Category: Small Business

Business Insurance That Will Protect You from Disasters

It’s one thing to close our businesses for exciting renovations and a grand reopening, but it’s another thing to be forced to close up shop due to unwelcome events such as natural disasters. This year, the country has seen several

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5 Ways for Businesses to Prevent Hacking

We want to share five ways for businesses to prevent hacking at a time when these sorts of digital attacks are on the rise. Have you noticed how easily we get accustomed to matters of cyber risk? How they gradually

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The AIS Life Cycle: The Different Types of Insurance People Need in a Lifetime

When people ask why it’s better to work through an agency as opposed to going directly to an insurance company, the main reason is the fact that people need different types of insurance at different stages in their lives. A

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Tips on Marketing a Small to Mid-Size Business

Marketing your business can seem like a daunting task if you’ve not yet mastered it, yet, it is crucial to the success of your business regardless of how long you’ve been in business. It’s important to keep in mind that

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Include a General Liability Policy in Your Business Insurance Quotes

A successful business has constant contact with customers, contractors, or business partners. As you interact with any of these groups, something could go wrong, and your business could be blamed for injury or property damage. A smart business has solid business

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Expert Interview Series: Nellie Akalp of CorpNet.com on Choosing the Right Structure for Your Small Business

Nellie Akalp is a serial entrepreneur, small business expert, and CEO of CorpNet.com. She helps small business owners incorporate, form LLCs, file DBAs and more. We recently asked Nellie’s advice on choosing the right business structure for your business and about

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What Kind of Small Business Insurance Do You Need?

If you own or run a small business in the U.S., you’re in good company. According to the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA), small businesses in this country currently make up 99.7 percent of employer firms. Small businesses have also created

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Our Love Affair with Small Business Saturday

We’re really into celebrating national holidays here at AIS, especially when they help our customers. We proudly help a great number of small businesses find insurance, and we’ll surely be out shopping on the Saturday after Thanksgiving to support them. History

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