10th Annual Extended Warranty & Service Contract Innovations National Forum

10th Annual Extended Warranty & Service Contract Innovations National Forum

Extended Warranty & Service Contract Innovations is your gateway to learning new tools and strategies across industries to streamline operations, improve customer service, optimize your marketing & sales programs, and ensure compliance with evolving regulations.

The community focuses on how to drive down costs and think creativity about new ways to provide value and expand market share. See more at: https://www.warrantyinnovations.com

Use discount code WN300 to get a $300 discount off the price of registration.

Justin Thomas Joins PayLink Direct as its new President & COO

April 30, 2019

PayLink Direct, one of the extended service contract industry’s largest financial service providers of payment plan programs and transaction processing, is pleased to welcome Justin Thomas as its new President & COO.

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Dialight’s Updated LED Linear Fixtures Now Backed by Industry-Leading 10-Year Warranty Revealed at OTC 2019

Press release: https://www.benzinga.com/pressreleases/19/05/r13671331/dialights-updated-led-linear-fixtures-now-backed-by-industry-leading-10-year-warranty-revealed-at-

Philly home warranty company defrauded at least 160 consumers, Pa. attorney general says

Pennsylvania Attorney General’s Office files a new lawsuit against a Philadelphia-based home warranty company.

Full Article: https://www.philly.com/business/secure-home-warranty-scam-pennsylvania-attorney-general-20190502.html

Mastercard Adds New Benefits for World and World Elite Cardholders

The new benefits with Lyft, Fandango and Boxed will replace Mastercard’s extended warranty and price protection programs.

Full Article: https://www.nerdwallet.com/blog/credit-cards/mastercard-adds-new-benefits-world-world-elite-cardholders/

Budco Financial Services sells for $10.5 million

Budco Financial is a payment processing business that finances vehicle service contract programs for automotive OEMs.

Full Article: https://www.crainsdetroit.com/finance/budco-financial-services-sells-105-million

NAE/NWAN Announces New Powersports Service Contract Program

Cleveland, Ohio, April 10, 2019 – National Automotive Experts and NWAN (NAE/NWAN) is pleased to announce the launch of their brand new powersports service contract program.

The new program, Extreme Powersports, is designed to provide industry-leading mechanical breakdown protection for on-road motorcycles, autocycles, scooters, off-road motorcycles, ATVs, UTVs, golf carts, snowmobiles and personal watercraft. The new program provides new and pre-owned coverage for gas, diesel and electric units. Domestic, Asian and European manufactured units qualify for coverage. In addition, most Chinese and Indian manufacturers are also eligible for coverage.

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Asurion Teams Up with Staples to Help Customers Get More from Their Tech

New Protection and Support Plans Provide One-Click Access to a Live Tech Expert to Help with Everything from Setting Up Your New Device, Troubleshooting Wi-Fi, Optimizing Your Home Network and More

Full release: https://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/asurion-teams-up-with-staples-to-help-customers-get-more-from-their-tech-300829595.html

Dealerscope 2019 Warranty Roundtable: What Warrants an ESP Sale?

Dealerscope article on service contracts in the appliance and electronics retail channel. Executives from AIG, Assurant, Asurion, Centricity, Mack, Marsh, OnPoint, Personal Safeguards Group, SquareTrade and Warrantech share initiatives.

Full Article: https://www.dealerscope.com/article/2019-warranty-roundtable-what-warrants-an-esp-sale/