No company, big or small, is immune to a data breach. Many small employers falsely believe they can elude the attention of a hacker, yet studies have shown the opposite is true. According to the Symantec SMB Threat Awareness Poll Global Results, 40 per cent of the data breaches in 2011 were at small to mid-sized companies.
if you think you have agents and sales people knocking on your door, you have to see what we get. One thing that i have learned about life in sales is that people genuinely are passionate about their product. That is a very good thing. You may not want their product or even feel that […]
Travel insurance isn’t all made the same – we often use the services offered cheaply or free, but do we really understand what we are getting and risking?
it has been a while since I have written a blog posting. I have discovered that life is extremely difficult when recovering from a car accident. In my last post, i wrote that my jeep was written off. Its July 21 and I am finally replacing it!! It has been a interesting journey back in […]
I am shaken up. I am tired. I feel emotionally distant – as if my emotions burned out. I am in more pain now as my muscles start to stiffen up. I used to work out 4 to 5 days a week, now I have to relax and rest. I led an active lifestyle, now […]
Saturday Night a driver decided to drive carelessly. He decided to speed. I believe he also decided to drink but i cannot verify this. On that same night, i decided to head into my office to work on my accounting for my 2009 taxes. I decided to leave at a certain time and I decided […]
I often get inquiries about professional liability from companies and individuals who find themselves in the situation where they have never had the coverage before and are now required to have it due to contract requirements. They often do not seen the need for the coverage since a claim has never happened to them – […]
Many people I find are always requesting the absolute minimum liability limit for their professional liability, business insurance, commercial auto insurance or personal home insurance and auto insurance policies. I find it a challenge to express to people that they need higher and higher levels of liability. Many businesses will increase their liability limit simply […]
Maintaining a healthy lifestyle not only helps you live better but it also helps you qualify for cheaper insurance rates for life and critical illness. I recieved an email blast with some tips for working out in spite of a busy schedule: Work out at work: Did you know that more than 15 million Canadians […]
I want share a story that has affected me recently. When recommending coverage to people, the most common response I get is – i don’t need that. I am guilty of that as well. I just recently submitted my application for disability insurance – being self-employed, i am in serious trouble if I get hurt. […]