Technology / Social Media

  • Romance or Finance: What Matters Most?
    Romance or Finance: What Matters Most?

    Americans Prioritize Money Over Love; Use Emerging Tech to Solve Planning Shortfalls

    Matters of the heart are quickly becoming worries of the wallet, as 56 percent of Americans say they want a partner who provides financial security more than “head over heels” love ...
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  • Data Threat: The Digital Side Of Money
    Data Threat: The Digital Side Of Money

    Digital transformation, advanced attacks and strict new regulation causing turmoil among U.S. Financial Services organizations and putting data at risk

    Thales, a leader in critical information systems, cybersecurity and data security, announces that digital transformation is driving turmoil among U.S. financial services organizations and leaving sensitive data at risk according to its 2018 Thales Data Threat Report, Financial Services Edition.
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  • The Truth According to Uber
    The Truth According to Uber

    What every company should know about building a brand... and engineering success

    by Bruce Turkel

    Uber’s new CEO, Dara Khosrowshahi, is new to his position, but a recent email to employees proves he is a thoughtful inspirational speaker. When UK officials announced that they would not renew Uber’s license to operate in London, Uber announced its plan to appeal the decision.
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  • No Longer a Back-Office Function, Billing is at the Center of Growth and Innovation in a New Digital Era of Insurance
    No Longer a Back-Office Function, Billing is at the Center of Growth and Innovation in a New Digital Era of Insurance

    Insurers must reimagine billing and payments to meet customer expectations for new and innovative products and services that extend well beyond traditional insurance

    Majesco (NYSE American:MJCO), a global provider of cloud insurance platform software for insurance business transformation, today announced the release of a new thought leadership report.
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  • Digitalization Is Reshaping Wealth Management
    Digitalization Is Reshaping Wealth Management

    In an industry ripe for change, data-driven robotic process automation and artificial intelligence have a clear role to play

    Fiserv, Inc. (NASDAQ: FISV), a leading global provider of financial services technology solutions, has published a white paper outlining how robotic process automation (RPA), artificial intelligence (AI), and other digital innovations are providing new ways for wealth managers to interact with clients, enhance the user experience, and gain a significant competitive advantage.
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  • Let’s Get Phygital
    Let’s Get Phygital

    Survey: Americans See No Distinction Between Physical and Digital

    First we talked, then we texted – what’s next? Social media handles are becoming the new “digits,” according to the latest Bank of America Trends in Consumer Mobility Report.
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  • Connecting with Customers Through the Keyboard
    Connecting with Customers Through the Keyboard

    Getting Your Chat Service Right

    by Kate Zabriskie

    roviding exceptional service via chat involves more than simply choosing a technology platform. Chat is a distinct communication channel with its own set of rules, and organizations that choose to implement a chat system need to prepare their service representatives to use it effectively.
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  • Be Advised, Advisor: Here Come The Robos
    Be Advised, Advisor: Here Come The Robos

    Nearly 60 Percent of Americans Expect to Use Robo Advice by 2025

    Charles Schwab has published a new report, “The Rise of Robo: Americans’ Perspectives and Predictions on the use of Digital Advice,” that examines people’s outlook on robo advice, its potential impact on how they invest, and its impact on the financial services industry overall.
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  • Technology Advances Create Urgency for U.S. Fraternal Life Industry
    Technology Advances Create Urgency for U.S. Fraternal Life Industry

    Challenged to attract new members

    Despite posting favorable operating results over the past decade, the U.S. fraternal life insurance industry remains challenged to attract new members, according to a new A.M. Best report.
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  • How Millennials Are Advancing Financial Literacy
    How Millennials Are Advancing Financial Literacy

    The 'disruptive generation' is changing the structure of industries, and redefining socialization

    by Stephanie Bell-Rose and Annamaria Lusardi

    Millennials use of digital technology has transformed the way they socialize and form communities. Their interest in streaming services has upended the entertainment industry. Their preference for online shopping has forced businesses to revolutionize the models they have relied on for decades.
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  • The Digital Divide: A New Platform for a New Era
    The Digital Divide: A New Platform for a New Era

    Digital technologies are breaking down barriers – both within processes and between traditional industry boundaries

    by Denise Garth

    The definition of who is in insurance is also changing. Just consider the recent move by Credit Karma. In a recent release the company announced it will offer its members quick and easy auto insurance quotes by leveraging driver and vehicle data that Credit Karma’s existing auto offering directly pulls from the DMV and other…
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  • Political Scams Expected to Increase as U.S. Mid-Term Election Nears
    Political Scams Expected to Increase as U.S. Mid-Term Election Nears

    There are many reasons to be wary of the next 'opinion poll'

    Scammers are opportunists who take advantage of whatever is in the news or being chatted about on social media. It’s common around this time of year to receive phone calls from political pollsters asking questions about who you plan to vote for, and scammers mimic those legitimate calls.
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  • Top of Mind for Insurance Leadership: New Business Models and Products in a New Digital Era of Insurance
    Top of Mind for Insurance Leadership: New Business Models and Products in a New Digital Era of Insurance

    Platform-based solutions enable innovation and speed to value in a rapidly changing insurance industry

    The digital era shift is realigning fundamental elements of business that require major adjustments from insurers in order for them to survive and thrive, according to a new thought leadership report released today by Majesco, a global provider of core insurance platform software and consulting services for insurance business transformation.
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