Managing Risks – Spring 2017 Newsletter

Managing Risks – Spring 2017 Newsletter

2017: The Year of the Cyber Attack Cyber security problems will increase in 2017, warns Experian Data Breach Resolution, a branch of the credit reporting giant. In its 2017 Data Breach Industry Report, Experian noted it expects to see several new—and...
Managing Risks – Winter 2017 Newsletter

Managing Risks – Winter 2017 Newsletter

OSHA Publishes Updated Slip, Trips and Falls Rule In mid-November, OSHA published its long-awaited final rule on slips, trips and falls. The rule becomes effective on Jan. 17, 2017, and will affect approximately 112 million workers at seven million worksites. In 2014,...
Pitfalls of Price Shopping

Pitfalls of Price Shopping

The insurance industry was created as a way for investors to protect themselves and their greatest assets. Most financial analysts and do-it-yourself risk management courses will include an overview on good insuring practices as well as recommended coverage types....
Why Use An Independent Agent?

Why Use An Independent Agent?

In the world of online shopping and buy-by-the-price insurance coverage, why bother working with an Independent Agent? Although this method of shopping can be convenient and you don’t need to understand your insurance coverage to make a purchase, what are you...
Sewer Backup: Are you Prepared?

Sewer Backup: Are you Prepared?

Damage from a backed up sewer can be devastating! These incidents result in a hazardous mess, vast cleanup costs, and significant damage to personal belongings. Although some instances of sewage backup can be prevented by the homeowner, some backups are caused by off...
5 Apps to Simplify Business

5 Apps to Simplify Business

Whether you are an existing business owner or you are starting a business, you have quickly realized that juggling information and operations is not an easy task! Unfortunately, this is a required skill for a business owner who seeks to have an efficient company that...
The Modern Age of Insurance

The Modern Age of Insurance

Although the industry has been around for centuries, don’t think that insurance is an old fashioned market that can’t fit the lifestyle of 2016. Insurance companies are determined to stay up-to-date and trendy with their accessibility, information...
Get Smart About Home Monitoring

Get Smart About Home Monitoring

Smart phone technology can be a great tool to protect your home from crime, water damage, fire damage, and neglect. As the smart phone evolves into a catch-all technology for calls, written communication, photo taking, personal entertainment, news updates, shopping,...
Attracting the Right Employee

Attracting the Right Employee

If you own a business with employees, you will surely undergo a varying degree of employee turnover. Once an employee departs, the hiring process begins! Some employers feel like they interview hundreds of candidates before one actually fills the position. What are...
I.D. Thieves Target the Young and Carefree

I.D. Thieves Target the Young and Carefree

Commonly, those individuals who worry about being financially compromised by identity theft are those who have developed a solid credit history. These folks have spent years making steady payments and wise investments to improve their score. They typically monitor...