How to Build a Business Inventory List

A warehouse worker holding a digital clipboard taking inventory of the businesses productsStaying organized and efficient are some of the most important traits of a business owner. Whether you sell tangible products or services, there are items and equipment on site that your business cannot live without. That’s why it’s crucial to maintain an inventory so you can monitor all the products and property that keep your business running. Not only will this list inform you when it’s necessary to place new orders for products, but it will assist when making an insurance claim in the event of a disaster. Let’s review how to build a business inventory list to keep your company safe. [Read more…]

Do Freelance Workers Need Insurance?

A side view of a female graphic designer working freelance on a computerWith the job market becoming volatile in the wake of COVID-19, many people are trying freelance work on for size. The world of freelancing comes with many benefits, such as determining when and who you work with and allowing you greater flexibility and more control over your work-life balance. However, as an independent contractor, you’re susceptible to the risks of a traditional business without the workforce or resources to back you up. To negate these risks, freelance workers need insurance. [Read more…]

Expenses to Consider for Your Food Truck Business Plan

A blonde woman wearing a mask and apron working on a food truck, drizzling sauce onto a boxed mealUp until the pandemic, the food truck industry was one of the best-performing divisions of the foodservice sector. People love to experiment with gourmet food with more speed and convenience than offered at traditional restaurants. Even amid this crisis, food trucks are finding creative ways to generate income, such as pairing with local breweries and promoting their presence in towns across the state. If you’re eager to actualize your dream of joining the industry, there are few expenses to consider for your food truck business plan. [Read more…]

When is Your Laptop Covered by Insurance?

Woman using laptop on a couchWith the stay-in-place advisory in Massachusetts, your laptop is a valuable resource when it comes to updates concerning COVID-19, paying bills online, and interacting with family and friends. It’s justifiable to want the most protection for something that acts as a digital window to the outside world. Since these machines are so vital in this day and age – especially given the crisis – you may be wondering when your laptop is covered by insurance. [Read more…]

Changes to The MA State DOT Markings Regulation

Changes to The MA State DOT Markings RegulationFour days ago, a new regulation went into effect for the State of Massachusetts which can affect anyone who gets behind the wheel of a commercial vehicle that weighs 10,001 lbs. or more used in Intrastate commerce. The changes could affect customers written on a Massachusetts Auto Policy class 30 such as plumbers, carpenters, electrician, etc. [Read more…]

Types of Insurance Every Tech Startup Needs

Types of Insurance Every Tech Startup NeedsWhen launching your tech startup, make sure that you have covered all the basics. This means more than just stocking the break room with awesome snacks and game tables. It also means ensuring that your company doesn’t suddenly get hit with crippling costs. Ensuring that you have what you need to weather future storms will be vital to the survival of your company, so you can keep doing what you love to do. [Read more…]