Category: Ideas

On a scale from A – F how secure is your insurance company, do you know?
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On a scale from A – F how secure is your insurance company, do you know?

How to evaluate an insurance company’s strength and why you should care. You have been asking us how can you assess the stability of an insurance company.  In our recent customer survey, you told us that ‘the reputation’ of the insurance company was one of your top three criteria for selecting an insurance policy. At...

November 15, 2017December 19, 2017
An Uber ripple helps commercial auto insurance Lyft-off
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An Uber ripple helps commercial auto insurance Lyft-off

…and why are we today seeing a second wave of #insurtech companies? The implications of technology’s role in our lives is only really just beginning to be truly understood. The book The Third Wave of The Internet by Steve Case, argues that it is only now we are feeling the full impact of technology in...

September 20, 2017December 19, 2017
New upstate DMV rules, what do they mean?
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New upstate DMV rules, what do they mean?

In case you missed the ruling in the past weeks, drivers from companies such as Lyft, Uber, and others are now legally allowed to operate throughout New York State. The news seemed to catch a few agencies by surprise with ’emergency’ legislation hurriedly being announced. But what does it mean for you drivers? Well, it’s...

July 21, 2017October 9, 2017
New features coming to your INSHUR app!
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New features coming to your INSHUR app!

We have been working hard at INSHUR in making purchasing TLC insurance a breeze. To that end we have released the latest and greatest version just in time for renewal season. Version 1.11 adds the following features to the INSHUR app: Collision product – now you can purchase full coverage in addition to liability. Remember...

February 5, 2017October 9, 2017
How to get your TLC Drivers License in 9 easy steps
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How to get your TLC Drivers License in 9 easy steps

TLC New Driver Licensing Want to earn money driving a TLC licensed vehicles? Any driver picking up passengers for-hire needs to have a valid TLC drivers license. The TLC regulates all drivers to make sure they are fit to transport passengers. So if you want to drive a taxi or affiliate with an app company like Uber,...

November 29, 2016October 22, 2017
Announcing INSHUR version 1.6 release
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Announcing INSHUR version 1.6 release

Announcing INSHUR version 1.6 release We have been working hard at INSHUR to make buying TLC insurance a breeze. We are excited to announce our latest version 1.6 release which is hitting the Apple and Google app stores soon, please make sure you upgrade to the latest version. Download the app today and please rate...

November 12, 2016October 22, 2017
Getting TLC plates explained in 6 easy steps
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Getting TLC plates explained in 6 easy steps

The New York City Taxi & Limousine Commission (TLC) licenses drivers and vehicles. Having a TLC drivers license (now known as the universal license) grants you the authority to transport passengers using a TLC licensed vehicle. If you’ve been to New York, you have probably noticed these TLC license plates on the roads. This license plate designates to...

October 15, 2016October 9, 2017
Universal TLC license announced
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Universal TLC license announced

Universal TLC license combines various industries together In recent years the lines between the various Taxi & Limousine Commission (TLC) industries has definitely blurred. The rise of app based dispatch platforms has left many passengers and drivers a bit confused about what exactly each license represents. For-hire vehicles and taxis can electronically summon a passenger, so...

September 14, 2016October 9, 2017