Finance posts

Need to know more about business finance? As a business owner, it’s kind of unavoidable. So, we’ve made it as easy as possible to learn what you need to with our finance guides and tips.

23 March 23
5 minute read

What do interest rate rises mean for small businesses?

As the Bank of England raised interest rates to 4.25% on 23 March – the eleventh consecutive rate rise since 2021 – we look at how this affects small businesses.

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.

13 January 23
4 minute read

Allowable expenses when you’re self-employed

What are allowable expenses? Who can claim them? This guide covers all you need to know – helping you claim everything you’re entitled to.

14 December 22
4 minute read

7 ways for landlords to reduce costs

In the face of interest rate hikes and soaring mortgage rates, what can landlords do to cut costs? Here are seven things to do if you’re looking to save money – and some things you shouldn’t do.

16 November 22
5 minute read

Cash accounting vs traditional accounting

What’s cash accounting? How does it compare to traditional accounting? Find out how each accounting method works – and how to decide which approach is right for you.

24 October 22
8 minute read

Small business grants in the UK

Looking for a business grant to get your venture off the ground? We take you through the basics and answer some common questions about grants for small businesses.

06 October 22
3 minute read

What is business turnover and how do you calculate it?

Turnover is a key figure for all small businesses. This back-to-basics guide will help you understand what turnover is, when you might use it and how to calculate it.