Cybercrime is an increasingly worldwide phenomenon, and Australia is far from immune. With large-scale events such as the 2017 WannaCry attacks, it’s become evident just how ill-prepared many businesses are for cyberattacks. Philippa Davis, international cyber underwriter at CFC Underwriting, … [Read more...] about Countering cyber threats with insurance
Few things are more devastating in business than thinking you're covered for a loss only to find out your insurer has rejected your claim. Here’s how to appeal that decision. Just because you've received bad news, doesn't mean you should give up. There are a number of avenues for … [Read more...] about Four steps to appeal a rejected insurance claim
When you’re ready to push your home business from the nest and into a shopfront, it’s an exciting time. It can also expose you to a whole new world of risk that could cripple your fledgling business before it can soar. Running a business from home is one thing, but taking the leap to a … [Read more...] about 5 tips for insuring a shopfront
Insurance policies are complex contracts containing a myriad of conditions and exclusions and many insurers use different words, sentences and phrases in their policy wording documentation. With every household and motor insurance policy purchased comes a booklet called a Product … [Read more...] about Your PDS is a very important document
Businesses close their doors for many reasons, sometimes for a short time, often for good. When faced with fire or storm damage or any insurable event that stops a business from trading, the owner is back in control if they know the likely claims outcome; what the policy covers; how … [Read more...] about A business saviour – Business Interruption Insurance
When was the last time you had your jewellery valued? And what about that fine art collection in your home or office boardroom? Whether you have the odd piece or a truckload, chances are your precious items are worth a lot more than you think. Fine art is not just limited to paintings … [Read more...] about Valuables and Collectibles insurance. Valuation updates now due?
One of the drawbacks to owning a growing business is having more at stake. An expanding business is likely to be having dealings with an ever-increasing number of individuals, getting involved in a wider range of commercial activities, even expanding into new locations. A growing … [Read more...] about What insurance cover does a growing business need?
Why use an insurance broker? For the peace-of-mind. That’s why. There is nothing worse than paying a premium for insurance, then, when you lodge a claim following an insured event, find that you get the runaround from the insurance company and, eventually, a settlement that leaves you … [Read more...] about Why use a Broker?