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What Is Business Interruption Insurance? WHAT IS BUSINESS INTERRUPTION INSURANCE?

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Nov 21, 2019

Business interruption insurance helps replace lost income and pay for extra expenses when a business is affected by a covered peril. Business interruption coverage (sometimes called business income coverage) is typically part of a business owners insurance policy. Read on to learn how business inter...

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Trends affecting life insurance performance TRENDS AFFECTING LIFE INSURANCE PERFORMANCE

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Nov 20, 2019

KPMG's National Insurance Sector Leader, David Kells, talks about the trends affecting life insurance performance.

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Intelligence AI for Insurance INTELLIGENCE AI FOR INSURANCE

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Nov 19, 2019

The insurance industry continues to undergo significant transformation, with new technologies, business models, competitors, and more demanding customers This video will present how TIBCO helps Insurers to innovate and accelerate operations with the latest AI technology

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Car Insurance - Recommendations for Business Owners CAR INSURANCE - RECOMMENDATIONS FOR BUSINESS OWNERS

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Nov 18, 2019

Your car is an asset, and as such, it should be protected, by law in some cases, by insurance against it and third parties. Justin goes over the basics of Auto Insurance: bodily injury, property damage, uninsured motorists, medical and collision coverage, and all the add-ons that to consider when ta...

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Future of Claims Intake for Insurance? FUTURE OF CLAIMS INTAKE FOR INSURANCE?

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Nov 18, 2019

The benefits of advanced claims intake for commercial insurance can seem obscure, cloaked in a mix of digital hype and theory. It’s not surprising that until recently it’s been hard to win buy-in from business leaders to move toward optimizing claims intake. But consider this concrete id...

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Strategies to Successfully Harness AI’s Impact on the Insurance Industry STRATEGIES TO SUCCESSFULLY HARNESS AI’S IMPACT ON THE INSURANCE INDUSTRY

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Nov 18, 2019

The insurance industry is currently undergoing an important evolution. Over the next five years, artificial intelligence will affect the whole value chain from marketing and distribution, underwriting and pricing, to claims management — driving new customer experiences, products, and operating...

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How to choose the right medical insurance plan for you? HOW TO CHOOSE THE RIGHT MEDICAL INSURANCE PLAN FOR YOU?

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Nov 18, 2019

Plans that are backed by medical network typically offer an extensive list of doctors and hospitals for you to choose from. Some even support cashless hospital discharge. So make the right selection, for your full satisfaction.

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5 Emerging Trends for Insurance in 2020 5 EMERGING TRENDS FOR INSURANCE IN 2020

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Nov 14, 2019

When it comes to implementing new technology, the insurance industry is rarely considered an early adopter. However, insurance companies have been taking early strides, somewhat in a migratory manner, to adapt to technology advances to help better run operations, improve underwriting and risk manage...

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Three Life Insurance Solutions for the American Digital Nomads THREE LIFE INSURANCE SOLUTIONS FOR THE AMERICAN DIGITAL NOMADS

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Nov 14, 2019

Are you a U.S. ex-pat traveling the world, or living abroad and working remotely? Exciting lifestyle, but… do you know if your life insurance is covering you while out of the country? Pretty dry stuff considering the lifestyle you’ve chosen, however, if you have life insurance that mean...

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Perils of the open office PERILS OF THE OPEN OFFICE

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Nov 13, 2019

Open offices are often loud, chaotic, and full of distractions that keep your team from getting work done. That’s where we come in, with solutions that avert open office perils. Open offices are often loud, chaotic, and full of distractions that keep your team from getting work done. That&rsqu...

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4 Ways to Speed Up the Insurance Restoration Process 4 WAYS TO SPEED UP THE INSURANCE RESTORATION PROCESS

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Nov 12, 2019

The busy season for insurance restoration can be a chaotic time. Work starts coming in all at once, and your crews are juggling multiple projects. Meanwhile, your field team is trying to close more sales, meet with more homeowners and get paid quickly. This hectic period is no time for delays or slo...

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Making Space for Innovation at Insurers MAKING SPACE FOR INNOVATION AT INSURERS

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Nov 12, 2019

Innovation means experimentation, and it can be hard to get a budget approved to spend hundreds of thousands of dollars to potentially fail and get nothing from the investment. Some carriers have “free money to experiment,” and others have found that establishing governance and defining ...

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Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Emerging Business Models in Insurance ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE (AI) AND EMERGING BUSINESS MODELS IN INSURANCE

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Nov 12, 2019

Artificial Intelligence (AI) poses fundamental questions for the insurance industry. How do AI and other forces shape the insurance industry? Can AI be used defensively by incumbent firms or is it purely a disruptive force exploited by new entrants? Loughborough University and Willis Towers Watson a...

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POLY HELPS EMPOWER CONTACT CENTER WORKERS POLY HELPS EMPOWER CONTACT CENTER WORKERS

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Nov 11, 2019

It’s a well-documented trend that the rise of digital channels such as webchat, apps, FAQs, etc., has led to a change in the way contact centers handle interactions. The routine, “easy” interactions are now handled by self-service channels. Deflecting these low-value interactions h...

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Term Insurance: Benefits Explained TERM INSURANCE: BENEFITS EXPLAINED

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Nov 11, 2019

In this video we have explained various benefits of Term Insurance. Term insurance plan will help you make sure that in your absence your family is protected. Term insurance plans are much easier to understand than insurance plans such as endowment policies, which combines risk cover with savings.

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How technology, data and AI will completely change insurance HOW TECHNOLOGY, DATA AND AI WILL COMPLETELY CHANGE INSURANCE

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Nov 11, 2019

The potential of AI for insurance is enormous, especially as many insurance processes are data-intensive and often repetitive. Many customer inquiries, claim reports or data analyses could theoretically be standardized and automated - ideal prerequisites for using intelligent machines. Smart algorit...

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How Business Owners Package (BOP) Insurance Can Save You Money HOW BUSINESS OWNERS PACKAGE (BOP) INSURANCE CAN SAVE YOU MONEY

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Nov 11, 2019

Business owners package (BOP) insurance gives you several different insurance products rolled into one. Eligibility for this type of package can vary among providers. Purchasing BOP insurance can save your business money, as it is typically sold at a premium less than the total cost of individual co...

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Cargo Insurance Vs. Wholesalers & Distributors Insurance CARGO INSURANCE VS. WHOLESALERS & DISTRIBUTORS INSURANCE

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Nov 10, 2019

Cargo insurance is not the same thing as wholesalers and distributors insurance. If your business is a wholesaler or distributor that ships cargo, you may need both types of insurance. Our experienced agent can review your business policies with you to help ensure you have the coverage you need at t...

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What is Key Person Insurance? WHAT IS KEY PERSON INSURANCE?

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Nov 06, 2019

What is Key Person insurance?  If you have a key person with your company that you cannot afford not to lose due to death, disability or critical illness, because it would cause significant financial risk and disruption to the company, consider key personal insurance.

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The benefits and limitations of small business insurance THE BENEFITS AND LIMITATIONS OF SMALL BUSINESS INSURANCE

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Nov 06, 2019

Small business insurance can help you comply with state laws, protect your employees, and win more clients. There are numerous examples of small businesses that have experienced significant troubles by failing to insure themselves, not buying enough insurance, or getting the wrong type of coverage. ...

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Ways to Choose the Right Advertising Method for Your Insurance Business! WAYS TO CHOOSE THE RIGHT ADVERTISING METHOD FOR YOUR INSURANCE BUSINESS!

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Nov 04, 2019

Insurers need to have the right advertising strategy in place to reach their target audience.  In this video get to know how to choose the right advertising strategy for your business to yield maximum ROI!

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Life insurance in a digital world LIFE INSURANCE IN A DIGITAL WORLD

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Nov 02, 2019

Life insurance in a digital world requires innovation, flexibility, resiliency and transformation. DXC Assure for Life and Wealth — the enabling solution for digital transformation.

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Surviving a Disaster: Business Insurance Claims for Wildfire Damage SURVIVING A DISASTER: BUSINESS INSURANCE CLAIMS FOR WILDFIRE DAMAGE

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Nov 01, 2019

Wildfire season has arrived this year in full force. Several fires remain uncontained in California, from the Getty Fire in Los Angeles County to the Hillside blaze in San Bernadino. With weather reports calling for more high winds in the areas, firefighters will be working around-the-clock to attem...

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Why You Need Business Insurance WHY YOU NEED BUSINESS INSURANCE

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Oct 31, 2019

Businesses buy business insurance to help them cover the costs incurred from liability claims and property damage. A business owner without adequate coverage may have to pay for legal claims and costly damages out-of-pocket. Depending on how the severity of the incident, a company may end up going o...

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Insurance Best Practices: Go Digital to Streamline Operations INSURANCE BEST PRACTICES: GO DIGITAL TO STREAMLINE OPERATIONS

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Oct 24, 2019

Customer expectations are higher than ever in the insurance industry, as are the stakes for insurers. They’re faced with the reality that survival depends on how quickly they abandon their business-asusual approach in favor of a more customer-centric mindset. Indeed, today’s insurance cu...

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Innovations in Corporate Income Tax Technology INNOVATIONS IN CORPORATE INCOME TAX TECHNOLOGY

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Oct 24, 2019

From enhancing compliance to optimizing data to elevating strategy, the latest innovations in corporate income tax technology deliver both timely and accurate tax returns and the opportunity to provide highly strategic tax support. Download the following white paper from Thomson Reuters to discover ...

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The Future of Tax Departments: Dissecting the Democratization of Technology, the Rise of the Taxologist, and the Impact of Open Platforms THE FUTURE OF TAX DEPARTMENTS: DISSECTING THE DEMOCRATIZATION OF TECHNOLOGY, THE RISE OF THE TAXOLOGIST, AND THE IMPACT OF OPEN PLATFORMS

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Oct 24, 2019

Corporate tax departments are grappling with enormous change on several fronts, much of it driven by dramatic improvements in new and better technology platforms. The pressure to adapt has never been greater, and the consequences of falling behind have never been more punishing. Download the latest ...

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Innovations in Corporate Income Tax Technology INNOVATIONS IN CORPORATE INCOME TAX TECHNOLOGY

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Oct 24, 2019

From enhancing compliance to optimizing data to elevating strategy, the latest innovations in corporate income tax technology deliver both timely and accurate tax returns and the opportunity to provide highly strategic tax support. Download the following white paper from Thomson Reuters to discover ...

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The Future of Tax Departments: Dissecting the Democratization of Technology, the Rise of the Taxologist, and the Impact of Open Platforms THE FUTURE OF TAX DEPARTMENTS: DISSECTING THE DEMOCRATIZATION OF TECHNOLOGY, THE RISE OF THE TAXOLOGIST, AND THE IMPACT OF OPEN PLATFORMS

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Oct 24, 2019

Corporate tax departments are grappling with enormous change on several fronts, much of it driven by dramatic improvements in new and better technology platforms. The pressure to adapt has never been greater, and the consequences of falling behind have never been more punishing. Download the latest ...

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BUILDING MORE PRODUCTIVITY INTO OUR HEADSETS WITH AMAZON ALEXA AND TILE BUILDING MORE PRODUCTIVITY INTO OUR HEADSETS WITH AMAZON ALEXA AND TILE

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Oct 23, 2019

If you’re like me, one of the first things you do when you leave the house in the morning is put on your headset. I may be joining a meeting, calling a friend, getting coffee – sometimes all three – before I even set foot in the office. When I get to work, I’m collaborating w...

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Can Tesla Really Deliver On Its Promise Of Cheaper Car Insurance? CAN TESLA REALLY DELIVER ON ITS PROMISE OF CHEAPER CAR INSURANCE?

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Oct 23, 2019

Insuring any premium luxury car can prove expensive. How about a state-of-the-art battery-electric car with innovative technology? Tesla has made it clear that at least some insurance companies may be charging a high premium for folks to insure its vehicles. The solution? Tesla has decided to b...

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POLY STUDIO IS NOW CERTIFIED FOR MICROSOFT TEAMS POLY STUDIO IS NOW CERTIFIED FOR MICROSOFT TEAMS

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Oct 22, 2019

It seems like every photo shown of a business in action these days features a bunch of people in a huddle room, looking productive – just like our own Poly beauty shot below. But the technology that is IN the room really matters most to the people who are joining remotely – the people NO...

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Renters Insurance: What You Need to Know RENTERS INSURANCE: WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW

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Oct 22, 2019

No one really sits around thinking about what kind of insurance is lacking in their lives. But if you're renting your home, whether it's an apartment or house, consider getting renters insurance. Based on the average cost from the National Insurance Commission, the average yearly cost comes ...

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These are the top 10 reinsurance companies in the world THESE ARE THE TOP 10 REINSURANCE COMPANIES IN THE WORLD

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Oct 22, 2019

The world’s top 10 reinsurance companies accounted for just over two-thirds of gross written premium in the global non-life reinsurance market in 2018, according to global credit rating agency AM Best.Munich Reinsurance Company narrowly beat Swiss Re Ltd. to the top spot for gross premium writ...

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Which US property/casualty insurance lines have seen premium growth in 2019? WHICH US PROPERTY/CASUALTY INSURANCE LINES HAVE SEEN PREMIUM GROWTH IN 2019?

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Oct 18, 2019

The US property / casualty (P&C) insurance industry is on its way to achieving a full-year 2019 combined ratio of just below 100%, according to market intelligence and analytics firm, S&P Global. In its ‘2019 US Property and Casualty Insurance Market Report’, S&P Global proje...

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Who has the best cheap car insurance in Georgia? WHO HAS THE BEST CHEAP CAR INSURANCE IN GEORGIA?

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Oct 16, 2019

Finding cheap car insurance in Georgia can take some persistence. Costs vary from one insurer to the next, sometimes by a wide margin, which is why shopping around and comparing several quotes is worth your time. Georgia Farm Bureau had the cheapest rates we found for good drivers with good credit, ...

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The Impact of AI on Insurance THE IMPACT OF AI ON INSURANCE

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Oct 08, 2019

Historically, the insurance industry has been reluctant to change long established business models in the face of wider technological progress. However, the relationship between insurance and technology has changed more recently, as insurtech has huge potential to transform business models.

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How to lower your medical insurance costs! HOW TO LOWER YOUR MEDICAL INSURANCE COSTS!

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Sep 26, 2019

Here are some ways to lower your medical insurance costs plus a free book on Health insurance!

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Errors and Omissions (E&O) Liability Insurance and How It Can Protect Your Business ERRORS AND OMISSIONS (E&O) LIABILITY INSURANCE AND HOW IT CAN PROTECT YOUR BUSINESS

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Sep 25, 2019

Errors and Omissions (E&O) Insurance, also known as Professional Liability Insurance, can be somewhat cumbersome to understand, but we hope this blog guides you in the right direction to break down the complexities of it so you and your business are properly covered. Here's a breakdown of th...

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Best Car Insurance Companies of 2019 BEST CAR INSURANCE COMPANIES OF 2019

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Sep 25, 2019

If you drive a vehicle, you need car insurance. Regardless of where you live, car insurance is a no-brainer investment that will save you thousands in the long run since it protects you from paying huge sums out-of-pocket in exchange for a relatively small monthly premium. Of course, not all car ins...

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Additional Business Insurance Your Company May Need ADDITIONAL BUSINESS INSURANCE YOUR COMPANY MAY NEED

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Sep 24, 2019

Along with the main types of Business Insurance, there are some selective insurances that may be necessary for you to have for your business. Justin goes over a few of the most common additional insurances that a business owner might need. 

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Digital Transformation – The Future of Insurance Industry DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION – THE FUTURE OF INSURANCE INDUSTRY

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Sep 24, 2019

According to PwC’s 22nd Annual Global CEO Survey, the insurance companies are more receptive to the technological changes in recent times. Adapting to the changing technological advances in the current global scenario is inevitable and had become imperative for insurance companies to keep up w...

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How much does insurance cost for construction and contracting businesses? HOW MUCH DOES INSURANCE COST FOR CONSTRUCTION AND CONTRACTING BUSINESSES?

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Sep 24, 2019

Many variables contribute to the cost of construction business insurance, including your type of work and where you operate. Cost estimates are sourced from policies purchased by Insureon customers. Construction and contracting businesses pay a median premium of less than $70 per month, or $825 per ...

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Why is having an Umbrella Insurance Policy important? WHY IS HAVING AN UMBRELLA INSURANCE POLICY IMPORTANT?

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Sep 23, 2019

An umbrella insurance policy gives you an extra layer of protection that fills in the gaps where your other insurance policies end or where standard insurance coverage may not provide enough liability limits to cover a claim. Trusted Choice independent insurance agents contact multiple insurance com...

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Trends in insurance, with Caribou Honig TRENDS IN INSURANCE, WITH CARIBOU HONIG

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Sep 23, 2019

In this episode of the Accenture Insurance Influencers podcast, InsureTech Connect’s Caribou Honig explains how insurtech is upending the customer experience; how data is enabling new risks, businesses and operating models—and why insurers should aspire to be dentists, not toothbrushes.

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How Can Data Analytics Help Insurance Companies Perform Better? HOW CAN DATA ANALYTICS HELP INSURANCE COMPANIES PERFORM BETTER?

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Sep 21, 2019

It is the question that has already been asked after it was on everybody’s mind for a long time. How can big data help insurance companies – a heavily regulated sector in India and everywhere else in the world – and make them perform better? Especially when it comes to preventing f...

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What WHAT'S THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN THE LIFE INSURANCE POLICY OWNER AND INSURED?

