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You are likely already familiar with working your claims on a computer every day, but are you one of the guilty ones living their lives on backup drives, USB sticks, and in some cases, multiple computers, in order to access your data?

In this article, you'll learn how to move all of your adjusti...

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Being an adjuster is very hard work. Most people get into the field having seen a friend or relative benefiting from the financial advantages, but few took the time to really evaluate the difficulty of the profession. Limited sleep, disrupted schedules, more and more work coming in and sometimes una...

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Coinsurance Demystified

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April 18, 2016

Coinsurance can be a tricky subject and outside of preparing an ITV in Xactimate, most adjusters are not often faced with how to properly calculate and document coinsurance, let alone apply penalties and communicate with the insured regarding proper documentation. In this article we are going to ver...

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Websites are an interesting thing. Who would have considered years ago that the modern web wouldn't be dominated by blue links on a white background, but instead by users primarily accesing their site on a handheld phone! We live in exciting times and technology is constantly expanding the boundries...

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While resumes have certainly declined as the sole deciding factor in hiring decisions over the past few years, that does not make them any less important. A well written and organized resume may help you land claims long after it was submitted. In this article, you will get a behind-the-scenes look...

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One of the unique things I did last year was establish a limited liability company to run all of my various business ventures through. This idea came from some great advice that I received from my accountant (if you don’t have a CPA, I highly recommend hiring one). There are a great many advantages...

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I recently contacted Xactware and they were gracious enough to give me trial access to Xactimate Pro for a short period. Although I haven’t had the opportunity to fully evaluate the potential of this package, I have had the chance to develop some opinions from what I’ve seen so far. Based on comment...

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