Legal and Insurance – Introduction for Family Child Care


Running a family child care business involves taking on new risks of injuries to children, lawsuits by parents, and damage to your property. You can’t eliminate all of these risks but you can reduce them by following safe business practices and purchasing adequate insurance. Although legal and insurance issues may not be your favorite topics they are important if you want to operate a successful business.

Learn the basics of legal and insurance issues using these:

  • Tools – Practical tools you can use right now to improve your business
  • Knowledge – Articles and research related to this business topic
  • Connections – Links to related websites and organizations

Disclaimer: Materials and links provided by First Children’s Finance on this website do not constitute legal, accounting, tax or finance advice or professional services. Readers seeking professional advice about specific aspects of their business should consult a member of our staff or other qualified professional.