Now is a Great Time to do an Annual Business Review

If your business is one of the many that closes or dramatically slows down over the Christmas and New Year period, what do you do with your time? One thing you can do is take some time to do a business review. This doesn’t have to be a formal process that is very involved and […]

How to Protect Your Business from Online Order Fraud

Online security is important to almost all businesses, but it is particularly important if you sell online and accept online payments. You can end up out of pocket and/or your reputation can be damaged through fraudulent transactions. In fact, research by Sage found that fraud is the number one issue for online customers – it […]

Working Capital Explained

One of the figures you will see in a set of management accounts is working capital. What exactly is working capital, however? How is it worked out, what is a good working capital figure, and when should you be worried? This article will answer your questions. In summary, working capital is a way for you […]

When Should You Get an Accountant?

When is the best time to hand all or some of your accounts and/or finances to an accountant? This is a question that everyone in business will ask at some stage, even if you are still in the concept and development phase of a new business. For us, it is a question we approach from […]