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Business diversification is a growing trend among farmers as they look to create secondary income streams that can help smooth earnings during periods of drought and other uncertainty.
But Argis farm underwriting manager Peter Morsley warns that farm insurance cover doesn’t automatically extend to other businesses being run from a farm.
The end of the financial year is a busy time in the insurance calendar, with many business policies renewing at this time. And with June 30 almost upon us, if you’re one of those businesses, you’ve probably already been in touch with your broker to arrange your renewal. But insurance isn’t a set and forget, once a year proposition. To get the best price, and terms and conditions possible at renewal, it’s important to keep your insurance front of mind, all year round.
As a specialist underwriter of prestige and classic cars and motorcycles, at Dawes, we understand that each vehicle is as unique as the person who owns and drives it.
That’s why, rather than adopting a one-size-fits-all approach, our prestige car insurance is flexible, in most cases offering our customers the option of insuring with us on either an agreed value or market value basis, says Jon Burrard, senior motor underwriter at Dawes.
Affordability issues have plagued the insurance market in recent years, following a spate of natural disasters, such as cyclones, floods and bushfires. The fallout has driven up the cost of insurance to protect against these risks to unaffordable levels in some parts of Australia. But, in the recent Federal Budget, the Federal Government made three announcements aimed at tackling the affordability problems.
After each proxy season AMP Capital publishes a comprehensive corporate governance report. This report discloses our voting statistics, names companies where resolutions were voted against and presents various topical articles and research on governance.
It can be hard to prioritise marketing a freelance business while working with clients. Guest blogger Michelle Bowes has some tips and tricks to optimise your marketing efforts.
While it’s never welcome news to hear that a risk needs a serious investment of time and money to improve its insurability, it’s even less welcome news to receive a month before an insurance renewal is due, says Steadfast Risk Services senior risk consultant, Josh Giansiracusa.
Financial wellness describes how we manage our finances and cope with its related stress. It’s important because it can significantly affect our overall psychological wellbeing.
AMP’s recent financial wellness research found three money habits in common with people who are financially secure.
The long-awaited final report from the Royal Commission into aged care quality and safety was released earlier this month, recommending sweeping changes to the aged care sector.
As long as money makes the world go round there’ll never be a shortage of businesses, and that means plenty of work for business writers, whether you’re writing about them (as a journalist) or for them (as a communications writer, content writer or copywriter).
The Federal Government allowed Australians affected by COVID-19 to access some of their superannuation during much of 2020.
For many people, the early release of super scheme was a lifesaver, with the money accessed from retirement savings helping provide additional support at a time of economic uncertainty.
With motorcycle ownership continuing to grow in popularity in Australia, there’s a higher chance than ever that you’ll come across a client who’s looking to cover a special bike.
But it’s important to know that not all motorcycle insurance is created equal.
Home loan holidays granted to borrowers impacted by Covid are winding up. So what happens next? What are your options? What help is available? Here are the answers to all of your mortgage deferral questions.