Could Emotional Support Animals be the next US craze to hit the UK?

Could Emotional Support Animals be the next US craze to hit the UK?

Mar 29, 2018

With peacocks and hamsters among the latest so called Emotional Support Animals (ESAs) prevented from boarding an aircraft, pet insurance technologist Aquarium Software says that while the debate has ruffled feathers, it is another example of the similarities and differences between UK and US pet parents. Americans can go onl...

Pet insurance the coolest new staff perk not to be sniffed at

Pet insurance the coolest new staff perk not to be sniffed at

Mar 26, 2018

As the employee benefits market hots up in 2018, pet insurance is proving to be one of the coolest staff perks in the US. Pet industry technology expert Aquarium Software says the prospect of ‘puppy power’ policies arriving in a UK human resources department near you soon, is not to be sniffed at. Many companies in the US are...

Pet insurance fraud is woof justice for honest owners

Pet insurance fraud is woof justice for honest owners

Mar 23, 2018

Recent industry research suggests that insurance fraud is in decline, but remains unacceptably high, with pet scams among the newest type of fraud affecting the insurance world. The Association of British Insurers (ABI) has stated that insurers detect 2,400 fraudulent claims valued at £25 million every week. Aquarium Software ...

East Midlands is the pet softies’ capital of the UK

East Midlands is the pet softies’ capital of the UK

Mar 20, 2018

YouGov research commissioned by insurance technology specialist Aquarium Software, shows that when it comes to puppy love, the East Midlands comes out top of those who would spend most should their pet fall ill. More than a fifth (21 percent) would be prepared to spend more than £3,000 on a one-off treatment to save their pet’...

Is Co-opting technology into travel insurance a trend?

Is Co-opting technology into travel insurance a trend?

Mar 12, 2018

The move by the Co-op to marry technology with unlimited medical expenses - with its first foray into the travel insurance market - has been hailed as the shape of things to come by Aquarium Software. The travel insurance technology specialist says that in addition to being a first for the general insurance market, the ability...

Pet insurance market must mind the generation gap

Pet insurance market must mind the generation gap

Mar 08, 2018

A significant generation gap has been reveled in a YouGov pet insurance survey, leading technologist Aquarium Software to advocate further marketing segmentation by pet insurers. Technology has a major role to play in addressing how best to pitch insurance to particular age groups and demographics, says Aquarium, after its res...

Silver surfers cruising for trouble on travel insurance

Silver surfers cruising for trouble on travel insurance

Mar 05, 2018

News that older holidaymakers can find themselves paying sky-high premiums at best, or at worst denied cover altogether, has led travel insurance technology specialist Aquarium Software to offer advice to industry and consumer alike, on how to address the issue to mutual advantage. One couple in their 70s was quoted over £2,00...