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The so called Markit Household Finance Index (HFI) is now reporting optimism amongst UK families about their current financial situation is at an all time high. Even Greece has now reported a budget surplus due to an increase in tourism! The survey was based on 1,500 UK households and...

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Cosmetic surgery is booming in the UK. Operations such as breast augmentation/ reduction ("boob job”), face/neck lifts, rhinoplasty ("nose job”), abdominoplasty ("tummy tuck”) and liposuction are now common, as are non surgical treatments such as botox or dermal fillers. These procedures...

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Late Payment of Debts

07 February 2014
By Fiona Gaskell
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A survey carried out by the Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) has revealed that more than half of its members who contract with larger private sector businesses were paid late during the last 12 months.  This is despite the fact that as long ago as 1998 legislation was introduced...

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Good cash flow is essential for any business to survive and flourish and never more so than for SMEs. Whether you are a sole trader or a limited company, if it is not monitored carefully there will be problems. Getting robust procedures in place will reduce the risk of being forced to start...

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When it comes to selling a business, serial entrepreneurs are in their element: having invested their money and usually considerable effort as well, this is payback time if the investment has gone well. However, for most people a sale is a once-in-a-lifetime occasion and a daunting...

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