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To Package or Not to Package Commercial Insurance Policies?

To Package or Not to Package Commercial Insurance Policies?

From phone, internet, and cable to insurance, everyone loves to bundle. It’s convenient to work with one form, one agent, and one carrier for multiple policies, and bundling everything into one package sometimes saves the insured some money. Business owners needing...

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What to Do When A Construction Project Is Delayed

What to Do When A Construction Project Is Delayed

Pandemic-related supply-chain disruptions, manufacturing delays, and labor shortages are leading to building supply shortages and longer wait times for deliveries. 90% of contractors say plywood has been harder to come by, and 75% are finding vinyl siding harder to...

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5 Traits of a Good Insurance Broker Partner

5 Traits of a Good Insurance Broker Partner

Having a good broker partner is essential to getting great rates and giving your clients and insureds stellar service. But how do you find one, or how do you know you have one? When evaluating a broker, there are a few characteristics you should look for in order to...

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The Return and Rise of the Vacation Rental

The Return and Rise of the Vacation Rental

After a year of people being cooped up inside their homes, they’re eager to flee the nest for a change in scenery. With over 35% of the U.S. population now fully vaccinated, many are willing to take a chance on travel and reuniting with loved ones they haven’t seen in...

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Lessen Your Liquor Liability Risk Memorial Day Weekend

Lessen Your Liquor Liability Risk Memorial Day Weekend

Your bar, restaurant, and venue clients are usually pretty responsible with making sure their server staff is properly trained when it comes to alcohol consumption. Typically, they require servers to take courses and attain a certification in order to serve alcohol,...

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Lumber Prices Raise New Home Prices by $24,000

Lumber Prices Raise New Home Prices by $24,000

Toilet Paper, coins, computer chips, homes for sale … The pandemic has led to short supplies of many consumer products, driving up prices. With a lack of available homes, people looking to cash in on low interest rates and buy homes better suited to post-pandemic...

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Best Ways to Prevent Home Water Damage

Best Ways to Prevent Home Water Damage

Water damage is one of the leading causes of homeowners’ losses in the U.S. The annual cost of water damage and removal is $13 billion, and the average home insurance claim for water damage is just over $10,000.    There are many simple things your clients can do...

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6 Cybersecurity Practices Underwriters Love

6 Cybersecurity Practices Underwriters Love

With more people now working from home, cybersecurity and having cyber coverage are especially important for businesses as cyber criminals have been taking advantage of situations created by the pandemic. With increased remote work, hackers are seeking out flaws in...

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