Small Business Insurance West Des Moines IA

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Advantage-Clive Insurance
(515) 222-4884
8421 University Blvd Ste G
Des Moines, IA
 
Anderson Insurance
(515) 274-4022
5741 University Ave
Des Moines, IA
 
Kevin Olsen Insurance
(515) 253-0489
6000 Douglas Ave Ste 210
Des Moines, IA
 
Ligouri Insurance
(515) 285-0370
4320 1/2 Sw 9th St
Des Moines, IA
 
Nalley James D CPA-ABV-CVA
(515) 282-8019
1707 High St
Des Moines, IA
 
Fortress Wealth Management
(515) 225-1712
2894-106th st
Urbandale, IA
 
Flesher & Associates
(515) 274-5500
1239 73rd St Ste H
Des Moines, IA
 
Davis Insurance Agency Inc
(515) 274-3838
2815 Beaver Av Ste 200
Des Moines, IA
 
Ncp Investment Banking
(515) 244-8120
100 Market St
Des Moines, IA
 
Donaghy Kempton Insurors
(515) 288-8545
4000 6th Av
Des Moines, IA
 

Insurance For Your Small Business

One of the biggest mistakes small business owners often make is not insuring their business, not getting the proper insurance, or under-insuring their business. Work with both your accountant and your insurance agent to ensure that you make the right choices. Business insurance falls into two categories: Insurance that protects your business, and insurance that protects you and your employees. You will need to take a look at both categories to ensure that you have covered all the bases.



The first type of policy to look at for your business is a Standard Business Owners Policy (BOP). This type of policy encompasses several different types of coverage, and offers the best overall protection for your business. A standard business owner’s policy typically covers property damage, liability, and loss of income due to business interruption. Have your accountant go over the BOP that your insurance agent offers to make sure that it has the coverage that you need.

Business Owners Policies do not cover all of your small business insurance needs - the next type of insurance to look at is automobile insurance. This insurance should cover any vehicles used in the course of your business, such as delivery vehicles and company cars. Automobile Liability insurance is required in most states, for both personal and business vehicles.

A standard business owners policy may include coverage for your equipment, however, if it does not, you will probably want to get a policy that will cover the equipment. For equipment that doesn't fit into other types of coverage, you can purchase a specialized equipment coverage policy. Present a list of the equipment you need coverage for to your insurance agent to find out what equipment can be covered by the different policies available.

For yourself, you will need health insurance, disability insurance, and life insurance. You can also try to find a group insurance package that will enable you to offer thes...

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