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I am starting my own errand running service and was wondering

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I am starting my own errand running service and was wondering if I should get business insurance. My service will be for individuals not companies, those looking for daily help with groceries, picking up dry cleaning, maybe transportation to dr's. appts. etc. I have already increased my auto liability . I will be the only employee and hope to work roughly 10-15 hrs per week
Submitted: 8 years ago.
Category: Business Law
Expert:  Roger replied 8 years ago.

The best thing to do is make the business an LLC and get a liability policy for it. This will insulate you from any individual liability. If something happened, only the company assets would be at risk - not your own.


An LLC is not complicated and should not cost much to incorporate. You should contact the Maine Secretary of State to get the appropriate forms and fees.


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