The Importance of Good Accountancy in Business

A world without accounting would mean chaos, accountants keep everything ticking over from helping manage businesses finances to making sure staff get paid on time.  Without a good financial and accounting structure, the world would simply struggle to function and more importantly your business. In the world of business good accounting from a professional accountant is key. Analysis and Decision … Read More

Is Your Memory as Good as it Was?

We all try hard to remember information, and every minute of every day we add to that information. Take notes at meetings, or when on the telephone. Record them in a book. And when the book is full, start another. But what do you do if you simply cannot remember? Have you a fall back position? Make a mnemonic device … Read More

Payment Scams

Payment Scams are Targeting Businesses like Yours. Criminals are sending emails and text messages that make it appear that your staff, suppliers or even bank officials are asking for payments.  If you don’t know how to spot these fake messages, your business could lose thousands. These unauthorised push payment scams, in which people were conned into transferring money into other … Read More

Financial Success – How ready are you?

Are you Financially Fit for Business Success? Being financially fit for success when it comes to business is not just about having some money in the bank. It goes way beyond that. There are actually 5 core areas in our opinion that, with commitment, give you everything you need to become financially fit: Mindset and TeamPositivity is key to growing … Read More

Meetings, Bloody Meetings

Keep your meetings brief by taking to them a list of points you want to get answered at the meeting. Most people simply do not prepare and “wing it”. But by taking just a few minutes to think through what you want from the meeting, you will be surprised at how much you can achieve.You see, the meeting becomes yours, … Read More

Half Your Bookkeeping Time

Are you using a cloud accounting system? If not, seriously look at getting one, as they will save you huge amounts of time. Even if you consider your business too small, you can still save time and effort using a cloud based system. Are you using a cloud accounting system? If not, seriously look at getting one, as they will … Read More

Making Tax Digital

Few people are aware of HMRC’s intention to make all tax digital by 2020, eradicating form filling and dealing with your tax affairs in real time. Everyone and every business will have their own tax account, and they will be able to make payments at any time to help them keep on top of their tax liabilities. In April HMRC … Read More

10 Reasons Why We Love Xero

From Zero To Xero! Xero is the revolutionary new way to keep your bookkeeping in order and chase up money owed to you all rolled together in a handy software package. For just £20 a month + VAT (£25 + VAT for Multicurrency) subscription you will have access to lots of great features that you will soon begin to wonder how … Read More

Accounting Tips For Small Business

Keeping Control of Your Finances. Running your own business no matter what size it might be, is a rewarding and sometimes a challenging time, but it’s also a rewarding opportunity. According to recent research, 40 percent of small business owners said they can’t keep a track of their own accounting, and a need an accountant to manage and control their … Read More

Choosing An Accountant For Your Business

The Right Accountant. If you’re looking to hire an accountant or accountancy company to handle and manage your business’s accounting, then it’s important to make sure you’re choosing one that suits you and your business. Most businesses find choosing accounting firms a difficult decision, by following a few simple steps, it can make it easy to find the right accountant … Read More