Can an individual get insurance for cleaning houses? What type of insurance do I need? Is there insurance that will cover my business as it grows?
If you are getting paid to clean, you will need insurance. Let’s find out what will work for you!
Today’s #AskaHouseCleaner sponsor is #SavvyCleaner training and certification for house cleaners and maids. ( And your host today is #AngelaBrown (
*** CAN AN INDIVIDUAL GET INSURANCE CHAPTERS ***
0:00 – Meet Angela Brown, the House Cleaning Guru
0:20 – As an individual, can I get insurance to clean houses?
0:55 – It’s just me cleaning; am I considered a business?
1:22 – Why do you use Next Insurance?
1:32 – What is general liability insurance?
1:47 – Is there insurance for employees?
2:00 – Can I get a certificate of insurance?
2:22 – Do I need insurance if I already have clients?
3:10 – What type of tax deductions can I take as a business?
3:38 – Are supplies a tax deduction?
4:15 – What is TurboTax?
4:38 – What is an independent contractor?
4:49 – Is an independent contractor required to be insured?
5:25 – Can I make payments for insurance?
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VIDEO/AUDIO EDITING: Kristin O
HOST: Angela Brown
PRODUCER: Savvy Cleaner