Jetty, an insurance provider for urban dwellers, has launched today in multiple states to help consumers get into the and protect their belongings once they are in. Jetty Passport may be the most intriguing service as it helps prospective renters streamline onerous requirements like posting a security deposit or finding a guarantor.
Jetty Power-Ups allow members to enhance their standard insurance plans with additional, à la carte features to better fit their needs, such as protecting valuable, high-ticket items. Power-Ups categories include jewelry, designer handbags and shoes, personal electronics (smartphones, laptops, tablets), music and audio gear, wine collections, artwork, bicycles, and more. Additionally, Jetty customers who rent out their apartment on services like Airbnb can protect their residence and property from unfortunate mishaps not covered by the renting service. All Jetty users receive the Jetty "bed bugs" Power-Up, which helps offset the cost of an exterminator for victims of bed bugs. Power-Ups are activated quickly and easily at any time on Jetty.com.