Finance

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Attracting investment

Attracting investors is a difficult process. This is especially true for new businesses without trade history. But here are a few tips to help you.

Accounting

Finance for non-financial managers

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Finance for non-financial managers

Understanding the basics of financial management gives you an informed view about the company’s performance, and allows you to play a strategic role.

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Interest on late payments

Avoid cash flow problems and encourage your customers to pay on time by charging interest on late payments. Our guide to your rights.

Insurance

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Q&A: Business insurance

PolicyBee answers questions about business insurance, including which types you may need, how to make a successful claim and how to minimise risk.

Pensions

Pensions for business owners

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Pensions for business owners

As a business owner, pension planning should be part of your overall planning for financing your business and realising the value built up in it.

Pensions for senior managers

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Pensions for senior managers

A good pension scheme can be an invaluable benefit for attracting and retaining key senior staff. Our guide to the options available.

Tax

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eBay and tax

It is possible to make quite a bit of money selling your old stuff on eBay or at a car boot sale. But where do HM Revenue and Customs draw the line?