Retail store Insurance in California

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California retail store insurance that's customized just for you

California retail store insurance that's customized just for you

NEXT makes it easy for you to save on all the insurance you need to protect your retail store business in California. Business insurance packages for retail store businesses in California often include:

  • General liability
  • Professional liability
  • Commercial property

You can save up to 30% on retail store business insurance in California

You can pay for your insurance monthly or annually and you can cancel instantly at any time.

Basic
Lowest Price
General Liability
Per occurrence
$500,000
Professional Liability (E&O)
Per occurrence
$250,000
Commercial Property
Per occurrence
$25,000
PRO
Most Popular
General Liability
Per occurrence
$1 million
Professional Liability (E&O)
Per occurrence
$1 million
Commercial Property
Per occurrence
$25,000
PRO PLUS
Best Coverage
General Liability
Per occurrence
$1 million
Professional Liability (E&O)
Per occurrence
$1 million
Commercial Property
Per occurrence
$25,000
Easily find a custom California retail store insurance package that's right for you
NEXT specializes in small business insurance, so you can easily find a custom insurance package that’s right for your retail store business in California.
General Liability

General Liability

Our general liability coverage meets Amazon’s insurance requirements
General liability insurance covers a wide range of retail store business accidents and basic risks. You’ll have financial protection if someone other than an employee gets hurt or you are held responsible for damaging property that doesn’t belong to you. It’s often required by clients and licensing agencies.

general liability can help you pay for:

Medical payments
Property damage
Legal fees and judgments
Professional Liability (E&O)

Professional Liability (E&O)

Bought by 80% of business owners like you
Professional liability insurance (also known as errors and omissions or indemnity insurance) helps you defend yourself and your retail store business if you’re accused of making a mistake that causes someone to lose money. It could help cover related expenses to defend yourself or address the problem.

professional liability can help you pay for:

Professional negligence (actual or alleged)
Legal defense costs
Legal judgments
Commercial Property

Commercial Property

For business owners who own or rent physical spaces
Commercial property insurance helps to protect the items you need to run your retail store business, including your inventory, equipment, furniture, fixtures and even the space that you lease or property that you own. If a fire damages a wall at your store and you have to close for six weeks during repairs, you’ll be glad you have commercial property.

commercial property can help you pay for:

Damaged equipment and inventory
Lost income
Operating expenses
How much should a retail store like me expect to pay for insurance in California?

How much should a retail store like me expect to pay for insurance in California?

Since every retail store business in California has unique circumstances, the price of business insurance varies. There are a number of factors that we take into consideration when provide an instant quote online, including:

  • If you work by yourself or have employees
  • Where your work sites are located
  • The kind of jobs you usually perform
  • How many vehicles you use for your business

Business insurance for retail store business in California can cost as little as $13 per month.

We’ll make this quick. With NEXT, you can get a quote and buy business insurance in less than 10 minutes.

It's easy to get business insurance for your retail store in California

It's easy to get business insurance for your retail store in California

A retail store business in California is a busy small business with little time to sweat the details of insurance. NEXT takes the hassle out of insurance by getting rid of jargon and endless phone calls. With NEXT, you can:

  • Get a quote and buy coverage in less than 10 minutes.
  • Get proof of insurance when you need it with no waiting around.
  • Manage your coverage 24/7
  • Pay as you go and cancel anytime NEXT makes business insurance easy.

You can buy and manage your insurance anytime you want and get back to business fast.

Frequently asked questions about retail store business insurance

Here are some of the most common questions we get about retail store business insurance. If you don’t find the answers you need here, our licensed, U.S.-based insurance advisors are standing by to help via online chat or phone.

Does NEXT Insurance offer retail store business insurance in California?

Yes, NEXT Insurance offers tailored retail store business insurance in California.

Does NEXT Insurance offer Professional Liability coverage for retail store business in California?

Yes, NEXT Insurance offers General Liability, Professional Liability, Commercial Property coverage for retail store business in California.

How does business insurance protect retail stores?

Our retail store insurance packages are designed to protect your business from a variety of risks and help you save money to grow your business. You’ll be protected from financial losses related to:

Damage to someone’s property

The paint you sell on Amazon explodes in a customer’s bedroom, ruining the carpet and drapes. The general liability coverage in your insurance package would help pay for a replacement.

Accidents that hurt someone

A customer falls over backwards trying out a chair and breaks their arm. Your retail store general liability coverage would also come into play here by helping to pay for medical costs and legal fees.

Workplace injuries

One of your employees falls off a step stool while restocking the upper shelves and badly twists their ankle, leaving them unable to work for several weeks. Workers’ compensation coverage can help cover medical bills and lost wages. Workers’ comp is usually required by law if you have employees.

Injuries and damage involving your business vehicles

A hail storm leaves dents all over the roof of your work van. Commercial auto coverage will help pay for the repairs. This coverage is also usually required by law for business-owned vehicles.

Damage to your property and inventory

All the inventory you had ready to go was vandalized overnight. Commercial property insurance can help with replacement or repair costs.

How can I get a certificate of insurance?

You’ll have instant access to your certificate of insurance 24/7 from your computer or mobile device when you purchase coverage with NEXT. There’s no waiting for anyone, no need to print anything and definitely no fax machines. If you’re a new or current NEXT Insurance customer, all you need to do is log in to your account and your Live Certificate delivers you the proof of insurance you need instantly, for free. You can easily share your COI with anyone via email, text message or a social media post. We provide unlimited certificates and you can also add an additional insured for free. If you decide to change your coverage, your certificate will be automatically updated. Find out more details about your certificate of insurance.

What do I need to get an insurance quote online?

We keep it simple and straightforward so you can find the coverage that’s right for you within a few minutes. When you start a quote for insurance, we’ll ask you a few basic questions about your business, including: the kind of services you provide, the location of your office or where you plan to work, how many people you employ and how much you pay them and the number and type of vehicles you use for work.

How does the claims process work with NEXT Insurance?

  • If you’re a policyholder, you can file a claim any time by logging in to your account at www.nextinsurance.com and clicking the “File a claim” under the "About us" tab. You can expect a call from us shortly after you submit a claim to go over the details.
  • If you do not have a policy with us and are filing against one of our policyholders, you can head over to our website at www.nextinsurance.com, select “Help Center” under our “Support” tab, and under “Quick Actions for Customers” click where it says ”Not a policyholder and want to file a claim?”
  • If you cannot access your online account and require help from our support team, please visit our online help center.

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