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Understanding Your Business Insurance Quote

At its most basic, a business insurance quote is a document that shows what you could expect to pay for a policy from an insurance provider. Each business quote will be different due to the unique needs of each business and factors such as industry, number of employees, past insurance claims, and deductibles. 

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Jun 30, 2023 Filed under: Business Insurance

Best Commercial Property Insurance In 2023

Business property insurance usually covers some but not all natural disasters. Certain types of natural disasters are almost always excluded from standard policies, including hurricanes, floods, earthquakes, and volcanic eruptions. If you live in an area that’s vulnerable to those types of disasters, speak with your insurance provider to learn your options.

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May 25, 2023 Filed under: Business Insurance, Small Business

The Complete Guide To Flood Insurance

Property insurance policies do not normally protect you in case of damage from floods. Flooding is defined as water inundating an area of normally dry land and affecting two or more adjacent properties or 2+ acres. Your property insurance policy will protect you from other types of water damage, such as a burst pipe, but only flood insurance helps you in the event of an actual flood.

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Jan 13, 2023 Filed under: Business Insurance, Small Business

Small Business Riot Damage Relief: What To Expect & How Your Small Business Might Be Able To Get Assistance

The question of who pays for damage following riots is often a tricky one. Business owners generally have several avenues to pursue: insurance, government aid, and/or private support through loans or donations. Success in these avenues can vary wildly from business to business, however. Read on for a look at the history of rioting in America and how small businesses can recoup losses from riot-based damage.

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Jun 3, 2020 Filed under: Business Insurance, Business Loans, Small Business

What Is EPLI Insurance & Do You Need It?

Human resources and discrimination-related lawsuits often settle for large amounts of money. If you have employees, an EPLI insurance policy should be a must for your risk management plan. Without it, you will have to pay to settle these lawsuits out of pocket which could close your small business’s doors forever.

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Jan 3, 2023 Filed under: Business Insurance
Bobtail trucking insurance

The Complete Guide To Bobtail Insurance

Bobtail insurance is a commercial truck insurance endorsement that provides trucks with liability coverage while they’re traveling on the road without a trailer or cargo attached. Bobtail insurance is relatively inexpensive, and most drivers will pay in the ballpark of $400 a year. Factors that determine your cost are your driving record, how often/how far you expect to bobtail, and your policy’s coverage limit.

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Jan 3, 2023 Filed under: Business Insurance

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