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Reputation – the protection every business needs

Tuesday, October 4 2016

Reputation is very much the unseen insurance policy for your business.

Get it right and it can open more doors for you, but get it wrong and it could spell disaster.

Building a great reputation is more than having a good head for business and making money. It’s about carefully piecing together what you are as a business, what you do, the benefits for people and occasionally, what you don’t do.

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Don’t let fraudsters take a swipe at your business

Wednesday, July 20 2016

Credit cards – the flexible friend. But criminals make millions of pounds out of UK businesses through credit card fraud each year.

Financial fraud losses across payment cards, remote banking and cheques totalled £755 million in 2015, an increase of 26 per cent compared to 2014.

That’s a big hit in the pocket for businesses who rely on money coming in.

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Protecting your business doesn’t have to be a lottery

Monday, July 4 2016

Everyone dreams of just not turning up for work on a Monday morning.

In July 2013, 10 people at a Merseyside recruitment firm did exactly that after scooping a share of the £28million Euro Millions jackpot.

The group had been paying in to a work syndicate when one night they scooped the big one and decided to just not turn up for work.

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The high cost of flying high

Wednesday, June 15 2016

Sales of drones in the UK are flying high, but the sky's the limit when it comes to insurance claims caused by the gadgets.

Christmas sales for the past two years have been dominated by the sales of drones which are enjoyed by the enthusiast as well as the commercial operator.

YouTube continues to be flooded by stunning aerial footage produced by the enthusiast. From the sublime countryside landscapes to the great public landmarks. 

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We can help you boldly go to work with your wearable tech

Monday, May 2 2016

Fifty years ago when Captain Kirk spoke masterfully into his wrist communicator, we watched in awe as if that technology was a lifetime or two away.

Fast forward a few wobbly sets and spacebound missions and today experts predict that by 2018 over 250 million smart wearables will be in use, 14 times more than just three years ago.

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Lack of insurance is no laughing matter

Tuesday, April 12 2016

American comedian and actor Jack Benny once said, “I don't want to tell you how much insurance I carry, but all I can say is: when I go, the company goes too”.

Now there was a man who had adequate cover, but can you and your business say the same?

Unlike Benny, insurance is no laughing matter. Not having adequate cover can leave you, businesses, and employers vulnerable on so many levels.

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Stay cyber safe with Insure and Support

Tuesday, March 15 2016

As more and more business goes online, a cyber attack is just a click away.

When an attack happens it can hit your finances, your reputation and grind your business to a halt.

In 2014 a whopping 74 per cent of small businesses suffered some kind of attack which with an average cost spanning £75,000 to £311,000, according to a government survey. That was up £65,000 on the previous year.

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Don’t get it in the neck from the whiplash fraudsters

Tuesday, March 8 2016

Fraudulent claims for whiplash are becoming a pain in the neck for drivers and insurance brokers across the country.

There has been a dramatic rise in the number of fraudulent claims for whiplash which leaves honest drivers out of pocket each year to the tune of around £90 extra on their premium.

It’s big business for the fraudsters who rake in millions of pounds a year from the con.

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