Finance

Factoring and invoice discounting

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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.

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Finance your high-growth business

The right financing lets you make the most of your business' growth potential. Read our guide to the different sources of finance available.

Accounting

Finance for non-financial managers

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Finance for non-financial managers

Understanding the basics of financial management gives you an informed view about the company’s performance, and allows you to play a strategic role.

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Interest on late payments

Avoid cash flow problems and encourage your customers to pay on time by charging interest on late payments. Our guide to your rights.

Insurance

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Managing IT-related risks

Many businesses depend on their tech and data. A major incident can be expensive or even impossible to recover from - so risk management is essential.

Pensions

Pensions for senior managers

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Pensions for senior managers

A good pension scheme can be an invaluable benefit for attracting and retaining key senior staff. Our guide to the options available.

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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

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Income tax allowances and reliefs

Your income tax allowances include allowable expenses which you can set against your taxable profits as well as the personal income tax allowance.