Technology / Social Media

  • “Hello Alice” … “Hello Alice” …

    Meet the World's First AI-based Virtual Advisor for Women Entrepreneurs

    At the recent Dell EMC World, Circular Board unveiled Alice, the first-ever artificial intelligence platform for women entrepreneurs. read more
  • Wealth Passages Wealth Passages

    Relax Boomer parents, Millennials may be more financially savvy than you realize

    Millennials came of age at a time when the job market was weak and their student-loan debt was high.
 Such a dreary combination did not bode well for a rosy financial future. read more
  • Identity theft survey results: Consumers need more education and help Identity theft survey results: Consumers need more education and help

    Experian launches IdentityWorks(SM), a comprehensive product to detect, protect and resolve identity theft and fraud

    News of data breaches and the risks of identity theft and fraud persist, but consumers' vigilance and awareness haven't kept pace. read more
  • What In The World Are Chatbots? What In The World Are Chatbots?

    ... And should I use them to engage consumers?

    by Norah Denley and LIMRA

    Technology is evolving and many companies are jumping on board using chatbots. A bot is a service powered by rules and sometimes artificial intelligence that is used to automate tasks. read more
  • Three Tips for Financing Business Expansion Three Tips for Financing Business Expansion

    A growing business is a healthy business

    Small business owners know a healthy business is a growing business. But when you're getting ready to enter a new market, launch a new service, or procure equipment, coming up with the necessary capital can be a challenge. read more
  • Fake Financial News is a Real Threat to Majority of Americans Fake Financial News is a Real Threat to Majority of Americans

    1-in-3 Say Fake Financial News is a Serious Threat to Their Decision Making

    Fake news, deliberately false and misleading articles, has been all over the news lately. A new survey reveals that fake financial news has the potential to be a real serious problem, and it’s impacting Americans’ ability to make retirement, investment and healthcare decisions. read more
  • The Online Consumer The Online Consumer

    Reading the Insurance Customer’s Mind

    Today, the insurance industry is going through many changes that will define the next generations of insurers. Most changes are driven by new technologies that reshape the consumer’s behavior, such as digital channels, telematics, social media, mobility, and analytics. read more
  • Digital Transformation in Billing Digital Transformation in Billing

    Redefining the ‘customer journey'

    by Terry Buechner

    The word “digital” is most commonly associated with front office transformation – client-facing activities, often in the service of new business acquisition. This is for good reason, of course. read more
  • Consumers Put Their Money Where Their Mouth Is Consumers Put Their Money Where Their Mouth Is

    TotalSocial™ Rankings Reveal Top Financial Services Brands Based on Word of Mouth and Social Media Conversations

    In a new, first of its kind analysis of combined online and offline consumer conversations, Engagement Labs released its TotalSocial rankings on the top performing financial services brands (banks, investment companies and credit card companies) in the U.S. read more
  • Welcome to the Robot Revolution: Realities and Risks Welcome to the Robot Revolution: Realities and Risks

    How industry is managing an unprecedented evolution of technologies

    by Mark Breading

    The robots are coming. In fact, in many places, they have already arrived. Some consider software automation such as robo-advisors to be robotics, but there is also considerable progress in the world of the physical, tangible robots that are very similar to the ones made popular by a century of science fiction stories. read more
  • The Growth of the Chinese FinTech Industry The Growth of the Chinese FinTech Industry

    Disruption, innovation generate $8.8B surge

    According to joint research report by DBS and EY, thanks to China's openness to disruptive and innovative models, FinTech investments in China surged to a value of US$8.8 billion between July 2015 and June 2016. read more
  • Gearing Up for the Implications of Brexit Gearing Up for the Implications of Brexit

    How to Use Artificial Intelligence to Stay on Top of Your Bottom Line

    by Carol Ozemhoya

    While many may be concerned about what’s going to happen to the economy under the new President, events outside the country may actually be what tips the scale toward a recession, or not. read more
  • Blockchain’s Benefit for Insurers Blockchain’s Benefit for Insurers

    Begin Planning for The Next Blockbuster Technology

    Bitcoin has changed the money transfer process, but it’s likely that the technology behind the currency, blockchain, will have the greater impact. read more