What Does General Liability Insurance Cover For My Business

What Does General Liability Insurance Cover For My Business?

If you are a business owner, at some point in time you have undoubtedly asked what liability insurance covers and whether or not your business actually needs it!  Each year, legal issues cost small businesses over $100 billion in the United States alone. It’s often the high …

Millennial Business Owners More Likely To Work With an Agent

According to Nationwide’s fourth annual Business Owner Survey, millennial business owners are more likely to work with insurance agents than those in other generations. They are also more likely to seek agent counsel on a variety of financial issues. The Nationwide findings, via Edelman Intelligence, …

What is Business Interruption Insurance?

Business interruption insurance is a type of insurance that covers a company in the event of a disaster-related closure of the business facility or one of its suppliers that prevents normal trade. Most businesses would not think of operating without property insurance, but in the …

Cyber Threats: Are You Protected?

You’ve done your research.  You’ve hired a reputable cybersecurity company to keep your business safe from hacker threats to your social media and internet transactions.  That’s all you need to be protected.  Right?  Unfortunately, no. With the digital age surging all around us, the threat …

2017 and the Future of Cyberattacks

We’ve talked a bit about cyberattacks and the need for cybersecurity over the last year, but now that this year is coming to a close, we thought we’d take a look at some numbers involved in cyberattacks and what the experts think the field will …

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Local Government Stalled by Ransomware

News hit this week that the largest county in our state, Mecklenburg County (which you visit when you go to Charlotte, if you didn’t know), suffered a cyberattack. A county employee opened an email attachment laced with malware, which then infected about 10% of the …

How Does Cyber Liability Insurance Work?

Big companies aren’t the only ones in the crosshairs of hackers. Popular cyberattack targets include anyone involved in the healthcare industry, law firms, school districts, telecoms, the banking and financial industry, retail, hotels, restaurants, gas stations, government agencies… you get the picture. The thing is, …

Why Cybersecurity Matters for Small Businesses

Following in the footsteps of Target, Yahoo, and Sony, Equifax has been the victim of the largest cybersecurity breach in US history. Small- to medium-sized business owners should not be lulled into a false sense of security due to the high-profile nature of the attacks …