Tag: Colorado Broker

How to Spot Phishing Attacks

Gone Phishing: Don't Take the Bait The 2019 Verizon Data Breach Investigation Report indicates that one third of cyberattacks involve phishing traps. These scams involve imitating a reputable source to induce staff to reveal sensitive information. As companies increase awareness of these cons, cyber criminals increase their efforts, making tactics more sophisticated. How can you protect your company? First, educate yourself and staff about current...

Keeping Halloween Fun and Safe

Don't Let Halloween D├ęcor Haunt You Will your porch feel incomplete without a jack-o-lantern on your doorstep this Halloween? If you plan to carve up a pumpkin to greet your trick-or-treaters this year, use the following tips to make your sculpting simpler and safer. Bottoms up: Rather than cut a hole in the top of your pumpkin, remove the bottom. The hole will allow you...

How Telematics is Transforming Insurance

How Telematics is Transforming Insurance Technology is transforming every aspect of our lives, and insurance is no exception. Insurance carriers are tapping into automotive telematics to guide insurance premiums. What is telematics? This is a form of communications technology that can be used for monitoring a vehicle to determine driving behaviors. Using a combination of GPS, Bluetooth, and mobile devices, insurance companies can review customers'...

Safety Tips for Teen Drivers

Reduce Their Risk: Safety Tips for Teen Drivers It's time for a teen to get their driver's license. Who is more nervous - the teenager or the parent? Parent anxiety during this rite of passage is understandable. According to the Insurance Information Institute, motor vehicle accidents are the number one cause of death among those age 15 to 20. Fortunately, teens and parents can take...

Why is an Insurance Lapse so Bad for Business?

Why Is an Insurance Lapse So Bad for Business? Small-business owners have a lot on their plates. Managing multiple moving parts, wearing many hats, and juggling the responsibilities of work and home can prove challenging. In the midst of all this, something may occur that shouldn't: a lapse in insurance coverage. Whether the premium payment was overlooked or other circumstances caused the owner to cancel...