News and Articles About Insurance

Business Interruption Insurance: What It Will -- and Won't -- Cover
Growth Strategies

Business Interruption Insurance: What It Will -- and Won't -- Cover

Special coverage can help you recoup profits lost during storms and other disasters. Here's what you need to know.
Carol Tice
5 Steps for Managing Disaster Recovery for Your Business
Growth Strategies

5 Steps for Managing Disaster Recovery for Your Business

Here's how to get your business up and running as quick as possible once the worst is over.
Kathleen Davis
Where Is Your Business Overspending?
Finance

Where Is Your Business Overspending?

The most unexpected areas of overspending for a small and growing business.
How to Become Risk Savvy
Starting a Business

How to Become Risk Savvy

Sure, starting and running a business comes with risks. But a savvy entrepreneur knows how to minimize them by taking calculated risks instead of crazy ones.
How to Determine If Cyber Insurance Coverage Is Right for You
Technology

How to Determine If Cyber Insurance Coverage Is Right for You

Cyber crime and website shutdowns pose a serious threat to many businesses. Here's a guide to buying coverage for digital disasters.
Riva Richmond
3 Insurance Gambles That Put Your Business at Risk
Finance

3 Insurance Gambles That Put Your Business at Risk

Many business owners don't even think about insuring their business. Here are tips that can protect your company.
Catherine Clifford
4 Ways to Protect Yourself Against Identity Theft
Technology

4 Ways to Protect Yourself Against Identity Theft

11.6 million adults were victims of identity fraud last year. Don't be one of them this year.
Dividing the Family Fortune
Starting a Business

Dividing the Family Fortune

Passing on the family fortune can be tricky when it's tied up in a small business. Here's how to find a solution that works for your business and your family.
How to Recover Quickly When Disaster Strikes
Growth Strategies

How to Recover Quickly When Disaster Strikes

Small businesses can't predict when Mother Nature may strike, but they certainly can be prepared for hurricanes, ice storms and other calamities.
Diana Ransom
What Entrepreneurs Should Know About Estate Planning
Finance

What Entrepreneurs Should Know About Estate Planning

When the time comes to deal with personal loss, it pays to be ready. Here's how to prepare yourself and your family.
J.D. Roth
How a Business Emergency Plan Paid Off in Tornado-Struck Joplin, Mo.
Growth Strategies

How a Business Emergency Plan Paid Off in Tornado-Struck Joplin, Mo.

When a tornado ravaged the town of Joplin, Mo., few businesses were left intact. Here's how one owner and his employees made it through the storm. And what you can learn from their story.
Diana Ransom
Why I Got Owners Insurance for My Home Business
Starting a Business

Why I Got Owners Insurance for My Home Business

In writing about business insurance for a home-based business, I realized I needed it. Here's the story of what I learned, and the type of insurance policy I got.
Carol Tice
Does Your Home Business Need Insurance?
Starting a Business

Does Your Home Business Need Insurance?

Here's a look at the most common types of coverage for home-based companies and what make sense for your business.
Carol Tice