What are the main types of business risk?

The key to risk management is being able to identify and understand the types of risk your business faces. 

That’s because business risk comes in many forms. And not all … Read more

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What is employment practices liability insurance (EPLI) and why do I need it?

Discrimination, sexual harassment, failure to promote, retaliation… these days workers know their rights and job-related lawsuits are on the rise. So, if you have employees, you need employment practices liability Read more

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What to do if your small business is hacked

What to do if your small business is hacked

You’ve been hacked.

It’s every small business owner’s nightmare. And with cybercrime on the up, it’s not so much a question if your business is hacked, it’s when.

Because … Read more

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What type of insurance do home inspectors need?

What type of insurance do home inspectors need? House under magnifier.

To be fully protected, ASHI and InterNACHI recommend home inspectors have two types of insurance: errors and omissions and general liability.

And both policies should include coverage for bodily injury … Read more

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What is workers’ compensation insurance and why do I need it?

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Workers’ compensation insurance is coverage designed to protect your business from the cost of workplace injury claims. Which can be crippling. 

In most states, the minute you hire your first … Read more

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Everything you need to know about small business risk

InsuranceBee's guide to small business risk. So your startup doesn't go down in flames.

Risk. In case you hadn’t noticed, we’ve been talking about it a fair bit recently.

That’s because our survey of small business owners got us worried. From our research, … Read more

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Why do you need to train your staff?

Why do you need to train your staff?

Got good workers? Want to keep them? Then make sure they get regular training.

Over the last few years, the number of employees quitting their jobs has increased steadily.

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Guest post: bookkeepers vs accountants: does your small business need both?

bookkeepers vs accountants: does your smb need both?

If you’re looking into getting help with your financials, congratulations on taking a big step for your business.

It’s important to have someone assist you with making sure your books … Read more

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Small business lawsuits: would your company survive?

Would your business survive a lawsuit?

Being sued ranks high on the worry list for small business owners.

Which is not surprising, really.  With over 100 million cases being filed annually in US state courts, Read more

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Do start-ups need directors’ and officers’ insurance?

Do start-ups need directors' and officers' insurance?

In a word, yes.

Every business owner needs a D&O policy. It should be top of your insurance-to-get list.  

Directors’ and officers’ liability insurance might seem unnecessary right now. … Read more

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