Being underinsured for assets is a growing concern for businesses throughout Australia. As world events continue to negatively impact the economy, it comes at no surprise that businesses are looking for numerous ways to cut costs. This is particularly true when it comes to cutting investment in … [Read more...] about Are you Insured for Full Value? If Not, You Could Lose Hundreds of Thousands of Dollars
We’d like to give a huge congratulations to our Account Manager, Alishia Oliver, for being a finalist for the NIBA Young Professional Broker of the Year award for Warren Tickle Memorial Award - Queensland division. The Young Professional Broker of the Year award recognises a high performing … [Read more...] about Alishia is a Finalist for NIBA Young Broker of the Year Award
Property and small business owners living in the northern regions of Australia may soon be breathing a sigh of relief as the Federal Government has announced a $10 billion reinsurance pool designed to subsidise the cost of insurance coverage for cyclones and related flood damage. The Government … [Read more...] about $10 Billion: Government to Cover Cyclone Damage in Northern Australia
Whether it be storms, floods or bushfires, Australia is a country that continues to experience the devastating effects of natural disasters. This year alone, extreme rainfall in the east side of Australia brought about widespread flooding in New South Wales all the way to South East … [Read more...] about Free Online Flood Risk Tracking and Checking Tool
Should You Invest in a ‘Tax Audit Shield’? Your Management Liability Policy May Provide Similar Protection at a Fraction of the Cost
Being tax audited by the Australian Tax Office (ATO) is an uncomfortable and expensive risk every Australian business, no matter the size, must face. Although diligent bookkeeping may serve as a basic preventative measure for an audit, it may never provide the protection you are looking for. I’ve … [Read more...] about Should You Invest in a ‘Tax Audit Shield’? Your Management Liability Policy May Provide Similar Protection at a Fraction of the Cost
We’d like to give a warm welcome to the newest member of our team, Meghann Lions! Meghann’s national experience in insurance brokerage and account management will be of tremendous benefit to our new and existing clients. As an Account Manager, she will be helping our clients with risk … [Read more...] about Welcoming our new Account Manager, Meghann!
The Nine Network has made headlines over the past few days after a cyber attack interrupted its regular weekend broadcasts. The network was put on halt for more than 24 hours, disrupting programs such as the Today show and assets such as 9news.com.au. At the same time, there was an attempt to attack … [Read more...] about Nine Network Hacked – is Anyone Safe?
The Australian Signals Directorate’s Australian Cyber Security Centre (ACSC) and Microsoft advise organisations using Microsoft Exchange to install the patches listed here as an urgent priority. The ACSC states that organisations using Microsoft Exchange deploy the above patches and then … [Read more...] about URGENT update required for Microsoft Users