Providing our policyholders with an exceptional experience is at the heart of everything we do here at Central. Our e-options make it easy for you to manage your insurance directly from your computer, phone or tablet.
In this article, we’ll review what Central’s e-options include, how to get started using them, and how these tools can make your insurance experience easier than ever.
What are Central’s e-options?
There are four main ways to manage your account online with Central. The first and most important is yours myCentral portal, which is a hub for all your personal and policy information. From within myCentral, you can report or check the status of a claim, access your insurance ID cards, request roadside assistance and more.
Remember: myCentral is also the portal to your e-billing, e-policy and electronic funds transfer (EFT) options.
The next e-option Central offers e-policy. E-Policy allows you to easily access your current policy information, make changes or updates to your existing coverage, and more.
E-invoicing is the option to receive and manage your billing statements electronically. . Change your due date, verify your future billing schedule, review your payment history and more from this tool. E-Billing members can also sign up to have billing notifications sent directly to their phone.
Finally, Centrala offers Electronic Funds Transfer (EFT) for those looking for a simple and reliable payment method. When you sign up for EFT, payment is automatically withdrawn from your checking or savings account on the due date you choose. This option is a great choice for those who want to avoid service charges and ensure that premiums are paid on time without lapsing coverage.
Quick breakdown: Central’s 4 e-options
- myCentral: The hub for all your personal and policy information.
- E-policy: The option to view and manage your policy electronically..
- E-invoicing: online access to your bills and payment processing options.
- EFT: Those who sign up for EFT will have payment automatically withdrawn from their checking or savings account on the due date of their choosing.
How do I start using Central’s e-option?
The first step to using Central’s e-option is to create a myCentral account. Follow these steps to get started:
- Gather your materials. You will need your policy number and the effective date of the policy during this process.
- Click here to access the registration page. You will arrive at a page that looks like this:
- Enter your information in the four fields, then select NEXT and follow the quick and easy instructions to complete your registration.
- When you’re logged in to myCentral, you’ll see the “Go Paperless” option. Click on it to begin your registration in Central’s e-options.
Why should I use Central’s e-option?
While we have received a myriad of positive feedback from policyholders who have used Central’s e-options, there are four most commonly identified benefits of using these products.
The ability to manage your insurance anytime, anywhere is a luxury that not all carriers can offer. With on-demand self-service solutions, your coverage is as flexible as you are.
With your sensitive insurance and billing information handled online in your personal email rather than through regular mail, you effectively reduce the chance of your data being lost or stolen.
Central’s e-alternative provides savings in terms of time and money. Having 24/7 access to multiple account management functions right at your fingertips through myCentral saves you valuable time, especially when it comes to urgent matters such as filing a claim or updating a policy. Likewise, there are many financial benefits to using Central’s e-option. EFT, for example, helps avoid service and late fees, while e-policy and e-invoicing help eliminate costly paper and shipping, along with excess waste.
Peace of mind
You simply cannot put a price on knowing that you are in good hands when it comes to your insurance coverage. Quick and easy access to your policy information is critical in emergencies, especially in the event of a disaster such as a flood or fire. You can take comfort in the fact that there is a copy of your policy stored online and your data is safe, secure and always available to you – something Central has worked hard to achieve within our systems.
Get started with Central’s e-option today
Ready to start using one of Central’s most beloved tools? Text 95577 for instructions on how to download the myCentral app directly to your phone, or visit bit.ly/MyCentral-Register to register online.
If you have any further questions about Central’s e-option or why you should make the switch, contact your Central agent today – they have all the information you need and can help you through the registration process in the first place.