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Seven facts you should know about online lending

Date: 13 March 2017

By: Weronika Slowinska

Building support when you're starting up

Date: 8 March 2017

By: Jean Gamester

How to get a mortgage if you run your own business

Date: 20 February 2017

By: Pete Mugleston

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How to get a mortgage if you run your own business

If you run a business and take a limited salary or dividends it can be hard to qualify for a mortgage. But that is now changing says Pete Mugleston.

Date: 20 February 2017   By: Pete Mugleston

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Are you ready for auto-enrolment?

Although it is a topic that is now on most small business owners' radar, it seems that some businesses are still unprepared for the change.

Date: 25 February 2016   By: Guest contributor

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Autumn Statement 2014 - coverage on the Donuts

The Chancellor of the Exchequer, George Osborne, will announce the 2014 Autumn Statement on Wednesday 3 December. Throughout the day, Start Up Donut will be covering the key points from the Autumn Statement 2014 affecting small businesses:...

Date: 1 December 2014   By: Fiona Prior

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The potential offered by cloud-based accounting systems

Many new businesses use Excel spreadsheets to keep financial records when they start up. And while the familiarity, ease of use and affordability of this is understandable, as small businesses grow, by launching new products, opening at other locations or otherwise expanding their geographical reach...

Date: 7 October 2014   By: Guest contributor

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Budget 2014: small business winners and losers

George Osborne’s 2014 Budget was announced on Wednesday, bringing with it tax changes, legislative tweaks, gains for some and losses for others. With little spare cash to play with, what did the Government announce for the UK’s entrepreneurs?...

Date: 21 March 2014   By: Guest

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What you need to know about finding an accountant

The term “accountant” is not regulated, so anyone can call themselves an accountant regardless of their background, experience, training or professional qualifications.

Date: 21 November 2011   By: Elaine Clark