Posts by Superscript

Supporting small businesses and high-growth tech companies, Superscript is a digital-first insurance provider making business insurance fit for today and ready for tomorrow. Read Superscript’s insights into all things business and insurance – from managing finances to getting the right cover.

02 February 23
5 minute read

What do interest rate rises mean for small businesses?

As the Bank of England raised interest rates to 4% on 2 February – the tenth consecutive rate rise since 2021 – we look at how this affects small businesses.

01 February 23
6 minute read

Barriers to success for dropshippers

Dropshipping is a large and growing sector within online retail, with dropshippers fulfiling more than a third of Amazon orders globally. Here we look at the common barriers to success in this expanding sector.

24 January 23
6 minute read

A landlord’s guide to rental yield

Rental yield is one of the most important metrics for landlords. Find out how to calculate it, how to improve it, and the average rental yield in your region.

23 January 23
6 minute read

8 ways for small businesses to save money

What can you do to keep your business afloat in this tough economic climate? We outline eight cost-cutting solutions that could help you save money and reduce hidden expenses.

19 January 23
6 minute read

A guide to importing and exporting for online retailers

Running an ecommerce business can often involve importing stock from overseas and selling and exporting products to customers abroad. Here’s your guide to the customs, licensing and tax rules.

18 January 23
1 minute read

Superscript unveils insurance for online retailers and dropshippers

Find out more about our customisable, flexible insurance product for a new generation of online retailers and ecommerce businesses.

16 January 23
8 minute read

How can small businesses cope with increased energy prices?

Wholesale energy prices rose significantly between 2021 and 2022, affecting many UK SMEs, despite the introduction of government support. Here’s our guide to what small businesses can do to tackle higher energy costs.