Category Archives: Finance

Cash handling policies and procedures with a policy example.

Cash handling policies and procedures with a policy example. Please note, access to these FAQ’s is totally free if you would like to subscribe (No Charge) on www.buyingapub.com, this is free to be read for your guidance and aimed to give you immediate access to helpful advice. If you subscribe you may download this information… Read More »

M&C June Newsletter, MRO, Caveat Emptor and Latest on Leases.

M&C June Newsletter, MRO, Caveat Emptor and Latest on Leases. We are still all waiting with baited breath on the final pronouncement of the Statutory Pubs Code that is now well past the specific date set by Parliament for publication, namely 26th May 2016. Whilst it is appreciated that Government have every desire to ensure… Read More »

You don’t need Property as Security – Business Finance up to £250,000

You don’t need Property as Security – Business Finance up to £250,000 No, you haven’t misread that. We have well established lines with reputable banks and lenders, who are able to provide finance for some businesses, up to as much as £250,000, without asking for a property as security. This can clearly result in further… Read More »

How to Crowdfund for a restaurant or leisure business successfully

How to crowdfund for a restaurant or leisure business successfully By Emma Eversham+Emma Eversham, 28-Sep-2015 Crowdfunding – the practice of funding a project or venture by raising many small amounts of money from a large number of people – is arguably no longer the ‘alternative’ finance method for hospitality businesses. http://www.bighospitality.co.uk/Features/Finance2/How-to-crowdfund-for-a-restaurant-successfully

Fragility of the Western Economy, some thoughts outside the box. (Quantitative Easing)

Fragility of the Western Economy, further thoughts outside the box. (Quantative Easing) We have suffered a drawn out recession, enormous Government borrowings, putting future generations in debt for many years with electoral promises of booms that will not happen, without describing roads that are breaking up, an NHS system that is suddenly exposed as failing… Read More »

Auto Enrolment a Nightmare for small businesses, without help or guidance.

Auto Enrolment a Nightmare for small businesses, without help or guidance. Auto Enrolment a great idea from the Government, to ensure that everyone has the option of a Pension. However, the reality at this moment of time is something else for a small employer. Every employer big or small has to be in a position… Read More »

Latest view on Business, Property, Rates and Rents that may affect your Business

Latest view on Business, Property, Rates and Rents that may affect your Business How easy it is to be lulled into a false sense of optimism with the onset of what looked like a glorious spring at the beginning of May.   A number of our clients in coastal/seaside locations have been ruing the foul weather… Read More »

The Banks say they are willing to lend. Do you believe them?

 At the end of January, I read that the British Bankers’ Association said that banks were now willing to lend more to small businesses. BBA boss Anthony Browne claimed that the “banks are open for business.” This would appear to be good news to small businesses and entrepreneurs, and seems to suggest that things might… Read More »