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Sep 20, 2019

Who is the life insurance policy owner? What do they do? What is the role of the insured? Jeanna and Natasha from Quotacy discuss the different roles of life insurance policy parties.

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5 Benefits of Security Ratings for Insurance Underwriting 5 BENEFITS OF SECURITY RATINGS FOR INSURANCE UNDERWRITING

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Sep 19, 2019

Many underwriters today offer cyber insurance, designed to protect businesses from the effects of cyberattacks and data breaches. Cyber insurance is a relatively new area, and underwriters are always looking for ways to better understand cyber risk. The goal, as with all types of insurance, is to ma...

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Digital Insurance: Technologies and Strategies Driving Insurance into the Connected Age DIGITAL INSURANCE: TECHNOLOGIES AND STRATEGIES DRIVING INSURANCE INTO THE CONNECTED AGE

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Sep 19, 2019

The ability to accurately discern the past and predict the future based on nothing but data points and the experience of actuaries and adjusters has served the industry well up to now. Insurance is, after all, a multi-billion-dollar, truly global industry. While this remains the case, the landscape ...

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Steps to Follow While Buying Car Insurance STEPS TO FOLLOW WHILE BUYING CAR INSURANCE

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Sep 19, 2019

Here is a step by step guide you can follow when you want to buy insurance for your car. We’ve encapsulated all this in an Infographic so you can get the full gist as vividly as possible.

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3 Fundamentals of Insurance Data-Driven Marketing 3 FUNDAMENTALS OF INSURANCE DATA-DRIVEN MARKETING

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Sep 19, 2019

Marketers have invested in and leveraged data-driven marketing for decades. But it’s still a challenge for most. The key question is: Why? We worked in partnership with Savanta, specialists in market research and data collection, and interviewed senior marketers, data influencers and decision-...

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Is employer-sponsored insurance really a good deal for workers? IS EMPLOYER-SPONSORED INSURANCE REALLY A GOOD DEAL FOR WORKERS?

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Sep 19, 2019

In a great historical irony, the evident faults of employer-sponsored insurance are helping fuel a new appetite for Medicare-for-all, a single-payer system where everybody gets health coverage from the government. But the work-based system, for all its flaws, could also be the biggest barrier to ena...

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NextWave Insurance: personal lines and small commercial NEXTWAVE INSURANCE: PERSONAL LINES AND SMALL COMMERCIAL

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Sep 18, 2019

These profound changes, as well as industry-specific trends, present unique opportunities for insurers with a clear plan for the future. The industry has many strengths to leverage, including strong capital positions, decades of risk and claims data, many well-known brands, and a profitable customer...

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Why Every Parent Needs Life Insurance WHY EVERY PARENT NEEDS LIFE INSURANCE

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Sep 18, 2019

A story about the loss of a friend of mine and the importance of why young parents NEEDS life insurance.

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Can S Corporations Offer Health Insurance to Employees? CAN S CORPORATIONS OFFER HEALTH INSURANCE TO EMPLOYEES?

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Sep 18, 2019

Group health insurance often seems more affordable for larger companies. According to Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) stats cited by Fundera, 88% of employers with more than 500 employees offer health insurance, while only 55% of employers with fewer than 100 employees offer these benefits. Under t...

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SAP S/4HANA 1809 Product Launch Video with Bert Schulze SAP S/4HANA 1809 PRODUCT LAUNCH VIDEO WITH BERT SCHULZE

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Sep 18, 2019

Bert Schulze, VP SAP S/4HANA Product Management & Co-Innovation, SAP SE, introduces SAP S/4HANA 1809. In his video, he explains how intelligence is achieved in the latest release, which tools can be used, and the benefits users can take advantage of when using SAP S/4HANA 1809.

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11 Disruptive Insurance Technologies to Watch in 2019 11 DISRUPTIVE INSURANCE TECHNOLOGIES TO WATCH IN 2019

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Sep 17, 2019

11 Disruptive Insurance Technologies to Watch in 2019 – Analysts say that $2 Billion will be invested into InsureTech (insurance technology) in the coming year – 2019. New startups like Reassurance are bringing automation, artificial intelligence, and machine learning to independent insu...

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How blockchain technology disrupt the insurance industry HOW BLOCKCHAIN TECHNOLOGY DISRUPT THE INSURANCE INDUSTRY

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Sep 17, 2019

While blockchain technology has been subject to extreme hype, its true killer applications are likely to be in some of the most antiquated fields out there. And it has the ability to be a transformative force for industries like insurance, which require the coordination and cooperation of many diffe...

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Five Tips for Preventing Struck by Object Liability Claims FIVE TIPS FOR PREVENTING STRUCK BY OBJECT LIABILITY CLAIMS

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Sep 17, 2019

If you’re familiar with your business insurance plan, you’ve probably examined its professional liability coverage to great extent. Between employee slip-and-fall injuries, construction site injuries, fleet accidents and more, there are a lot of situations which can result in financial t...

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Why Is Life Insurance Important WHY IS LIFE INSURANCE IMPORTANT

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Sep 17, 2019

Life insurance helps people plan and prepare to preserve their hopes and dreams for the future. Adam Winslow, Interim Chief Executive Officer, Life Insurance, explains why life insurance is so important to so many people.

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Should You Get Car Insurance for Your Small Business? SHOULD YOU GET CAR INSURANCE FOR YOUR SMALL BUSINESS?

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Sep 17, 2019

Does your personal auto insurance cover work-related driving? Small business car insurance may not be top of mind, until you or an employee hit a patch of ice and crunch. Depending on your policy, you may need extra protection to cover such mishaps. Here’s how you can tell whether you need com...

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Motor Insurance Accident Tips & Claims Process MOTOR INSURANCE ACCIDENT TIPS & CLAIMS PROCESS

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Sep 17, 2019

Motor insurance is arguably the most popular coverage buyers choose from the market. As car drivers travel more and more in the city and navigate through the busy roads, their auto policy needs also increase. In fact, the number of insurance providers providing their services in the market has also ...

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What is an Insurance Exclusion? WHAT IS AN INSURANCE EXCLUSION?

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Sep 16, 2019

This program, taught by Andrew Witik, Senior Counsel at Christensen Hsu Sipes, will discuss the current trends in state courts’ interpretation of the defined term “occurrence” in a CGL policy in the context of property damage arising from construction defects resulting from the fau...

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4 Things You Should Consider Before Buying Medicare Supplemental Insurance 4 THINGS YOU SHOULD CONSIDER BEFORE BUYING MEDICARE SUPPLEMENTAL INSURANCE

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Sep 16, 2019

The older people become, the higher their health care costs climb. In fact, a Washington Post article reported that in just one year, seniors could withdraw as much as $3,789 each from their retirement savings and nest eggs to pay for medical bills. After retirement, many seniors rely on Medicare to...

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Policyholder POLICYHOLDER'S INSURANCE 1-2-3: HURRICANE COVERAGE

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Sep 16, 2019

Christopher Loeber, head of Pryor Cashman's Insurance Recovery + Counseling practice, highlights three simple and effective ways to maximize your insurance coverage in the wake of a hurricane.

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Cost of Group Health Insurance for a Small Business COST OF GROUP HEALTH INSURANCE FOR A SMALL BUSINESS

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Sep 16, 2019

Small business owners find that offering their employees affordable group health insurance is a surefire way to help their business grow. Luckily, the ACA and other laws make sure that the cost of healthcare is kept low and reasonable. As a small business owner with group health plans, you’ll ...

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Best Cheap Car Insurance Companies for 2019 BEST CHEAP CAR INSURANCE COMPANIES FOR 2019

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Sep 16, 2019

Car insurance is a necessary evil. It may seem like money going nowhere until you get into an accident, and then it’s more important than ever that you’re getting the most out of what you’ve been paying for auto insurance. Finding the cheapest car insurance near you might seem like...

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Hong Kong HONG KONG'S INSURANCE SECTOR AFFECTED BY CITY'S POLITICAL UNREST

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Sep 13, 2019

The political unrest that has rocked Hong Kong for the last three months is hitting the city's insurance sector hard. Chinese customers are the biggest drivers of demand for Hong Kong insurance products and the unrest is deterring them from travelling to the city.

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8 Things to Consider When Buying or Selling an Insurance Agency 8 THINGS TO CONSIDER WHEN BUYING OR SELLING AN INSURANCE AGENCY

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Sep 13, 2019

Insurance agency acquisitions and deal values are near an all-time high and all expectations are that deal flow in 2019 will match or exceed last year’s numbers. And while reported numbers tend to skew towards larger agency transactions there are many agency deals that involve small, local fir...

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10 innovative startups in the insurance industry 10 INNOVATIVE STARTUPS IN THE INSURANCE INDUSTRY

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Sep 13, 2019

Examples of clever things new insurance businesses are doing to overcome long-standing pain points, delight customers, and generate new revenue streams. Our experts analyzed the most innovative new businesses within the insurance industry and handpicked 10 remarkable startups. Why should you care? W...

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What is Life Insurance? WHAT IS LIFE INSURANCE?

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Sep 12, 2019

For those of you new to the term, Life Insurance, the question, “What is Life Insurance?” will more often than not be prevalent in your minds. I discovered that even though the term “Life Insurance” is used as though it only means one thing, there are several options when it ...

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How to Protect Your Business in 4 Easy Ways HOW TO PROTECT YOUR BUSINESS IN 4 EASY WAYS

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Sep 12, 2019

Purchase insurance not only for yourself but also for the business.  It can help cover the costs of any liability and damages. Insurance helps to defray spending personal money out of pocket against the legal claims. As you enter the challenging and fascinating world of business, remember to pr...

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What does the Workforce of the Future look like for the Insurance industry? WHAT DOES THE WORKFORCE OF THE FUTURE LOOK LIKE FOR THE INSURANCE INDUSTRY?

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Sep 12, 2019

PwC's Global Insurance Leader, Stephen O'Hearn provides an insight into what the workforce of the future will look like in the insurance industry.

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Bigtincan Hub Overview BIGTINCAN HUB OVERVIEW

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Sep 12, 2019

Bigtincan is the industry's leading Sales Enablement Automation platform, empowering Sales teams to win more and be more productive every day, while providing Marketing the ability to establish ROI on content creation efforts.

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Landlord Insurance: what does it cover and why do you need it? LANDLORD INSURANCE: WHAT DOES IT COVER AND WHY DO YOU NEED IT?

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Sep 11, 2019

Being a property landlord can be a highly lucrative way to earn a living and it can seem, for the most part, like an easy way to do so as well. However, when things don’t go your way, you need to ensure that your interests are protected and the best way to do this is to make sure that you&rsqu...

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Top 5 Big Data Applications in Banking & Insurance TOP 5 BIG DATA APPLICATIONS IN BANKING & INSURANCE

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Sep 11, 2019

By nature, the banking, financial services, and insurance (BFSI) sector have always been data-driven. However, today, institutions in the BFSI sector are increasingly striving to adopt a full-fledged data-driven approach that can only be possible with Big Data technologies. With Big Data Analytics, ...

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Employment Practices Liability Insurance: Does Your Business Need EPLI? EMPLOYMENT PRACTICES LIABILITY INSURANCE: DOES YOUR BUSINESS NEED EPLI?

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Sep 11, 2019

Employment practices liability insurance (EPLI) protects businesses when they are sued for employment discrimination, harassment, unlawful termination, or similar claims. EPLI covers the business’s cost to defend against or settle such employment-related lawsuits. Most business owners rely on ...

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Recent developments in the Insurance industry RECENT DEVELOPMENTS IN THE INSURANCE INDUSTRY

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Sep 11, 2019

PwC's Global Insurance Leader, Stephen O'Hearn discusses the recent developments in the insurance industry.

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GLOBAL MACRO AND INSURANCE OUTLOOK GLOBAL MACRO AND INSURANCE OUTLOOK

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Sep 10, 2019

Global Q2 GDP growth data confirms downward trend for 2019 with nearly every large economy in the world slowing down. Ongoing political risks -Brexit, trade wars, Iran- not abating with new ones -Hong Kong- adding to volatility. Lower interest rates not boosting growth and reducing options to fight ...

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The Rising Need for Cyber Insurance THE RISING NEED FOR CYBER INSURANCE

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Sep 10, 2019

Earlier this year, Norsk Hydro, one of the world’s largest aluminum producers, was hit by the ransomware virus LockerGoga. Production shut down across 40 countries, and some 35,000 employees were warned not to use computers, laptops, or cell phones of any kind. Norsk Hydro’s losses inclu...

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Implementing Buyer Enablement in Your Sales Enablement Strategy (2019) IMPLEMENTING BUYER ENABLEMENT IN YOUR SALES ENABLEMENT STRATEGY (2019)

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Sep 10, 2019

The majority of the time I only had access to two TV channels, three on a good weather day, and I vividly remember when I first saw a color television. At this time, products and services were limited, and buyer choices were almost non-existent. Fast-forward to 2019. Not only do I have access to hun...

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The Role of Sales in Sales Enablement THE ROLE OF SALES IN SALES ENABLEMENT

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Sep 10, 2019

However, with a regular commute time that consumes a couple of hours each day, I have shifted my focus to podcasts and audiobooks. One of my favorite podcasts is the Inside Sales Enablement series by Scott Santucci and Brian Lambert. In their last episode, they spent time reviewing their thoughts an...

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Tax credit for investment in health insurance TAX CREDIT FOR INVESTMENT IN HEALTH INSURANCE

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Sep 09, 2019

Section 62A. Tax credit for investment in health insurance.-(1) A resident person 474[***] other than a company shall be entitled to a tax credit for a tax year in respect of any health insurance premium or contribution paid to any insurance company registered by the Securities and Exchange Commissi...

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MANAGING YOUR INSURANCE CLAIM AFTER DISASTER MANAGING YOUR INSURANCE CLAIM AFTER DISASTER

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Sep 09, 2019

If Hurricane Dorian left its imprint on your home or business, you’ve likely already started the claims process with a call to your insurer. Knowing what happens next will be helpful as the recovery begins. The insurance claims process is indeed a process. There are steps involved and requirem...

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When do You Need Business Car Insurance? WHEN DO YOU NEED BUSINESS CAR INSURANCE?

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Sep 09, 2019

When incidents occur and it’s time to file a claim, finding out you aren’t covered can cost thousands. You can learn when business car insurance is needed by watching this video.

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MIND THE GAP – DOES INSURANCE COVER FOR ACCIDENTS IN A HOME OFFICE? MIND THE GAP – DOES INSURANCE COVER FOR ACCIDENTS IN A HOME OFFICE?

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Sep 09, 2019

Home Office – a modern solution from which both employees and companies can benefit. But even though it is very popular, many legal aspects have not yet been adequately addressed. On this matter, the Social Welfare Court (SG) in Munich had to decide a rather complex case (4 July 2019; docket n...

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Benefits of Metadata Management Automation in the Insurance Industry BENEFITS OF METADATA MANAGEMENT AUTOMATION IN THE INSURANCE INDUSTRY

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Sep 08, 2019

Modern businesses live and die by the quality of the data they collect and use. Retail companies—both e-commerce and brick-and-mortar as well as manufacturing, transportation, and services, have come to think of themselves as “data companies.” Perhaps nowhere is this truer than in ...

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Voluntary Term Life Insurance Vs. Voluntary Permanent Life Insurance VOLUNTARY TERM LIFE INSURANCE VS. VOLUNTARY PERMANENT LIFE INSURANCE

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Sep 07, 2019

Voluntary life insurance is an optional benefit offered to employees by employers. It pays cash benefits to a beneficiary upon the death of the insured. In exchange for the employer’s guarantee of payment of these benefits, the employee pays a monthly premium. Typically, employer sponsorship m...

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Should you buy disability insurance from your employer? SHOULD YOU BUY DISABILITY INSURANCE FROM YOUR EMPLOYER?

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Sep 06, 2019

It’s almost time for open enrollment season, which means you’ll have the chance to sign up for workplace benefits your employer offers or make adjustments to the ones you’re already receiving. Chances are, you’ll pay the most attention to the health, dental and vision insuran...

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Digital upskilling of the Insurance workforce DIGITAL UPSKILLING OF THE INSURANCE WORKFORCE

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Sep 06, 2019

PwC's Global Insurance Leader, Stephen O'Hearn discusses how PwC has overcome its challenges in become a more agile and digitally enabled workforce..

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THE BEST WAY TO AVOID COMMON HOME INSURANCE CLAIMS THE BEST WAY TO AVOID COMMON HOME INSURANCE CLAIMS

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Sep 05, 2019

As a homeowner, you love the protection that your personal insurance in Dallas, Texas, offers.  However, just because you have insurance doesn’t mean that you want to access it for every little issue that comes your way.  The best way to avoid unnecessary home insurance claims is by ...

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Developments in blockchain: Shaping the future of insurance DEVELOPMENTS IN BLOCKCHAIN: SHAPING THE FUTURE OF INSURANCE

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Sep 05, 2019

The openIDL is an open blockchain network that streamlines burdensome and expensive regulatory reporting, providing new insights for insurance carriers while increasing the timeliness, accuracy, and value of data reports for regulators. In order to provide insight into the health of the insurance ma...

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Importance of Life Insurance IMPORTANCE OF LIFE INSURANCE

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Sep 05, 2019

Life is unpredictable, insure it before it is too late! Give a legacy of love and financial security to your family by getting life insurance.

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What Are The Risks Of Cybersecurity Insurance? WHAT ARE THE RISKS OF CYBERSECURITY INSURANCE?

