Small business resource center

Tips and tools to help your small business succeed

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Research and Insights

Thought leadership on the risks that small business face and how to protect against them.

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Business Insurance 101

Business insurance may seem complicated, but it doesn’t have to be. Here’s everything you need to know about how to protect the business you’ve worked so hard to build.


Small business insurance FAQs


Small Business Blog

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Start Your Business

Practical information and inspiration to get your business up and running.

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Grow Your Business

Tips and resources for successfully managing and growing your small business.

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Protect Your Business

The ABCs of small business insurance, and how to prepare for the risks you can’t see coming.


Partner Services

Our brand partners offer products and services for small businesses. Check out their special offers below.

Accounting Software

Licenselogix

 

QuickBooks is the #1 accounting software for small businesses,1 helping customers successfully and confidently run their bookkeeping and beyond. From managing cash flow and payroll to assisting with inventory, sales and taxes, QuickBooks has smart features made for your business. Save time and save money with QuickBooks.

To learn more and to receive a special Hiscox discount of 40-50% off the first year, sign up for QuickBooks today.

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Accounting Software

Licenselogix

 

QuickBooks is the #1 accounting software for small businesses,1 helping customers successfully and confidently run their bookkeeping and beyond. From managing cash flow and payroll to assisting with inventory, sales and taxes, QuickBooks has smart features made for your business. Save time and save money with QuickBooks.

To learn more and to receive a special Hiscox discount of 40-50% off the first year, sign up for QuickBooks today.

See details

Business licensing

Licenselogix

 

 

LicenseLogix can research all required licenses and registrations for your business, and help you with new license filings, ongoing license renewals, and other business licensing services.

Get a special 20% discount on your comprehensive, customized licensing report.

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Business licensing

Licenselogix

 

 

LicenseLogix can research all required licenses and registrations for your business, and help you with new license filings, ongoing license renewals, and other business licensing services.

Get a special 20% discount on your comprehensive, customized licensing report.

See details

Incorporating

Incorporate

 

Incorporating your business can protect your personal assets and give you credibility and flexibility. Incorporate.com makes incorporating your business quick and easy, having incorporated over 750,000 small businesses.

Get started here or call 844-401-1682.

Incorporating

Incorporate

 

Incorporating your business can protect your personal assets and give you credibility and flexibility. Incorporate.com makes incorporating your business quick and easy, having incorporated over 750,000 small businesses.

Get started here or call 844-401-1682.

Business Payment Processing

Square

 

Square's complete point-of-sale service offers enables you to accept credit cards, track inventory, view real- time analytics and invoice your customers. Square also offers sellers small business financing and customer marketing tools.

For a limited time, pay no fees on the first $1,000 you process and get a free magstripe reader.

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Business Payment Processing

Square

 

Square's complete point-of-sale service offers enables you to accept credit cards, track inventory, view real- time analytics and invoice your customers. Square also offers sellers small business financing and customer marketing tools.

For a limited time, pay no fees on the first $1,000 you process and get a free magstripe reader.

See details

Small Business Lending

Fundera

 

Securing a loan can be daunting, so we’ve partnered with Fundera to make it easy. Business owners can get competing offers from dozens of leading small business lenders with just one application. Fundera’s mission is to put the power to borrow back in the hands of business owners.

The service is simple, transparent, and absolutely free.

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Small Business Lending

Fundera

 

Securing a loan can be daunting, so we’ve partnered with Fundera to make it easy. Business owners can get competing offers from dozens of leading small business lenders with just one application. Fundera’s mission is to put the power to borrow back in the hands of business owners.

The service is simple, transparent, and absolutely free.

See details

Health Insurance

Simply

 

SimplyInsured makes it easy for small businesses to save $500 to $1000 per employee per year on group health insurance. See pricing for all available plans and get plain-English explanations of all terms.

Get started here or call 844-446-8212 for quotes or to compare your company’s approach.

Health Insurance

Simply

 

SimplyInsured makes it easy for small businesses to save $500 to $1000 per employee per year on group health insurance. See pricing for all available plans and get plain-English explanations of all terms.

Get started here or call 844-446-8212 for quotes or to compare your company’s approach.

Freelance Work

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Upwork is the world’s largest freelancing website, where businesses connect with talented freelancers to get more done. Freelancers on the site offer more than 3,500 skills, from web and mobile app development to SEO, social media marketing, content writing, graphic design, admin help and thousands of other skills. These freelancers are earning more than $1 billion annually via Upwork.

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Freelance Work

Upwork Logo

 

Upwork is the world’s largest freelancing website, where businesses connect with talented freelancers to get more done. Freelancers on the site offer more than 3,500 skills, from web and mobile app development to SEO, social media marketing, content writing, graphic design, admin help and thousands of other skills. These freelancers are earning more than $1 billion annually via Upwork.

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1. #1 Accounting Software for Small to Midsize Business based on Based on PCMag, as of Jan 2020.