Insurance and Risk Management


The Compelling Data on Water Damage At Home
When considering the top causes of home damage that might lead to an insurance claim, chances are that water damage isn’t high on your list. Many people would say that other concerns—fire
The 5 Questions To Ask Your Controller
Sage Intacct
As the office of the controller becomes ever more strategic—creating higher levels of financial visibility to help drive growth and profitability—the financial organization’s
Natural Disasters: Understanding Exposures and Risks
Over the past several years, the world has experienced an increase in the number of devastating natural disasters, yet according to FEMA more than 60% of Americans lack a household emergency plan. In
Planning Ideas for the Ages: Your 40s-70s
Each decade of life brings unique challenges and opportunities, financial and otherwise. Focusing on each stage from the 40s to the 70s, we highlight the planning issues that may be ripe for your
Hurricane Preparedness: A Basic Checklist
USI Insurance Services
Each year thousands of property owners and their families are affected by natural disasters and the financial damages can be devastating. Although it may seem there is very little that can be done to
Protect Your Digital Assets with These Cybersecurity Best Practices
Plante Moran
There are ways to improve your data loss protection by taking a few steps. These cybersecurity best practices will help you stay ahead of hackers and can keep your office and clients safe.
Is Your Family's Planning Actually Ready for an Unanticipated Incapacity or Death?
Warner Norcross & Judd LLP
Even though you have created a sophisticated estate plan that will efficiently transfer your wealth at some point down the road, now is the time to make sure your plan is ready to run smoothly for
Estate Transition Secrets for Real Estate
Traci Wick, Coatue Companies
This is a field guide for avoiding the pitfalls that cause families to overpay, waste time, or lose money due to estate transitions. If you are dealing with a family member’s house full of
Lessons Learned: Smart Landscaping
During intense wildfire activity in late-2017, the Wildfire Protection Unit witnessed the devastation firsthand while working tirelessly to protect their policyholders. They also came away from the
Protecting Your Family from the Unexpected When Hiring Domestic Help
Warner Norcross & Judd
Hiring domestic staff such as nannies, personal assistants, and housekeepers can expose you to liability issues and danger from unscrupulous employees. It is important to understand your areas of