Rideshare Insurance for Uber and Lyft Drivers

On average, the roughly 1.5 million to 2 million people in the U.S. who drive for both Uber and Lyft earn $18.15 an hour before expenses. Just one car accident, though, could easily eat up that money—and more. That’s why Uber and Lyft drivers likely need separate...

Spring Home Maintenance

🌷Spring is here!  🌸  After a long dark and cold winter, the bright sun and warm winds of the spring are a breath of fresh air! The only downside? All that sunlight helps you see your leaf-filled gutters, cracked sidewalks, and dead plants in the flower beds....

Nancy Z. Bender Award 2022

Bender Hatch Insurance established the Nancy Z. Bender Award in 2020. The award was created to honor an individual who has demonstrated outstanding customer and/or community service as exemplified by Nancy Bender, The Insurance Library’s 2019 Insurance Professional of...

Avoiding Ice Dams on Your Roof

For areas of the country that deal with bitter cold, snow and ice can bring unwelcome damage to your home. An example of such damage are ice dams, which are ridges of ice that form when heat inside your home enters the attic and melts snow on the roof. As the snow...

What is Business Owner’s Insurance and When Do You Need It?

Your company may need insurance to survive certain unexpected—but possible—challenges. Nobody likes buying insurance. It can be confusing and expensive, and you won't see any benefit unless you have a loss, accident, or claim. But insurance can make or break your...

Fireplace Safety Tips for the Holidays

Many find the winter holidays to be their favorite time of year. Colorful decorations, warming up by the fire, decorating Christmas trees and lighting candles, and other activities with friends and family make this a special moment. However, before hanging those...

Fall Home Maintenance Checklist

Fall is a beautiful time of year. The air is cool and crisp and the leaves are changing colors. As homeowners, it can also be a very busy time of year! Take advantage of the moderate weather to repair any damages to your home before the first frost sets in. Taking the...

Routine Vehicle Maintenance

Cars are essential to our everyday lives. When you need to head to work or the market, you walk out to your car and expect it to start right up. To keep your car running and avoid potentially costly breakdowns, you should get into the habit of conducting these regular...

Critical Times in Life That You Need Life Insurance the Most

Life insurance is an important part of a responsible financial plan. While you should feel secure knowing it will be there to meet your financial responsibilities and protect your family, there are a handful of situations in which you may need life insurance more than...

What is Cyber Insurance and Why Do You Need it?

Cybersecurity insurance is a new and emerging industry. It has its origins in errors and omissions (E&O) insurance, a separate form of insurance that protects against faults and defects in the services a company provides. E&O insurance is analogous to product...