Tag: commercial insurance

  • home-based business owners need special insurance

    Home-Based Business Insurance: Who Needs It?

    If you own a home-based business or you’re thinking of starting one, you’re in good company. According to SBA statistics, Americans own about 28.8 million small businesses—and half of them are at-home businesses. The most common types of home-based businesses include information, construction, and professional service firms. But today’s entrepreneurs are getting creative, turning some […]

    Read More
  • business insurance agents showing what makes them great

    How to Choose the Best Business Insurance for Your Company

    How to choose the best business insurance for your company? The following criteria are all important: Contractor insurance experience (years, if not decades, of protecting contractors) Industry affiliations (membership in local trade associations) Client references (from other companies like yours) Value-added services (loss control, audit prep, registry services, etc.) Good working “vibe” and business expertise […]

    Read More
  • busy mom multitasking

    Takl Insurance Advice for Consumers and Contractors

    Takl ads are everywhere right now: on local sports radio, on TV, online. If you live in Massachusetts or Rhode Island, you may be wondering what is this new app called Takl? Basically, it’s billed as a platform that will help you “tackle” your to-do list—including minor home repairs, housekeeping, and lawn care jobs. Similar to TaskRabbit […]

    Read More
  • Cyber Liability Insurance for Small Businesses

    HEADS UP FOR BUSINESS OWNERS DURING THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC Key Considerations with Many Employees Working from Home Check with your business insurance agent and/or cyber liability insurance company to see if/how employees would be covered when working from home (especially with some using personal devices). There may be a gap in your coverage during this […]

    Read More