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The Pandemic Has Boosted Mobile Payments – But There’s Still Potential for Insurers to Tap
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The COVID-19 global health crisis impacts everyone, and we all respond in different ways. Some people have retreated in fear, while others grow frustrated at the idea of an uncertain future. And then there are those who obsess over the world news and are consumed with feelings of doom and despair. For individuals who are especially vulnerable, have fallen ill, or are grieving the loss of a loved one, this pandemic is literally a fight of life-and-death proportions.
Falling somewhere in the middle, most of us are trying our best to navigate the logistical challenges of shelter-in-place orders and other precautionary measures in our collective effort to slow the spread of the virus. Still, the expanding number of cases, ongoing business disruption, and abrupt changes in day-to-day life can its toll on even the strongest of souls.
Suffice to say, we could all use a bit of good news right now.
Thankfully, in these difficult times, we’re also seeing countless examples of humanity at its finest. From random acts of kindness to heroic undertakings, we’re reminded of the powerful possibilities that can only occur when communities rise together. Here is just a small sample of those inspiring stories.
The list is constantly growing, so please feel free to check back any time you need a reminder of all the good that exists in the world.
This article is part of our ongoing Business Continuity & COVID series. Our goal is to provide information, inspiration, and resources to help insurers get through this time of community crisis, social distancing, and economic uncertainty. We are not medical professionals. However, we have been lucky enough to experience business continuity in the face of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. We’ll be sharing some of the experiences that have helped us, in the hopes that you, too, can find creative ways to grow and build strength in your organization and policyholder relationships, even during these difficult times.
More resources are available on our Business Continuity page.
Disclaimer: All information provided is meant for educational purposes only. For medical advice and regulatory information regarding the novel coronavirus (COVID-19, or COVID), please contact your healthcare provider or local health department.
Patricia is passionate about helping insurers continue to achieve success in a rapidly changing industry. She offers news, insights, and tips to help you modernize your organization, boost efficiency, and provide a superior customer experience for today’s policyholders.
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