First time contracting guide: Reducing the risk of personal financial loss

There are many benefits that go hand-in-hand with pursuing a career as an independent contractor. Greater earning potential, better control over career progression and an improved work/life balance are likely to be just three of the reasons why you entered, or are considering entering, the world of contract work. With… View Article
Jennifer Gannon Jennifer Gannon , 25 January 2018

The golden rules of selecting business banking

Whether you are an independent or limited company contractor, choosing a bank to handle your hard-earned money shouldn’t be a decision taken lightly. As your business continues to grow and your profits increase, it will become increasingly important to keep your business finances and your personal expenditure separate. Opening a… View Article
Jude Eze Jude Eze , 23 January 2018

How tech can improve life as a contractor

The number of self-employed people is on the rise. Increasing by 50,000 to 4.81 million according to the latest UK Labour Market survey, the self-employed represent 15% of all people in work. Whether you’re an independent or limited company contractor, there are a selection of benefits that go hand-in-hand with… View Article
Chelsie Richardson Chelsie Richardson , 18 January 2018

Which accounting package is right for me

Outsourcing your accounting is worthwhile consideration for businesses and sole traders serving all industry sectors. Managing your business finances is a difficult job, and a daunting task for both those new to contracting and experienced contractors without the time to keep up with the latest accounting rules and regulations. By… View Article
Jennifer Gannon Jennifer Gannon , 16 January 2018