Schneiderman Insurance Agency, Inc. Blog
Whether you have a small business or plan to start one, the key to keeping your business afloat during tough times is to protect it with insurance. It's never too early to protect it from potential risk through expensive claims, lawsuits, and damaged collateral.
Everything You Need To Know
Are you a sole trader?
A sole trader is an individual who has control over the business and his funds. Because of this, the operator will have a more intimate understanding of the business's operations and risks than an owner-managed company with funds managed by a third party.
Why do sole traders need insurance?
Two main reasons why sole traders need business insurance are to protect their financial interests and provide peace of mind. The fact that it's a sole trader business means that the full liability will be on them in case of failure. This is a huge risk, and not just financially.
With business insurance, sole traders can have their backs covered in case of legal claims or lawsuits. Additionally, having the money for replacement and repairs if a physical disaster happens to the business premises is a necessity.
What type of business insurance can a sole trader get?
There are different types of business insurance, but most of all, the key types are insurances that cover damages and liabilities. These include but are not limited to:
The various difficulties of starting a business are just one of the reasons why some entrepreneurs prefer to be sole traders because they are the only ones solving problems and they do not need to waste time deliberating. However, this type of business is not without its risks. Having the correct form of protection is essential to ensure a good return on investment in case of failure.
At Schneiderman Insurance Agency, we do our best to make sure that our clients are well-protected with affordable and comprehensive policies. We will go the extra mile to help you with your needs. To learn more about how we can help you, please contact our agency at (818) 322-4744 or Click Here to request a free quote. Topics and coverage discussed in this article are not guaranteed, consult with your agents to determine what your policy does and does not cover. We are more than happy to help!