Local Authority Discretionary Grant

Over the course of the pandemic the UK government has introduced various schemes each with the aim of supporting various sectors of the UK economy and society. Much of the support has been by way of grants, such as the small business grant, the Retail, Hospitality and Leisure Grant and the furlough scheme...

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Money Creation

Let me start by posing an interesting question. As a business owner, what would you do if you had a machine that could make widgets without the need for any raw materials?

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Are you a first-time buyer? Would you like £3,000 for free?

There are many people who already know what a ‘Help to Buy ISA’ is, and some that may even have one, but for those who don’t, there is a deadline looming which you shouldn’t let pass by accidentally. After 30 November 2019 you will not be able to open any new Help to Buy ISA’s and if you do qualify and don’t open one, that could mean missing out on up to £3k tax-free.

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Is Your IT Infrastructure Holding You Back?

As 2016 draws to a close and businesses from across our region reflect on the good and the bad of another year passed, many it seems, have had a common anchor holding them back from progress and growth over the last 12 months. Digital technology.

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