Small Business Credit Score

Do you require a one-off business credit report on your…

You may require a one-off copy of your business credit report because you’re curious about your score, or you’ve been turned down for credit and want to know why. But have you ever considered the...

Blog - Mar 2016
How do I build a business credit profile?

Cash is king in business. Whether it’s servicing fixed costs or running new campaigns to attract new customers, everything has its price. If you have a vision for growth or you simply just want to...

Blog - Mar 2016
I’ve been refused business credit. What should I do now?

First of all, you’re not alone. Findings suggest that one in five applications for finance from the bank from small businesses were unsuccessful in the last quarter(1). Whether you’re a start-up...

Blog - Mar 2016
Credit check your customers to improve cash flow

Cash flow is the net amount of cash going in and out of the business. Positive cash flow indicates a company’s liquid assets are increasing, enabling it to settle debts, reinvest and give out...

Blog - Feb 2016
Nature versus nurture when it comes to adopting the best…

New research and insight from our Millennial Me & My Money report, reveals four out of five Millennials say they have received no formal financial...

Blog - Feb 2016
Cash-savvy millennials out-saving their free-spending parents

New research from our Millennial Me & My Money report, reveals nearly half that (45%) of Millennials (18-34 year olds) manage to save at least a quarter of their disposable income every month -...

Blog - Feb 2016
Why is your company credit report so important?

It’s simple…whether you’re applying for finance with a lender; credit with another business, competing in a tender process or simply trying to get a good deal on your business mobile contract,...

Blog - Dec 2015
First seven days of winding up order is crucial

A winding up order is very serious and is only normally served as a last resort. It’s a serious threat to the running of your company and following liquidation, directors can face possible personal...

Blog - Dec 2015
Why should you be credit checking your customers and suppliers?

Across the UK, SMEs are now owed at least £67.4 billion in unpaid invoices, an 8 per cent increase (on the same figure in 2014). The true number could be a lot higher as it doesn’t take into...

Blog - Dec 2015
Elderly home-owners increasingly targeted by identity thieves

Extended families from multi-cultural backgrounds also at higher risk, while two-thirds of all identity theft victims are also...

Blog - Nov 2015
Paying bills late could be more damaging than you think

According to new figures, the problem of late payments straining SMEs finances is getting worse; being owed a total of £67.4bn in unpaid invoices, that’s up 8 per cent from this time last year...

Blog - Oct 2015
Customer Testimonial: Best of British Manufacturing

A1 Flue Systems is a British-based commercial flue manufacturer that has been in operation for over 40 years. Employing 140 people in the Nottinghamshire area, it designs, manufactures and installs...

Blog - Oct 2015