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Is your business insured in the event of a cyber incident?

You may think you’re not likely to be affected by a cyber breach or attack, but any business can suffer, not just well-known IT and financial companies. All businesses hold information, whether that be personal data or credit card details, and so e...

The Insurance Octopus wins Feefo Platinum Trusted Service award

The Insurance Octopus has earned review site Feefo’s highest accolade, th...

Coronavirus: There’s help out there for you

First and foremost, we hope you and your family are safe and well! We know ...

Tips to improve slow January trade in bars and pubs

Christmas may already be a distant memory for most of us, but the bank bala...

The top 6 reasons why small businesses fail

It’s a sobering statistic – only 44% of UK businesses will survive beyo...

The good first impressions guide for professional service firms

Making a good first impression matters. Particularly for businesses whose p...

Is it legal for a business to refuse to serve some customers?

Many customer-focused businesses have problems serving customers at one tim...

GDPR: Managing cyber risks and business insurance

The new laws on data management – within the General Data Protection Regu...

How can cafes & coffee shops adapt to customers’ dietary & lifestyle choices?

With more people than ever opting to eat consciously, whether the change is...

Do craft beers have a place in high-end restaurants?

Any restaurant that boasts an extensive craft beer menu is making a stateme...

kinex & TIO iPad Competition Winner Announced

We hope you will all join us in congratulating Fiona, the owner of Afton Co...

We’re Hiring! Insurance Consultant, Senior Insurance Consultants & Existing Business Consultants!

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We’re Hiring! Senior Insurance Consultants & Account Handlers!

Interested in working for The Insurance Octopus? We are an independent Comm...