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Extra Expense Coverage 

Understanding Extra Expense Coverage: Protecting Your Business from Unforeseen Costs.

Extra Expense Coverage is a type of insurance that provides financial protection for businesses when unexpected events force them to incur additional costs to continue operating. Essentially, it covers expenses that go beyond the normal cost of doing business. For example, if a fire breaks out at a restaurant and the business needs to relocate to temporary premises while it repairs the damage, Extra Expense Coverage will cover the costs of the new location, including rent and utilities. This coverage can also extend to expenses incurred to minimize the impact of a loss, such as hiring extra staff or renting equipment to maintain operations. It is important to note that Extra Expense Coverage is typically purchased as an endorsement or add-on to an existing insurance policy, such as a commercial property or business interruption policy. The coverage limit for Extra Expense is usually based on a percentage of the business interruption coverage, or it may be a separate limit altogether. It is a valuable coverage option for businesses as it helps them navigate unexpected challenges and provides the financial support to keep their operations running smoothly during difficult times.

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