Do you need financial advice?

Do you need financial advice?

Many of our members are having difficulties with finance at the moment. The Business Interruption Loans schemes are difficult to navigate and offering high-interest rates above 8%. Some businesses are being offered standard commercial loans from the bank instead. The grants are not yet up and running. Furloughing is being implemented but does not work […]

Health and Safety Guide 2020

Health and Safety Guide 2020

The 23rd edition of the Forum of Private Business Health and Safety guide is now available for our members April 2020. It is a vital business resource for any business owner not only our members and it will give you peace of mind to know that you will be fully up to speed and compliant […]

Claiming expenses as a sole trader

Claiming expenses as a sole trader

A sole trader can be a graphic designer, gas worker, plumber, hairdresser, therapist or in any other industry that you will incur costs as a result of running your own business. Some of the costs incurred could be claimed as business expenses but do you know what you can be claiming for? As a sole […]

Health and Safety Guide 2019

Health and Safety Guide 2019

The twenty-second edition of the Forum of Private Business Health and Safety guide will be available for our members from week commencing 8th April 2019. It is a vital business resource for any business owner not only our members and it will give you peace of mind to know that you will be fully up to speed […]