Free Education: Younger Optics x Transitions Optical Launch Seminars

Torrance, January 2016- Eye Care Professionals across America are invited to attend two new seminars hosted by Transitions Optical and Younger Optics. The seminar tour, entitled the Younger/Transitions Technology Tour, is coming to twelve cities from March to June 2016. This evening event is free to attend for optical professionals. The first … [Read more...]

The Freebie Mentality

A patient walks in and asks if you 'Can just look at my eye'  'Can you fix my glasses', all with the expectation that you should do it for free. You post a question or make a comment about it on a forums.. and the peer responses are NO.. your time is worth something..  NO don't do it.. take their insurance, NO.. they will always expect it.. NO … [Read more...]

Freebie Friday: Kodak Lens Patient Video For The Reception Room

As a benefit to independent ECPs, Signet Armorlite has produced a new waiting room video. Independent ECPs can use the video to educate and inform patients on the types of vision correction available in eyewear, as well as lens options. Benefits    Helps patients understand the value of their eyewear   Engages patients with a … [Read more...]

Freebie Friday: Webinar on Growing Your Eyecare Practice Via Facebook

Bob Main is having another free webinar on how to use Facebook for business or How To Grow Your Optical Practice Using Facebook.  Save the date on December 16, 2015. There are a variety of times available and space is limited. Sign up here For Free at ECP Web Coach … [Read more...]

Swag Steals And Deals At Vision Expo West 2015

As we get closer to VEW 15, there are tons of new products and show specials which are listed online and on the VEW app.  My Show Planner and the official mobile app now allow searches by specific fashion category: Showcasing a few choice Deals and Swag from a few of our favorite vendors. Adlens Booth #20091 FREE Education on the show … [Read more...]

Freebie Friday: Win A Trip To Vision Expo East 2016

This seems way in advance, but if you want to go to New York, you have to start September 1. Signet Armorlite is running a contest on winning a FREE trip to Vision Expo East 2016 just by dispensing Kodak Progressive Lenses. The contest runs from September 1 to December 31, 2015. To register clickKodak Lens. … [Read more...]

Swag, Steals And Deals Vision Expo West 2015

Getting ready for Vision Expo West, be sure to check out the swag,  show specials and lots of opportunities to win FREE STUFF. Ron’s Optical Booth #20110 Vision Expo West Show Special- Only available on orders placed at Vision Expo West- 10% off all premium cases. Value lines are excluded from this promo. Order must be placed at the show to … [Read more...]

What’s In The Opti-Box! FREE Stuff

A new company has sprung up out of nowhere called Opti-Box. You ask, what the hell is that! It is a new and interesting concept in which optical suppliers can reach the  eye care professional via FREE STUFF in an Opti-Box. Every month twelve boxes are filled with Ophthalmic oriented items, ranging from samples, lenses, frames, displays, … [Read more...]

Free Webinar: How To Set Up And Manage Facebook Business Pages

Bob Main is having a FREE webinair on Facebook Business Pages On Wednesday, April 29. There are 3 available times to pick from. Anyone who has questions about Facebook in General should attend this webinair.. I signed up.... and think everyone should attend. As we all know, while Facebook is not really growing in the amount of followers, it is … [Read more...]

Free Stuff: All About Vision Releases Free Patient Handout

In the spirit of holiday giving, has released a new, free patient handout for eye care practitioners. The handout, which can be customized with practice information, focuses on tips for contact lens wearers. “These are answers to questions that we see patients seeking every day,” says’s senior editor, Gary … [Read more...]

Bob Main x Eye Care Pro Bringing Internet Education For ECP’s 

Bob Main, a 35 year industry veteran recently launched the formation of, an internet education company for ECPs. In addition EyeCarePro has signed on as an educational sponsor for  ECPWebCoach is a free educational resource center where ECPs can learn about internet marketing and how to use marketing and social … [Read more...]

Free Resource For Trivex Lenses

Trivex, recently launched a community website for Trivex Lenses in the UK. While they are building a community in the UK,  it has great information for all eyecare providers in the world. This is not an 'advertising' site. It is a educational site to post questions, answer questions and keep eyecare professionals informed. UV, sports vision, … [Read more...]

Freebie Friday: Transitions Releases Free Online Education “Riding The Age Wave”

PINELLAS PARK, Fla.,  2014 – Transitions Optical, Inc. has released a poster and online education course, “Riding the Age Wave”, to help eyecare professionals educate patients on how normal healthy aging affects their vision, and to advise them on options for treatment that will restore, maintain and enhance their vision. The course, available … [Read more...]

Freebie Friday: ebook on Benchmarks Your Practice Should Monitor

Via VisionWeb: 8 Benchmarks ODs Need to Monitor in Their Practice  Are you both the doctor and CEO of your practice? Spending time on your patient’s health is important, but what about the financial health of your practice? We’ve put together the 8 most important benchmarks your practice should monitor and compare your practice’s performance … [Read more...]

Freebie Friday: Free ABO Credit Webinair on Camber Lenses

FEA Industries in conjunction with Younger is hosting a FREE ABO Webinair on Camber Lenses. The presentation will be given by David Rips, president of Younger Optics and one of my favorite people Kurt Gardner. Save the date for August 28th Guess what else.. All attendees will get a free coupon for a pair of Camber lenses. More information … [Read more...]