Finance

Factoring and invoice discounting

Article

Factoring and invoice discounting

Businesses often find that factoring (or invoice discounting) is a more flexible source of working capital than bank finance. Read our guide.

Accounting

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Article

Using accounting software

Good accounting software puts you in control of your business, letting you automate regular tasks, prepare forecasts and monitor business performance.

Drawing up a budget - checklist

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Drawing up a budget - checklist

A helpful checklist on drawing up your business budget, including what to put in it and who to involve in the process.

Insurance

Pensions

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FAQs

Auto-enrolment FAQs

Find out how the auto-enrolment rules for pensions affect your business. Answers to common questions about your obligations as an employer.

Tax

Payroll

Article

Payroll

HMRC expect you to file pay information accurately and on time - and employees also won't be happy if they aren't paid correctly. Managing payroll.