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Businesses Are Ignoring One Big, Important Piece About Their Cyber Security Protection

Let’s start with the silver lining: high-profile cyber security events and security breaches in recent years have sparked a land rush within the business community to improve their security posture, with one report projecting worldwide information security spending to exceed $1 trillion over the next five years. Unfortunately, not all IT security budgets are created equal, with [...]

2017-10-19T11:11:11+00:00 October 19th, 2017|Blog, Insurance, Technology|0 Comments

Houston Flooding, California Wildfires: It’s Time to Think About Where Your Data Is Located

In a year with no shortage of natural calamities, from a one-thousand-year flood in Houston to the current wildfires overwhelming California, we're again reminded of the necessity to think about where we house and store our digital assets and critical business data. While having the appropriate insurance policies in place is an important piece of [...]

2017-10-11T16:37:18+00:00 October 11th, 2017|Blog, Cloud Computing, Minimizing Your Business Risk|0 Comments

Client Highlight: New York Tent

For over twenty years, New York Tent has been a staple of New York metro’s events and festival scene, producing upscale tented affairs for major sporting events, including the New York City Marathon, corporate galas, large music festivals, and even weddings for the area’s high net-worth crowd. After doubling its business over the past four [...]

2017-10-11T14:28:17+00:00 October 11th, 2017|Blog, Business Lending, Customer Interviews|0 Comments

13 Types of Insurance For The Small Business Owner

If you are a small business owner, insurance is something you will eventually need to address. It can be stressful to think about the additional costs involved in getting your business up and running. However, every business owner should have some basic type of business insurance in order to safeguard your business and your livelihood. [...]

2 IT Trends That Will Help Your Organization Scale, Reduce Cost and Significantly Reduce Risk

>>Call 212-356-9504 today to get started on your FREE IT Consultation While Silicon Valley is focused on how the next hot new startup will "disrupt" an entire industry, there are exciting new trends in business tech that are accomplishing the exact opposite -- helping industries become leaner, more secure, and better equipped to scale. The [...]

2017-08-02T18:03:10+00:00 August 2nd, 2017|Cloud Computing, Running Your Business, Technology|0 Comments

NEWTEK TECHNOLOGY SOLUTIONS SECURITY ALERT: Unprecedented Cyber Attack, “WannaCry”, Impacting Out-of-Date Computer Systems, Hits 200,000 Victims Over the Weekend, with Further Escalation Expected

Monday, May 15, 2017 Overview: What your organization needs to know right now What your organization needs to do How Newtek can help On Friday, Hackers, who may have been using modified software that had been stolen from the National Security Agency, unleashed an unprecedented "Ransomeware" attack that has affected, so far, more than 200,000 [...]

2017-05-15T14:46:19+00:00 May 15th, 2017|Blog, Minimizing Your Business Risk, Security|0 Comments

New State Wage Rates in 2017

The minimum wage saw an increase in a number of states at the start of 2017. Unless otherwise noted, the following minimum wage rates (per hour) went into effect on January 1, 2017: Alaska: $9.80 Arizona: $10.00 Arkansas: $8.50 for employers with 4 or more employees California: $10.50 for employers with 26 or more employees (for smaller employers, [...]