Category: Insurance Pro Tips


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September 7 • Employee Health & BenefitsInsurance Pro Tips

What we do that your health and benefits broker probably doesn’t

A lot of people will tell you how happy they are with their current health and benefits broker and rave about how fantastic of a job they’re doing. Still the question remains: “is he really doing the best job he possibly can?” These same people will claim how their broker is the nicest guy in


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January 19 • Cyber LiabilityErrors & OmissionsGeneral LiabilityInsurance Pro TipsProperty Insurance

The Top 5 Business Insurance Requirements from Landlords, Clients, and Investors

Dealing with Business Insurance Requirements from Landlords, Clients, and Investors We see all kinds of business insurance requirements (and coverage change requests) from our clients’ landlords, clients, investors, business partners, and more.  These requests are processed by creating an “endorsement” on the policy that puts the change into effect.  From a location change to adding a


September 21 • Insurance Pro TipsWorker's Compensation

How Insurance Companies Measure Payroll (and Bill You For It)

Payroll is payroll, right? If you’re a growing business operating in the 21st century, you’ve most likely read about or experienced the importance of separating salaried employees from 1099 workers (Independent Contractors).  If you’re less well-read on the subject, bottom line is this: at the end of the year, your workers compensation insurance carrier will “audit”


August 2 • Cyber LiabilityFounder ShieldGeneral LiabilityInsurance Pro TipsNewsProperty InsuranceRisk Management Tips

Pokemon Go, Harry Potter, & Augmented Reality Insurance Risks

  Are you one of the 30 million worldwide users who has downloaded Pokemon Go in the last few weeks? It’s likely, since the app has been downloaded more times in its short existence than Tinder has over the past four years. Regardless of whether you run around chasing Pokemon in your day-to-day, chances are


July 13 • Founder ShieldInsurance Pro TipsRisk Management Tips

FS101: Minimum On-Demand Delivery Insurance Requirements

Update: We’ve released a new whitepaper examining the Sharing Economy industry. We dive into the insurance landscape, legal climate and how to approach risk management for companies in this sector. You can download the report here! Basic risk management tips for on-demand delivery companies We work with no shortage of on-demand companies operating in the ride share, car


June 29 • Insurance Pro Tips

Business Insurance 101: HealthTech, Health Marketplaces, & Telemedicine

So here’s what Medical Marketplaces, HealthTech and Telemedicine Companies need to know about Insurance. Healthcare is undergoing a tech revolution brought on by the new breed of venture-backed tech companies. You can now shop for your doctors with services like Zocdoc and Doctor.com which allow consumers to file through medical providers in their network based on written reviews and


May 6 • Insurance Pro Tips

Behind the Scenes: Quoting Insurance for Scaling Companies

This Little Piggy Went to the Market: Behind the Scenes of Quoting Insurance Let’s go shopping! Think of the insurance market like cialis pas cher a fruit market.  You want the fresh, clean, beautiful fruit that’s in season!  You shop around, check for bruises or marks, and then decide which fruit to buy. The way


December 5 • General LiabilityInsurance Pro Tips

4 Key Things to Look for On Your Business Insurance Quotes

  It would be extremely surprising if you didn’t have some questions when looking at your first business insurance quotes.  They’re extremely detailed and certainly not the easiest document to digest.  Here’s a quick overview of the major items you should be looking at on your quote. [Note: this article is mainly pertaining to errors


June 25 • Cyber LiabilityErrors & OmissionsGeneral LiabilityInsurance Pro Tips

Getting Business Insurance for On-Demand Startups

Update: We’ve released a new whitepaper examining the Sharing Economy industry. We dive into the insurance landscape, legal climate and how to approach risk management for companies in this sector. You can download the report here!   The on-demand economy is ever-growing and we work with new startups in the space on a daily basis.


March 10 • Founder ShieldInsurance Pro Tips

Top 7 Founder Shield FAQs About Getting Business Insurance

Insurance proposals are uncharted territory of most founders.  We’ve done a basic tutorial (or 2, or 3) to help people understand the insurance terms, but here’s a breakdown of the practical/procedural FAQs we see. 1. What am I actually getting for the price? All quotes presented will provide coverage for a policy period of one