Insurance

Debate: Selfies for Life Insurance?

Life insurance startup Lapetus Solutions, Inc. (LSI) made headlines last year by offering a service for people to buy life insurance by submitting a selfie called SMILe (Smoker Indication and Lifestyle Estimation). The service works by using facial analytics technology to examine hundreds of points and thousands of regions on Read more…

By Mikaela Parrick, ago
Insurance

The Next Big Thing: Cloud-Based Insurance

According to an analysis of A.M. Best Data, the U.S. group benefits market was approximately $140 billion in 2016. Increased customer expectations and new market entrants highlight the need for insurance carriers to bring new offerings to market that attract customers while cost-effectively servicing existing ones. Last year IBM, MetLife and Majesco Read more…

By Mikaela Parrick, ago