QuickQuote Accelerates Life Insurance Application Process with DocuSign eSignature Service

DocuSign Shifts Life Insurance Application Process into High Gear

Seattle – April 21, 2010 – DocuSign®, the leader in on-demand electronic signature solution ,today announced that QuickQuote® Financial, a leading health and term life insurance brokerage, uses DocuSign eSignature service to expedite its consumer insurance application process online. Consumers can now complete insurance applications in minutes by signing electronically—avoiding the hassle of printing, signing and faxing or mailing bulky, multi-page applications. By using DocuSign, QuickQuote has significantly enhanced customer satisfaction by providing a fast, convenient and green way to sign insurance applications. 

"QuickQuote helped revolutionize the purchase of term life insurance over the Internet by automating the quoting process in 1995," said Tim Bain, president and CEO of QuickQuote Financial. "Now with DocuSign, we've automated the application process as well. DocuSign offers our customers a simple, quick and safe way to complete and sign insurance applications online. In addition, DocuSign has reduced our cycle time, improved our application return ratio and helped increase our customer satisfaction score to an all-time high of 98.73 percent." 

QuickQuote allows customers to receive term life insurance quotes online, select the appropriate company, complete the application and sign all forms electronically in minutes. Application processing is accelerated as the process is completed online, thereby avoiding the time and inconvenience of printing, faxing, mailing and signing the application.

Completing and signing applications online is safe and legally binding. QuickQuote's licensed insurance professionals assist customers throughout the application process. A process that once took days or weeks of telephone calls, scheduling and rescheduling, and filling out paper forms is now transacted in just a few minutes online.

"QuickQuote Financial is a leader in direct marketing of life insurance due to its consistent focus on deploying technology that makes it easier for clients to do business with them," said Steve Woodworth, market director of wealth management and insurance at DocuSign.  "We are pleased to be working with QuickQuote to help it streamline its business processes to close business faster and enhance client satisfaction."


About QuickQuote Financial

Founded in 1995, QuickQuote is a privately held life and health insurance brokerage, licensed in all 50 states, plus the District of Columbia. In 1995, QuickQuote received national attention for being among the first to use the Internet to market term life insurance. Today, QuickQuote continues its commitment to the consumer by providing a fair, honest and unbiased insurance marketplace with high quality products. This commitment has been hailed by industry experts such as Suze Orman, Howard Clark, Gomez Advisors (Gomez.com -  recognizing QuickQuote in the Top Five Insurance Marketplaces), Forbes Magazine (a "Forbes Favorites" in its "Best of the Web" listing) and Smart Money (rated QuickQuote #1 for "Web Site Resources" and "Customer Service"). For more information, telephone (800) 867-2404 or visit www.quickquote.com.

About DocuSign, Inc. 

DocuSign, Inc. is the leading provider of on-demand software services for electronic signature.DocuSign empowers individuals, small businesses and global enterprises to operate faster and more efficiently, with greater profitability, enhanced security and compliance. DocuSign is the only Web-based service to securely automate and control the entire electronic document signing process. DocuSign employs the SaaS eSign industry's only enterprise class SAS-70, fully redundant data center delivering 99.993% uptime for customers over the last 30 months. To date, more than 70 million signature events have been executed using DocuSign. In addition, DocuSign is the official and exclusive provider of e-signature services for the National Association of REALTORS® 1.1 million members, under the REALTOR Benefits® Program.

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