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Industry Dive: Understanding Technology and its Risk

By Hanson & Ryan, Inc.

Do You Understand Your Technology Risk? How well do you understand your company’s technology risk? The fact is, while a company’s technology delivers endless benefits for employees and customers alike—particularly over the past year when a vast majority of the country’s workforce went...

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How Open Enrollment Works: Your Questions Answered

By Mark Fontanella

It's that time of year again—that short period when you need to make crucial decisions about your health insurance plan for the year ahead. Here are answers to your most pressing open enrollment questions to help you navigate the process and its various nuances with less stress. What does open...

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How Important is Pet Insurance?

By Mark Fontanella

As a dog or cat owner, you likely think of your fur baby as a cherished family member. If you’re like most pet owners, you’d be willing to do just about anything to keep your four-legged companion healthy and safe—but there’s only so much you can control. Sure, you can feed them the best...

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Homeowner’s Insurance Guide for Beginners

By Carol Voorhis

You are ready to buy a house and it’s an exciting time. But navigating the homebuying process and all its many nuances can feel daunting, particularly for a first-time homebuyer. There are so many elements to weigh, like resale value, neighborhood, property taxes, school district—and, of...

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Home-Based Business Insurance

By Carol Voorhis

Do you sell clothing, Tupperware, nail art, makeup, skin care, jewelry, or homemade crafts out of your home? If you do, then you’re already familiar with the significant investment that goes into building and maintaining a business. Now, if your inventory were to be stolen or damaged due to a...

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Help, I Inherited a House! What Now?

By Hanson & Ryan, Inc.

You’ve just inherited a house, or you are an executor of the estate. You weren’t expecting this, and you didn’t ask for it, yet here you are. With the added liability and property damage risk associated with this newly inherited home, how can you be sure you have the right coverage in place...

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Hanson & Ryan Answer Your Business Insurance Questions

By Michael Murphy

Michael Murphy of Hanson & Ryan, Inc.’s Commercial Insurance Department and Mark Fontanella of the Health and Benefits Department discuss what type of insurance policy they would recommend for your business to ensure you are covered no matter the circumstance.Read more...

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Gym Insurance Policy Factors: What You Need to Know

By Sean Ryan

As a gym owner, you are exposed to more risk than many other businesses due to the nature of the services you offer. You may not realize the dangers your gym poses just by its operation, but the risks are real. Under your roof, people engage in strenuous activity with high-intensity workouts,...

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Employment Practices Liability Insurance

By Kristin Ryan

Employers are vulnerable to lawsuits during all stages of employment – from a potential employee’s pre-interview phase all the way through an employee’s exit interview. Employment practices liability insurance (EPLI) helps protect your business from the risks involved in employing people by...

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Cyber Liability Insurance

By Hanson & Ryan, Inc.

With each passing day, technology becomes increasingly important for the operations and success of your business. The amount of information stored and transmitted digitally continues to rise and with it so does the risk for businesses. One stolen laptop or hacked account can compromise the personal...

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