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The Need for Cyber Insurance in Business


Cyber insurance may sound like something out of a science fiction novel, but it’s on the rise, and is now considered a necessity in some circles. All it takes is a simple look back at data breaches in recent years such as Target to see why. Here are a few things to consider if you’re […]

What Insurance Does my Business Need for Drones?


Unless you are already the owner and operator of a drone, you might not know that the FAA finalized rules regarding drones in August 2016. The FAA fully expects that within a year of these regulations being issued, that over 600,000 units will be in commercial use – from 20,000 drones that were registered by […]

5 Lessons for New Businesses: Do It Right


Starting a new business is not easy on the bank account, and your first few years will be critical. According to Statistic Brain an average of 25 percent of startups will fail in their first year, and depending on the industry failure rates by year four can be anywhere from 37 percent to 56 percent. […]

Start Up Right: An Insurance Snapshot for Your New Business


Opening your own business is one of the most exciting, worrying, happiest, and busiest things you will ever do in your life. Striking out on your own is an experience akin to leaving home for the first time, and realizing that you own the show now, and have to perform. You’ve already covered your business […]

Satisfying Workers’ Compensation Requirements in Construction


You’ve started a small business in construction, and now you have to figure out all of the requirements of your state for insurance and workers’ compensation. Most of the states in the U.S., barring a few exceptions, make it a requirement that employers buy and provide workers’ compensation insurance to their employees. Florida is no […]

Why Real Estate Professionals Need Business Insurance


Real Estate brokerage is a big business. As far as the industry goes, it looks like the country has moved forward from the debilitating effects of the recent economic downturn. In today’s market, national home prices have actually come up by 5.7 percent on a year-to-year basis as of last January. No wonder a lot […]

The Truth Behind Skipping out on Worker’s Compensation Insurance


The old saying, “you have to spend money to make money” takes on a whole new meaning when you’re the one in charge of a business. Whether you’re at the helm of a Fortune 500 operation, or you’re just starting up a local company, the expenses that come with this endeavor can be pretty overwhelming. […]

Do You Really Need a Business Owner Policy?


Running a business, large or small, comes with plenty of responsibility. From keeping the accounting side of things on the straight and narrow to connecting with customers in your area, your plate is already full. Unfortunately, just because you have all of these other duties clogging up your day doesn’t mean you can ignore the […]