Archive for December, 2014

Winter Is Here… Is Your Church Ready?

December 30, 2014

Winter weather can be rough on a church. In northern areas, blizzards can dump several feet of snow onto roofs, leading weak ones to collapse. Winter storms account for millions of dollars in church roof damages every year. “It isn’t just a blizzard with a single heavy snowfall that causes a roof to fail,” said […]

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The Year of the Hack

December 17, 2014

  2014 has seen an increase in cybercrime.  Are you prepared? Cyber liability and data theft is one of the hottest topics for churches, risk managers and insurance companies. 2014 saw some of the biggest data thefts that we have seen. But even more interesting is that churches are exposed more than large businesses. In fact, […]

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Five Common Problems That Lead To Financial Losses

December 10, 2014

Is Your Church Protected? A recent report issued by the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners, places the cost of employee fraud at 7% of annual revenues.  Employers with less than 100 employees saw a median loss of $200,000 according to the ACFE. Another study performed by the Institute for Corporate Productivity and HR.com showed that […]

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Two New Areas Of Employment Litigation

December 6, 2014

Whether you are a large corporation or a small business, the employer/employee relationship has changed. In today’s world, employers can no longer assume all employment relationships will go smoothly. Employment claims can be distracting and emotional for business owners. They may feel betrayed by employees they’ve known and trusted. Finding a suitable Employment Practices Liability […]

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