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Insurance, Vacation Rentals and Auctions! Oh my!

It’s been busy at WeGoLook since the beginning of the year and already, it’s getting exciting in 2016. We wanted to provide a quick round-up of some of the WeGoLook related news around the web. We've got news about NAAA Policy updates for 2016, vacation rental surprises and where you can find CEO Robin Smith's thoughts on the gig economy. 

 

NAAA updates Generic Condition Report criteria for 2016

The National Auto Auction Association announced the updated criteria and requirements for generic condition reports for 2016. Previously, the generic condition report required mechanical and body inspection information. The updated criteria removes the more specialized technical information from the generic condition report requirements.

Why is this important to us at WeGoLook? It now means our network of 20,000+ Lookers are now a viable resource and solution for financial companies, lenders, insurers and auto auction companies to complete generic report requirements. We’re excited for the opportunity to prove our vehicle inspection reports will provide NAAA members the accuracy and speed they need from generic condition reports to be successful.

You can learn more about the NAAA Arbitration Policy Summary of Changes here. The changes are effective as of February 1, 2016. 


Don’t let your dream vacation become a nightmare

WeGoLook was mentioned in the recent USA Today article How to avoid a vacation rental surprise by Christopher Elliott, a consumer advocate.  As many of our clients and lookers have learned - verifying before you book travel accommodations may be the difference between a dream vacation and a nightmare. The article also shares some other great resources when considering a vacation rental. Be sure to check it out!

 

WeGoLook CEO Robin Smith joins InsuranceThoughtLeadership.com (ITL) as a contributor

We’re excited to share that our CEO Robin Smith will be contributing alongside other great thought leaders in the insurance industry at InsuranceThoughtLeadership.com. Be sure to read her first post, 'Gig Economy’ Comes to Claims Handling. Robin shares how the gig economy is impacting the insurance claims process (for the better).

 

Make money being someone else's eyes

WeGoLook was featured on the Casual Capitalist blog, "Go look at stuff! Make money by being someone else's eyes" by Glenn Carter. The Casual Capitalist and its founder, Glenn Carter (aka @Casual_Glenn on Twitter), is a great resource for those interested or participating in the sharing or gig economy. 


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