Finance Simplified

Helping you to understand business and acquisition finance.

How to boost your mood as a business owner

How to boost your mood as a business owner

Running a business can be hugely taxing on your mental health and mood. In addition to the usual challenges most of us face in their our daily lives, business ownership and management presents a tonne of different challenges that can negatively affect your mental and...

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Unsecured VS Secured Loan: What’s right for you?

Unsecured VS Secured Loan: What’s right for you?

Running a business is difficult, however it’s crucial for a business owner to understand what business finance is available and which one is appropriate for their business. Moreover, knowing the distinction between Unsecured and Secured loans and what they each offer...

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Why is working capital important?

Why is working capital important?

  Working capital is the life blood of your business. While most business owners are focused on profits, neglecting working capital can cause a lot of issues in your business, and make running it very stressful.  In this blog we will explore everything that you...

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Differences between unsecured and secured loans

Differences between unsecured and secured loans

In this article we’re going to explore the differences between unsecured and secured loans. When it comes to raising finance for your business, you’ll likely to encounter both of these finance options. While they share a lot in common, their differences can make all...

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10 tips for saving money as a small business

10 tips for saving money as a small business

If you're like other business owners, chances are most of your day is spent thinking about how you can grow the business further and how you can stay on top of delighting your existing customers. Reducing costs probably isn't something you spend much time thinking...

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5 tips to improve your funding application

5 tips to improve your funding application

If you're a business owner, at some point you may need to apply for funding. This could be because to plug some unexpected cash flow gaps, update old equipment or fuel expansion by taking advantage of a new market opportunity. Whatever the reason, applying for funding...

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Updates to the Recovery Loan Scheme

Updates to the Recovery Loan Scheme

Extension of the Recovery Loan Scheme   The original Recovery Loan Scheme launched in April 2021 to help businesses recover from the impacts of Covid-19. The original scheme was largely successful, helping nearly 19,000 businesses access an average of £202,000 in...

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What is revenue based financing?

What is revenue based financing?

Traditionally, commercial lending was focused on asset-based security. For years, this has proven to be a great option for a lot of businesses as typically they would have a lot of heavy assets like plant and machinery, property and other heavy assets that lenders...

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