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October 24, 2016
Florida Employee Benefits

Lanier Upshaw Named Employer of Distinction 2015-17 by CareerSource Polk

CareerSource Polk has named Lanier Upshaw, Inc. an Employer of Distinction for 2015-17. The organization honors employers who exemplify best practice workplaces and are committed to […]
October 11, 2016

Dealing With Your Property Insurance Claim After a Hurricane

Storms can bring more than bad weather. Once the storm is over it’s time to assess the damage, if any, to your property. Not sure if […]
October 4, 2016
Lanier Cyber Blog

Cyber Security for Mobile Devices – Businesses Beware

Mobile devices have become an essential tool in today’s modern world. The number of employees who use their smartphone for work is rapidly increasing. One recently […]
February 29, 2016

Taking Matters Into Your Own Hands

Recently, I was speaking with a prospective client about some advice his current agent gave him. His agent told him if he had adequate health insurance […]
February 4, 2016

5 Reasons to Reconsider Your 401(k) Plan Provider

Rhiannon’s original info on 5 Reasons to Reconsider Your 401(k) Plan Provider can be found online here. Like what you read? Be sure to subscribe to her newsletter distribution. […]
January 12, 2016

Whitepaper: Privacy Solutions for the High Net Worth Individual

High net worth individuals lead uniquely complex lives.  Because of that, they can be a more attractive target for privacy theft, particularly on-line theft of identity […]
December 14, 2015
Florida Business Insurance - OSHA

OSHA Fines to Rise for First Time Since 1990

OSHA Fines Could Increase Over 80% Next Year Congress recently passed the budget agreement which contained a provision permitting OSHA to raise fines significantly starting in August 2016.  The […]
December 2, 2015

Millennials – Jumpstarting Tomorrow’s Leaders Today

Think back to the day when you first started your career.  The excitement of graduating college coupled with the uncertainty of this new opportunity.  Your thoughts […]
November 17, 2015

It’s All In the Name: Claims-Made vs Occurrence Policies

Today most professional liability, E&O and General Liability policies covering long tail exposures are written on a “claims made” basis. The concept of “claims made” was […]
November 2, 2015

ACA Reporting Whitepaper: Who, What, When, Why & How

Are you still uncertain about the employer requirements for the Affordable Care Act? Check out our latest white paper on ACA Reporting. Lanier Upshaw Whitepaper: ACA […]
October 20, 2016
Florida Business Insurance

Lanier Upshaw Selected To Elite Group Of Independent Insurance Agents & Brokers of America

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  Lakeland, FL October 20, 2016 Lanier Upshaw has been selected to an elite group of independent insurance agencies around the United States participating […]
October 17, 2016
Florida EPLI

Employment Practices Liability And Florida Businesses – Understanding EPLI Risk

What is EPLI, and what types of Florida businesses need to obtain this form of liability insurance? Many business owners may have heard of EPLI, but […]
October 11, 2016

Dealing With Your Property Insurance Claim After a Hurricane

Storms can bring more than bad weather. Once the storm is over it’s time to assess the damage, if any, to your property. Not sure if […]
October 4, 2016
Lanier Cyber Blog

Cyber Security for Mobile Devices – Businesses Beware

Mobile devices have become an essential tool in today’s modern world. The number of employees who use their smartphone for work is rapidly increasing. One recently […]
February 29, 2016

Taking Matters Into Your Own Hands

Recently, I was speaking with a prospective client about some advice his current agent gave him. His agent told him if he had adequate health insurance […]
February 4, 2016

5 Reasons to Reconsider Your 401(k) Plan Provider

Rhiannon’s original info on 5 Reasons to Reconsider Your 401(k) Plan Provider can be found online here. Like what you read? Be sure to subscribe to her newsletter distribution. […]
January 12, 2016

Whitepaper: Privacy Solutions for the High Net Worth Individual

High net worth individuals lead uniquely complex lives.  Because of that, they can be a more attractive target for privacy theft, particularly on-line theft of identity […]
December 14, 2015
Florida Business Insurance - OSHA

OSHA Fines to Rise for First Time Since 1990

OSHA Fines Could Increase Over 80% Next Year Congress recently passed the budget agreement which contained a provision permitting OSHA to raise fines significantly starting in August 2016.  The […]
December 2, 2015

Millennials – Jumpstarting Tomorrow’s Leaders Today

Think back to the day when you first started your career.  The excitement of graduating college coupled with the uncertainty of this new opportunity.  Your thoughts […]
November 2, 2015

ACA Reporting Whitepaper: Who, What, When, Why & How

Are you still uncertain about the employer requirements for the Affordable Care Act? Check out our latest white paper on ACA Reporting. Lanier Upshaw Whitepaper: ACA […]