Cash Flow Problems

Cash Flow Problems

On the surface, managing the finances of a small business should be easy. You put money into one end, and money comes out of the other. And as long as the amount coming out is bigger than the amount you’re putting in, you’re succeeding. When it’s put...
Are you looking to Finance a Business Acquisition?

Are you looking to Finance a Business Acquisition?

Once you’ve identified the business or concern you wish to acquire you now need to finance it! This is where the help of an experienced funding broker is invaluable. Your time is precious, can you really afford to waste it? No matter how well versed you are with...
Costs of Apprenticeships – Viable or not?

Costs of Apprenticeships – Viable or not?

Last week the Federation of Small Businesses released a report called “Fit for the future: making the apprenticeship system work for small businesses”, with the aim of influencing the forthcoming government spending review. The report outlines serious concerns that...
Finding the Right Funding, Right Now.

Finding the Right Funding, Right Now.

At some point during their trading existence, most companies will require, or would benefit from, additional finance. Not all of them will apply for it – nor should they – but its important and reassuring to know that finance is available. This is an important...
SMEs, Hiring and the Current Business Environment

SMEs, Hiring and the Current Business Environment

With SMEs employing over 16 million people in the UK, according to the Federation of Small Businesses, they now account for over half the country’s working population. This means that their importance to the UK economy cannot be overstated. Their strategies and...