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October 30, 2015
Protecting Your Business from Cyber Liability

Small Businesses and Cyber Risk With high profile data breaches (cyber liability claims) such as Anthem, Target and Home Depot, data security conti...

November 22, 2013
Common Interest Community Living

Increasingly, people are choosing to live in a Common Interest Community (CIC). CIC’s are condominiums, townhomes, twin homes and even single family...

June 6, 2013
Protect Your Business with an Insurance Review

As a busy business owner, it’s easy to forget to call your insurance agent when you purchase new office equipment or expand your office space. Howev...

August 9, 2012
Commercial General Liability Insurance for Nonprofits

At Dyste Williams, we advise many nonprofit organizations about liability issues. Most nonprofits are aware of the need for adequate Directors and Off...

July 31, 2012
Pre-Taxing Employee Benefits with a “Cafeteria Plan”

Section 125 of the Tax Code (Internal Revenue Code or IRC) is often called a “cafeteria plan”. It allows employees to pay for qualified benefits w...

July 27, 2012
Recent Changes in Minnesota Homeowners Insurance

Confused about your homeowners insurance policy? You’re not alone. Here in Minnesota and around the country, there have been significant changes in ...

July 24, 2012
Workers Comp for Independent Contractors in Minnesota Dental Practices

Periodically during the course of meeting with various dental practices, the question comes up, do I need to cover my independent contractors under my...

June 25, 2012
Advice to Minnesota Businesses Facing Insurance Rate Increases For 2013

For Minnesota business owners, the value of working with an independent insurance agent is more important this year than ever before. Recently, there ...