By Chris Dougherty, General Manager, Westlawn Insurance 30 April 2018 Unfortunately, many businesses these days are underinsured. While insurance premiums add consistent and significant amounts to a business’ costs, there are many more risks to smooth running of business than may be understood. Seek advice from a Westlawn Insurance Broker today.
By Geoff Scofield, Westlawn Finance MD & CEO Your publically-accessible credit profile includes information that lenders and other businesses may use to determine the financial risk your business represents.
By Chris Dougherty, Genereal Manager, Westlawn Insurance Indemnity and ‘hold harmless’ clauses are commonly contained in many construction contracts, professional services contracts and supply agreements. Here's how they can affect your business insurance.
By Geoff Scofield, Westlawn Finance MD & CEO As local businesses operating in regional centres, we understand the importance of shopping local. It’s vital, not only for the local economy & bottom line of each business, but also to sustaining the fabric of the community.
By Geoff Scofield, Westlawn Finance MD & CEO 25 October 2017 Businesses are moving away from funding new assets with their own money, and at the same time, turning away from the big banks for finance.
By Chris Dougherty, General Manager, Westlawn Insurance 25 July 2017 Most businesses are not financially protected from an unexpected interruption that could temporarily close or restrict the operations of the business.
By Geoff Scofield, Westlawn Finance MD & CEO 29 June 2017 From 1 July 2017, North State Finance Insurance Premium Funding will be rebranded as Westlawn Premium Funding.
By Geoff Scofield, Westlawn Finance MD & CEO 30 May 2017 In the May 2017 Budget, it was announced that the $20,000 instant asset write-off for small business would be extended for another 12 months and would be available for businesses with an annual turnover up to $10 million.
By Chris Dougherty, General Manager, Westlawn Insurance 25 May 2017 Worldwide cyberattacks are in the news again! The WannaCry ransomware recently affected organisations world wide. Here's how to protect your business.
By Chris Dougherty, General Manager, Westlawn Insurance 29 March 2017 Do you deal with the road transport industry? You do if you’re a primary producer sending your produce to the markets, a builder receiving materials on a construction site or a manufacturer shipping your products.
By Liz Maroney, Westlawn Wealth Adviser SMSF Specialist Advisor™ 23 February 2017 While many of us still in the workforce dream about that day when we can retire and start a new life of leisure, the reality for nearly one in two Australian households may be very different.
By Simon Keir, Westlawn Senior Insurance Specialist 22 February 2017 What would happen to your business if you got sick and couldn’t make it into work for a week? What if you were injured and out of action for a month? Or, worse still, 6 months? How long would your business survive?