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Improve Your Workers Compensation Program Through Employee Selection

Published on September 13, 2018 By Scott Stuart

Improve Your Workers Compensation Program Through Employee Selection One of the most important things an employer can do is hire the best possible person for the company. In the current employment market, it is easy to lose sight of how employee selection is directly tied to employee injuries. Hiring the wrong person can put your […]

Is Earthquake Insurance Really Worth The Cost?

Published on September 7, 2018 By Scott Stuart

Is Earthquake Insurance Really Worth The Cost? We all know that earthquake insurance can be costly. However, many businesses mistakenly fail to consider earthquake insurance due to the cost and other factors. We hope to show you the value of having earthquake insurance as part of your insurance portfolio. The biggest mistake business owners make […]

Are You Ready For The Next Big Earthquake?

Published on June 28, 2018 By Scott Stuart

May 2018 saw a number of small earthquakes in California and Oregon. Many experts are predicting a quake on the west coast in the next 12 months. The only thing we have control over is how prepared we are when an earthquake hits our area. What You Can Control Get earthquake insurance on your home. […]

Mission Trip Insurance

Published on June 26, 2018 By Scott Stuart

Brotherhood Mutual’s Passport to Ministry® insurance program offers some of the most comprehensive travel insurance and assistance services available to ministries. This program is for short-term missions and foreign travel including Holy Land trips, study abroad, and more. As a customer, you’re offered: Comprehensive insurance coverage Access to a network of thousands of international doctors and hospitals […]

Summer Church or Ministry Risk

Published on June 18, 2018 By usdigital

The weather is heating up (relatively speaking) and summer is right around the corner. With that comes the usual break for kids from school and many other changes in our daily schedules. Not only are our children out of school and need to be accounted for every hour BUT that also means there are other […]

Good Reasons To Consider Workers’ Compensation

Published on June 13, 2018 By Scott Stuart

If your Church has employees, you may be required to buy workers’ compensation insurance. Some states do allow people to opt out of the system if they can prove financial responsibility, but that is only in two or three states in the entire country. If you have employees, you are most likely required to carry […]

Is Your Church Hiring This Summer?

Published on June 9, 2018 By Scott Stuart

Many churches today offer college students the opportunity to hold a summer intern position. These can be rewarding for the college student as well as provide some help to the ministry. Offering paid or non-paid internships can create risk for your ministry.  We wanted to highlight some of the business risks associated with having interns. […]

Are Board Members Personally Liable for Board Decisions?

Published on May 22, 2018 By Scott Stuart

Church board members have been placed in a position of trust, and they have a legal responsibility to place the church’s interests ahead of their own. This duty is known as their fiduciary responsibility. If board members use their position in the church for personal gain, they can be sued as individuals, thereby placing their […]

Cyber Liability Trends In Ministry

Published on May 9, 2018 By Scott Stuart

Cyber Liability continues to be a major issue for many ministries. Is Cyber Liability part of your Business Insurance Program? In today’s data-driven social media world, businesses of all sizes have had a cyber-attack or data breach. Statistics show 40% of all cyber incidents affect businesses with fewer than 100 employees. With the recent Target […]

5 Insurance Myths

Published on May 6, 2018 By usdigital

I get questions from churches all the time about their insurance options—especially when there are misunderstandings and myths about how insurance companies work. With accurate information, you can make decisions with more clarity and confidence. My insurance company, Brotherhood Mutual can help separate fact from fiction with these 5 easy explanations of standard insurance questions; […]