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Sep 04, 2019

Cyber security is a critical concern for organizations of all sizes. While the benefits of information technology are apparent, the risks that IT brings are formidable. There is a growing prevalence of cyber-attacks including hacking, phishing, identity theft, ransomware and DDoS. So let’s tak...

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The Digital Future of Insurance Industry THE DIGITAL FUTURE OF INSURANCE INDUSTRY

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Sep 03, 2019

Leonardo Scapato, Commercial Director for Spanish South America region, was one of the key note speakers at this conference for top Insurance executives in the country. With a TED Talk style conference, he spoke during 25 mins about the future of Insurance industry within the digital transformation ...

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Do Ransomware Attackers Single Out Cyber Insurance Holders? DO RANSOMWARE ATTACKERS SINGLE OUT CYBER INSURANCE HOLDERS?

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Sep 03, 2019

Many ransomware attacks are "spray and pray," with criminals unleashing crypto-locking malware installers, often via spam or phishing campaigns, to opportunistically infect as many organizations as possible, regardless of their size or industry, security experts say. Some ransomware-wieldi...

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Difference Between A Letter Of Credit & Export Credit Insurance DIFFERENCE BETWEEN A LETTER OF CREDIT & EXPORT CREDIT INSURANCE

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Sep 03, 2019

In today’s competitive and unpredictable global economy, it’s now more important than ever for companies to protect themselves with robust trade credit insurance policies. Does your business export goods and services overseas? Then you may be wondering if your business should use a lette...

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 Is Your Tax Dept. Being Outpaced? IS YOUR TAX DEPT. BEING OUTPACED?

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Sep 03, 2019

Every tax professional has to balance complex regulations and a to-do list that only seems to get longer, but the best tax professionals get a little help from smart technology to give them the leading edge. Download our Tax Department Checklist today to see where you rank among your colleagues and...

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 Properly Structuring Data for Tax Provision PROPERLY STRUCTURING DATA FOR TAX PROVISION

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Sep 03, 2019

“How much do we owe?” seems like a question that should have a straightforward answer, but for corporate tax professionals, an extensive amount of work can go into that one figure. This work is exacerbated by constantly evolving tax regulations. For corporations operating in the U.S., the impending...

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 Innovations in Corporate Income Tax Technology INNOVATIONS IN CORPORATE INCOME TAX TECHNOLOGY

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Sep 03, 2019

For large corporations with numerous federal, state and local income tax forms to decipher and multiple jurisdictions to manage, corporate income tax compliance often seems like an overwhelming task. However, for those tax departments who are on the cutting edge of the latest advances in corporate ...

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 Is Your Tax Dept. Being Outpaced? IS YOUR TAX DEPT. BEING OUTPACED?

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Sep 03, 2019

Every tax professional has to balance complex regulations and a to-do list that only seems to get longer, but the best tax professionals get a little help from smart technology to give them the leading edge. Download our Tax Department Checklist today to see where you rank among your colleagues and...

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 Why Excel is Not Enough for Direct Tax Compliance WHY EXCEL IS NOT ENOUGH FOR DIRECT TAX COMPLIANCE

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Sep 03, 2019

As companies that buy and sell across multiple countries face substantial challenges to keep up to date with constant evolving legislation, multinational tax departments are eager to keep pace with technology in order to meet demand while sustaining internal spreadsheets. Download our latest white ...

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 Properly Structuring Data for Tax Provision PROPERLY STRUCTURING DATA FOR TAX PROVISION

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Sep 03, 2019

“How much do we owe?” seems like a question that should have a straightforward answer, but for corporate tax professionals, an extensive amount of work can go into that one figure. This work is exacerbated by constantly evolving tax regulations. For corporations operating in the U.S., the impending...

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 Innovations in Corporate Income Tax Technology INNOVATIONS IN CORPORATE INCOME TAX TECHNOLOGY

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Sep 03, 2019

For large corporations with numerous federal, state and local income tax forms to decipher and multiple jurisdictions to manage, corporate income tax compliance often seems like an overwhelming task. However, for those tax departments who are on the cutting edge of the latest advances in corporate ...

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Life Insurance 101: Everything You Need to Know LIFE INSURANCE 101: EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW

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Sep 02, 2019

Life insurance is often overlooked, but it is important to have a policy with appropriate coverage in place. Having life insurance is beneficial because it can be used to pay final costs, provide financial security to beneficiaries, offer the chance for charitable contribution, pay estate taxes, and...

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Social insurance for informal employment SOCIAL INSURANCE FOR INFORMAL EMPLOYMENT

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Sep 02, 2019

In the past decades, Viet Nam made significant progress in extending social protection, and has now committed to universal social protection by the Master Plan on Social Insurance reform and the Master Plan on Social Assistance reform. The ILO/Japan Multi-bilateral programme supported a national dia...

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What Is Product Liability Insurance Coverage? WHAT IS PRODUCT LIABILITY INSURANCE COVERAGE?

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Aug 30, 2019

What happens when a customer uses your product and gets hurt by it? What if it makes them fall sick? As a business owner, these are real scenarios that you need to be prepared for! One way to help protect your business is by having product liability insurance. Here is what product liability is and h...

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Why the New Madison Logic Oracle Eloqua Integration is so Exciting for Marketers WHY THE NEW MADISON LOGIC ORACLE ELOQUA INTEGRATION IS SO EXCITING FOR MARKETERS

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Aug 29, 2019

Madison Logic is excited to announce a bi-directional integration with Oracle Eloqua, combining best-in-class lead and campaign management skills with Madison Logic’s global reach and advanced targeting. Now Oracle Marketing Automation users are able to align their messaging and targeting thro...

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5 Common misconceptions about business insurance 5 COMMON MISCONCEPTIONS ABOUT BUSINESS INSURANCE

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Aug 28, 2019

Business insurance can be a difficult subject to navigate. You may make assumptions about what you are and are not covered for, but when it comes to your livelihood; you can’t afford to be making mistakes that could cost you time, money or even business. We have taken a look at some of the thi...

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Why Is Insurance Important In Trade? WHY IS INSURANCE IMPORTANT IN TRADE?

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Aug 28, 2019

Commercial trade insurance is critical for businesses in today’s competitive global economy. Insurance for trade and commerce enables businesses to create a robust risk management policy, while trade credit insurance protects them from customer bankruptcy and instability that can occur in fore...

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How We Can Help You Find Lower Insurance HOW WE CAN HELP YOU FIND LOWER INSURANCE

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Aug 27, 2019

We are here to help you find the cheapest auto insurance that suites your needs. Give us a visit and you'll be surprised how much you can save!

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3 Tips for Finding the Cheapest Life Insurance in 2019 3 TIPS FOR FINDING THE CHEAPEST LIFE INSURANCE IN 2019

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Aug 27, 2019

If so, you’re living on the razor-edge of uncertainty. If you’re your family’s breadwinner and you pass on today, who will take care of your family’s financial needs? Without life insurance, they will be left to fend for themselves. If you don’t want this to happen to y...

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Understanding the Importance of Insurance UNDERSTANDING THE IMPORTANCE OF INSURANCE

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Aug 27, 2019

In this video series, we will be talking about some important tenets of Financial Planning. Today’s video addresses risk-covers also known as insurance. Watch till the end for a simple thumb rule on the right insurance amount for life cover.

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Tax reform of the day: have one rate of national insurance on all earnings TAX REFORM OF THE DAY: HAVE ONE RATE OF NATIONAL INSURANCE ON ALL EARNINGS

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Aug 27, 2019

National insurance is in some ways a quite complex tax. It is also one riddled with anomalies that date from the era when it pretended to be insurance and not a tax like any other. One of the consequences of that continuing misrepresentation within this tax is that higher levels of earnings from emp...

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5 tips on finding health insurance for your small business employees 5 TIPS ON FINDING HEALTH INSURANCE FOR YOUR SMALL BUSINESS EMPLOYEES

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Aug 27, 2019

For finding the right coverage, some can use SHOP to source and sign up for employee health insurance plans. But, for others, it’s not as straightforward. While anyone can use SHOP, there are a few other options open to employers with 50 or more FTEs. Here are those options: Get some help and ...

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Time To Think About Life Insurance TIME TO THINK ABOUT LIFE INSURANCE

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Aug 26, 2019

We know you would do anything to keep them safe.  Isn't it time you thought about insurance for when you can't be there?  Speak to an Exterior Financial Group Representative today.

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Tech Trends – That Will Change the Future of Insurance Business! TECH TRENDS – THAT WILL CHANGE THE FUTURE OF INSURANCE BUSINESS!

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Aug 23, 2019

Today, the way insurers do their business mostly depends on technology rather than manual efforts. As this is a competitive business world, everyone needs to brush their skills and tools at the earliest. The multiple communication systems or you can say digitalization can help insurers to build a co...

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How Many Of My Employees Need Key Person Insurance? HOW MANY OF MY EMPLOYEES NEED KEY PERSON INSURANCE?

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Aug 22, 2019

Key person insurance can help protect your business in the same way that life insurance helps protect your family. The most valuable asset of any business is its people, and a company can become dependent on certain key persons for its success. If you have executives or employees who are critical to...

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HOW INSURERS CAN BOOST THEIR READINESS FOR CLOUD ADOPTION HOW INSURERS CAN BOOST THEIR READINESS FOR CLOUD ADOPTION

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Aug 22, 2019

The benefits of cloud adoption are very apparent to insurers. While costs savings is the most frequently cited benefit, many insurers also believe cloud will boost their ability to bring new products and services to market, facilitate integration following mergers and acquisitions, improve product r...

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Anatomy of Today’s Global Traveler ANATOMY OF TODAY’S GLOBAL TRAVELER

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Aug 22, 2019

Where does the modern traveler come from? Where is s/he going? How does s/he get there? As the world grows ever-smaller, more and more people are traveling to a growing number of places each year. Increasingly, they’re getting there by leveraging digital tools. Savvy travel and hospitality bra...

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Creating Content That Improves CX: A Q&A with Lionbridge & Aprimo CREATING CONTENT THAT IMPROVES CX: A Q&A WITH LIONBRIDGE & APRIMO

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Aug 21, 2019

Today’s brands face numerous challenges. They need to create a customized, excellent experience for each and every customer worldwide. To do that, they need to create high-quality, on-target content. They need to create that content quickly, effectively, and for audiences who speak multiple la...

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Lionbridge Brand Video LIONBRIDGE BRAND VIDEO

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Aug 21, 2019

Our roots began in translation but what we do today goes well beyond – from content creation to linguistics, to artificial intelligence (AI). We create global relevance, driven by humanity and amplified by technology. Connecting our customers with their communities and driving brand awareness....

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A BUYER’S GUIDE FOR LOCALIZATION SERVICES: A BUYER’S GUIDE FOR LOCALIZATION SERVICES:

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Aug 21, 2019

Your localization partner is going to do a deep-dive into your business—so start by diving deep into theirs. Are they an industry-leader with 20 years of experience or a relative newcomer? Will they speak Samoan, Uzbek, or Swahili (and all your customers’ languages)? Can they deliver on-...

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WHY AI? HOW LANGUAGE & AI SERVICES GO HAND-IN-HAND WHY AI? HOW LANGUAGE & AI SERVICES GO HAND-IN-HAND

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Aug 21, 2019

In practice, of course, things are more complicated. Effective translation necessitates a nuanced understanding of (at least) two languages and cultures, both source and target. It requires an understanding of the original content’s goals. It mandates a fluency in tone and subtext as well as v...

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Life and Health Insurance Fraud: An Industry Overview LIFE AND HEALTH INSURANCE FRAUD: AN INDUSTRY OVERVIEW

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Aug 20, 2019

Conservative estimates from the Coalition Against Insurance Fraud place the dollar amount of annual insurance fraud losses at $80 billion, yet the actual figure could be much higher. With new technologies emerging, insurance fraud is evolving. Fraudsters have become quite sophisticated and creative,...

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Cyber Claims: GDPR and business email compromise drive greater frequencies CYBER CLAIMS: GDPR AND BUSINESS EMAIL COMPROMISE DRIVE GREATER FREQUENCIES

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Aug 20, 2019

Business email compromise (BEC) has overtaken ransomware and data breach by hackers as the main driver of AIG EMEA1 cyber claims, according to the latest cyber claims statistics. Nearly a quarter of reported incidents in 2018 were due to business email compromise (BEC), up significantly from 11% in ...

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Going Global 101: How Your Competition Can Be Your Best Resource GOING GLOBAL 101: HOW YOUR COMPETITION CAN BE YOUR BEST RESOURCE

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Aug 20, 2019

Lace-up your sneakers and step up to the starting line: you’re ready to reach countless customers in new markets.  You’ve secured your spot in the Global Marketplace (whether by default or design).  But before you sprint away, take a good look around you. You are not alone in t...

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IT’S TIME FOR SMALL COMMERCIAL INSURERS TO STOP FAILING CUSTOMERS IT’S TIME FOR SMALL COMMERCIAL INSURERS TO STOP FAILING CUSTOMERS

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Aug 19, 2019

First, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) continues to report that 40 to 60 percent of small businesses never reopen their doors after a FEMA-declared natural disaster. Of those that do reopen, another 25 percent go out of business within a year. This statistic has been widely reported f...

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How Motor Fleet Insurance Works HOW MOTOR FLEET INSURANCE WORKS

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Aug 19, 2019

Motor Fleet insurance coverage in a nutshell is acquiring protection for 3 or extra autos which are coated underneath the identical coverage. This then is utilized as a single coverage for all autos, somewhat than an identical particular person insurance policy. This coverage is relevant for individ...

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What does catering business insurance cover for small business owners? WHAT DOES CATERING BUSINESS INSURANCE COVER FOR SMALL BUSINESS OWNERS?

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Aug 19, 2019

This type of commercial policy is designed to cover the liabilities specific to this type of company. Catering business insurance is a type of commercial coverage designed to provide small business owners with protection against the liabilities specific to this type of service. These entrepreneurs d...

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How to maximize your home insurance claim : home & business insurance HOW TO MAXIMIZE YOUR HOME INSURANCE CLAIM : HOME & BUSINESS INSURANCE

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Aug 18, 2019

We understand the fear and frustration when suffering property damage to your home. You just want to be treated fairly, repair your property and get back to your family life. As your Public Adjusting firm, our team trained in the strategies to negotiate your Property Claim for the best Settlement yo...

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How Much Life Insurance Do I Need? HOW MUCH LIFE INSURANCE DO I NEED?

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Aug 16, 2019

In this installment of Cautious Investor, Glinn discusses 3 methods for determining how much health insurance is right for you.

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The Sharing Economy is Creating New Challenges – and New Opportunities for Home Insurance Carriers THE SHARING ECONOMY IS CREATING NEW CHALLENGES – AND NEW OPPORTUNITIES FOR HOME INSURANCE CARRIERS

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Aug 16, 2019

Welcome to the world of the sharing economy, sometimes called a “gig economy” – where everyone can provide short-term services for people who need them. Renting out a room in your home is not a new idea, but thanks to the rise of digital platforms to match supply with demand, it ha...

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Transactional Risk Insurance Claims Study TRANSACTIONAL RISK INSURANCE CLAIMS STUDY

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Aug 15, 2019

Fifteen years ago, clients asked, “What is W&I insurance?” Now they ask, “Are there any claims under W&I insurance policies?” Or, more simply, “Do W&I insurance policies actually work?” The answer is “yes”. Marsh JLT Specialty’s first...

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Is now a good time to buy life insurance? IS NOW A GOOD TIME TO BUY LIFE INSURANCE?

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Aug 14, 2019

If you’re wondering when to buy life insurance, here’s an easy rule of thumb: The fact that you’re asking the question probably means the answer could be “right now.” Let us explain. The point of life insurance is to help financially protect your dependents (such as a s...

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Motor Insurance For Two Wheeler MOTOR INSURANCE FOR TWO WHEELER

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Aug 14, 2019

A Two-wheeler insurance is mandatory in India. Falling under the General insurance product category, it helps protect people against accidents that take place on the road. Active two wheeler insurance shields the vehicle owner from any unforeseen occurrences like the accident or any serious damage t...

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2020 Content Marketing Spectrum 2020 CONTENT MARKETING SPECTRUM

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Aug 14, 2019

This is a video explainer of the difference between Content Marketing, Branded Content and Native Advertising - with examples to help put it all into context.Accompanying video that tried to separate signal from noise on the different approaches of content in the business.

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CX IN THE AGE OF PRIVACY AND TRUST, PART 3: CAN WE (RE)BUILD TRUST? CX IN THE AGE OF PRIVACY AND TRUST, PART 3: CAN WE (RE)BUILD TRUST?

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Aug 14, 2019

This is the third in a series of articles on creating, maintaining, and optimizing great customer experiences in the context of mounting concerns about privacy and increasingly strict regulations governing data processing. We address topics such as consent strategies, the role of trust, the elements...

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DIVERSE VOICES STRENGTHEN BRAND CHARACTER DIVERSE VOICES STRENGTHEN BRAND CHARACTER

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Aug 14, 2019

What character appears in the most films and television programs? Dracula? God? Santa Claus?  All of those make the top ten list, but none is the correct answer. Satan (or The Devil) is a character is more than 840 projects – more than any other character. If you limit the list to mortals...

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The History of Content Marketing THE HISTORY OF CONTENT MARKETING

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Aug 14, 2019

If you want some insights into where the content marketing industry may be headed, it might just help to take a look at where it’s been. As we pointed out when CMI shared its History of Content Marketing infographic in 2012, brands have been telling their stories to audiences for hundreds of y...

