Homeowners insurance self-service apps are changing the game

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Consumers enjoy the shopping experience and the chance to reduce costs, but not all features are replaced. Self-serve homeowners insurance apps can help consumers and insurers alike to cut costs, and can create a shopping experience people enjoy, but while they are shaking up the industry, they haven’t yet reached the point that they can do everything. The manual claims process continues to exist even as applications increase available features. According to a recent LexisNexis Risk Solutions study, 93 percent – the vast majority – of homeowners insurance companies feel…

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School cyber insurance rates take off to new highs

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Vulnerability to ransomware attacks and virtual learning have presented some serious risks. Boards of education across the country are finding that they are suddenly facing school cyber insurance rates that are considerably higher than they had been in previous years. The recent rash of ransomware attacks across the United States have made schools costlier to cover. The result of the additional vulnerability and risk has been that premiums for school cyber insurance coverage have gone way up. This has been a difficult blow to many boards of education and independent…

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Mercury Insurance DIY home inspections program adds 8 more states

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The program is headed into California, Arizona, Texas, Nevada, Illinois, Virginia, Oklahoma and Georgia. Mercury insurance has announced that it is expanding its program which makes it possible for all its homeowners’ policyholders to use an app for DIY home inspections. The app uses an advanced artificial intelligence (AI) assistant to complete the necessary steps. The insurer initially rolled out its DIY home inspections program for policyholders using the app in New York and New Jersey last summer. Now, it has expanded to eight more states, to include all its…

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Allstate survey shows motorists shut off nuisance driver assistance technology

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As vacation season begins in Canada, the insurer is encouraging motorists to use the tech properly. Vacation season is heading into full swing in Canada, where a recent Allstate survey has found that motorists are annoyed by driver assistance technology and have been shutting it off. The insurance company is hoping to emphasize the importance and benefit of using the tech as recommended. To an increasing degree, vehicles are being equipped with driver assistance technology as a standard feature. These include vehicle proximity alerts, rear-view cameras and others. Some of…

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6 Major Types Of SSL Certificates You Can Install For Safety On Your Website

6 Major Types Of SSL Certificates You Can Install For Safety On Your Website

Are you planning to keep your website safe and secure from the hands of hackers? If yes, then you need to identify some of the crucial facts, in this case, to make your work done in the right way. Today, the data is gold in this digital world, and hackers will try to steal your best data from you.      If you want to secure your valuable data, then you need to install an SSL certificate that can help you to protect your data in the right way. You need to…

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Does usage-based car insurance require more oversight in the US?

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A report by the Consumer Federation of America calls for state regulators to keep closer tabs. The Consumer Federation of America has published a report strongly urging regulators across the United States to apply greater oversight to usage-based car insurance. These programs use telematics to measure policyholder driving habits and apply discounts for safe behaviors. The consumer advocacy group has been pushing state regulators to take this step with usage-based car insurance programs while adopting a number of other consumer protections. It sought to have those regulators apply greater scrutiny…

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A3logics envisioned tech stacks for secure and scalable future development

A3logics envisioned tech stacks for secure and scalable future development

Powerful API integrated solutions, Augmented customer 360 management solutions, and technology integrated mobility solutions for A3logics customers. A3logics, a leading IT professional services provider, reported entering into a new development approach by adopting the innovative and demanding technology stack. To accelerate digital transformation and reap massive time efficiencies, A3logics realized the need for an integrated solution around EDI integration and other platforms. As this transformation was in the process to roll out across operations, A3logics expected increased and improved efficiency. What Affected the Introduction To This Change?  As an integrated…

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