Category Archive for ‘Commercial Insurance’

Food Truck

Covering a Food Truck? Here’s What You Need to Know!

It’s a restaurant…it’s a vehicle…nope, it’s a food truck, and it needs coverage too. When you take two insurable things — like a vehicle and a restaurant — and combine them, you may not know where to begin when it comes to insuring the business. However, your clients who own

ASL Named Five-Star MGA for Excellence in Products and Service

Atlantic Specialty Lines is one of the nation’s top rated MGA, according to a recent report by Insurance Business America. The publication surveyed thousands of insurance agents across the nation to rate the performance of MGAs in seven categories. Of the hundreds of MGAs rated, 30 stood out from the

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When “hunker down” isn’t enough: Hurricane prep for small businesses

Before the first reporter pleas for viewers to “hunker down,” businesses need to be ready to protect their property and personnel in the event of a hurricane. For businesses, storm prep is more involved than boarding up windows and buying flashlight batteries. A thorough review of insurance coverage is necessary

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Lessor’s Risk Insurance: Sign the Lease & Sign the Policy

Real estate is often viewed as a safe, long-term investment. Whether it’s a modest single family home or a massive 100,000-square-foot warehouse, investment property can provide rental income and then can be sold later for significant gains. Before handing over the keys to tenants, property owners should secure the right

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Artisan Contractor Insurance Quote in Five Easy Steps

The construction industry is looking stronger today after a recession leaving many construction professionals out of business. Fortunately, the industry is on the rebound, so artisan contractors such as painters, plumbers, electricians, carpenters, roofers, and drywall installers are back to work and in need of insurance. Now. For insurance agents

youth sports insurance

Insurance Fundamentals for Youth Sports Organizations

Participating in youth sports nurtures children’s minds and bodies and is often the cornerstone for lasting memories of friendship and competition. What starts as a weekly after-school soccer game can grow to a competitive traveling league leading to college scholarships. Regardless of the intensity of the competition, it’s the commitment

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Home-Based Business Insurance Protects Home and Business

There’s no place like home, but working from home can be more complex than firing up the laptop at the kitchen table. Small business owners operating out of their homes need to protect their personal and professional assets against losses from theft, injury, loss of data, or lawsuits. Many home-based

Insurance Essentials for Non-Profit Organizations

Non-profit organizations (NPOs) provide a helping hand to individuals in need and enrich the communities in which they serve. Youth sports leagues, senior recreation centers, churches, community theaters, museums, and historical societies touch the lives of so many while asking for little in return. This selfless service, however, does not

Liquor Liability Insurance: A Sobering Reality for Business Owners

“A guy walks into a bar…” Many entertaining stories begin this way, but for business owners who engage in the sale or service of alcohol, the story can turn into a nightmare without adequate liquor liability insurance. What happens when an intoxicated person walks into your client’s restaurant, orders one

Special Event Insurance for Holiday Events: Protects Pumpkins, Ghouls, Mazes and More

Special event insurance isn’t just for weddings and hole-in-one competitions. As the season for holiday festivals, parades, corn mazes, and Christmas tree lots approaches, small business owners and non-profit organizations need help protecting their investment from liability lawsuits. For a relatively small premium, an individual or organization can protect itself