Category Archives: Small business insurance

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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Do I need errors and omissions insurance?

Business insurance: It’s bit of a minefield isn’t it? Lego figures with drawing pins obstacle

You know you need it, but just what, exactly do you need and how do you figure it all out?

If you’re looking for coverage, you may come across technical terms … Read more...

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What insurance do I need as an insurance agent?

Question mark sculpture with added dots As an insurance agent, you’re constantly advising people to protect their futures with sufficient coverage. Don’t make the mistake of failing to heed your own advice. If you’re an insurance agent, you need errors and omissions insurance just as surely … Read more...

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Going freelance! What you need to know

Love Mondays markhillaryIf you were going to go start your own business, what’s one of the first things that comes to mind when you’re thinking about what you need?

Most think of things like money, time, marketing, errors and omissions insurance, … Read more...

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