How to Identify the Correct Small Business Insurance

Running your own small business can be an exciting but daunting adventure, no matter what kind of business you have. With so much on the go, you’ll be exposed to various risks that could have a huge impact on your day-to-day operations, not to mention your bottom line. With all […]

5 Steps You Should Be Taking to Protect Your Business

You’ve done it! You are now a business owner. But what’s next? The time and financial investment you have put into making your dream a reality is extremely valuable. So what steps should you be taking to ensure you protect your business? The following steps will help your business operate […]

BC Wildfire Resources For Small Business

Our thoughts go out to everyone affected by the wildfires across British Columbia. During this difficult time, there are several resources available to business owners to help with managing the day-to-day situation, as well as planning for the rebuild. Below, we detail answers to some of the most common questions […]

Don’t Gamble with Risk: Consider Insurance to Protect Your Business

I run a graphic design firm, and like many entrepreneurs and small business owners, my home is also my home office. My business was growing fast – until water from the washing machine in my neighbour’s apartment leaked into my workspace, damaging the electronics I need to operate my business. […]

Home Sweet Home: Insuring Your Home-Based Business

Who hasn’t dreamed of working from home? The prospect of being your own boss, setting your own hours and doing it all in the comfort of your own home seems to fall under the “no-brainer” category. But running a home-based business without adequate insurance can turn that dream into a […]

WorkSafe BC Rates Frozen for 2015: What does it mean for insurance?

In BC, small businesses make up about 88%of employers, spanning all industries. Whether you employ a number of workers or are a one-person operation, it is important to obtain the right insurance to protect you, your workers, and your business.

Small Business Insurance: What You Need to Protect Your Business

As a new entrepreneur, you may be surprised by how many business insurance options are available to you. Being savvy about insurance can save you money and ensure you get the protection your business needs.

Work Alone? Consider the Risks

While working alone is not in itself a hazard, in can be when circumstances outside of your control happen. What if you have a medical emergency? These situations may not seem common, but they do occur and the consequences can be serious.

I'm a Contractor. Do I Need WorkSafeBC Coverage?

As an independent, or self-employed, contractor it can be confusing to understand who is responsible for obtaining WorkSafeBC coverage. Are you responsible? Or is your client? We posed three scenarios to WorkSafeBC to help understand your requirements.

I’m a Contractor. Do I Need WorkSafeBC Coverage?

As an independent, or self-employed, contractor it can be confusing to understand who is responsible for obtaining WorkSafeBC coverage. Are you responsible? Or is your client? We posed three scenarios to WorkSafeBC to help understand your requirements.