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USING CONTENT MARKETING TO GENERATE DEMAND, CREATE NEW AUDIENCES USING CONTENT MARKETING TO GENERATE DEMAND, CREATE NEW AUDIENCES

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Aug 14, 2019

Content—and how brands use it to interact with buyers at all stages of the engagement journey—has fundamentally reshaped every business’ go-to-market strategy. This shift has been particularly challenging for “top-of-the-funnel” demand generation marketers, most of who ...

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What Business Insurance Do I Need? WHAT BUSINESS INSURANCE DO I NEED?

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Aug 13, 2019

A policy such as public liability insurance will protect you in case someone injures themselves on your property or if third-party property is damaged. This will work to provide financial assistance towards any legal costs. An example of a claim is if someone trips over your property and injures the...

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AI and Transformation in Insurance: Key Benefits and Challenges AI AND TRANSFORMATION IN INSURANCE: KEY BENEFITS AND CHALLENGES

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Aug 13, 2019

In terms of where automation can add value – and reduce risk – it’s helpful to consider that around 80% of the time of a typical data scientist is spent in data assembly or what we could loosely call data preparation, data collecting, cleaning and preparing it for modelling, includ...

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What is a Life Insurance Lump sum? WHAT IS A LIFE INSURANCE LUMP SUM?

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Aug 12, 2019

There is great peace of mind in knowing whatever may happen to you, your children will be taken care of. Life Insurance pays out a lump sum when you die, which may help your family to continue on without your income. See all the helpful ways this lump sum could be used to safeguard your family&rsquo...

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NEW TAX On The 2A & Liability Insurance? NEW TAX ON THE 2A & LIABILITY INSURANCE?

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Aug 12, 2019

California is at it again trying to tax nearly everything involved in practicing your 2nd Amendment rights with AB 18.a

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3 SCENARIOS WHERE YOU’D NEED HOME INSURANCE 3 SCENARIOS WHERE YOU’D NEED HOME INSURANCE

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Aug 12, 2019

Protecting your home is of utmost importance. It is your most valuable asset, after all, and at Statewide Insurance Solutions, we understand that your property means more to you than just its monetary value. It’s your home, where you raise your family and make your memories. It only makes sens...

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Patient Engagement Strategy Insurance Plan and Implications PATIENT ENGAGEMENT STRATEGY INSURANCE PLAN AND IMPLICATIONS

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Aug 12, 2019

This short video will provide you with some initial insights and implications of the insurance plan in the context of your overall patient engagement strategy. In this video we will highlight where can we expect to see the biggest changes in modern-day insurance planning and the next steps to take t...

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Common Problems That Arise With Filing for Insurance Claims COMMON PROBLEMS THAT ARISE WITH FILING FOR INSURANCE CLAIMS

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Aug 12, 2019

Insurance cover is something that everyone should have in place because of the protection they provide, but there are slight problems that occasionally arise with insurance policy contracts, mostly at the points of filing for compensation insurance claims. Some of these common problems are highlight...

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Why Burial Life Insurance Is Different From State To State WHY BURIAL LIFE INSURANCE IS DIFFERENT FROM STATE TO STATE

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Aug 11, 2019

Of course, you can get life insurance regardless of what state you live in. There are several laws that regulate how your state treats you once you die. In fact, these laws and regulations influence your final expense insurance, burial insurance, and pre-need burial plans. The reason for this impact...

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Mortgage Insurance vs. Life Insurance MORTGAGE INSURANCE VS. LIFE INSURANCE

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Aug 09, 2019

Whether it’s your first mortgage, or you’re renewing, there is tremendous value in getting insurance. It’s vital to ensure your mortgage is paid for should you or your significant other passes away. However, you’ve spent a lot of time looking for the right house or finding th...

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Group Insurance Benefits for Local Businesses! GROUP INSURANCE BENEFITS FOR LOCAL BUSINESSES!

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Aug 09, 2019

Business Owners: Ask about our group benefit options!  We can help find your best recipe for insurance! Bowers Insurance in Hagerstown and Frederick, Maryland, can find rates for auto/car insurance, commercial/business insurance, homeowners insurance, life insurance, health insurance, and more ...

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5 TIPS TO SAVE ON CAR INSURANCE 5 TIPS TO SAVE ON CAR INSURANCE

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Aug 08, 2019

Car insurance is there to protect you in the event of an accident, but it may be one of your biggest expenses too. Keep these tips in mind to save on car insurance, and call Lipscomb & Pitts Insurance.

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The Truth About Medicare For All THE TRUTH ABOUT MEDICARE FOR ALL

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Aug 08, 2019

A private health insurer to sell health insurance coverage that duplicates the benefits provided under this Act; or an employer to provide benefits for an employee, former employee, or the dependents of an employee or former employee that duplicate the benefits provided under this Act.

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Who should own a term life insurance policy? WHO SHOULD OWN A TERM LIFE INSURANCE POLICY?

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Aug 08, 2019

Do you spend your evenings thinking about who should own a term life insurance policy on your life? Probably not, but it’s a very important factor to consider when putting financial protection into place for your loved ones. The vast majority of people choose to buy a policy that insures their...

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Correcting Unsafe Issues to Minimize Insurance Claims CORRECTING UNSAFE ISSUES TO MINIMIZE INSURANCE CLAIMS

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Aug 08, 2019

Dangerous conditions create high-risk environments for business owners. When an unsafe condition exists, it is essential to take immediate steps to correct it. Leaving it, even for a moment, puts other people at risk. It also increases the likelihood you will need to file a business insurance claim....

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Insurance for All Your Needs! INSURANCE FOR ALL YOUR NEEDS!

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Aug 08, 2019

No matter your insurance need, we want to help you find your best recipe for insurance! A. L. Howes Insurance Agency offers superior service and rates on business/commercial insurance, auto/car insurance, homeowners’ insurance, and life insurance in the Sykesville Maryland area!

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The True Cost of Distracted Driving to Insurers THE TRUE COST OF DISTRACTED DRIVING TO INSURERS

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Aug 07, 2019

Distracted driving isn’t only a dangerous behavior— it’s an expensive one. According to a recent National Highway Traffi c Safety Administration (NHTSA) study, distracted driving costs the U.S. about $129 billion per year.1 Roughly $9 billion of that annual cost comes out of insure...

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How insurance companies can decide on which CX Metrics to use HOW INSURANCE COMPANIES CAN DECIDE ON WHICH CX METRICS TO USE

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Aug 07, 2019

In most organizations, including insurance, it is difficult to get agreement on which metrics should be used to proactively monitor, measure and improve CX. This is further complicated when you consider that the range of possible CX metrics is extensive. For example, the majority of large organizati...

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Artificial Intelligence Can Potentially Alter How We Do Business Insurance ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE CAN POTENTIALLY ALTER HOW WE DO BUSINESS INSURANCE

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Aug 07, 2019

It would seem that there isn’t a thing that artificial intelligence isn’t going to alter. After all, it’s touted to be the technological development of the decade. Soon we’ll have artificial intelligence in almost every tech that we currently make heavy use of, whether it&rsq...

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How to File a Claim for Damage from a Natural Disaster HOW TO FILE A CLAIM FOR DAMAGE FROM A NATURAL DISASTER

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Aug 06, 2019

There is no doubt that a true natural disaster can cause significant damage to your car. You may find yourself overwhelmed in the moments after the event. What should you do? What can you do to ensure you get your vehicle repaired? If Mother Nature has you wondering what to do next, consider these h...

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BEST BUSINESS LOANS FOR YOUR INSURANCE AGENCY IN 2019 BEST BUSINESS LOANS FOR YOUR INSURANCE AGENCY IN 2019

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Aug 06, 2019

Being an insurance agent or running an insurance company is not a child’s play. As this job involves a massive amount of interaction with concerned families, excited individuals, and well-established and flourishing multinational companies, so you must possess some characteristics – exce...

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On-Demand Insurance is Here But Will it Stay? ON-DEMAND INSURANCE IS HERE BUT WILL IT STAY?

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Aug 06, 2019

An overview of the types of on demand insurance available to consumers, as well as concerns that may arise in this highly-regulated industry.

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INSURANCE BEST PRACTICES: Three Steps to Enable Automation and Cost Savings INSURANCE BEST PRACTICES: THREE STEPS TO ENABLE AUTOMATION AND COST SAVINGS

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Aug 05, 2019

Insurers are under greater pressure than ever before to ensure that every dollar invested can be evaluated in terms of optimizing vital business processes while supporting growth for tomorrow. Incremental performance improvements can put insurers in a better competitive position given rising custome...

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how much should you spend on an insurance policy HOW MUCH SHOULD YOU SPEND ON AN INSURANCE POLICY

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Aug 04, 2019

Some people buy too much while others buy too little. Insurance is crucial but it's something that most people dread thinking about. Instead of just buying whatever your insurance agent sells you, spend some time to evaluate your needs and make the most out of your budget. Here are some guidelin...

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Benefits of Using AI Chatbots in Insurance BENEFITS OF USING AI CHATBOTS IN INSURANCE

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Aug 02, 2019

Today, chatbots are enabling new efficiencies by resolving thousands of queries simultaneously. As new technologies make bots more intelligent, their applications in the insurance industry are bound to increase in the coming years. With the help of chatbots, insurance companies can explain complex p...

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How to safeguard your Amazon business with e-commerce insurance HOW TO SAFEGUARD YOUR AMAZON BUSINESS WITH E-COMMERCE INSURANCE

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Aug 02, 2019

Ecommerce insurance is a necessity for Amazon sellers but unfortunately, not a lot of them are aware of it. To help us understand this concept and how it can reduce the liabilities for sellers, we have Ashlin Hadden of Ashlin Hadden Insurance, sharing her two cents in our latest session of SellerSPE...

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What Is Stop Loss Insurance, and Does Your Business Need It? WHAT IS STOP LOSS INSURANCE, AND DOES YOUR BUSINESS NEED IT?

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Aug 02, 2019

Stop loss insurance helps self-insured businesses limit liability in the event of a catastrophic health claim or large number of claims. Stop loss insurance places a cap on the business’s liability for an individual employee’s claims, as well as aggregate claims across the company. As a ...

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How to get car carrier insurance HOW TO GET CAR CARRIER INSURANCE

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Aug 02, 2019

If you have an auto hauling business, there are many risks you face on a daily basis. That’s why it’s so important to get car carrier insurance to protect your business. But getting insurance for your business might sound complicated and time-consuming. And beyond that, how do you get ca...

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Insurance Growth Report 2019 – mid-year update INSURANCE GROWTH REPORT 2019 – MID-YEAR UPDATE

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Aug 01, 2019

In the first half of 2019, completed M&A in the global insurance industry rose, with 222 completed deals worldwide, up from 196 in the second half of 2018. This marks the biggest increase in the volume of transactions since H1 2015 and the fourth consecutive six-month period of growth. Much of t...

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LIFE INSURANCE IN THE CLIENT’S BEST INTEREST LIFE INSURANCE IN THE CLIENT’S BEST INTEREST

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Jul 31, 2019

Life insurance is a unique and important financial product for many clients and the only product that can protect clients’ families and businesses against the risk of early death. Properly designed life contracts also allow the client to benefit from some unique tax benefits afforded only to l...

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Protecting Your Business from Social Engineering Fraud with Insurance PROTECTING YOUR BUSINESS FROM SOCIAL ENGINEERING FRAUD WITH INSURANCE

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Jul 31, 2019

Social engineering fraud refers to scams that rely on psychological manipulation to convince the victims into surrendering restricted, sensitive information and funds by exploiting their trust. These attacks have become commonplace, with close to 83% of companies reporting that they’ve experie...

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What Is Income Replacement Term Insurance Plan WHAT IS INCOME REPLACEMENT TERM INSURANCE PLAN

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Jul 31, 2019

What Is Income Replacement Term Insurance Plan? If the life assured passes away during the policy tenure, the nominee as mentioned in the policy document will receive a regular monthly cash flow due to the loss of the monthly income.

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travel insurance claims TRAVEL INSURANCE CLAIMS

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Jul 30, 2019

Do you know how many of us are traveling aboard without insurance? Can you believe when it says how much a year is spent on medical emergencies? We have put together an informative infographic to answer these questions and more. Travel insurance quota offers our travel insurance claims infographics....

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What Types of Vehicles Does Recreational Insurance Cover? WHAT TYPES OF VEHICLES DOES RECREATIONAL INSURANCE COVER?

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Jul 30, 2019

Recreational vehicle insurance does not just cover RVs. This type of insurance covers all recreational vehicle types like watercraft. This blog from Kingdom Tree Insurance Group of Tallahassee, FL explains the types of vehicles covered by recreational insurance to make it easier for you to find the ...

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How to sell insurance as an independent agent HOW TO SELL INSURANCE AS AN INDEPENDENT AGENT

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Jul 30, 2019

The path to success in this industry looks different for every advisor, but there are a few important milestones along the way. At the end of last year, we asked respondents to our 2013 Independent Producer Study about the products they sold and the markets they sold them to, as well as about their ...

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Managing the Risk of Data Breaches with Insurance MANAGING THE RISK OF DATA BREACHES WITH INSURANCE

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Jul 30, 2019

Every day more than 6 million data records are compromised, and even though cybersecurity spending is rapidly increasing, cases of data breaches are at an all-time high. Additionally, data breaches are becoming more and more expensive, with the average cost reaching $3.86 million per occurrence in 2...

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Plan Now for Long-Term Medical Care Expenses PLAN NOW FOR LONG-TERM MEDICAL CARE EXPENSES

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Jul 30, 2019

As with most medical insurance policies, long-term care insurance is designed to help put you in a better financial situation when unexpected health concerns arise. Long-term health care policies spring into action when difficult medical conditions cause individuals to lose some or all of their abil...

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Insurance Coverage for an Ever-Changing World INSURANCE COVERAGE FOR AN EVER-CHANGING WORLD

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Jul 30, 2019

Prime Insurance Company is an excess and surplus lines carrier that provides customized specialty insurance products. Prime offers flexible underwriting, risk management expertise, and extraordinary claims management. Our partnership approach means we all work together in underwriting, risk manageme...

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Insurance industry view of disruption INSURANCE INDUSTRY VIEW OF DISRUPTION

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Jul 30, 2019

PwC’s Jim Bichard discusses disruption in Financial Services with PwC Partner Susie Holmes and Sabine VanderLinden, CEO of Startupbootcamp, looking at the factors affecting the Insurance sector.

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10 surprising things that impact home insurance costs 10 SURPRISING THINGS THAT IMPACT HOME INSURANCE COSTS

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Jul 29, 2019

The cost of homeowner’s insurance is based on more than how big your home is, where it’s located or how much stuff you own. Some insurance companies just charge more than others for the same quality and level of insurance coverage, which is why it’s so important to shop around for ...

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Will your insurance protect you from a social media lawsuit? WILL YOUR INSURANCE PROTECT YOU FROM A SOCIAL MEDIA LAWSUIT?

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Jul 29, 2019

Social media has grown by leaps and bounds over the past decade. What many people don't understand are the unique risks that come along with social networking. Anyone using Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, LinkedIn or any other social networking site should exercise extreme caution in what they dec...

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Why is individual health insurance important? WHY IS INDIVIDUAL HEALTH INSURANCE IMPORTANT?

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Jul 29, 2019

In today’s day and age of increasing hospitalization costs and high vulnerability to diseases due to pollution and bad food and lifestyle choices, having a health insurance plan is more important than ever. Despite being one of the fastest growing economies in the world, our public healthcare ...

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AI in Insurance Transforming customer relationships AI IN INSURANCE TRANSFORMING CUSTOMER RELATIONSHIPS

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Jul 28, 2019

Artificial intelligence will transform the insurance industry. Watch Sasha Sanyal, Genpact's Global Business Leader for Insurance, discuss how insurers are using AI to impress and retain their customers.

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How the Ogden rate change impacts the insurance industry HOW THE OGDEN RATE CHANGE IMPACTS THE INSURANCE INDUSTRY

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Jul 26, 2019

It was announced on Monday 15 July that the Ogden discount rate will marginally increase from -0.75% to -0.25% with effect from 5 August 2019. This was a disappointing result for the insurance industry, which had anticipated a positive rate. The government had indicated to the industry and financial...

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Are you insuring your most valuable asset? – Your Job ARE YOU INSURING YOUR MOST VALUABLE ASSET? – YOUR JOB

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Jul 26, 2019

You insure your car. You insure your home. Are you insuring your most valuable asset? You’re Job! If the unexpected were to occur, would you be able to support yourself for 6 months, 1 year or possibly longer? Disability Income Insurance protects the most important asset. Traditional policies ...

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What Is Return of Premium Life Insurance? WHAT IS RETURN OF PREMIUM LIFE INSURANCE?

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Jul 26, 2019

Wondering what return of premium life insurance is? In this video, Jeanna and Natasha from Quotacy explain how return of premium life insurance works in both term life insurance products and permanent life insurance products. They also discuss the pros and cons of return of premium life insurance an...

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What Insurance Do Gas Fitters Need? WHAT INSURANCE DO GAS FITTERS NEED?

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Jul 25, 2019

Working with gas is a very risky business where one simple mistake can potentially cause major damage to property or injury. Gas Safe engineers are regulated by the Gas Safe Register, where they have to prove that they are competent to work as a gas fitter. If you work as a gas fitter, you’ll ...

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Why Do Senior Citizens Need Medical Insurance? WHY DO SENIOR CITIZENS NEED MEDICAL INSURANCE?

