Key person insurance types: death vs disability

June 22, 2017By Matt McKennaKey Man No Comments

Key person insurance types (and what you need to know) Key person insurance (also known as “key man insurance”) is a policy designed to pay a designated amount to a specified beneficiary if the named ‘key person’ dies during the policy period. A company in this situation has to deal with the cost of a serious interruption to business activities. … Read More

The need-to-know of startup D&O insurance

May 18, 2017By Isaac BockDirectors & Officers No Comments

  What is Startup D&O insurance and why do I need it? Directors and officers make tough decisions every day. That’s why Directors and Officers Insurance protects them while doing their job. Directors and Officers (D&O) insurance policies protect a company’s individual directors and officers from claims based on their decisions made while acting in … Read More

Navigate your business property insurance policy as gracefully as a gazelle

March 14, 2017By Samantha RubinProperty Insurance No Comments

Understanding business property insurance policy forms & the perils they cover Day to day business operations are strenuous enough.  And who has time to read through every line of their property insurance policy? We’re here to take on the legwork to ensure our clients are properly protected. Our goal is to simplify all of this industry-specific … Read More

Key fintech insurance polices you need to know about

March 9, 2017By Alex UshyarovDirectors & Officers, Errors & Omissions Insurance, Intellectual Property No Comments

Rest easy…your fintech insurance answers live here It is not a secret that the fintech industry has experienced significant growth over the course of the last 5 years. $9.4 billion dollars was invested in fintech companies in Q2 of 2016 alone. Whether it is the sheer size of investments, growth in revenues, or other KPI’s, … Read More

Professional Liability Insurance: What You Need to Know (by Industry!)

February 28, 2017By Disha PatelErrors & Omissions Insurance, Featured, Founder Shield, Insurance Pro Tips, Risk Management Tips, Venture Capital No Comments

So you’ve probably heard of professional liability insurance (aka errors and omissions Insurance). In brief, professional liability insurance protects the professional services industry from negligence claims that result in the financial loss of a third party (typically your clients) arising from an act, error, or omission committed in the course of the policyholder’s performance of services … Read More