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The Best Accounting Software to Manage Your Small Business Better in an Hour per Week

While there is a lot of freedom in working for yourself (you can be your own boss and work from wherever you want), you must keep on top of your accounts to stay afloat. While this is such a vital part of running your small business, often you don’t have the time or drive to get on top of your bookkeeping. But the bills and taxes are still there and must be paid! So what options do you have? Here is how [...]

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Affiliate Marketing – An Effective Tool for Small Business

Affiliate marketing is becoming one of the most efficient and effective ways for merchants to advertise online.The basic idea behind affiliate marketing is that a merchant rewards a website owner for the leads or sales they generate through promoting a product on their site. Affiliate marketing is becoming one of the most efficient and effective ways for merchants to advertise online. It is also a very easy way for anyone with a website to make some extra money without having [...]

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UK Small Business Start-Ups on the Rise

UK businesses are finding it easier than ever to grow with smaller costs for startups and greater confidence in the economy. Due to this there is an entrepreneurial boom taking place all across the UK, with lots of new business ventures. Freelancer.co.uk have have studied 300,000 businesses and discovered that the number of people starting up micro-businesses and hiring people for part-time work has risen by 24% over the last 12 months. The study also shows that this rise in confidence among small [...]

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Receivables Management – Improving Cash Flow in Your Small Business

Late payments and outstanding accounts receivable have been named the most common causes of cash flow crises in the UK. Businesses in the UK are growing more and more concerned about their cash flow over recent years. A survey by Santander Corporate & Commercial reveals that almost one in six UK small businesses say they are ‘very’ concerned about managing cash flow effectively over the next 12 months, with a further 27 per cent saying they are ‘quite’ concerned. So how [...]

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Why Should I Use Small Business Invoicing Software?

I think the benefits of using small business invoicing software to create your invoices are pretty obvious! Not only can you create invoices quickly and easily, but there are also extra things that will help your business become more efficient and give you better insights into your business and customers. One of the biggest benefits is, that after creating it, your invoice can be sent immediately and you can choose whether you want to print it or not. You can [...]

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How Accounting Software Can Save You Time

We all know that time is money in business, and anything that takes you away from growing your business is costing you! An easy accounting program will save you time and money because you can get started straight away without having to spend weeks learning to use it.  It will also help you to minimise mistakes, enhance your business processes, and help you complete tasks more efficiently. A lot of businesses still prepare their accounts using excel, which is slow [...]

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Starting a business and VAT

Starting a Business – The Small Business Guide to VAT

One of the first taxes you are likely to come across when starting a small business is VAT, and it’s one of those things that can sometimes cause confusion or headaches if you don’t understand it properly. While VAT is generally pretty straightforward, there are some more tricky areas, so in addition to the small business guide to VAT, please do take advice from your accountant. Does VAT apply to me? VAT (Value Added Tax) is a tax that is charged [...]

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How accounting software can save your small business hours of work

We all know that time is money in business, and anything that takes you away from growing your business is costing you! An easy accounting program will save you time and money because you can get started straight away without having to spend weeks learning to use it.  It will also help you to minimise mistakes, enhance your business processes, and help you complete tasks more efficiently. A lot of businesses still prepare their accounts using excel, which is slow [...]

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7 Great Reasons to use Easy Accounting Software in your Small Business

As the owner of a small business you would probably rather be doing what you love and making money rather than doing your bookkeeping, right? Most people find doing the accounting for their small business frustrating, but maintaining good records is so important, that it should really be as simple as possible! Well, here’s the good news- there is an easy fix to your bookkeeping woes. Cashflow Manager is a simple small business accounting program that has been designed for [...]

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The Small Business Guide to a Stress-Free End of Financial Year

The end of the financial year can be a stressful time for small business owners due to the reporting obligations you have to take care of as a business.  You have commitments to HMRC that you need to meet and information you need to give to your accountant. It can be especially daunting if there are new laws or regulations that apply to running a business. The key to a stress-free financial year is to get organised and maintain a [...]

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