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Jul 25, 2019

With age, the need for health insurance becomes stronger. A number of diseases and ailments occur, as you get older. These ailments require medical attention. In such a situation, health insurance for senior citizens proves useful to tackle the financial burden. A senior citizen health insurance pla...

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Find Affordable Health Insurance FIND AFFORDABLE HEALTH INSURANCE

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Jul 25, 2019

Finding affordable health insurance can be complicated at times. Remember that it is important that you get a health plan that not only meets your health care needs but one that is also affordable. Whether you are unemployed, self-employed, or covered by an employer’s health-care insurance pla...

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Student Car Insurance Explained STUDENT CAR INSURANCE EXPLAINED

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Jul 25, 2019

The term student car insurance is not about a specific type of insurance. Rather, it is about how car insurance works for students who are either new drivers or those who are going away to college. Sometimes, these drivers qualify for lower insurance rates, but they also have higher risks. If you ar...

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Understanding the insurance claims payment process UNDERSTANDING THE INSURANCE CLAIMS PAYMENT PROCESS

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Jul 25, 2019

After a disaster, you want to get back to normal as soon as possible, and your insurance company wants that too! You may get multiple checks from your insurer as you make temporary repairs, permanent repairs and replace damaged belongings. Here's what you need to know about claims payments.

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What affects the cost of dump truck insurance? WHAT AFFECTS THE COST OF DUMP TRUCK INSURANCE?

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Jul 24, 2019

If you have a dump truck business, you know you need to have the right insurance. Your trucks and your business are your livelihood, so you need to make sure that your vehicles and your business are protected. But the only thing is that getting insurance for dump trucks sounds expensive. We’re...

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Mortgage Protection Insurance Leads on Facebook MORTGAGE PROTECTION INSURANCE LEADS ON FACEBOOK

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Jul 24, 2019

In this short video, Alex Branning shows you our most effective way to generate exclusive Mortgage Protection Insurance Leads on Facebook!

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Insurance Rating Variables: What They Are and Why They Matter INSURANCE RATING VARIABLES: WHAT THEY ARE AND WHY THEY MATTER

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Jul 24, 2019

It sounds simple: an insurance premium is how much it costs to provide insurance coverage. But figuring out what that cost should be is actually quite complicated — so complicated that insurance companies employ entire actuarial departments to do just that. A lot goes into how actuaries determ...

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Insurance Rating Variables: What They Are and Why They Matter INSURANCE RATING VARIABLES: WHAT THEY ARE AND WHY THEY MATTER

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Jul 24, 2019

It sounds simple: an insurance premium is how much it costs to provide insurance coverage. But figuring out what that cost should be is actually quite complicated — so complicated that insurance companies employ entire actuarial departments to do just that. A lot goes into how actuaries determ...

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Can an Insurer Pay Insured’s Contractor Directly, Even When There Is a Dispute Regarding the Contractor’s Work? CAN AN INSURER PAY INSURED’S CONTRACTOR DIRECTLY, EVEN WHEN THERE IS A DISPUTE REGARDING THE CONTRACTOR’S WORK?

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Jul 24, 2019

Always double check the insured’s contract with a contractor doing repair work for a claim. The California Court of Appeal recently ruled, in Jozefowicz v. Allstate Insurance Company, that an insurer can directly pay a contractor when the contract provided that the contractor was appointed as ...

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How to Properly Protect Your Fintech Company with Insurance HOW TO PROPERLY PROTECT YOUR FINTECH COMPANY WITH INSURANCE

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Jul 23, 2019

Within the technology ecosystem, financial technology, or “fintech,” is one of the fastest-growing sectors. Easily one of the more dynamic industries right now, fintech companies are taking the world of finance by storm and aggressively modernizing an industry in which innovation has bee...

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9 bizarre claims made on travel insurance policies 9 BIZARRE CLAIMS MADE ON TRAVEL INSURANCE POLICIES

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Jul 23, 2019

Travel insurance can be a saving grace for you and your family when you go on holiday. If you’ve ever had to claim on your travel insurance policy, statistics would suggest that you probably had your trip cancelled or had your luggage stolen - or perhaps your car was licked by a herd of cows, ...

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Does my home insurance cover if someone hits my mailbox? DOES MY HOME INSURANCE COVER IF SOMEONE HITS MY MAILBOX?

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Jul 23, 2019

There are a variety of ways that someone may hit your mailbox. There could have been a group of kids that toppled it over for fun or a driver that wasn’t paying the best attention to the road. Either way, the remains are lying in a heap on your lawn. But is it big enough of a deal for your hom...

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How to Avoid the Most Common Car Insurance Claims HOW TO AVOID THE MOST COMMON CAR INSURANCE CLAIMS

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Jul 23, 2019

Statistically speaking, an average driver will get into three or four accidents throughout their lifetime, leading to a car insurance claim. Sometimes, a car insurance claim is completely unavoidable: after all, someone else could hit you at any time. But there are some common car insurance claims t...

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Teen Drivers and Auto Insurance TEEN DRIVERS AND AUTO INSURANCE

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Jul 23, 2019

Most teens can’t wait for the freedom that a driver’s license represents.  Most parents, though, groan with anxiety.  While this may be a reasonable reaction, young drivers still need insurance coverage if they are going to drive.  The problem is that teens, on average, ha...

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What WHAT'S DRIVING ASIA'S INSURANCE BOOM

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Jul 23, 2019

Bain Partners Henrik Naujoks and Harshveer Singh explain some of the factors behind Asia's surging insurance market.

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The New Standard in Insurance for Startups Gets Even Better THE NEW STANDARD IN INSURANCE FOR STARTUPS GETS EVEN BETTER

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Jul 23, 2019

Today, with the launch of our fully-automated policies for Errors and Omissions and Cyber coverage, which we custom-made for technology companies, we’ve officially completed the rollout of our Startup Program. Building a startup is brutally hard. I feel a great deal of appreciation to anyone a...

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Reimagining the Future of Digital Insurance REIMAGINING THE FUTURE OF DIGITAL INSURANCE

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Jul 22, 2019

Chubb’s partnership with DBS—one of largest financial institutions in Southeast Asia—is an opportunity for Mike and his team to bring next-generation insurance services into the digital environment.

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How to Save Tax From Health Insurance? HOW TO SAVE TAX FROM HEALTH INSURANCE?

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Jul 22, 2019

How to Save Tax from Health Insurance? How to Save Tax with Health Insurance? How to make full use of section 80D to save tax on health insurance?

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Do you need travel insurance? You better read this DO YOU NEED TRAVEL INSURANCE? YOU BETTER READ THIS

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Jul 22, 2019

Do you need travel insurance for your upcoming summer vacation? You’re not alone. It’s going to be a big year for travel insurance. Really big. A survey by the travel insurance comparison site Squaremouth predicts 24% more travelers will insure their international trips in 2019 than last...

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Can Pet CAN PET'S GET HEALTH INSURANCE?

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Jul 21, 2019

Many of our clients with insured pets tell us that insurance coverage provides peace of mind. If anything unexpected were to happen, they’d be able to focus on what’s best for their pet rather than finances. Pet insurance helps pet owners prepare for the unexpected. If you’re inter...

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Travel Insurance: The Digital Experience TRAVEL INSURANCE: THE DIGITAL EXPERIENCE

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Jul 19, 2019

At Altus we have carried out research on leading Direct Travel Insurance providers and the digital experience that consumers should expect today. We’ve also uncovered where Insurtech and Fintech are disrupting now and looked ahead to how we could be experiencing Digital Travel Insurance in the...

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Coverage In Action: Cyber Liability Insurance COVERAGE IN ACTION: CYBER LIABILITY INSURANCE

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Jul 19, 2019

As technology becomes increasingly important for successful business operations, the value of a strong cyber liability insurance policy continues to grow. The continued rise in the amount of information stored and transferred electronically has resulted in a remarkable increase in the potential expo...

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5 Benefits of Gold Travel Insurance 5 BENEFITS OF GOLD TRAVEL INSURANCE

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Jul 19, 2019

Taking out Travel Insurance is extremely important before going on holiday, especially if you have pre-existing medical conditions, but with multiple insurers to choose from and varying levels of cover, what kind of policy do you really need? The type of cover you need will depend on the type of hol...

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Life Insurance for Parents and Children LIFE INSURANCE FOR PARENTS AND CHILDREN

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Jul 19, 2019

Parents, do you know how important it is for you to have life insurance? In this video, Quotacy discusses life insurance for parents how explains how easy it is to also provide coverage for your children with a life insurance child rider.

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Artificial Intelligence in the Insurance Domain ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE IN THE INSURANCE DOMAIN

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Jul 18, 2019

This whitepaper from the team at Fountech.ai examines the impact that Artificial Intelligence (AI) driven solutions can have on the insurance industry and the ways it can be utilized. Adoption of AI in the insurance sector has been understandably slow, considering the heavy regulation and size of th...

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Insurance big data – float like a butterfly, sting like a bee INSURANCE BIG DATA – FLOAT LIKE A BUTTERFLY, STING LIKE A BEE

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Jul 18, 2019

Among the many things for which the late, great Muhammad Ali will be remembered is his famous catchphrase: “Float like a butterfly, sting like a bee,” referring to his strategy of using quick feet and ring craft to overcome sometimes more powerful opponents. Faced with the current excite...

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5 Insurance Marketing Strategies That Generate High Quality Insurance Leads 5 INSURANCE MARKETING STRATEGIES THAT GENERATE HIGH QUALITY INSURANCE LEADS

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Jul 18, 2019

5 Insurance Marketing Strategies That Generate High-Quality Leads “It's a universal truth... lead acquisition in the insurance industry is hella pricey.” – Old Proverb. It’s not just expensive. It's frustrating. For every digital marketer like me, who can generate aff...

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Ways You Can Cut Down The Costs Of Home Owner WAYS YOU CAN CUT DOWN THE COSTS OF HOME OWNER'S INSURANCE

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Jul 18, 2019

Terrence Williams of Keepsake Insurance Agency distinguishes Ways You Can Cut Down The Costs Of Home Owner's Insurance.

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Life insurance is ready for something (and someone) new LIFE INSURANCE IS READY FOR SOMETHING (AND SOMEONE) NEW

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Jul 18, 2019

At Haven Life, we celebrate our employees. Here, you will work with a diverse team of kind, smart and driven people. Learn from the team why Haven Life is a great place to start or continue your career.

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Your guide to buying affordable term life insurance online YOUR GUIDE TO BUYING AFFORDABLE TERM LIFE INSURANCE ONLINE

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Jul 18, 2019

Whether it’s ordering groceries on your phone, doing some day care intel on your laptop or scrolling through your tablet device to get caught up on your budget, it’s a fact that most of your to-do lists can get done online and on your own time. The same is true for purchasing quality ter...

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Health insurance 101 HEALTH INSURANCE 101

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Jul 17, 2019

Compact rate without deductible pdf what is an health insurance plan. What is an health insurance plan basics how to understand coverage. What is an health insurance plan plans coverage in the united states. What is an health insurance plan employer perspectives on the market survey of. What is an h...

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Driving digital transformation in insurance DRIVING DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION IN INSURANCE

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Jul 17, 2019

For insurance companies, digital transformation isn’t a business decision, it’s a survival strategy. Insurance firms have been slow to implement new technologies when compared with banks and other financial services providers, however, they are catching up fast. The industry is undergoin...

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how to choose a good health insurance|us free insurance HOW TO CHOOSE A GOOD HEALTH INSURANCE|US FREE INSURANCE

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Jul 17, 2019

Life insurance is part of estate planning. If you have loved ones who depend upon you financially, you need life insurance. A life insurance policy allows your beneficiaries to cover their living expenses after your death. Depending on the size of the benefit you want to provide and the amount you c...

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Insurance Claims and Mortgage CO requirements INSURANCE CLAIMS AND MORTGAGE CO REQUIREMENTS

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Jul 17, 2019

Property insurance claims may have a mortgage company involved in the roof replacement process. Some mortgage companies require the homeowner and roofing contractor to be involved. Several tips and suggestions are given in this video to help prepare a homeowner on what to expect after filing a roof ...

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What is JCT 21.2.1 insurance, and who needs it? WHAT IS JCT 21.2.1 INSURANCE, AND WHO NEEDS IT?

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Jul 17, 2019

Tokio Marine HCC’s Julian Goodall considers the snappily-named clause developed to iron out liability issues in construction. Imagine drinking your relaxing, morning coffee and then suddenly noticing that cracks are starting to appear in your living room wall that you share with your neighbour...

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AI: Here AI: HERE'S WHAT INSURANCE INDUSTRY EXECUTIVES THINK

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Jul 16, 2019

Artificial intelligence (AI) is poised to be a major insurance-industry disruptor. Here’s how executives in the sector view this emerging technology, based on research from the recent Cognizant report “The Insurance AI Imperative.”

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2019 Private Flood Insurance Report 2019 PRIVATE FLOOD INSURANCE REPORT

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Jul 16, 2019

During 2018, participation in the private flood market continued to growth with 33 new companies reporting on line 2.5.1 Figure 1 illustrates the rapid increase from 49 reporting carriers in 2016 to 124 in 2018. New participation came predominately from the Liberty Mutual Group (12 companies), CNA I...

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The ultimate car insurance THE ULTIMATE CAR INSURANCE

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Jul 16, 2019

Car insurance is essential and having to get some often comes at an exciting time in our lives, such as when we purchase a new car, but sometimes navigating the world of insurance can be overly complicated. There is so much jargon involved with car insurance, so many complicated terms and hard to un...

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Car insurance: What is bodily injury liability? CAR INSURANCE: WHAT IS BODILY INJURY LIABILITY?

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Jul 16, 2019

Though many people depend on their cars to get where they need to go, driving isn’t without its risks. Since we drive so much and ride in cars so much, we’re so used to it that sometimes we forget the danger. But accidents and wrecks happen, and that’s why car insurance is a thing....

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How cyber insurance can help you manage information security risks HOW CYBER INSURANCE CAN HELP YOU MANAGE INFORMATION SECURITY RISKS

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Jul 16, 2019

For years, organizations have been looking for ways to avoid the potentially catastrophic consequences of data breaches. They might have finally found the answer in the form of cyber insurance.  Like any insurance policy, cyber insurance helps cover the costs associated with relevant damages. T...

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A new approach to claims handling A NEW APPROACH TO CLAIMS HANDLING

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Jul 16, 2019

Evolving cyber coverages require carriers to be nimbler to manage costs and maintain service levels. For insurance carriers to keep pace with the ever-changing cyber coverage environment, it's important to gain better clarity around the unique aspects of cyber claims. Insurers can find greater s...

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What you need to know about toy insurance WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT TOY INSURANCE

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Jul 16, 2019

Having a recreational toy can be a very fun experience that will provide you with some great memories. While having a recreational toy is a fun thing to own, there some important responsibilities that go along with it. One important thing that you will need to do is make sure that it is properly cov...

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Top 5 Missed Auto Insurance Discounts in South Carolina TOP 5 MISSED AUTO INSURANCE DISCOUNTS IN SOUTH CAROLINA

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Jul 16, 2019

These are the 5 auto insurance discounts that clients most commonly don't receive even when they deserve them. If you qualify for any of these discounts and are not getting them on your current insurance contact your agent or give us a call today!

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What Is Liability Insurance For Your Motorcycle? WHAT IS LIABILITY INSURANCE FOR YOUR MOTORCYCLE?

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Jul 16, 2019

Do you know the benefits of full coverage insurance versus the minimum liability requirements?  Most people opt for the cheapest insurance they can get and still meet the legal responsibility. In this short, informative video by attorney David Henn, learn why your cheapest option may not be you...

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6 Embarrassing Reasons Why You Might Be Denied Life Insurance 6 EMBARRASSING REASONS WHY YOU MIGHT BE DENIED LIFE INSURANCE

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Jul 16, 2019

You know that uncomfortable feeling when you are asked an question that you were not expecting? Have you ever completed a life insurance application? Answering life insurance application health questions might make some people feel uncomfortable or even a little embarrassed.

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Buying Life Insurance With a Pre-Existing Condition: What You Need to Know BUYING LIFE INSURANCE WITH A PRE-EXISTING CONDITION: WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW

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Jul 16, 2019

Younger, healthier applicants tend to get better rates than older Canadians or those with a pre-existing condition when it comes to buying life insurance. But if you’re living with chronic health problems and need life insurance, you shouldn’t assume the worst. Insurers generally look at...

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Australian Travel Insurance Tips On Purchasing A Policy AUSTRALIAN TRAVEL INSURANCE TIPS ON PURCHASING A POLICY

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Jul 16, 2019

So you’ve just planned your dream vacation or volunteering trip. Maybe you are traveling abroad, overseas, even to another continent. Now here comes the tricky part. How do you make sure you consider everything you need to take into account in order to stay safe thousands of miles away from ho...

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The Difference Between “Vacant” & “Unoccupied” Property Insurance THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN “VACANT” & “UNOCCUPIED” PROPERTY INSURANCE

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Jul 15, 2019

There are many different reasons why you might need to leave a property empty for a period of time. There are also a few different terms that you might use to describe a property as empty. The words “vacant” and “unoccupied” being two of them. However, when it comes to proper...

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Types of Usage-Based Insurance in Canada TYPES OF USAGE-BASED INSURANCE IN CANADA

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Jul 15, 2019

Usage-based insurance (UBI) gives drivers options in how their auto insurance premiums are calculated. Usage-based insurance hasn’t been around long in Canada. It was first introduced to drivers in 2013. Since then, however, it has grown in popularity. Auto insurance companies like Desjardins,...

