Small Businesses dealing with increasing costs

In recent weeks it’s been difficult to escape the discussions around small businesses dealing with increasing costs, led by the large increases in the price of fuel and energy for both heating and production. This has led to many businesses … Continued

What to know BEFORE appointing an accountant

When running your own business, one of the things you need to do is appoint an accountant. Accountants provide small businesses with a range of services including bookkeeping, preparing financial statements, calculating tax and advice on minimising tax and other … Continued

Meeting with Small Business Minister, Paul Scully MP

On Wednesday the 26th January I had the opportunity to sit down with the Small Business Minister, Paul Scully MP and we went through the following agenda. Introduction to the Forum of Private Business and Forum of British Pubs The … Continued

Pay.UK – the next step in Bacs’ evolution

Dougie Belmore is the Chief Payments Officer of Pay.UK, the company which was created to bring together the UK’s foremost payment schemes, including Bacs, in 2018; Dougie is responsible for the operation of Direct Debit and Bacs Direct Credit as … Continued