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Here's where we lift the lid on insurance and explain it all simply.

There's essential help with how best to protect your business or not-for-profit. Plus, useful advice on running your organisation and life as a freelancer.

Photography equipment insurance in focus

Having the right photography equipment insurance can stop the shutters coming down on your photography business unexpectedly. Here's all you need to know.

Are you covered when you’re working abroad?

In the same way countries have borders, insurance policies have geographical limits. Here's how to avoid having a claim refused because you're off-limits.

Do photographers need insurance?

Our snappy guide to photographers' insurance explains what insurance photographers need and why, from covering your kit to working on location.

What to do when clients don’t pay on time: how to get your invoices paid

When clients don't pay on time, cash flow problems can be the inevitable outcome. Here's how to make sure your invoices get paid.

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Making sure your portable equipment insurance pays out

Portable equipment insurance covers the things you take out with you. But you also need to take care of your kit if you want your insurer to pay your claim.

What happens if you’re underinsured?

The consequences of underinsurance can hit hard. It can mean your insurer reduces the amount of your claim, leaving you out of pocket. Here's how and why.

How to keep clients happy

Disgruntled clients won't just sulk. There's every possibility they'll take legal action against you. That's why it's important to keep clients happy.

What’s an Employer Reference Number?

What's an employer reference number? Why do you need one? Wondering why we’re asking you these questions? Here's your answer.

Who needs cyber insurance?

Find out if your business needs cyber insurance. Spoiler alert: to be honest, your business probably does, no matter your size.

Why use an insurance broker?

Don’t pick up the phone to that do-it-all, household-name insurer just yet. There are compelling reasons to use an insurance broker instead.

Recruitment consultant insurance: do you have the right cover?

Did you know some recruitment consultant insurance covers the people you place for the work they do, and some doesn't? Find out what sort you have here.

Who’s your Christmas cracker?

Do you know someone who deserves a pat on the back this Christmas? Tell us about the good people you work with and they might get a Christmas hamper, on us.