What you need to know about landlord insurance

If you’ve scrimped and saved in the hopes of achieving financial security through an investment property it makes sense to insure such a valuable asset. It’s no secret that Australians are among the most real-estate [...]

Why businesses use an insurance broker

Small business owners tend to be born optimists with little inclination to think about what could go wrong. That’s why it pays to have an insurance broker in your corner to safeguard what you’ve worked [...]

How to reduce your business insurance costs

More expensive premiums, higher excesses and narrower coverage are set to become an insurance reality for many Australian businesses. Here’s how SMB's can prepare for a hardening market. Australian businesses have benefited from a soft [...]

How can Premium Funding help my business?

Premium funding is a great way to smooth out your business insurance costs over the course of the year. It means rather than having to pay the total amount of the premium upfront, the business [...]

Farm insurance tips straight from the horse’s mouth

Insuring a farm can be a complicated business. We asked someone with a foot in the worlds of both agribusiness and insurance to provide some insights. In his early thirties, John Dunk stopped working on [...]

The customers your business needs to avoid

Every customer’s a good customer, right? Wrong. There are some customers you should avoid at all costs. It can be hard – particularly when you're starting out or when business is slow – to turn [...]

5 risks to manage when hiring your first employee

So your business is getting so busy that you need a helping hand? Great stuff. Here's a guide to hiring your first employee. Congratulations – hiring your first employee is a mammoth step in the [...]

How to run your business profitably and pay yourself

So you’ve got that burning desire to start your own business. You’ve honed your particular product or service down to a sure fire proposition, you’ve researched the market, identified the demand you’ll meet and it’s [...]

What insurance do I need for my business?

If you're just starting out in business, insurance should be a top priority. This is because once you have opened a new business, insurance can be one of the most important factors in ensuring you [...]

Managing supply chain risks during the pandemic

Many businesses have experienced frustrating delays in having their goods delivered to customers during the pandemic due to planes being grounded and lockdowns. If your business has been affected by pandemic-induced delivery disruptions, there are [...]

Is your business fire safe?

Although bushfire season is here, this risk is only one of a host of different sources of fire. Arson is often the cause of fire and poor maintenance standards are another serious fire risk for [...]

How to re-market your business

Business are ready to drive sales, particularly after a period in where cashflow was slow.  A way to ensure your business goals are met is to document your priorities, objectives and initiatives in a marketing [...]