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    • There is always a company who can do it cheaper!

      This photo resonated with me. It has also prompted me to write this article, and what this implication means when talking about Insurance. This is the same as the quote “If you think it’s expensive to hire a professional, just wait until you hire an amateur.” I often hear people around me complaining about numerous…

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    • Deadline for QLD Smoke Alarm Compliance

      Every Rental property in Queensland must meet the new smoke alarm legislation by 31st of December 2021. The law changed on the 1st of January 2017 regarding Smoke Alarms. The Queensland Fire and Emergency Service (QFES) has also stated penalties will be strictly enforced for non-compliance. Smoke alarms must be: Photoelectric and comply with Australian…

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    • Take care as drones take flight

      The use of drones have created huge opportunity in everyday life — from wedding video creation to putting millions of viewers around the world right inside the New Year’s Eve fireworks celebrations in Sydney Harbour. By 2020, it is expected that the commercial drone industry will be worth more than US$10.8 billion, according to Statistica….

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    • The impact of cyber-attacks on small business

      As the world becomes increasingly enabled through technology and continual connection, businesses — both large and small — must take precautions against being compromised through online platforms. This is a critical business risk, and research from the Australian Small Business and Family Enterprise Ombudsman paints a grim picture. The recent report, The Small Business Cyber…

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    • 2019 Global Risk Report

      In January, the Global Risks Report is published by the World Economic Forum, and it reviews a growing range of collective challenges.   The results are based on the latest Global Risks Perception Survey, in which nearly 1,000 decision-makers from around the globe assess the current risks we all face. The gravest threat according to…

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    • Travel insurance about more than peace of mind

      Research from the Australian Government shows that travel insurance is a popular holiday investment, but there are considerable gaps in knowledge about what customers are actually covered for. Most people know what travel insurance is, but does everyone know what it covers? Based on an Australian Government survey last year, it would appear not. Travel…

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    • Christmas Closure

      Christmas Closure: Our office will be closing down over the Christmas period from 5:00pm Monday 24th of December 2018, and will reopen at 8:30am on Wednesday 2nd of January 2019. In the event of an urgent claims enquiry, needing immediate attention or make safe work, please contact Gayle Herriman (Claims Manager) on 0419 710 868 or claims@citycover.com.au In the…

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    • Season’s Greetings and Thank You

      Season’s Greetings and Thank You As the year draws to a close, on behalf of the team at Citycover Insurance Brokers, I wanted to take this opportunity to thank you for your continued support in 2018. What a year it has been! In 2018, Citycover celebrated our 46th Birthday. It was a big year for…

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