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…)
Everyone has heard of buy-to-let but not many people know about its mirror image product, let-to-buy. (more…)
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…)
More than 80% of small businesses in the UK do not have Key Person Insurance. Not only does this service provide financial cover and security should an important employee fall ill, but it can act as a great incentive for investors if you are looking to grow the business. (more…)
A new study has revealed that approximately 47% of British parent do not have life insurance and 44% have never discussed the financial implications of death with their partner or family. In Wales, the figures are even higher, with 64% saying they do not have life insurance cover. (more…)
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…)
One way businesses can boost their cash flow is by refinancing their commercial mortgage- but what does this involve?
This move can have a number of benefits but it is not for everyone, so it needs careful consideration of all the information and the pros and cons before jumping in to it. (more…)
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…)
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…)
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…)