Key Person Indemnity: Protecting Your Most Valuable Assets
Profits come from two sources: capital investment and management ability. The physical assets of a business - an efficient plant, up-to-date machinery and sufficient working capital - vitally affect profits. However, materials and money do not generate finished products. Materials and money do not convince a customer that a particular product will best serve the customer’s need. It takes:
People to sell the products to customers, based on an understanding of the customers’ needs and the competition’s products; and
People to manage the many risks associated with the operation of a profitable business.
- People with experience, knowledge and special abilities to combine capital, labor and materials to provide finished products;
Are You at Risk? Ask Yourself The Following Questions
How long would it take to find a replacement for one of your key people? Would there be extra expenses for search or training or mistakes made by a new person?
Does your bank have your personal guarantee?
We can work with your other financial advisors to help you assess this exposure, and develop a program of key person life insurance and disability insurance to protect your business.