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10 TYPES OF INSURANCE FOR REAL ESTATE INVESTORS 10 TYPES OF INSURANCE FOR REAL ESTATE INVESTORS

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Jul 15, 2019

From natural disasters to tenant negligence, a lot can go wrong for real estate investors. Once a house has been damaged, the bill for getting your money-making assets back in tip-top shape can easily start to cut into your profits. The right insurance, however, will make sure your investments (and ...

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The Top 5 Pitfalls in D&O Liability Policies THE TOP 5 PITFALLS IN D&O LIABILITY POLICIES

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Jul 15, 2019

Corporate officers and directors should be able to lead confidently and sleep at night without worrying that their personal assets may be at risk because of personal liability. D&O insurance provides such “sleep at night” coverage for claims alleging breach of their duties.  How...

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The history and purposes of private health insurance THE HISTORY AND PURPOSES OF PRIVATE HEALTH INSURANCE

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Jul 15, 2019

Australia’s private health insurance industry fears it is in a death spiral, and politicians need to rethink whether or to what extent taxpayers should continue to subsidize the industry. Australians are increasingly dissatisfied with private health insurance, and policy reform is urgent. Prem...

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Compete and Win in the Age of Account Based Buying COMPETE AND WIN IN THE AGE OF ACCOUNT BASED BUYING

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Jul 15, 2019

If you’re on a B2B revenue team, it’s likely your Marketing and Sales teams are experiencing some angst these days when it comes to understanding how prospects and customers want to interact with your company. On one hand customers seem to want ultra-personalized attention on every chann...

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Forrester Total Economic Report Shows a 405% ROI on 6sense FORRESTER TOTAL ECONOMIC REPORT SHOWS A 405% ROI ON 6SENSE

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Jul 15, 2019

Calculating ROI has become a requirement for any corporate investment, across all business functions. Gone are the days when B2B marketers could attribute their spend to “branding.” Today, they’re being forced to provide concrete spend-to-revenue analysis to justify their investmen...

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Duo Security Sets BDRs up for Success with 6sense DUO SECURITY SETS BDRS UP FOR SUCCESS WITH 6SENSE

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Jul 15, 2019

The role of a Business Development Rep can be a daunting one. Knowing where to prioritize when you have over 1,000 accounts and knowing what content to reach out to them and engage them with can be an impossible task. But if you have the right intent data that can show you where the account is in th...

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SailPoint Levels-Up their ABM Strategy with Intent Data SAILPOINT LEVELS-UP THEIR ABM STRATEGY WITH INTENT DATA

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Jul 15, 2019

The buyer’s journey has changed in a way which leaves many sales and marketing teams struggling to find insight from within what we call the Dark Funnel. However, many technology companies are starting to build solutions to address the radical new way customers engage and buy today by collecti...

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4 Things to know about senior citizen travel insurance plans 4 THINGS TO KNOW ABOUT SENIOR CITIZEN TRAVEL INSURANCE PLANS

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Jul 15, 2019

Senior citizen travel insurance plans are gaining immense popularity by the day. Here are the 4 things you must know about it.

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How to make sure your cyber insurance policy pays out HOW TO MAKE SURE YOUR CYBER INSURANCE POLICY PAYS OUT

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Jul 15, 2019

Cyber insurance is big business these days. With the ever-present danger of data breaches and cyber-attacks, organizations must be sure that they have the financial backing to respond appropriately. Damages incurred by information security incidents generally aren’t covered in commercial insur...

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How to Get The Best Cargo Insurance HOW TO GET THE BEST CARGO INSURANCE

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Jul 14, 2019

As an NZ importer or exporter, you’re no doubt always on the lookout for ways to save money. But there’s one place you shouldn’t be skimping on, and that’s cargo insurance.

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Protecting your Social Insurance Number PROTECTING YOUR SOCIAL INSURANCE NUMBER

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Jul 12, 2019

Your Social Insurance Number (SIN) is a confidential number used for income reporting purposes. However, some organizations ask for the SIN for other reasons. The SIN is important to privacy protection. It can open the door to your personal information and can put you at risk of fraud and identity t...

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What Does Medicare Part B Cover? WHAT DOES MEDICARE PART B COVER?

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Jul 12, 2019

Medicare Part B helps pay for care you receive in a clinic or hospital as an outpatient. Part B also covers most doctor services you receive as a hospital inpatient. Most other hospital services are covered by Part A.

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Why Health Insurance? WHY HEALTH INSURANCE?

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Jul 12, 2019

Health insurance is an agreement whereby insurance company agrees to undertake a guarantee of compensation for medical expenses in case the insured falls ill or meets with an accident which leads to hospitalization of the insured. Generally, insurance companies have tie-ups with the leading hospital...

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Common Types of Life Insurance COMMON TYPES OF LIFE INSURANCE

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Jul 11, 2019

Having choices is good, but in the world of life insurance, the number of options and terms can seem overwhelming. Sometimes, there are just too many fish in the sea to easily recognize which one you want to reel in. But don’t worry. A quick overview of the main options available will help wee...

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Digital Is Disrupting Insurance DIGITAL IS DISRUPTING INSURANCE

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Jul 11, 2019

The insurance industry is well on its way to going digital. Digital transformation has become the norm for companies across all industries, and insurance is no different. Nearly 70% of insurers in our study reported that their company is on the journey to digitally transform their infrastructure. Th...

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5 Simplest Ways of Choosing the Right Life Insurance Plan 5 SIMPLEST WAYS OF CHOOSING THE RIGHT LIFE INSURANCE PLAN

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Jul 11, 2019

When there are plenty of choices available on the market, selecting the right one becomes a difficult task. When it comes to choosing a life insurance plan, you need to be very careful due to the plethora of options available. Various life insurance companies offer different types of life insurance ...

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What Is Fire Protection Class In Homeowners Insurance WHAT IS FIRE PROTECTION CLASS IN HOMEOWNERS INSURANCE

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Jul 11, 2019

Fire Protection Class is a 1 - 10 rating provided by ISO that evaluates a counties fire suppression capability - how fast can they put out a fire, after it is reported. This rating is used by home insurance carriers to determine the response time of dealing with a fire at your home. A low protection...

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When Is It Smart To Buy Liability Only Auto Insurance? WHEN IS IT SMART TO BUY LIABILITY ONLY AUTO INSURANCE?

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Jul 11, 2019

You have a lot of options when it comes to buying auto insurance. Many vehicle owners recognize the value of purchasing comprehensive car insurance. It covers most of your risks and keeps your financials in order should a problem occur. Yet, there are some instances when purchasing just Liability In...

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How to Choose A Term Insurance HOW TO CHOOSE A TERM INSURANCE

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Jul 11, 2019

Purchasing a term life plan is a guarantee that your family will remain financially secure, in case of an early demise. If you are the sole breadwinner of the family, then a term life plan is a must. A term life plan helps your family’s finances stay on track and settle debts on an early demis...

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What Is The Right Age To Avail A Health Insurance WHAT IS THE RIGHT AGE TO AVAIL A HEALTH INSURANCE

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Jul 11, 2019

It is never too late to avail a health insurance plan. You must avail a health insurance plan between 30 to 35 years of age. However, if you are 40, then you are at the mid-point of your career where most of your long-term debts are either ongoing and you have certain family liabilities like taking ...

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3 Auto Insurance Fraud Scenarios – What Every Person Should Know 3 AUTO INSURANCE FRAUD SCENARIOS – WHAT EVERY PERSON SHOULD KNOW

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Jul 11, 2019

Many Canadians are not even aware that there are many ways that you can become a victim of organized insurance fraud. It can result in huge insurance claim costs paid by your insurer and consequently, your premiums going up. Or, it could be even worse – you could be injured during an auto frau...

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The Strengths and Weaknesses of the Average Consumer’s Health Insurance Understanding THE STRENGTHS AND WEAKNESSES OF THE AVERAGE CONSUMER’S HEALTH INSURANCE UNDERSTANDING

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Jul 10, 2019

For many, health insurance is confusing due to complicated terminology, changing regulations and the range of options. To get a better idea of how much the average consumer knows about their health insurance, we surveyed 120 people online with eight questions related to health insurance to gauge the...

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Triggering innovation: How smart contracts bring policies to life TRIGGERING INNOVATION: HOW SMART CONTRACTS BRING POLICIES TO LIFE

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Jul 10, 2019

This report has been co-produced by Lloyd's and Centre for Commercial Law Studies for general information purposes only. While care has been taken in gathering the data and preparing the report Lloyd's does not make any representations or warranties as to its accuracy or completeness and exp...

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7 scenarios where a single person might need life insurance 7 SCENARIOS WHERE A SINGLE PERSON MIGHT NEED LIFE INSURANCE

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Jul 10, 2019

Life insurance often isn’t needed for a single person with no children. Some may say, “Buy it while you’re young and healthy.” The reality is that, if you don’t need coverage, the money toward a life insurance premium could be better utilized by contributing to retireme...

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Save money on insurance payments by making the right buying decisions. SAVE MONEY ON INSURANCE PAYMENTS BY MAKING THE RIGHT BUYING DECISIONS.

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Jul 10, 2019

In a tough economic climate, South Africans are always on the lookout for ways to save. Cutting back on insurance premiums is often seen as an easy way to save money. All good, until you lodge a claim and suddenly find that your ‘saving’ now leaves you with an expensive problem. “W...

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What is the difference between a DP1 and DP3 home insurance policy? WHAT IS THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN A DP1 AND DP3 HOME INSURANCE POLICY?

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Jul 10, 2019

The DP1 and DP3 are two types of dwelling fire policies. The DP1 is used for vacant property insurance and offer's the minimum coverage amount while the DP3 is used for landlord insurance where the homeowner rents out the property, but does not live there. What's the Coverage Difference betw...

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4 Things You Can Do to Help Lower Auto Insurance Costs 4 THINGS YOU CAN DO TO HELP LOWER AUTO INSURANCE COSTS

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Jul 10, 2019

When you invest in a vehicle, there is a lot to think about from a financial standpoint. On top of the sticker price of a vehicle, you have to consider things like routine maintenance, repairs, gas and automobile insurance. Auto insurance coverage is necessary for any driver of any age. In the insta...

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Denied Life Insurance? Here Are Your Next 3 Steps DENIED LIFE INSURANCE? HERE ARE YOUR NEXT 3 STEPS

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Jul 10, 2019

It’s tough to learn that the life insurance company you applied to will not be offering you coverage, especially if you were fully expecting a yes! You may fall into the “impaired risk market,” which means you have something in your background that makes you a higher risk for dying...

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Different Types of Life Insurance DIFFERENT TYPES OF LIFE INSURANCE

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Jul 10, 2019

In this clip from Wealth Matters radio show, Andy Siegel, President of Siegel Insurance, Inc talks about the different types of life insurance. WEALTH MATTERS is a monthly radio show and podcast where the attorneys at Gaslowitz Frankel LLC discuss the opportunities and challenges associated with pre...

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INSURERS CAN ONLY BECOME CUSTOMER-FOCUSED WITH A TARGETED APPROACH INSURERS CAN ONLY BECOME CUSTOMER-FOCUSED WITH A TARGETED APPROACH

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Jul 10, 2019

Insurers need to evolve if they want to thrive in the age of digital disruption. And while new technologies may be useful, the most important consideration lies in getting back to basics and focusing on customers and their needs. In my previous post in this series, I outlined why a personalized appr...

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How Insurance Companies Adjust Personal Injury Claims HOW INSURANCE COMPANIES ADJUST PERSONAL INJURY CLAIMS

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Jul 09, 2019

Insurance companies can play a critical role in personal injury claims. From car accident cases to product liability claims, insurance companies representing the liable party will: Conduct their own investigations. If they determine a claim is valid, they’ll use their own procedures and formul...

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WHAT IS THE BEST BACKPACKER INSURANCE? WHAT IS THE BEST BACKPACKER INSURANCE?

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Jul 09, 2019

I’ve had to claim on my travel insurance four times over the last ten years of traveling. I’ve suffered everything from infections, robberies, broken equipment, and a couple more things that I’m too ashamed to talk about. To hit the road without backpacker travel insurance really i...

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Comprehensive Insurance—Critical Protection for Your Car’s Value COMPREHENSIVE INSURANCE—CRITICAL PROTECTION FOR YOUR CAR’S VALUE

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Jul 09, 2019

The term comprehensive auto insurance is very misleading. Many times, you will hear that you should have comprehensive coverage – but what does that mean? It can mean two things. It can mean that you should have an ample amount of coverage to reduce your risks of having to pay out-of-pocket fo...

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What Insurance Do I Need As A Tenant? WHAT INSURANCE DO I NEED AS A TENANT?

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Jul 09, 2019

Whether you’re about to rent a room or a property or you are already a tenant paying rent to a landlord for the place you live in, you might be thinking about tenants’ insurance. What exactly is tenants’ insurance? What does it cover? Must you have it? What does tenant liability me...

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How Do Insurance Companies Use ETFs? HOW DO INSURANCE COMPANIES USE ETFS?

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Jul 09, 2019

Insurers continue to look to ETFs to serve a broad range of functions. S&P DJI’s Raghu Ramachandran and Vanguard’s Kelly Sweppenhiser discuss how insurers used ETFs within their general accounts portfolios in 2018.

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What Is Graded Death Benefit Life Insurance? WHAT IS GRADED DEATH BENEFIT LIFE INSURANCE?

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Jul 09, 2019

A graded death benefit policy is a type of whole life insurance policy with a waiting period. It may be an option for people who are unable to be approved for standard life insurance. There is no medical exam required. People who have been declined for life insurance from all other companies can sti...

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‘LIVING BUSINESS’ INSURERS TARGET NEW OPPORTUNITIES ‘LIVING BUSINESS’ INSURERS TARGET NEW OPPORTUNITIES

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Jul 09, 2019

As I mentioned in my previous blog post, there are a few insurance companies that have developed a profound and dynamic understanding of their customers, based on a sophisticated data and analytics capability as well as an authentic receptiveness to what customers tell them. They also have the abili...

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Benefits of Health Insurance BENEFITS OF HEALTH INSURANCE

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Jul 09, 2019

Check out the video to know how our health insurance can help you to get cashless treatment along with priority care and complete recuperation. With our simple claim process, we settle your health insurance claim in the shortest time.

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Insurance Fraud: Why Care? INSURANCE FRAUD: WHY CARE?

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Jul 09, 2019

Insurance fraud ... who cares? Maybe we all should. Protect your hard-earned money from insurance thieves. And steer clear of scamming — unless a jail cell seems like appealing, rent-free housing.

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What is collision insurance and should I get it? WHAT IS COLLISION INSURANCE AND SHOULD I GET IT?

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Jul 09, 2019

Life was going pretty good for Lila and her husband in 2016. The couple had just bought a year-old Kia Soul in cash. Then one day, while out on a drive, things changed.  “Somebody was trying to back up off of one ramp, trying to at the last minute to go to the other ramp, or something,&rd...

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Why Your Insurance Company Should Know You Are Renting Your Home WHY YOUR INSURANCE COMPANY SHOULD KNOW YOU ARE RENTING YOUR HOME

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Jul 09, 2019

Given the huge transformation the world is going through, the home sharing and property rental businesses have really taken off in the last two decades. Renting out spare rooms, a portion of, or even an entire house to earn some extra money, or a full-time income, has become increasingly common nowa...

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Buying term life insurance in your 40s BUYING TERM LIFE INSURANCE IN YOUR 40S

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Jul 09, 2019

For many people, your 40s are a time where you re-confirm many financial decisions made to date in your life. Are you on pace for a comfortable retirement? Is it time to refinance your mortgage for a better interest rate? Have you saved enough to take some of those dream vacations? Another financial...

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Umbrella Insurance: What is it and what does it cover? UMBRELLA INSURANCE: WHAT IS IT AND WHAT DOES IT COVER?

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Jul 08, 2019

After 10 years of saving and sacrificing you’ve just closed escrow on your first home – congratulations! Now that all the paperwork and stress from the move is over, it’s time to celebrate with a housewarming party for your family and friends. You decide outside is best, since your...

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INSURANCE PROVIDERS DIGITAL EDGE PLAYBOOK INSURANCE PROVIDERS DIGITAL EDGE PLAYBOOK

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Jul 08, 2019

Insurance businesses require scalable digital delivery models with rich analytics for greater consumer insights to tailor solutions and maintain customer loyalty. This requires a re-architecture to a business model based on interconnection and colocation with distributed control points. By following...

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The Types of Insurance a Business Needs to Have THE TYPES OF INSURANCE A BUSINESS NEEDS TO HAVE

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Jul 08, 2019

In business, accidents and life happen. To protect yourself and your business from these events you’ll need the right insurance coverage for the various aspects of your business for when things go wrong. Justin talks to Matthew Bryan of Hitson, Crumb & Blazer Insurance about the types ...

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Who needs a 10-year term life insurance policy? WHO NEEDS A 10-YEAR TERM LIFE INSURANCE POLICY?

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Jul 08, 2019

When youre just getting married or having a child, the decision to purchase term life insurance is easy. You know you need financial protection, and you know you need it for a long time. But as you get closer to your financial goals, the question gets a little more nuanced. Do you still need life in...

