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Faster Travel Insurance Claims

Travelling is almost always riddled with unexpected events. Most of these events are generally memories to be treasured later on, some, not so much.

These events could be anything ranging from a delayed flight to serious medical emergency. That is why it is important to have travel insurance for your vacations or corporate trips. These policies help you cover expenses in case of any travel mishaps.

Most people get stressed thinking about the complex procedure of filing an insurance claim. Generally, claims are dealt in a swift and flawless manner, but sometimes it can take a painstakingly long period of time. Fortunately, we have compiled some tips which we think might help you to make your claims process faster and easy.

Contact Your Insurer at the Earliest

The most common mistake that people tend to make is taking too much time with filing their claim. It is understandable to be lazy thinking about all the paperwork you have to go through before getting a claim. But hey, investing a little time going through this process is better than bearing losses you don’t necessarily have to.

There is usually a time limit mentioned in the terms and conditions of your policy document, as to when you can make your claim. With most insurers it is generally 30 days, but we would say it is better if you don’t wait even that much time.

There might be a number of other processes involved with filing a claim and documents that you have to get ready. These might take a lot more time than anticipated by you, which…

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One of the most important topics in the country today is online banking. And honestly it isn’t really a huge surprise and it offers many advantages over the traditional banking scenario. It is easy to open and Budget boost certainly offers some of the greatest tips and advice to open bank account online from the comfort of your home.

It is a fairly simple procedure and we can help you through it. This literally takes a few minutes and you don’t even have to make a visit to the bank.

Things needed to open a bank account online:

  1. A Valid ID: This can include a driver’s license or any other ID that is issued by the government.
  2. Social security number: This is needed for all citizens and in case you are a noncitizen you need to have another identification number.
  3. Information of Debit card: Either this or routing as well as account information, for any other bank account that you have. You can find this by logging in your current account’s dashboard online. All of this data is used to make the initial deposit to your new account.

Choose the type of account:

There are two main important decisions that one has to make before you start with your application:

  1. A joint or single account: If you want to remain the sole owner of the account select Single account. In case you want to co-own the account with another person you will have to get a joint…

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It’s about Quality Services and Creating Value for Customers

You offer a lifetime commitment, what does this entail?

Every insurance policy comes with Nan Shan Life’s lifetime commitment. Nan Shan Life has turned intangible commitment into tangible services through various service channels including insurance agents, financial institutions, corporations and the Internet.

Nan Shan Life endeavors to understand customer needs at every point of contact with customers. Nan Shan Life adopts an “active”, “innovative” and “care giving” spirit to continuously provide better-than-expected customer services. Nan Shan Life aims at becoming the paragon in the insurance industry and “the spokesperson for customers’ happiness”.

Insurance is a business that offers care and assistance. Every policy represents a lifelong promise made by Nan Shan Life to the policyholder. While pursuing business growth, Nan Shan Life holds itself to providing efficient, precise, and warm and caring services and to adhering to Nan Shan Life’s core values and being a presence of stability for its customers and their families.

How does Nan Shan Life support the economic and social development of Taiwan?

Nan Shan Life, as part of its commitment to serving public welfare, endeavors to incorporate CSR practices into its business strategies. As a responsible corporate citizen, it brings together resources of the Nan Shan Life Charity Foundation and close to 400 offices across Taiwan with more than 30,000 agents and staff in supporting minorities and community health care as well as making contributions to education, environmental sustainability, and local community services.

  • Foster Volunteering Culture and Mobilizing All Employees

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Alternative Investments Thrives In Todays Financial World

Not that long ago, to receive a loan or invest through a traditional financial institution, anyone would have gone over a long and usually stressful process until the application confirmation. Not to mentions all the hidden fees and rules that sometimes would apply for different reasons.

But that’s no longer the case – or, at least, there is a choice to avoid the traditional system. The finance world is transforming – and there are alternative finance platforms for investors who want to make their money grow, without the inconveniences that are usually found in the traditional financial institutions.

According to Investopedia: “An alternative investment is an asset that is not one of the conventional investment types, such as stocks, bonds, and cash.” Alternative finance platforms usually use technology solutions to make the financial process more efficient and accessible for everyone from an experienced trader with a lot of assets to a simple person which has an only small sum to invest. It allows more people to use financial instruments to improve their life quality.

Alternative investment platforms may be different from one another, some of them offer investment in real estate, P2P lending, consumer loans, businesses, startups, etc. It usually brings better ROI than conservative investments which yields up to 4% ROI annually, while alternative investment can grow the return on investment up to 16% and more. Higher return on investment means bigger risk, that is why platforms constantly work on solutions to lower all the possible risks. During the past years, alternative investment companies had a huge improvement in risk management practices. Most of them are following strict Know Your Customer & Anti Money Laundering best practices. Platforms do in-depth quality checks in all the investment proposals before listing it to their customers. At the same time, newest technologies lower the risk of fraudulent activities.

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