Category Archives: CashFlow

How do I take cash out of my limited company?

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You’ve got your new company up and running and you’ve started trading, but how do you take cash out of your limited company?   The golden rule to remember is that the company is not yours, it’s a separate legal entity to you, and you are effectively an employee, as a director. Equally if you’re […]

Why isn’t my profit the same as my bank balance?

How many times have you looked at your profits, but can’t work out why you don’t have the cash in the bank to show for it? Why doesn’t your profit equal your cash? How frustrating is that?   Well, there are lots of reasons why your profit isn’t the same as the cash you have in […]

Where has all the cash gone?

Ever look at your business bank account and wonder where all the cash has gone?   With the challenges we’re currently facing with the pandemic, it’s more crucial than ever to understand where your cash has gone, and make a plan to take control of it. Most business owners have historically stripped all the cash […]

Bounce Back Loans: Pay as you Grow Options

With the first bounce back loan repayments around the corner, let’s have a look at the options you have to delay or reduce these repayments. The Government has announced a Pay As You Grow scheme, meaning that you have more options and flexibility now around how you repay your loan. This is going to provide […]

Government launch £20 million small business recovery grant

Now more than ever, small business owners need a good plan in place for recovery, and a handle on how much cash their business needs to survive and thrive into the future.   UPDATE: Marches LEP grant applications will be live on 14 October. More info here On Tuesday 15 September 2020 the Government is […]

COVID-19 Survive and Thrive Recovery Plan

We probably don’t need to remind you of all the challenges that Covid-19 has brought for small businesses – so we won’t! Instead we would rather spread the message of encouragement that many small businesses can and have flourished during the Pandemic, and it all starts with having a plan. We’ve been working with some […]

Herefordshire Grants – what’s available for businesses and charities?

createNow is the time to boost your business, and there are loads of grants available to help you do just that. *16 June 2020 update on Discretionary Grant Funds: Herefordshire Council have now launched their discretionary grant funds, with Government funding. These grants are aimed at small businesses who missed out on the initial Business […]