Shipping Insurance Essentials
Jul15

Shipping Insurance Essentials

Resourceful business owners have learned that it’s important to protect against risk. For online sellers, one of the best ways to do this is through shipping insurance. To get the maximum benefit out of whatever insurance you purchase, it’s important to learn some vital insurance basics. We’ve learned quite a bit about shipping insurance over the years and we’re happy to share some of our expertise with you.  1.      Pricing...

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Shipping 101, part 4: Shipping Insurance
Aug20

Shipping 101, part 4: Shipping Insurance

We set the ground-work about the different shipping carriers and how to pick the best one for your business in part 1, part 2, and part 3 of this ecommerce shipping 101 series. Now that you know the carriers, let’s talk about shipping insurance. There are two basic types of shipping insurance: Cargo Insurance and Declared Value Insurance. Declared Value Insurance is what all three carriers offer, and it’s included at up to...

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5 Questions You Must Ask About Shipping Insurance
Mar05

5 Questions You Must Ask About Shipping Insurance

Insurance. It sounds easy, right? Especially since many carriers include insurance protection up to a certain amount. That’s what most people think until an item is lost or damaged and they have to file a claim. That’s when they wish they had researched insurance a little more from the get-go. After all, your business is about growing revenues and lost, stolen or damaged shipments eat at the bottom line. If you know your insurance...

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Tips & Tricks: Filing an Insurance Claim
Jul30

Tips & Tricks: Filing an Insurance Claim

We published this post about filing insurance claims about two months ago, but since we have our free insurance webinar today, we thought it’d be helpful to repeat it. If you want to learn more about shipping insurance, join us today at 1 pm CST for a free shipping insurance webinar. By now you probably know that ShipWorks Insurance is 100% hassle-free. There is no application process or forms to fill out to start using it....

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5 Things to Know about Shipping Insurance
Jul18

5 Things to Know about Shipping Insurance

Did you hear? We’re having a FREE shipping insurance webinar on Tuesday, July 30 at 1 pm CDT. Sign up here for a discussion on real world challenges and solutions to shipping insurance. Resourceful business owners have learned that it’s important to reduce the sting of shrinking margins and protect all revenue. One of the best ways to do this is through insurance.  Why insurance? Because if you don’t insure your business could lose a...

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Tips & Tricks: Filing an Insurance Claim
May07

Tips & Tricks: Filing an Insurance Claim

By now you probably know that ShipWorks Insurance is 100% hassle-free. There is no application process or forms to fill out to start using it. Simply select “ShipWorks Insurance” in ShipWorks for each shipment that should be insured. But what do you do when you need to file a claim? It’s also an easy process and here are the steps you need to take: 1. Login to your account at ShipWorks.com.  The account link should be located on the...

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