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Business gifts what are the tax implications?

Date: 28 June 2022


What is stop loss management in Forex?

Date: 16 June 2022


How account-to-account payments work

Date: 9 June 2022


Digital financial management tools

Top ten financial management and CFO tools in 2022

Accelerating digitisation and increasing regulatory requirements mean businesses should adopt a more enterprise-level operation. We take a look at the top ten financial management tools in 2022.

Date: 12 May 2022 By:

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How recurring payments increase your revenue

Recurring payments, also known as subscription payments, can be a powerful way to grow your business. Learn how they work and benefit both buyer and sellers.

Date: 18 March 2022 By:

A outsourced bookkeeper completes a company's accounts and bookkeeping

Advantages of outsourced bookkeeping

Discover how outsourced bookkeeping can save you time and trouble and avoid the risk of expensive mistakes, freeing you up to get on with growing your business.

Date: 14 March 2022 By:


Five reasons you should consider ecommerce

Many businesses operate solely online these days. Others have both an online and offline presence. If you're not yet offering an ecommerce option, here are five reasons you should.

Date: 28 February 2022 By:

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Taking advantage of digital technology on a budget

Keeping up to date with technology can be difficult on a small business budget. But that doesn't mean you can't invest. Here's how you can.

Date: 17 November 2021 By:

A business set up as an Amazon trader

How do the top websites make money?

Four lessons from the UK's top websites that could help your online start up business get off to a successful start.

Date: 20 October 2021 By:

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Five ways SMB owners benefit from digital transformation

The world of work is evolving rapidly. Discover five ways digital transformation is accelerating that change within small businesses.

Date: 19 August 2021 By:

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Six ways to remove human error from financial reports

Six ways chief financial officers can minimise the inevitable mistakes people make when compiling and analysing reports.

Date: 19 May 2021 By:

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What every small business should be doing to lower heating costs

When money is tight small businesses need to keep a tight control on costs. Discover seven simple steps to reducing heating costs.

Date: 13 May 2021 By:

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Getting the best value from your business services

Getting the best value from the services you buy in is essential - especially as a small business. Benefits and tips from accessing outsourced services.

Date: 13 May 2021 By:

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Six money management tips

Managing your money wisely has many benefits. We look at the top six reasons it makes sense to plan and manage your finances.

Date: 27 April 2021 By:

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Save money on your trip to the USA with ESTA

If you're travelling to the USA, you will need a visa. However, there are over 185 to choose from. You could same time and hassle by applying for an ESTA instead.

Date: 22 April 2021 By:

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The importance of being FCA compliant

Good governance and clear regulations of financial services sector businesses are essential to protect customers. Discover why your business might need to be FCA compliant.

Date: 12 January 2021 By:

A HR manager negotiates a pay increase request with a female employee

Pay negotiations are no laughing matter

Pay negotiations are always tricky. Negotiators need to be aware of how pay percentage increases can have an unexpected impact on the company's bottom line.

Date: 16 December 2020 By:

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Can you still access a Bounce Back Loan?

More than 1.3 million applications for The Bounce Back Loan scheme have been approved. Is it the right support scheme for your firm and can you still apply?

Date: 16 December 2020 By:

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How blockchain can help SMEs streamline operations

Supply chain management, data security and swift money transfers - just some of the ways blockchain can streamline your small business operations.

Date: 30 November 2020 By:

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Making international business payments: five tips

Five tips for sole traders and small businesses for making international business payments safely and securely.

Date: 18 November 2020 By:

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