Not just business – it’s personal

There are 5.4 million companies in the UK and more than 90% have less than ten employees. That is a large chunk of businesses within which success and failure is resting on a limited number of people. If you own or work in a small business, you’ll probably recognise the increased workload and mad rush when someone is off unexpectedly for a few days.  (more…)

The benefits of using a commercial mortgage broker

Acquiring a commercial mortgage is a complex process which can quickly become confusing. But it needn’t be.

A good commercial mortgage broker is there to help and support you through the process and ensure you get the best and most suitable deal. They will usually work with a number of financial institutions and may be able to offer a range of ‘deals’ so that you can select the most appropriate for your business and it’s objectives.  But it doesn’t stop there. (more…)

Help-to-Buy ISA – Don’t worry, your saving has not been in vain

If you are a First-Time-Buyer, you may have seen the articles in the news this past weekend on how the 500,000 people who have taken advantage of the Help-to-Buy ISA scheme to pay for a deposit on their first home have been ‘scammed’.

Don’t freak out just yet! Your dreams of home ownership may still be realised so please read on. (more…)

Brexit and Remortgaging

The Brexit vote is without doubt the most significant change that the UK has seen in decades. This has caused confusion in many areas including the housing market.  But what does Brexit mean for house prices and the housing market?  (more…)

You’re the only one holding the baby!

Since 2011 the number of start-ups businesses launched in Britain has significantly increased year-on-year. Today alone there have been 2476 new businesses launched.

Whether you’re at the beginning of your entrepreneurial journey with your business already launched, or you are just thinking about starting your own business – key person insurance should be on your list of essential things to consider. (more…)

Why Use a Mortgage Broker?

Buying your first home, moving home or re-mortgaging can involve a number of costs. Understandably you will want to save money where possible, and will ask yourself why you should pay for a mortgage broker service. What can a mortgage broker can do that you can’t? (more…)