Business 101 posts

Guides on all things business, including answers, recommendations and advice for those who are just starting out or looking to learn more.

21 September 22
4 minute read

5 business accounting formulas (calculator included)

You don’t have to be an accountant to understand your financial performance. Use our calculator to assess your business with five important accounting formulas.

15 September 22
3 minute read

How much is Statutory Sick Pay, and what's the SSP rate?

If an employee falls ill, they could be eligible for Statutory Sick Pay. But what’s the current SSP rate? And as an employer, what should you know about SSP?

07 September 22
5 minute read

How to complete your Self Assessment tax return

Many people, including business owners and freelancers, need to complete a Self Assessment tax return. Here are our top tips for making the process less taxing.

23 August 22
5 minute read

The best business bank accounts

There are loads of business bank account options in the UK, but which is the best? Discover our top 5, including their fees and features.

16 August 22
5 minute read

How to start a personal training business

Thinking about starting your own personal training business? Get set with our simple guide.

09 August 22
4 minute read

The best Self Assessment software

If you need to file a Self Assessment, tax return software can make your life much easier. Discover the best tax return apps on the market.

04 August 22
6 minute read

A guide to National Insurance for the self-employed

Freelancers and the self-employed pay their National Insurance contributions a little differently to people employed by a company. Read our guide to the ins and outs of how National Insurance works for the self-employed.