Help for Carillion’s stricken suppliers

Thousands of Small businesses across Britain have been hit, the British Business Bank offers a lifeline. About Contact us – solving your problems The fallout around Carillion’s collapse hits thousands of small businesses As small businesses across a multitude of business sectors are facing the realisation that their biggest customer has gone to […]

Don’t panic – interest rates are rising but it’s not the end of the world

Rising interest rates?

Thanks to the Morning Advertiser for a great article explaining the impact of the recent interest rate hike on the licensed trade. The main points being; A £250,000 mortgage will increase by around £30 per month. A £500,000 mortgage will increase by around £60 per month. For the typical publican therefore, the impact of the hike […]

6 Common mistakes your business may suffer from

Avoid these simple start up mistakes

6 common mistakes your business may suffer from… About Contact us Are you dreaming of starting your own business? Here is a glimpse of the typical mistakes observed in small businesses to ensure a flawless and smart venture on your part… Location, location, location! Firstly, where you choose to begin your adventure is crucial […]

How to Start Up a Pub

pub finance, purchasing a pub

How to Start Up a Pub Dreaming of running a pub? Not sure which of a managed, tenancy, leased or freehold pub is right for you? When looking for pubs for sale there are a lot of decisions to make, but as commercial mortgage brokers, Acorn.Finance are able to help. When an entrepreneur embarks on […]

Shawbrook “Spring Fling”

grow your portfolio this spring

0.25% discount on Shawbrook arrangement fees It’s spring and Shawbrook Bank are helping to get things growing by offering discounts to our clients during March. All residential investment, bridging and refurbishment clients will benefit by a 0.25% discount off their arrangement fees. The discount is for new customers and existing clients and will be applied […]

Health and Safety for small business owners

If you think safety is expensive, try having an accident! I’m going to start with the obvious question, what is health and safety?  Well in a nut shell health and safety is all about making sure that people are not injured or made ill by work. The health side focusses on ill health effects like […]