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A quick guide to how trust deeds work in Scotland

Date: 16 April 2024


How split payments and payouts can transform your online business

Date: 3 April 2024


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Internet of Things: innovating banking and financial services

Discover the potential of Internet of Things in banking and finance, how it is reshaping the way we manage money and how it brings numerous benefits for both banks and customers.

Date: 3 April 2024 By:

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11 common accounting errors for new businesses

Accounting errors can be surprisingly common, especially for new businesses and those who try to manage their accounts themselves. We share 11 of the most common mistakes.

Date: 20 March 2024 By:

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Why the right life insurance matters

Have you considered what the implications would be if you were to die or end up incapacitated due to an accident or ill health? Life insurance can provide peace of mind should the worst happen.

Date: 6 March 2024 By:

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How to claim a UK tax rebate as an expat Brit

If you leave the UK to live permanently overseas, you may be owed a tax refund. Here's how to claim a tax rebate as a British expat.

Date: 1 March 2024 By:

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Leveraging commercial construction expertise for business growth

We look at the role of commercial construction experts in helping businesses looking to expand their physical footprint and create structures as a strategic asset that propels business growth.

Date: 29 February 2024 By:

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The Portuguese Investment Bond: Your guide to tax-advantaged savings

Discover the tax-saving wonders of the Portuguese Investment Bond for expats living in Portugal. Learn how this life insurance contract offers significant tax advantages, easy succession planning, and portability benefits, setting you up for financial success in your new life abroad

Date: 23 February 2024 By:

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How business flights differ from standard flights

Delve into the world of business class flights, from enhanced comfort and superior services to invaluable networking opportunities. Discover how meticulous flight planning can elevate productivity and efficiency for the modern business traveller

Date: 22 February 2024 By:

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Remote desktop access apps and the dangers they pose for traders

Remote access apps can be incredibly convenient, facilitating remote work, collaboration and increased flexibility. However, they are not without their risks. Learn more in this blog.

Date: 13 February 2024 By:

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Call tracking 101: how to boost sales and income

Wondering how call tracking can boost your business? This comprehensive guide explains the key benefits and strategies for small businesses that will optimise marketing processes and boost revenue.

Date: 12 February 2024 By:

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Five key benefits of hiring a lawyer

Business disputes can and do happen despite your best efforts to run your business. We look at five situations when expert legal assistance can help and the benefits of doing so.

Date: 5 February 2024 By:

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Financing a home office loft conversion

A loft conversion to create a dedicated office can be a real boost for home-based businesses. Discover how you could finance a loft conversion.

Date: 30 January 2024 By:

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Reduce costs when shipping pallets to UK Amazon warehouses

Reduce your logistics costs when shipping pallets to UK Amazon warehouses with these practical tips from Barrington Freight.

Date: 30 January 2024 By:

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How to hire mobile application developers

This blog outlines the process of identifying your app's purpose, determining its type and platform, setting a realistic app budget and how to hire an app developer.

Date: 29 January 2024 By:

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Mastering the art of the emergency loan

Life can be unpredictable and occasionally you might need access to extra cash in a hurry. Here's how to responsibly borrow an emergency, payday loan.

Date: 18 January 2024 By:

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Self assessment tax return tips for landlords

If you're a UK landlord, you might have to complete a self assessment tax return. We look at the rules for landlords, the options for filing and how you can save time and money.

Date: 11 January 2024 By:

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Paying tax as a UK limited company

The rules on tax, VAT and company returns as a limited company in the UK and the benefits of limited company over sole trader status.

Date: 8 January 2024 By:

Using CRM can help increase your sales

How to make more sales with your CRM system

Discover how a professional Customer Relationship Management (CRM) system can improve productivity and enhance customer service in your small business.

Date: 1 December 2023 By:

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