electronic signatures legal

Debunking the myths: Are electronic signatures legal?

We know everyone isn’t tech-inclined, and making a move to electronic signatures can be intimidating. InsureSign, however, is simple, safe and secure! To address any lingering hesitations you might have about making the switch, we’ve addressed three of the most common myths and misconceptions about e signatures.

electronic signatures legalMYTH: You need to be tech-savvy to use an eSignature software (and so do your customers).

TRUTH: We can’t speak for other e signature software companies, but that couldn’t be less true about InsureSign! Our customers consistently tell us our software is simply easy to use, but if you need a little extra help, that’s okay. Our customer service team is always just a call or a click away, so you can talk to a real person to help talk you through any questions you might have.

MYTH: Electronic signatures aren’t a legal substitute for a pen-and-paper signature.

TRUTH: Absolutely false. The Electronic Signatures in Global and National Commerce Act (ESIGN Act) gives the same legal weight to our e signatures as those signed with pen and paper. They function just like pen and paper… without all the fuss. Plus, documents signed through InsureSign come with a complete audit trail, giving you extra peace of mind and adding an additional layer of security for any legal disputes.

MYTH: eSignatures aren’t secure.

TRUTH: Wrong again! With InsureSign, you don’t need to worry about private documents being seen by the wrong individuals or being destroyed. All InsureSign communications and documents are encrypted with full AES 256-bit SSL security (the same technology used in banking transactions), and all data is password-protected. Our e signed documents are completely tamper-proof.

Switching to InsureSign comes with a lot of advantages (Think: no more blank fields in returned forms, instant signing anywhere in the world, tons of time and money saved). Ready to start your free trial? Give us a try risk-free for 14 days.  You won’t regret it.