Try-Before-You-Buy Usage-Based Insurance for Insurers

By Rob Postuma on Aug 17, 2018 4:03:15 PM

When launching a product like Usage-Based-Insurance, it's essential to Try-Before-You-Buy not only to make sure that it fits your needs as an insurer, but also of any potential customers.

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Telematics in Vehicles: Is Big Brother spying on you?

By Rob Postuma on Aug 16, 2018 11:35:22 AM

With the proliferation of telematics devices in vehicles tracking us constantly, it sometimes feels like we're being watched all the time. It's hard not to be paranoid or worried about privacy concerns. With all the different things out there constantly monitoring us, from GPS to CCTV, it sometimes feels like Big Brother is spying on our every move.

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Self-Driving Vehicles: The Impact on Insurance

By Rob Postuma on Aug 14, 2018 5:31:29 PM

It's a nice, sunny day. You're driving down the highway, windows open, wind going through your hair, singing along with Springsteen blasting on the radio. It's a great day to be alive. You  see an 18-wheeler driving by in the next lane.. and all of a sudden you notice.....  that there's nobody behind the wheel.. that the truck seems to be driving itself...

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Why do Car Insurance like your Grampa did?

By Rob Postuma on Aug 10, 2018 3:51:45 PM

For years I've been saying that I need to buy a new car. Frankly, I'm getting sick and tired of needing a tetanus shot every time I take that rust box on four wheels out for a spin. Yes, I know car insurance is going to play a huge role in the make, model and year of the car I do end up buying. I guess no red sports car for me until I check with a few insurers first. 

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Cannabis & Car Insurance: Ruining a Good Buzz

By Rob Postuma on Aug 9, 2018 11:43:43 AM

Will the legalization of cannabis have any impact on car insurance? It's a weird thing to ask, but consider that in states where it has been legalized that insurance claims involving traffic collisions have gone up 3% while at the same time the average premium hike was 3.2% (rather than the average 1.6% in states where it wasn't legalized).

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Why does my SISTER pay less for car insurance?

By Rob Postuma on Aug 1, 2018 8:57:53 AM

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Fleet Insurance can be frustrating in Quebec

By Rob Postuma on Jul 26, 2018 4:07:30 PM

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The MADNESS of One-Size-Fits-All Car Insurance

By Rob Postuma on Jul 25, 2018 8:52:57 AM

One-size-fits-all car insurance rarely fits anybody!

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The path to perfection is reflection

By Rob Postuma on Jul 20, 2018 12:13:22 PM

At baseline.io, we work hard, really hard. Our team comes in every day and busts their humps. Our goal: to create the next, big and greatest insurance solution! So far, we're well on our way towards a prosperous future with Drivn, City.works, Baseline, Behaev and Command Center, it's an exciting time to be an employee here. Our staff comes in early, leaves late, does the occasional weekend when they need to. One of our coders claimed to have dreamt in code. Weirdly, that dream code of his ended up being the answer to a coding problem we had for ages. 

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Please don't call us that!

By Rob Postuma on Jul 16, 2018 2:10:53 PM

It happens more often than not, even with clients who've been with us since the beginning. 

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