Business Insurance Posts

Hiring a contractor for your business? Make insurance a priority


When hiring a contractor or subcontractor to help with your business, verify they have proper insurance. This not only protects you in the event of loss or damage, but also minimizes losses from an uninsured contractor on your property.

Types of Insurance Coverage Your Business Needs

Commercial Insurance 101 Blog Header_MCTAt MCT, we can help you understand business insurance and help you find the types of coverage your business needs.

By reviewing this guide, you are one step closer to understanding your business’s insurance and what you should be covered for.

MCT’s loss prevention checklist – how many can your business check off?

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As a smart business owner, you do everything you can to make sure your business is properly protected. You have business insurance to protect you in case of a loss. But how do you minimize the chance of a loss in the first place? The answer – by incorporating a loss prevention plan.

Cyber insurance and your business

Cyber insurance and your businessToday’s online world offers convenience, accessibility and speed. It also makes users vulnerable to cyber attacks such as viruses, data breaches and identity fraud or theft. 

Risk management: Why is it important for your business?

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In 2002, the Macdonald Chisholm Trask Insurance office in Yarmouth experienced a large fire which nearly destroyed the building. As the building was burning, the IT manager was rolling the computer server down the street and the team were setting up shop in a local hotel.