZ, CO, OH, and Washington, D.C.

About Skintap:

Founded by Dr. Saurabh Singh, MD, Dr. Morgana Colombo, MD, FAAD, Dr. Mamina Turegano, MD, FAAD, and business strategist William Giandoni, Skintap is the new era of dermatology. Through the convenience of an all-in-one online platform, faster access to a team of board-certified professionals is just a “tap” away. With more than 50 years of combined experience, the top-rated team of Skintap doctors can provide a complete menu of personalized treatments and services that achieve visible, prescription-grade results for patients. Get referrals for the most advanced cosmetic medical treatments, including Botox, fillers, microdermabrasion, and more. Plus, get a personalized skincare routine for a wide range of skin concerns, including acne, hair loss, hyperpigmentation, hyperhidrosis, rosacea, herpes, and wrinkles/aging – with any prescribed products shipped directly to your doorstep for FREE. Also, shop the VidaDerma line of doctor-developed skincare featuring pure, holistic ingredients. Book a visit and view the full-service menu at Follow @skintap_official on Instagram for announcements, real patient results, product updates, and more. Skintap – Tap into your best skin.

Media Contact:
Jessica Kopach
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Fairfax County Police Deploy Axon’s My90 Feedback Tool To Collect Confidential Feedback

First Major City Chief’s Association member to deploy Axon’s My90 platform to collect confidential feedback from community members Axon, the global leader in connected public safety technologies, today announced Fairfax County Police Department (FCPD), a Major City Chief’s Association member, is utilizing Axon’s latest community engagement tool, My90, as a part of a collaborative partnership. My90 […]