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SiriusDecisions B-to-B Fundamentals with Elisabeth Medaris SIRIUSDECISIONS B-TO-B FUNDAMENTALS WITH ELISABETH MEDARIS

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Jul 08, 2019

At SiriusDecisions, we’ve created a b-to-b fundamentals course to help you build a strong foundation of knowledge and develop meaningful, ongoing relationships with customers.

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The SiriusDecisions B-to-B Buying Decision Process Framework THE SIRIUSDECISIONS B-TO-B BUYING DECISION PROCESS FRAMEWORK

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Jul 08, 2019

Decisionmaking is a cognitive process defined by psychologists as the selection of a course of action from multiple alternatives (e.g. what to eat, where to shop). John Dewey, the pragmatic philosopher and psychologist, introduced the first decision process framework for consumer buying in his book ...

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The Most Important Metric for Sales Leaders in Subscription Businesses to Track and Use to Drive Revenue Growth THE MOST IMPORTANT METRIC FOR SALES LEADERS IN SUBSCRIPTION BUSINESSES TO TRACK AND USE TO DRIVE REVENUE GROWTH

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Jul 08, 2019

Subscription businesses that charge customers monthly for using their offerings are expanding rapidly in response to consumers’ and b-to-b buyers’ desire to try a product and walk away easily if they’re not achieving the expected value. However, the subscription-based business mode...

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The SiriusDecisions B-to-B Marketing Automation Study Infographic THE SIRIUSDECISIONS B-TO-B MARKETING AUTOMATION STUDY INFOGRAPHIC

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Jul 08, 2019

Does the organization have a valid and agreed-upon process of what its revenue engine looks like?  Is the marketing function speaking the same language as the sales team? Or are they focusing only on the lead when sales is more interested in pre-qualified, early-stage opportunities? How can sal...

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Why Sales Leaders Need to Digitally Transform Their Teams WHY SALES LEADERS NEED TO DIGITALLY TRANSFORM THEIR TEAMS

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Jul 08, 2019

Three key trends are driving the need for sales leaders to digitally transform their organizations. First, b-to-b buyers are conducting more of their purchase journey in the digital arena and demanding the same kind of frictionless and seamless customer experience they enjoy as consumers. Second, th...

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Why Do Doctors Need Life Insurance? WHY DO DOCTORS NEED LIFE INSURANCE?

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Jul 06, 2019

As a family physician, your job is to help protect your patient's health. As a spouse and parent, your job is to protect your family's well-being. Life insurance is one of the many ways that you can help financially protect the ones you love in the event that you are no longer around Get the...

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EARTHQUAKES: MORE LINKS FROM INSURANCE INFORMATION INSTITITUTE EARTHQUAKES: MORE LINKS FROM INSURANCE INFORMATION INSTITITUTE

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Jul 06, 2019

An earthquake is a sudden and rapid shaking of the earth caused by the breaking and shifting of rock beneath the earths surface. This shaking can sometimes trigger landslides, avalanches, flash floods, fires and tsunamis.Millions of people across 42 states are at risk for damage from an earthquake, ...

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EARTHQUAKES AND INSURANCE: WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW EARTHQUAKES AND INSURANCE: WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW

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Jul 06, 2019

Earthquakes can cause much harm to home structures. They can damage housing foundations and collapse walls; even relatively mild tremors can destroy furnishings and belongings.Homeowners and renters insurance does not cover earthquake damage. A standard policy will, however, generally cover losses f...

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How to negotiate a car accident insurance settlement HOW TO NEGOTIATE A CAR ACCIDENT INSURANCE SETTLEMENT

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Jul 05, 2019

Getting into an accident is an emotionally draining experience. If you’re lucky, you, your passengers, and anyone else involved walk away without injuries. You just need to deal with the insurance company for the property damage. If you’re at fault and you have collision insurance, you h...

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InsurTech Futures: Worry+Peace and Next Generation join forces INSURTECH FUTURES: WORRY+PEACE AND NEXT GENERATION JOIN FORCES

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Jul 05, 2019

Next Generation is the latest addition to Worry+Peace’s regulatory incubator.InsurTechs Worry+Peace and Next Generation have announced the signing of a new agreement.Next Generation will be the fourth firm to join Worry+Peace’s regulatory incubator as a result.
Worry+Peace provide...

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In-depth - claims: The tech frontline IN-DEPTH - CLAIMS: THE TECH FRONTLINE

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Jul 05, 2019

How can brokers use tech to manage claims and help customers prevent them? Martin Friel investigatesPart and parcel of any claims proposition has to include a focus on fraud. Of course, brokers have always had a part to play here but their involvement in claims requires them to adopt a more fundamen...

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Deferred taxes and the new investment tax law DEFERRED TAXES AND THE NEW INVESTMENT TAX LAW

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Jul 05, 2019

Deferred taxes under Solvency II are calculated on the basis of Art. 15 i. V. m. Art. 9 Delegated Regulation. The recognition and measurement of deferred taxes is governed by International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS).According to IAS 12, deferred taxes are to be accrued using the balance sh...

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How Long Does Business Interruption Insurance Coverage Last? HOW LONG DOES BUSINESS INTERRUPTION INSURANCE COVERAGE LAST?

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Jul 04, 2019

Most commercial property insurance policies include business interruption insurance. With this coverage, the insurer agrees to pay for loss of business income resulting from a covered peril. But how long does it last? In most cases, business interruption insurance coverage continues from the date of...

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Insurers paid out NZ$40bn following Christchurch earthquake INSURERS PAID OUT NZ$40BN FOLLOWING CHRISTCHURCH EARTHQUAKE

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Jul 04, 2019

Meanwhile, the government has contributed around NZ$1bn towards rebuilding the city.Lianne Dalziel, mayor of Christchurch, revealed at a conference in London, that the extent of non-insurance at the

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KEEPING PACE WITH THE UK INSURANCE CUSTOMER KEEPING PACE WITH THE UK INSURANCE CUSTOMER

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Jul 04, 2019

Why personalization is the key differentiator for forward-thinking insurers As insurers, we know that satisfied customers define the success of our business. Yet what customers expect from their insurer is changing. Digital experiences across most sectors have become personalised, mirroring and some...

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Warranty insurance fraud WARRANTY INSURANCE FRAUD

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Jul 04, 2019

An extended warranty, sometimes called a service agreement, service contract or maintenance agreement, is a prolonged warranty offered to consumers in addition to the standard warranty available on a new item. The extended warranty may be offered by an insurer, a retailer or a manufacturer.

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Is a Recycling Bin With Wheels a Vehicle for Insurance Purposes? IS A RECYCLING BIN WITH WHEELS A VEHICLE FOR INSURANCE PURPOSES?

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Jul 03, 2019

So what happens when you run over a gas line with a wheeled electronic recycling bin in a residential building and rupture the gas line?  Does the buildings all risks insurance cover the cost of restoring the gas service?  Not according to the federal courts in New York

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Useful Tips for Drivers Who Are Dealing with Auto Insurance Claim Adjusters USEFUL TIPS FOR DRIVERS WHO ARE DEALING WITH AUTO INSURANCE CLAIM ADJUSTERS

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Jul 03, 2019

Negotiating with a claim adjuster can be difficult for persons that never dealt with them before. However, drives can learn some tricks that can help them become better negotiators, said Russell Rabichev, Marketing Director of Internet Marketing Company.

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How insurance contributes towards financial inclusion and affordability HOW INSURANCE CONTRIBUTES TOWARDS FINANCIAL INCLUSION AND AFFORDABILITY

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Jul 03, 2019

Financial inclusion, such as affordability, is a core priority of regulators and businesses and is causing change. With changes posed by FCA regulations theres a need to readdress all components of customer engagement and redevelop the journey to be inclusive of expectations, but also an opportunity...

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Global Contents Insurance Market 2019 By: Allianz, AXA, Nippon Life Insurance, American Intl. Group, Aviva, Assicurazioni Generali, Cardinal GLOBAL CONTENTS INSURANCE MARKET 2019 BY: ALLIANZ, AXA, NIPPON LIFE INSURANCE, AMERICAN INTL. GROUP, AVIVA, ASSICURAZIONI GENERALI, CARDINAL

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Jul 03, 2019

The Contents Insurance market has been showing Reliable growth momentum and Vital Dynamics of Contents Insurance Industry Market at national and international levels from some previous years. Though it is anticipated to exhibit more Effective performance during the forecast period of 2019 to 2025 as...

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AI ON A BIG SCALE WILL GIVE INSURERS A HUGE COMPETITIVE EDGE AI ON A BIG SCALE WILL GIVE INSURERS A HUGE COMPETITIVE EDGE

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Jul 03, 2019

Insurers that roll out AI solutions across their businesses will gain a substantial advantage over their competitors.Most big insurers have begun experimenting with artificial intelligence (AI) applications. Some have even begun implementing AI solutions. Few, however, have rolled out AI application...

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How Does Business Insurance Protect Against Lost Business Income HOW DOES BUSINESS INSURANCE PROTECT AGAINST LOST BUSINESS INCOME

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Jul 02, 2019

Accidents and misfortunes occur to most businesses at various times. When something occurs that leads to significant loss for your company, you may face hardships. Can you keep the doors open? Do you need to let go of employees?Some forms of business insurance provide protection from business income...

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How To Lower Your Homeowners Insurance Costs HOW TO LOWER YOUR HOMEOWNERS INSURANCE COSTS

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Jul 02, 2019

If you own a home, homeowners insurance is an item in your budget thats there to stay. Depending on the size of your home, location, and other factors, your premiums may be significant and could increase over time. However, there are ways to minimize the cost of homeowners insurance. Taking the foll...

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Why consumers mislead motor insurance providers WHY CONSUMERS MISLEAD MOTOR INSURANCE PROVIDERS

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Jul 02, 2019

Two out of five consumers think it is acceptable to omit or adjust information given to motor insurance providers to get a better price. This infographic sheds light on consumer attitudes towards motor insurance fraud and what insurers can do to convince consumers to provide honest information.

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How much of the life insurance application process can you do online? HOW MUCH OF THE LIFE INSURANCE APPLICATION PROCESS CAN YOU DO ONLINE?

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Jul 02, 2019

Weve become pretty accustomed to our convenient online services. Its nearly impossible to imagine a life before Amazon Primes free shipping, scheduling an early morning ride-hailing app pickup for 6 a.m. flights, or even being able to manage your banking without setting foot in an actual bank.

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6 types of people who might need a 20-year life insurance term 6 TYPES OF PEOPLE WHO MIGHT NEED A 20-YEAR LIFE INSURANCE TERM

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Jul 01, 2019

Its not the most common pregnancy story: I was eight months along, sipping water instead of coffee in the conference room, discussing with a financial planner what would happen to my unborn child and me if my husband were to die unexpectedly. Far from as morbid as it sounds, the conversation was act...

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INSURERS, DO YOU KNOW HOW TO MANAGE COST IN THE CLOUD? INSURERS, DO YOU KNOW HOW TO MANAGE COST IN THE CLOUD?

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Jul 01, 2019

Before moving to the cloud, insurers need to ask: how can I make sure my migration to the cloud is cost efficient and suitable for my business?One of the oft-touted benefits of cloud is that it reduces costs. This was also one of the benefits I mentioned in my previous post, but it comes with an imp...

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INCLUSION AND INNOVATION, WITH ERIC JOOST (PODCAST) INCLUSION AND INNOVATION, WITH ERIC JOOST (PODCAST)

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Jul 01, 2019

How prepared is the insurance workforce for a digitally-driven future? Are insurers equipped to attract new, more diverse talent? And how does it all feed into a sustainable future for the industry? Eric Joost on why innovation is non-negotiable-and why inclusion must be a personal priority.

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Insurance Markets in Figures INSURANCE MARKETS IN FIGURES

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Jun 30, 2019

Preliminary data for 2018 show an increase in gross premiums of domestic insurance companies in most countries, especially in the non-life sector (Figure 1). Gross premiums rose in real terms in 28 (out of 52) reporting countries in both life and non-life sectors, in 16 other countries in the non-li...

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Will my life insurance cost more because I am a scaffolder? WILL MY LIFE INSURANCE COST MORE BECAUSE I AM A SCAFFOLDER?

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Jun 28, 2019

When a client has a pre-existing condition or has suffered a serious illness in the past, the first thing we do is pick up the phone and speak to underwriters at many of the UKs leading insurance companies. Discussing all of our clients medical history helps us to identify the best company to apply ...

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National Insurance Awareness Day 2019 NATIONAL INSURANCE AWARENESS DAY 2019

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Jun 28, 2019

When was the last time you reviewed your insurance policy? Have you had any big life changes or any coming up? Insurance Awareness Day reminds you to take the time to talk with your insurance agent to ensure you're protected in the event of an accident or damage. Scroll down to learn more in our...

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Insurance Awareness Day: Building The Right Connect INSURANCE AWARENESS DAY: BUILDING THE RIGHT CONNECT

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Jun 28, 2019

Insurance as a concept in India dates back to thousands of years where in the writings of Manusmriti, or Arthashastra, the thinkers of those times talked about pooling of resources so as to distribute them at the time of a calamity owing to fires, floods, famine or epidemics. Fast forward to 2019, t...

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The Need For Travel Medical Insurance THE NEED FOR TRAVEL MEDICAL INSURANCE

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Jun 28, 2019

While traveling in a foreign land, you may encounter a sudden sickness or accident generating huge amounts of medical expenses. Travel medical insurance provides you protection against any such contingency and ensures that your trip is safe. However, travel medical insurance differs from standard tr...

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WHAT MILLENNIALS NEED TO KNOW ABOUT LIFE INSURANCE WHAT MILLENNIALS NEED TO KNOW ABOUT LIFE INSURANCE

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Jun 27, 2019

They’ve been getting a lot of buzz over the years, and it’s not surprising why. Millennials are on their way to becoming the largest generation in the world. They account for being in an exclusive club of 1.8 billion people, which is about a quarter of the global population, and are at t...

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Apollo Insurance Solutions Officially Live APOLLO INSURANCE SOLUTIONS OFFICIALLY LIVE

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Jun 27, 2019

Canadian insurance marketplace Apollo Insurance Solutions   is officially live with its small business insurance platform for brokers and/or small business owners. The announcement follows Apollo’s $1m CAD angel round of funding.

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Insurtech partnership to assist SMEs INSURTECH PARTNERSHIP TO ASSIST SMES

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Jun 27, 2019

In an exciting new partnership for the insurtech space, Prudential Corporation Asia is teaming up with HælthTech in a move that the insurer said will enable straight-through processing of transactions and the automation of core processes.

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A pair of leading health and wellness apps come to Haven Life Plus A PAIR OF LEADING HEALTH AND WELLNESS APPS COME TO HAVEN LIFE PLUS

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Jun 27, 2019

Yesterday, your term life insurance was able to help you financially protect your loved ones.
Today, yes, your policy still does that. That’s what its for. But it can also make traveling easier and your beach body tighter.Were excited to share that two new services have been added to Ha...

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Expanding HSAs Could Help Fix America’s Broken Health Insurance Model EXPANDING HSAS COULD HELP FIX AMERICA’S BROKEN HEALTH INSURANCE MODEL

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Jun 27, 2019

A recent survey revealed only one in five people currently enrolled in an employer-sponsored health plan have a health savings account (HSA). More unsettling, few use them to save money for future health expenses.There could be a variety of reasons why people dont use HSAs, but lack of a tax perks c...

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LexisNexis: More insurance execs using, open to virtual claims, might go touchless LEXISNEXIS: MORE INSURANCE EXECS USING, OPEN TO VIRTUAL CLAIMS, MIGHT GO TOUCHLESS

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Jun 27, 2019

The 2019 LexisNexis Future of Claims Study released earlier this year found more insurance executives open to virtual and even touchless claims than two years prior.The results lend insight into what collision repairers might expect to see on the ground and how a shop might choose to handle customer...

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Global Long-Term Care Insurance Market 2019 Development Strategy Allstate, LTC Financial Solutions, MassMutual, GLOBAL LONG-TERM CARE INSURANCE MARKET 2019 DEVELOPMENT STRATEGY ALLSTATE, LTC FINANCIAL SOLUTIONS, MASSMUTUAL,

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Jun 27, 2019

MarketandResearch.biz announced that its published an exclusive report namely Global Long-Term Care Insurance Market 2019 by Manufacturers, Regions, Type and Application, Forecast to 2024 in its research database with report summary, table of content, research methodologies and data sources. The res...

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HOW INSURANCE CEOS CAN ADDRESS THE CHALLENGES OF A FRAGILE DIGITAL ECONOMY HOW INSURANCE CEOS CAN ADDRESS THE CHALLENGES OF A FRAGILE DIGITAL ECONOMY

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Jun 27, 2019

The digital economy holds opportunities and challenges for insurersSince its inception, the Internet has been a catalyst for connection and growth. As insurers begin to explore new, innovative ways to connect with their customers and partners, they are more reliant on the digital economy and the Int...

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The Birkenbihl-Approach to Language Learning THE BIRKENBIHL-APPROACH TO LANGUAGE LEARNING

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Jun 27, 2019

Learners experience difficulties because even if vocabulary has been learned well, the words have been learned as individual units (e.g. “put” with several possible translations into the native tongue of learner) while now in context only one of these possibilities describes the meaning....

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BIRKENBIHL APPROACH: BRAIN FRIENDLY ACCELERATED LANGUAGE LEARNING BIRKENBIHL APPROACH: BRAIN FRIENDLY ACCELERATED LANGUAGE LEARNING

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Jun 27, 2019

Learners are supposed to pronounce right from the start. Either during the learning of vocabulary or during class (speaking the target language from the first moment). While this approach is believed to be particularly “modern” it is not brain-friendly. Consider that babies listen to lan...

