Small Business Insurance

Is Your Business Under-Insured? 4 Areas That Might Not Be Covered in Your Current Policy

Business insurance is unlike any other form of coverage, and your current policy could have some major gaps. A single lapse in your insurance policy might end up costing your company thousands in medical bills, repairs, and legal expenses. If you haven’t reviewed your policy in the last few months, then it might be time to reevaluate your risks. Injuries on Vacant … [Read more...]

Is Your Small Business Ready for an Emergency?

In the different parts of the country I have lived, the natural disaster risk has varied along with the geography. On the East Coast, where I grew up, there was the threat of hurricanes. In the Midwest, where I moved after college, tornado warnings were a frequent reality. Now, I live in the Northwest with the annual threat of wildfires. When a fire got too close for comfort … [Read more...]

Going the Extra Mile: Putting Your Vehicle in the Company Name

There is no doubt about it that when you seek out small business ownership, you are looking for a certain way of life and the perks that come with it. Obviously you will need to work hard to get there, but one of the top reasons for going into business for yourself is all of the tax breaks and advantages that are available to a business, compared to what you can get as an … [Read more...]

What Insurance Do I Really Need for My Small Business?

If you are ready to launch a new small business, you may be wondering what types of insurance coverage you need. Just as you insure your home and your car, there are certain policies you need in order to protect your business from risks associated with unexpected events, liabilities and other losses. Here is a rundown of the basic types of business insurance coverage. The … [Read more...]

What Is Key Person Insurance and Why You May Be in Trouble Without It

When you launch a small business, you handle many details. One detail you may have overlooked is key person insurance. In fact, you may not even know what it is. However, key person (sometimes called “key man”) insurance can be an important way of keeping your business up and running in the event of the unthinkable. No one wants to think about what would happen in the event … [Read more...]