Justin Suter

Justin is a Senior Research Associate for Annuity Monitor and Life Insurance Monitor at Corporate Insight.

Email: jsuter@corporateinsight.com

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Property & Casualty Insurance Monitor Firms Experiment with Augmented Reality

October 19, 2018 by
Over the past two months, USAA and Allstate released augmented reality (AR) features on their mobile apps, representing insurers’ initial foray into the space. The AR market is expected to explode and reach nearly $210 billion by 2022, adding layers of digital information over users’ real world settings. The enhanced experience of AR differs from […]

Teen Driving Programs Represent Untapped Opportunity

September 26, 2018 by
Motor vehicle crashes are the leading cause of death among 15- to 20-year-olds in America. New teen drivers are three times as likely as adults to be involved in a deadly car accident, particularly during the summer months—when the average number of deadly teen driver crashes increases by 15%. Insurers occupy an ideal position to […]

Americans Are Growing More Afraid to Ride in an Autonomous Car

June 07, 2018 by
When Corporate Insight attended the 2018 Auto Insurance Report National Conference, host Brian Sullivan predicted that we are at least five years away from a fully autonomous car. Recent setbacks to Tesla’s and Uber’s autonomous research programs indicate that numerous hurdles remain before a vehicle is designed that can drive itself completely independently of a […]

AIR Conference Telematics Takeaways

May 16, 2018 by
Corporate Insight recently attended the 2018 Auto Insurance Report National Conference at the beautiful Ritz-Carlton in Laguna Niguel, California. Every year, host Brian Sullivan of Risk Information invites industry leaders and key decision makers to offer their takes on the latest industry trends and auto-related products and services. This year, the traditionally diverse conference was […]

Life Insurance Firms Are Not Feeling the Love

February 14, 2018 by
February, when love is foremost on many Americans’ minds thanks to Valentine’s Day, is the ideal time to associate life insurance with love. Recent research reveals that 41% of Americans own no life insurance, while 39% wish their spouse or partner would purchase more, indicating a clear opportunity for life insurance providers. Surprisingly, out of […]

2017 Gold Monitor Awards Winners: Life Insurance

January 16, 2018 by
We are excited to announce the release of Corporate Insight’s 2017 Monitor Awards, our annual reports that recognize firms across our coverage groups for excellence in the digital user experience they offer prospects, clients and advisors. Throughout January, we will be releasing a series of slide decks highlighting gold-medal-winning firms in each of our financial […]

Haven Life Launches Facebook Messenger Chatbot Quote Tool

November 14, 2017 by
In a study released in April 2017, the market research firm Celent profiled the modern online insurance consumer, concluding that a substantial subset (29%) would prefer to interact with insurers through digital channels such as a mobile app, website, social media platform or chatbot. Other intriguing survey findings include that 78% of social media users […]

Comprehensive Compliance Tools Protect Advisors

October 05, 2017 by
The Office of Management and Budget recently approved the Department of Labor’s request to delay full implementation of its widely discussed fiduciary rule from January 1, 2018 to June 1, 2019. Despite this decision, the annuity industry still needs to prepare to comply with the rule and educate advisors on upcoming changes. Two firms—AmeriLife and […]

Plan for Tomorrow: New App Combines Estate Planning and Life Insurance

August 09, 2017 by
A recent study conducted by Princeton Survey Research Associates International found that only 42% of adults in the United States possess pivotal estate planning tools such as a will or living trust. Shockingly, that percentage decreases to a paltry 36% among adults with children under 18 years of age. The study’s findings reaffirm the fact […]

Fiduciary Regulations Emerging at State Level

July 27, 2017 by
The Department of Labor’s Fiduciary Rule has consumed industry attention over the last six months. The rule expands the 1974 ERISA Act’s definition of an investment advice fiduciary and requires advisors to act in their clients’ best interest at all times. The industry’s fixation has only increased since June 9, when phase one of the […]