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The Birkenbihl Approach of learing THE BIRKENBIHL APPROACH OF LEARING

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Jun 27, 2019

In the following video, Vera F. Birkenbihl and Katharina Schaffer, describe the 4 steps of brain-friendly language learning according to Birkenbihl, namely: De-Coding, Active Listening, Passive Listening and Activities.

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Easy Language Learning by Vera F. Birkenbihl – The Decoding Method EASY LANGUAGE LEARNING BY VERA F. BIRKENBIHL – THE DECODING METHOD

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Jun 27, 2019

Forget about cramming vocabulary: the best way to learn a language is by using decoding exercises. Translate a German sentence word-by-word into your native language – thus you will learn the word’s meaning as well as the language’s grammar. Decoding means to “decipher”...

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Professional Indemnity Insurance Insight PROFESSIONAL INDEMNITY INSURANCE INSIGHT

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Jun 26, 2019

A certain level of risk is inherent with all professional activities, but the implementation of a proactive Risk Management (RM) strategy can minimize both the frequency and severity of professional errors, and better protect the contractor against resultant contractual liability. While this will un...

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AI HOLDS THE KEY AS INSURERS BID TO RAMP UP THE CUSTOMER EXPERIENCE AI HOLDS THE KEY AS INSURERS BID TO RAMP UP THE CUSTOMER EXPERIENCE

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Jun 26, 2019

AI is helping insurers improve dramatically the customer experience they provide their policyholders.The customer experience is fast becoming the new battleground for competitors in the insurance industry. Carriers that can quickly roll out highly-personalized real-time customer services, on a big s...

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 API-led connectivity for government API-LED CONNECTIVITY FOR GOVERNMENT

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Jun 26, 2019

Today, government IT teams are expected to deliver more services with fewer resources. Consequently, many agencies have prioritized legacy modernization, interoperability, and shared service models as a means towards increasing IT delivery capacity. We propose that successful execution of these ini...

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 Accelerating Government IT Innovation ACCELERATING GOVERNMENT IT INNOVATION

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Jun 26, 2019

Evolving citizen and constituent expectations have created the imperative for government to digitally transform. Delivering on digital transformation grows more challenging by the year, as the proliferation of modern technologies (e.g. SaaS, mobile, IoT) forces IT teams to rethink how to best deliv...

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Simplifying Your Claims Management with a Billing Service SIMPLIFYING YOUR CLAIMS MANAGEMENT WITH A BILLING SERVICE

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Jun 25, 2019

The claims management lifecycle is a complex and detailed process. While electronic claims have reduced phone calls with payers, minimized duplicated data entry, and decreased reimbursement times, they have increased the scale of the insurance claims your biller has to create, track, and manage thro...

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Tax Saving Products (2019) TAX SAVING PRODUCTS (2019)

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Jun 25, 2019

In this video, you will see the different tax saving products in which you can invest in. Not only the tax benefit but you will also know the returns you will get in each tax saving product. Share it with your friends, family, customers and colleagues to create awareness.

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Energy, Trade Finance & Insurance | Course Intro ENERGY, TRADE FINANCE & INSURANCE | COURSE INTRO

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Jun 25, 2019

Grumpy Professor Hank admits to being wrong about how everything is chemicals. But he now wants you to listen as he blows your mind with a new sweeping statement: everything (yes, really everything this time) is energy. What?! This week, Hank takes us on a quick tour of how thermodynamics is applied...

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UNDERSTANDING WAIVERS OF DEDUCTIBLE IN HOME INSURANCE UNDERSTANDING WAIVERS OF DEDUCTIBLE IN HOME INSURANCE

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Jun 25, 2019

UNDERSTANDING THE WAIVER OF DEDUCTIBLE CLAUSE
Its likely that you have already determined your deductible on your home and auto insurance policies. But what do you know about the waiver of deductible clause? The waiver of deductible is a clause in your insurance policy that lists situations w...

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Will Auto Insurance Pay for a Rollover Due to High Speeds? WILL AUTO INSURANCE PAY FOR A ROLLOVER DUE TO HIGH SPEEDS?

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Jun 25, 2019

Speed limits exist for a reason. At high speeds, auto accidents can be very dangerous. Just going 10 to 15 miles over the limit may cause significant damage. However, when you are going faster than this, a rollover can happen. This can cause life-threatening injuries and total your car. If this happ...

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Do Insurance Companies Value New Customers Over Long Time Loyalty DO INSURANCE COMPANIES VALUE NEW CUSTOMERS OVER LONG TIME LOYALTY

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Jun 25, 2019

Hello everyone. New here. TL;DR and bottom. I had a recent experience with Allstate in Missouri I wanted to share that had really soured me to the insurance industry as a whole. I wanted to get some feedback on whether or not this is typical behavior.My wife and I have been Allstate customers for ov...

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THE FIVE TECHNOLOGY TRENDS TO WATCH, AND HOW THEY WILL IMPACT THE INSURANCE INDUSTRY THE FIVE TECHNOLOGY TRENDS TO WATCH, AND HOW THEY WILL IMPACT THE INSURANCE INDUSTRY

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Jun 25, 2019

How the post-digital era will impact your businessAccenture s new Technology Vision for Insurance report outlines the key trends that will have an impact on insurers over the short to medium term. In this series, I have defined the post-digital era, discussed how insurers can build business models t...

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FIVE STEPS INSURANCE CARRIERS CAN TAKE TO BECOME CUSTOMER-CENTRIC ‘LIVING BUSINESSES’ FIVE STEPS INSURANCE CARRIERS CAN TAKE TO BECOME CUSTOMER-CENTRIC ‘LIVING BUSINESSES’

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Jun 25, 2019

As technology advances and consumer expectations continue to shift, insurance carriers must adapt to thrive.Previously, I shared some key findings about insurance consumers priorities and desires from Accentures 2019 Global Financial Services Consumer Study. Its clear that insurers have to get conte...

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 Leading banks eye APIs to leapfrog the competition LEADING BANKS EYE APIS TO LEAPFROG THE COMPETITION

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Jun 25, 2019

The market for financial services is changing fast. To evolve, banks are transforming their organizations into digital ecosystems using APIs. APIs have emerged as critical enablers to help financial services firms meet new consumer expectations. Through collaboration with fintechs, banks will use A...

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 A global bank’s 3 step strategy for unlocking legacy systems A GLOBAL BANK’S 3 STEP STRATEGY FOR UNLOCKING LEGACY SYSTEMS

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Jun 25, 2019

IT teams across industries face growing pressure to deliver projects faster while reducing costs. All too often, dated legacy systems hinder IT’s ability to accomplish either of these objectives. Legacy systems can also slow the speed at which IT can deliver new projects to support the business. Fo...

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Using business data and company director data to inform insurance risk management USING BUSINESS DATA AND COMPANY DIRECTOR DATA TO INFORM INSURANCE RISK MANAGEMENT

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Jun 24, 2019

For an insurance provider, risk information is power – yet not every insurance provider is exploiting all information they could use to refine the pricing and underwriting of risks. For providers of commercial lines, a wide range of data types related to businesses and to the individuals who r...

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FIVE BENEFITS OF CLOUD FOR INSURANCE FIVE BENEFITS OF CLOUD FOR INSURANCE

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Jun 24, 2019

Five reasons why cloud adoption is on the rise for insurersThe concept of cloud computing started in the 1960s, when researchers at MIT developed technology that allowed them to use more than one computer at the same time. This intergalactic computer network was the first foray into the cloud, and i...

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Why Content for Search Engine Optimization (SEO) WHY CONTENT FOR SEARCH ENGINE OPTIMIZATION (SEO)

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Jun 24, 2019

If you’re in B2B marketing, I would challenge you to think outside the box and do things that no one else is doing. The higher you can stand, the smaller everyone else seems and the farther you can distance yourself from the competition to show: “Here’s exactly why you need to choo...

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Biggest B2B Marketing Challenges That We See Everyday as an Agency BIGGEST B2B MARKETING CHALLENGES THAT WE SEE EVERYDAY AS AN AGENCY

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Jun 24, 2019

One of the amazing blessings of getting to work at an agency is we get to see over 50 different companies and the challenges that they face. In today’s video, we’re going to talk about the biggest B2B marketing challenges that we see every day as an agency.

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DIRECTIVE CONSULTING PORTFOLIO DIRECTIVE CONSULTING PORTFOLIO

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Jun 24, 2019

We believe that data-driven marketing shouldn’t be confusing. Every company should know what works for their campaigns in order to make more ROI-driven decisions. At Directive, we not only craft customized campaigns for your unique marketing objectives - we exceed those objectives and truly re...

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Could the Breadcrumb Technique Help Boost Your Landing Page Conversions? COULD THE BREADCRUMB TECHNIQUE HELP BOOST YOUR LANDING PAGE CONVERSIONS?

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Jun 24, 2019

We’ve all heard the term “less is more”. And we’ve been told this applies for landing pages too. I.e. your forms should be short and only ask for only the bare minimum of required information if you want to convert. As an example, one of the main questions someone typically h...

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21 Ways to Triple Your B2B E-Commerce Conversions 21 WAYS TO TRIPLE YOUR B2B E-COMMERCE CONVERSIONS

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Jun 24, 2019

It takes thoughtful work to scale an e-commerce store. I’m sure you’ve had a few growing pains of your own getting to the point where you are today. However, you’re reading this because you may not be content with where your conversions are at this precise moment. You may not even ...

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How to Optimize Your Conversion Funnel, from ToFu to BoFu HOW TO OPTIMIZE YOUR CONVERSION FUNNEL, FROM TOFU TO BOFU

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Jun 24, 2019

No matter who your customer is or what you’re selling, it’s more likely than not that your customer will have to go through several steps before choosing to buy your product or service. Think about your own shopping habits: you don’t just buy the first thing you see. The first thin...

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27-year-old Search Marketing CEO Lands 13-stop U.S. Speaking Tour 27-YEAR-OLD SEARCH MARKETING CEO LANDS 13-STOP U.S. SPEAKING TOUR

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Jun 23, 2019

Digital Summit, the largest conference series in the digital marketing industry, has invited Mehrguth to share his unique presentation, 5 Data-Validated Tactics to Increase the Experienced Marketer’s Qualified Lead Volume (…and 3 Tactics Guaranteed to Fail) with their audiences across t...

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WHAT AN INSURANCE ADJUSTER DOESN WHAT AN INSURANCE ADJUSTER DOESN'T WANT YOU TO KNOW

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Jun 22, 2019

While you have your car insurance company to report the accident, it’s inadvisable to speak with the other person’s insurance company. Automobile accidents can already be stressful enough, and including difficult insurance adjusters can make the situation worse and even hurt your settlem...

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Term Life Insurance Overview TERM LIFE INSURANCE OVERVIEW

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Jun 21, 2019

This video provides a brief overview of what term life insurance is, and what it can do for the consumer. Learn more at transamerica.com

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Insurance Guide for New Drivers INSURANCE GUIDE FOR NEW DRIVERS

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Jun 21, 2019

Tip 1 Carefully choose the vehicle you drive. Consider the price, safety, and miles per gallon.Pro Tip: Get a quote for the insurance before falling in love with the vehicle Tip 2: Keep a clean driving record. Insurance rates are largely based upon driving record. The majority of companies say this ...

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A Brief Review of What’s Happening in TCPA Insurance Coverage Cases from TCPAWorld A BRIEF REVIEW OF WHAT’S HAPPENING IN TCPA INSURANCE COVERAGE CASES FROM TCPAWORLD

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Jun 21, 2019

This is a repost from TeamSPBs TCPAWorld blog on a quick review on recent TCPA insurance coverage cases.  You can read the post here on TCPAWorld or read below the break.TCPA World featured two blog posts in May (May 6 and May 31) that discussed two TCPA coverage cases.  In this post, we w...

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SECURE US TO SECURE ME: REFRAMING RISK WITH TECHNOLOGY SECURE US TO SECURE ME: REFRAMING RISK WITH TECHNOLOGY

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Jun 21, 2019

Security continues to be a major concern when it comes to technology and digital ecosystems, especially now that we are in the post-digital era. Many of the technologies that help create opportunities also bring exposure risk, which is why it is a key trend in our Technology Vision 2019 report.Most ...

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Overcoming Insurance Data Challenges with a Semantic Data Hub OVERCOMING INSURANCE DATA CHALLENGES WITH A SEMANTIC DATA HUB

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Jun 20, 2019

Traditional insurance organizations must adapt to compete in the digital age. In today’s evolving insurance market, being stuck with complex, inefficient systems risks disrupting the customer experience, hampering revenue opportunities, and magnifying operational costs across lines of business...

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Travel insurance: Transforming and challenging through digitaltechnology TRAVEL INSURANCE: TRANSFORMING AND CHALLENGING THROUGH DIGITALTECHNOLOGY

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Jun 20, 2019

The insurance market and the tourism industry have not always had reputations for embracing the latest technology. But things are changing and digital advances such as geo-location and data analytics will only help accelerate the pace of change. Technology is transforming the travel insurance sector...

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What Factors Determine Business Insurance Cost WHAT FACTORS DETERMINE BUSINESS INSURANCE COST

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Jun 20, 2019

What Factors Determine Business Insurance Cost The investment in business insurance can be a difficult one for some people. This type of insurance is invaluable, however. You need it to help defray the costs of many risks associated with managing your business. Yet, having a policy that fits your go...

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From the P&C Files: Every step you take, every mile you drive FROM THE P&C FILES: EVERY STEP YOU TAKE, EVERY MILE YOU DRIVE

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Jun 20, 2019

Hard to believe but we first wrote about driver tracking and insurance over a decade ago A high-tech monitoring device makes it possible to reduce insurance premiums for drivers who avoid jackrabbit starts and slam-on-the-brakes stops...The catch? Bad drivers who take a chance on the program may win...

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WHY THE LONDON MARKET HAS A PIVOTAL ROLE TO PLAY IN THE FUTURE OF CYBER INSURANCE WHY THE LONDON MARKET HAS A PIVOTAL ROLE TO PLAY IN THE FUTURE OF CYBER INSURANCE

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Jun 20, 2019

In my previous blog post I examined how cyber security ecosystems will allow insurers to take a leading role in the future of this fast-emerging market. I also looked at what we feel are the integral components of an end-to-end cyber protection offering.Why London has the edge as a global cyber insu...

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BWIRE: Why Africa must face climate change head on BWIRE: WHY AFRICA MUST FACE CLIMATE CHANGE HEAD ON

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Jun 20, 2019

Accelerated effects of climate change including prolonged droughts are taking a toll on the economies of people in the Great Horn of Africa, which calls for urgent measures to address disasters and mitigation of risks.Indeed, countries in the region must come up with cross country measures to deal w...

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The future of insurance THE FUTURE OF INSURANCE

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Jun 19, 2019

Challenge to change is a three-part whitepaper series that explores the future growth drivers of the global Insurance industry. The papers, entitled Embracing change, The impact of technology and The future of insurance, look at the economy, regulatory landscape, technological innovation, business p...

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Insurance and Document Management System | Infographic INSURANCE AND DOCUMENT MANAGEMENT SYSTEM | INFOGRAPHIC

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Jun 19, 2019

Insurance is a highly competitive business and every day insurers are faced with an ever-growing volume and variety of information distributed across multiple locations, systems and platforms.In this infographic, we represent key areas where insurers need content and process services platform, the c...

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Sunshine State Health Insurance Anecdata SUNSHINE STATE HEALTH INSURANCE ANECDATA

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Jun 19, 2019

So recently, had a client move to Orlando, and asked for a referral to a local health insurance agent (since Im not licensed for Florida). I reached out to some folks who might be of help, including a couple relatives. One very helpful kin had this to say about the state of individual medical plans ...

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Fighting Insurance for Care FIGHTING INSURANCE FOR CARE

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Jun 19, 2019

As if living with an invisible disability werent exhausting enough, many of us have to fight our insurance companies to get the treatment we need. Because hardly anyone can afford treatments at todays prices, our insurance companies often make the decisions about what care we receive. That decision ...

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How much life insurance do I really need? HOW MUCH LIFE INSURANCE DO I REALLY NEED?

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Jun 19, 2019

Buy life insurance sounds simple enough, and it can be thanks to digital services. But its the shopping process that can get a little confusing.This question keeps arising How much life insurance do I need? Amounts like $250,000, $500,000, and $1 million can all sound pretty solid - why not choose t...

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What’s an insurance deductible? WHAT’S AN INSURANCE DEDUCTIBLE?

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Jun 18, 2019

Like many other industries, insurance has its own unique jargon that can sometimes make shopping for coverage seem overly complicated. Your local independent insurance agent is always happy to break things down for you and explain any language or terms that you dont understand. One term that is comm...

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Self owned vs bank owned mortgage insurance SELF OWNED VS BANK OWNED MORTGAGE INSURANCE

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Jun 17, 2019

Finally! We’ve put together an infographic on personally owned versus bank owned mortgage life insurance. In this infographic, we highlight the difference and importance of personally owning life insurance instead of getting it from the bank. As most advisors know, having your life insurance t...

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Insurance providers INSURANCE PROVIDERS' DIGITAL EDGE PLAYBOOK

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Jun 17, 2019

All aspects of the insurance industry are being disrupted, requiring new digital strategies and IT architectures. This playbook outlines how insurance companies must evolve their delivery architectures to meet the demands of their users, reduce risk and meet regulatory compliance

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