December 19, 2019 / Lauren Vingerhoets / 0 comments

Hackers don’t take a break over the festive season – Pay or don’t pay? How to respond to ransomware…

As the number of hacks and cyber attacks continues to rise, protecting the systems and data your business relies on is more important than ever. An increasingly common type of cyber attack is ransomware, which can have an instant financial impact as well as long-term consequences for the infected business. The concept behind ransomware is… Read more

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December 18, 2019 / Lauren Vingerhoets / 0 comments

The top 5 business insurance questions answered…

When should you think about your insurance? 59% of business owners have a standard review of their insurance each year. 37% of business owners would think about reviewing their insurance if they experienced an insurance changes or events. 26% of business owners think about reviewing their insurance when making business changes 16% of business owners… Read more

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December 6, 2019 / Lauren Vingerhoets / 0 comments

Is the Insurance you are buying right for you?

So, you’ve just bought or renewed your insurance policy and by doing so, you have peace of mind that in the very unfortunate event of a loss, you will be fully covered. Right? Well, maybe. Before you settle in for the next 12 months consider this: Do you understand the policy, the conditions, the additional benefits, and more… Read more

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December 5, 2019 / Lauren Vingerhoets / 0 comments

The Great Grape Escape

Type “Supermarket Injury” into Google and watch the horde of law firm websites appear on your screen.  These firms have pages and pages of content designed to encourage customers to act against supermarket owners.  The websites will respond to many questions such as: What are my rights against the supermarket? Can I sue the supermarket?… Read more

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November 27, 2019 / Lauren Vingerhoets / 0 comments

Adroit Insurance & Risk Charity Golf Day raise $112,000 for local community

It was another fantastic day at the 18th Adroit Insurance and Risk Charity Golf Day. The weather threw a few curve balls including a power outage, but that didn’t dampen the spirits of the players.  180 players hit the course to battle it out for the prestigious Meatball Cup, with JP Flynn Building winning the… Read more

October 30, 2019 / Lauren Vingerhoets / 0 comments

The Power of Regular Investing

One of the world’s most admired investors, Warren Buffett, is famous for saying “Don’t save what is left after spending; spend what is left after saving.” While this approach may not always be possible, investing even just a small amount regularly can make a big difference over the long term. If you are accumulating wealth…… Read more

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September 26, 2019 / Lauren Vingerhoets / 0 comments

Is my store at risk of a Ransom Attack?

As the number of cyber-attacks continues to rise, protecting the systems and data your supermarket relies on is more important than ever. An increasingly common type of cyber-attack is ransomware, which can have an instant financial impact as well as long-term consequences. The concept behind ransomware is simple. Hackers encrypt all the systems, files, folders… Read more

August 26, 2019 / Lauren Vingerhoets / 0 comments

Understanding the building crisis…

You know things have reached a critical point when governments don’t just start talking about an issue – they immediately act on it. The issue of the moment that has forced governments to act is the crisis of confidence in the building industry’s construction standards. We are all familiar with the fears surrounding apartment and… Read more

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August 15, 2019 / emmat / 0 comments

Adroit Insurance and Risk announce $100,000 grant recipient

Gateways named Adroit Geelong Charity Golf Day Capital Grant recipient. Adroit Insurance and Risk, along with our community partner the Geelong Community Foundation, will host its 18th Annual Charity Golf Day at 13th Beach Golf Links, Barwon Heads on 21st November 2019. We are proud to say the event has grown to one of the… Read more

July 9, 2019 / Lauren Vingerhoets / 0 comments

Smash and grabs – is your business ready?

Move over Bitcoin – tobacco is fast becoming the new criminal currency. With the ever-increasing cost of tobacco in Australia criminals are now targeting tobacco for their illicit activities.  Unfortunately, this means supermarkets and liquor stores are high on the criminal’s radar for potential robberies. In January this year The Australian newspaper confirmed the ATO… Read more

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