Accounting Software

Which accounting software is best? It’s a question business owners ask a lot. My answer is always the same, and has been for 30 years. Without hesitation my answer is Sage. The reasons for this are numerous but include: Sage have been in business since 1981 They are a listed company Their products are used […]

Employee Theft

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Simple robust procedures, good bookkeeping and accounting and good software significantly reduce the risk, costs, and impact of theft

How bad is bad bookkeeping?

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How bad is bad bookkeeping? Well it’s scary stuff with plenty of horror stories. The right bookkeeper can save you time, money and a lot of headaches.

The Budget March 2021

The Chancellor Rishi Sunak

The Budget March 2021 was Chancellor Rishi Sunak’s second budget. Much of it was leaked prior, and there were few surprises. It was dominated by the coronavirus pandemic with no mention of Brexit.

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Pandemic

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As the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic hit the UK the government message was clear:
Stay Home, Save Lives and Protect the NHS. It was far too late.

Why open a Business Bank Account?

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Why any business should open a business bank account and what to look for when choosing a bank to partner with your business. It’s not just about bank fees