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The insurance implications of our winter

The cold winters bring in a unique set of difficulties. While this is true for all of us, there is a special challenge for small businesses that depend on their ability to sell through their retail establishments or to deliver services. Winter creates treacherous conditions both inside and outside for these businesses. A day of… Read more »

Our key takeaways from Forrester’s “Emerging Risks Transform Small Business Insurance.”

The 21st century has seen rapid technological progression at unmatched speed. A considerable part of human life has been digitized. This has changed practically every industry on the planet, and the insurance industry is no exception.  Small businesses are now investing in more diverse and specific insurance policies compared to what they used to. Much… Read more »

Why that big brand insurance might not be right for you

Contrary to popular belief, the best insurance, whether it’s for your home or your small business, is not the one that’s the most expensive but rather the one that provides cover when you need it the most. Another important factor is service – those lofty promises mean nothing if the company is not there to… Read more »

9 insurance terms and what they mean (small business edition)

Starting a business involves risk. But when something unexpected happens, having business insurance can be the difference between your business surviving or going under. Having business insurance safeguards your business against a variety of risks like property damage and legal claims. Most small business owners do not have the money to deal with such issues… Read more »

Are you a pharmacy? Here is what you must know about insurance

There are numerous challenges involved in running a pharmacy business. Distributing medicines and drugs carries some risk. A minute mistake can result in health issues for the customer. Negligence and mistakes can even prove fatal in the pharmacy business, and such grave errors can result in heavy financial burdens and other legal issues. As it… Read more »

What is umbrella insurance? Why you should care!

Umbrella insurance is secondary insurance coverage that covers liability over and above the standard liability cover taken on other policies like the homeowner or other small business policies. It could provide a cover on multiple properties and assets depending upon the selection of the coverage. It is typically considered as ‘excess’ insurance or better known… Read more »

5 things your home insurance probably doesn’t cover

When it comes to insurance, people often shy away from getting down to the fine print and details because they assume that it is a tedious and cumbersome process. While reading the fine print isn’t exactly fun, it is absolutely essential. When it comes to insurance, ignorance is the opposite of bliss. Nobody wants to… Read more »

What the hurricane season means to insurance

With Barry just blowing itself out and as many as 8 hurricanes forecast for 2019, hurricane season is obviously a big deal for all of us on the East Coast. With major systems of winds moving at up to 111 miles per hour, the risks of damage being caused by a hurricane are very real…. Read more »