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Business owner's policy

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Small business insurance
Before buying commercial insurance, small business owners should research what different policies cover, how much they cost, and how to save money on business insurance.
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Independent contractors
While many independent contractors buy insurance for themselves, you may need to provide some types of insurance for the contractors you hire as a way of covering their liabilities and your own.
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Photo & video professionals
Insuring your film equipment is a smart and affordable way to protect thousands of dollars of gear that often moves from location to location.
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Insurance professionals
Working as an insurance agent allows for flexibility, and it often takes only a few weeks to acquire a license.
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Property insurance
You can't eliminate the risk of theft occurring at your business, but you can take steps to protect your assets and minimize the damage if an incident occurs.
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Business insurance tips
Additional insureds and loss payees can both collect benefits from your business insurance policy, but they’re not the same thing.
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Consulting
Consulting businesses face a variety of risks. Here are six common insurance policies that consultants should consider to keep their business protected.
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Photo & video professionals
Professional photographers can carry commercial property insurance and other policies to protect their expensive equipment.
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Property insurance
Insurance claims related to wind and hail damage are the third most common among small business policyholders.
Computer parts and tools.
IT & technology professionals

Whether leasing a storefront or working from home, tech experts starting their own computer repair business will need to invest a lot of time and money into planning, promoting, and protecting their...

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Starting a business
If you're a sole proprietor, having business insurance can provide useful protection against lawsuits, damaged property, and lost wages.
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Small business insurance

When comparing business insurance quotes, it’s important to choose reputable insurance companies. The following are some of the best providers for the most necessary and affordable types of small...

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Consulting
There are several factors you’ll need to consider to help you start a consulting business, including creating a business plan, addressing risks, and protecting yourself with the right insurance.
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IT & technology professionals
Researching competitors, finding funding sources, and protecting yourself with contracts and business insurance are just a few of the steps you should take when you start an IT services business.
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IT & technology professionals
Tech startups face a variety of business risks. Learn how startup insurance coverage can help protect your business and your bottom line.
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