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Hiscox provides small business owners and entrepreneurs customized liability insurance, general liability insurance, and professional liability insurance. The Hiscox small business blog provides support and resources on all aspects of small businesses because we understand the courage it takes to start and run a small business.

New Hiscox Ad Campaign Showcases the I’mpossible

Hiscox is once again challenging convention with a new ad campaign. Created by gyro: New York, the campaign features real-life Hiscox customers who have embraced the risks of starting a business, overcome the obstacles they have faced, and turned the impossible into I’mpossible to become successful despite their challenges

5 Things You Must Do if You’re Buying a Small Business

Once you’ve determined the business you’re sure you want to buy, you must negotiate from a strong position. Setting the conditions for a great buying price starts long before you sit down with the seller for a face-to-face negotiation. One way to negotiate from a position of strength is to find a seller with distressed finances and a strong incentive to sell sooner rather than later. Put the word out that you’re looking for this exact type of seller.

Small Business Cyber Security: How to Prevent a Cyber Attack on a Budget

Regardless of the industry or its size, businesses are falling victim to cyber-attacks at an ever-increasing rate. However, reports show that small businesses face disproportionate costs when it comes to protection efforts. According to Hiscox’s Cyber Preparedness Report 2017, small businesses lose an average of $41,000 per cyber security incident. What’s worse, is that 60% of small businesses can expect to be hacked in a calendar year, according to the report. With so much at risk, it’s important for small businesses to find effective and affordable ways to protect themselves from cyber thieves.

How to Create a Small Business Facebook Ad Without a Super-Sized Budget

If you are wondering how you can take your business to the next level and capitalize on the marketing momentum that surrounds Super Bowl time, Facebook targeting is one of the most cost-effective and precise ways to get your brand in front of potential customers.

Business Insurance 101 – Everything You Need to Know | Hiscox

Getting the right insurance policy for your business is critical. Our clear, simple guide provides everything you need to know about business insurance.