A.I., Insurance, and You

“A.I., Insurance, and YOU”

Artificial intelligence is found all around us in the form of chatbots on company websites and even in claims processing. As technology continues to evolve, artificial intelligence can become a very helpful tool for insurance professionals. In this article, we will discuss how artificial intelligence is currently used within the industry, we will highlight the pros and cons of artificial intelligence for business, and we will cover how the implementation of A.I. relates to your business. Read more

Appulate Changes the Trajectory of the Insurance Industry

Appulate, “Where Agents, MGAs, and Carriers Do Business Digitally” is excited to announce the record breaking results of agents moving with the future of insurance technology.

Almost two decades ago, Appulate invested in delivering technology which would change the way insurance professionals do business. Now with the automation that Appulate provides, agents, MGAs, and carriers connect on a single platform to rate, quote, and bind in seconds while gaining access to an extensive distribution network. Read more

Insurance Technology – Are You Investing Wisely?

Insurance technology is now evolving at a faster pace than most industry professionals are accustomed to. However, with change being inevitable, the question that arises is, “Are you investing wisely in your business?” In this article, we will discuss the importance of insurance technology, the best insurance technology to invest in and why, and what to look forward to in the future. Read more

How Catering to Agents Can Maximize Success

Just as a chef makes the restaurant world revolve alongside other kitchen staff – agents make the insurance industry revolve alongside MGAs, carriers, and wholesalers. If the other entities of a restaurant do not communicate with the chef, the flow of business will be altered. The same is true for the insurance industry if the voices of agents are not considered. Read more

HSB Launches Real-Time Rate / Quote / Bind Via Appulate

Agents and Brokers Can Now Upload ACORD Data and Receive Instant Quote For Equipment Breakdown Coverage

Westlake Village, CA – April 21, 2021, 12:10 PM EST Hartford Steam Boiler (HSB) has launched real-time rate / quote and bind for retail agents and brokers using Appulate.

With this innovation, agents and brokers can obtain an instant quote for equipment breakdown risks by using Appulate’s technology. The process begins in the agent or broker’s management system where they use Appulate to upload ACORD data directly from their management system. ACORD is the industry standard associated with property and casualty insurance and is produced directly from the agent’s management system. The uploaded data interacts with HSB in order to create an instant quote. Provided the agent is satisfied with the quote, they can also bind online to complete the transaction. Read more