Category Archives: Small business insurance

How much are you willing to risk?

Recently, we got to wondering…

What do small business owners think are the biggest risks to their business?

Let’s ask them, we thought.  So, we surveyed 1,002 SMB owners across the US.

Turns out financial risk’s their biggest concern at … Read more...

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What type of insurance does a property management company need?

confused about liability insurance for property management companies

Claims and suits against property managers are on the rise. Staying out of court is getting harder and defense costs can run to $100,000 or more.

But lawsuits don’t just hurt financially, do they? They damage your reputation. And as … Read more...

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Top 5 tips on how to make your small business a success

man writingRunning a small business can prove to be an extremely rewarding venture, but success will not happen overnight nor without challenges along the way. Many ambitious entrepreneurs may believe they are able to start a business and start making money … Read more...

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Avoiding an insurance claim during the holiday rush

retailer_insuranceThe holiday season is a busy time of year for retailers, but being busy comes with an increased risk of insurance claims. If you haven’t done so already, now is the time to prepare for the extra demands that come … Read more...

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Top five questions about small business insurance

For even the most experienced business owners, insurance can be confusing at times.

Our resident expert, Maureen Brogie, provides the answers to the most common questions asked about small business insurance.

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What type of insurance is right for my small business?

What type of business insurance do I needRunning your own business presents some great opportunities, but sadly, also some risks. Protecting your business should be high on the list of priorities, and insurance is a must have, no matter what industry you are operating in. Insurance covers … Read more...

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How does errors and omissions/professional liability insurance protect me?

This is a question we get asked a lot. Keep calm and carry on sign with toy cars

It’s a good one though, and worth taking some time to consider.

The typical answer is something along the lines of ‘claims of negligence against you by a disgruntled client’. You’ve … Read more...

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Why should I use an insurance broker?

WHY - quinn.anyaAs a small business owner, you know that you need to find affordable small business insurance that protects your company from risk, and provides benefits to your employees.  However, in this economy a small business needs to stay competitive.  You … Read more...

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What is a claims-made policy?

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Mind the (knowledge) gap 

One of the problems with professional insurance—and insurance generally—is jargon. It’s everywhere. We don’t like it any more than you do. Shrouding valuable policy information in confusing language means that the people who need to understand … Read more...

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Industry focus – Web designers

The internet is a wonderful thing. Discuss.

Close up image of a spider on a web Well it’s big, certainly. Beautiful too? That probably depends on your point of view…

What’s not in doubt is that it’s quickly become the first, and in many cases, only port of call … Read more...

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