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SquareTrade

SquareTrade is a warranty service provider for consumer electronics and appliances that includes laptops, smartphones, iPods and washing machines. Read more

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Karl Wiley

CEO Approval Rating

86/100

Founded:

1999

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Worth Avenue Group is a top competitor of SquareTrade. Worth Avenue Group is a Private company that was founded in 1971 in Stillwater, Oklahoma. Worth Avenue Group operates in the Insurance Brokers industry. Compared to SquareTrade, Worth Avenue Group has 547 fewer employees.

iQue Repair is seen as one of SquareTrade's biggest rivals. iQue Repair was founded in 2011, and is headquartered in Midvale, Utah. iQue Repair operates in the Office Services & Supplies industry. iQue Repair generates $1.3B less revenue vs. SquareTrade.

Securranty is seen as one of SquareTrade's top competitors. Securranty was founded in Houston, Texas} in 2011. Securranty competes in the Insurance Brokers industry. Compared to SquareTrade, Securranty generates $1.3B less revenue.

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SquareTrade Acquisitions

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SquareTrade Funding History

Since SquareTrade was founded in 1999, it has participated in 1 round of funding. In total SquareTrade has raised $238.0M. SquareTrade's funding round was on Jan 2012 for a total of $238.0M

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Jan 2012
$238M

Bain Capital, LLC

Since SquareTrade was founded in 1999, it has participated in 1 round of funding. In total SquareTrade has raised $238.0M. SquareTrade's funding round was on Jan 2012 for a total of $238.0M

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SquareTrade News

February 18, 2019Pulse2.0

The Details You Need To Know

AllState's SquareTrade has acquired iCracked. Here are the details that you need to know.The post All... See more »
February 14, 2019Motherboard

Insurance Giant Allstate Buys Independent Phone Repair Company, Joins Right to Repair Movement

With Allstate's purchase of iCracked, you could say the right to repair movement is ... in good hands... See more »
February 13, 2019Telecompaper

SquareTrade extends consumer protection offerings with iCracked acquisition

(Telecompaper) Allstate acquired iCracked, a provider of on-site, on-demand repair services for smart... See more »
January 22, 2019Telecompaper

Phone House launches SquareTrade insurance services for mobile phones

(Telecompaper) The Phone House will be launching insurance services for mobile devices after cutting ... See more »
October 29, 2018BGR

SquareTrade shares results from its iPhone XR drop test, but how realistic is it?

The iPhone XR is finally here, a phone that delivers the same iPhone XS experience for $250 less than... See more »
November 8, 2017ITP

SquareTrade's iPhone X breakability test

SquareTrade concluded that Apple's iPhone X is extremely fragile and if dropped the screen, Face ID a... See more »
October 2, 2017iClarified

SquareTrade Tests iPhone 8 Breakability [Video]

SquareTrade has posted a video comparing the breakability of the iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus, and Samsung... See more »

SquareTrade Blogs

May 26, 2021SquareTrade Blog

Guide to High-Tech Patio Lighting

High-tech patio lighting can add ambience to your outdoor space as well as improve home security. Luc... See more »
May 19, 2021SquareTrade Blog

What to do With Your Old Tech

Tidying up and decluttering your home usually involves old clothes, books, or toys. But do you know w... See more »
May 12, 2021SquareTrade Blog

What's New in Pet Tech

It's 2021 and it's safe to say that technology is an important part of our lives. It has arguably mad... See more »
May 5, 2021SquareTrade Blog

9 Gadgets for Outdoor Entertaining

Warm weather is almost here, and gadgets for outdoor entertaining can make an al fresco gathering fee... See more »
April 28, 2021SquareTrade Blog

Blackstone Griddles: Everything You Need to Know

If you've been exploring outdoor cooking equipment, you've probably noticed one option mentioned time... See more »
April 21, 2021SquareTrade Blog

The Best Small Appliances & Gadgets for Movie Night

Everyone loves movie night! Luckily, there are plenty of gadgets for movie night that can make your a... See more »
April 14, 2021SquareTrade Blog

The Best Tech to Learn an Instrument

Picking up a new hobby can be tricky, especially when it comes to music. Thankfully, there are plenty... See more »

SquareTrade Press Releases

August 10, 2017Business Wire

SquareTrade's Top-Rated Protection Plans Now Available to Newegg Customers

LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#Newegg--Newegg now offers customers the option of adding SquareTrade p... See more »
April 10, 2017Blackbird

American Pet Owners Have Spent $14.6 Billion Repairing or Replacing Devices Damaged by Their Furry Friends

/EINPresswire.com/ - SAN FRANCISCO, CA-(Marketwired - April 11, 2017) - In celebration of National Pe... See more »
January 4, 2017PressReleasePoint

Allstate Closes Acquisition of SquareTrade

NORTHBROOK, Ill., Jan. 4, 2017 - The Allstate Corporation (NYSE: ALL) today announced that it has obt... See more »
November 30, 2016Accesswire

Blog Coverage Insurance Major Allstate Corp. Acquires Privately Held SquareTrade

Upcoming AWS Coverage on Sun Life Financial Post-Earnings ResultsLONDON, UK / ACCESSWIRE / November 3... See more »
November 29, 2016PressReleasePoint

Allstate Expands Consumer Protection Offerings with Acquisition of Rapidly Growing SquareTrade

NORTHBROOK, Ill., Nov. 28, 2016 - The Allstate Corporation (NYSE: ALL) has agreed to acquire SquareTr... See more »
September 18, 2016Marketwired

iphone 7 Generation Makes a Splash With Water Resistance but Still Falls Hard

SquareTrade's Breakability Score Proves the iPhone 7 to Be Superior in Durability Showdown... See more »
April 3, 2016Marketwired

The Small but Mighty Apple iPhone SE Is No Match for the Sturdy iPhone 6s

Apple's Smallest iPhone Beats the Super-Sized iPhone 6s Plus Against SquareTrade's Robots... See more »

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600 Harrison street Suite 400

San Francisco, California94107

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Overview

SquareTrade is a warranty service provider for consumer electronics and appliances that includes laptops, smartphones, iPods and washing machines. SquareTrade was founded in 1999. SquareTrade's headquarters is located in San Francisco, California, USA...

CEO

SquareTrade's President & CEO, Karl Wiley, currently has an approval rating of 86%. SquareTrade's primary competitors are Worth Avenue Group, iQue Repair & Securranty.

Frequently Asked Questions about SquareTrade

  1. When was SquareTrade founded?

    SquareTrade was founded in 1999
  2. Who is SquareTrade's CEO?

    SquareTrade's CEO is Karl Wiley
  3. How much revenue does SquareTrade generate?

    SquareTrade generates $1.3B in revenue
  4. How much funding does SquareTrade have?

    SquareTrade has historically raised $238M in funding
  1. Where is SquareTrade's headquarters?

    SquareTrade's headquarters is in San Francisco California, USA
  2. How many employees does SquareTrade have?

    SquareTrade has 612 employees
  3. What sector does SquareTrade operate in?

    SquareTrade is in Internet Software, Application Software, Online Marketplace
  4. Who are SquareTrade's competitors?

    SquareTrade's top competitors are Worth Avenue Group, iQue Repair, Securranty