Monthly Archives: September 2015

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29 09, 2015

Five expenses you should be claiming for in your small business

By | September 29th, 2015|Tax tips|Comments Off on Five expenses you should be claiming for in your small business

You’re in business to make money. And a healthy profit at the end of the financial year is a sign that things are going well. […]

21 09, 2015

Six ways Safehands can help you celebrate National work – life week!

By | September 21st, 2015|Accounting|Comments Off on Six ways Safehands can help you celebrate National work – life week!

According to the Telegraph, there were 581,000 new companies founded last year; more than one a minute. Can you remember your reasons for wanting to run your own business? […]

15 09, 2015

Two ways Safehands can help you achieve the work / life balance

By | September 15th, 2015|Growing your business|Comments Off on Two ways Safehands can help you achieve the work / life balance

The Huffington Post reported that running a small business was more stressful than anything else in a small-business owner’s life — including raising children. The article said maintaining a small business causes nearly three times as much stress as raising children, more than four times as much as managing their personal finances and twice as much as maintaining a relationship with a partner! […]

9 09, 2015

Partnership, Sole trader or Limited Company – Which Should You Choose?

By | September 9th, 2015|Getting started|Comments Off on Partnership, Sole trader or Limited Company – Which Should You Choose?

In a previous post, where we shared four steps to success and profit, we said we’d explore the differences and the pros and cons of setting up your business as a Partnership, Sole Trader, or Limited Company. When you’ve decided to take the leap of working for yourself, it can be difficult to know what to set yourself up as. We’ll outline the key aspects of each to help you make the choice. […]

2 09, 2015

Three benefits of Quickbooks bookkeeping software

By | September 2nd, 2015|Growing your business|Comments Off on Three benefits of Quickbooks bookkeeping software

Business owners are aware of the term ‘book keeping’ but do you know what it really means? And do you know which bookkeeping software you need? Put simply, book keeping is the day to day recording of the financial transactions that take place within your business. It might be an invoice to a customer, a payment in or a payment you make to a supplier. […]