How to shout loudest when chasing SME debts

How to shout loudest when chasing SME debts

After years of successive governments stressing the contribution SMEs make to the nation’s economy and pledging to take action on issues like business rates, punishing quarterly rents…

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After years of successive governments stressing the contribution SMEs make to the nation’s economy and pledging to take action on issues like business rates, punishing quarterly rents…

4% of firms face debt payment problems if base rate rises

4% of firms face debt payment problems if base rate rises

Nearly 80,000 UK businesses are worried about the impact a base rate rise could have on their debt payment problems, according to recently published figures from R3,…

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Nearly 80,000 UK businesses are worried about the impact a base rate rise could have on their debt payment problems, according to recently published figures from R3,…

Careful cash flow ‘is a must’ in uncertain economy

Careful cash flow ‘is a must’ in uncertain economy

SMEs have been told that times of uncertainty in the economy make it “a must” to adopt more careful cash flow practices in order to protect money coming into and going out from the company.…

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SMEs have been told that times of uncertainty in the economy make it “a must” to adopt more careful cash flow practices in order to protect money coming into and going out from the company.…

Debt recovery and the Bank of England base rate

Debt recovery and the Bank of England base rate

Debt recovery and the Bank of England base rate

The Bank of England’s Monetary Policy Committee made headlines in the financial pages in June with the news that the decision to keep the historically low base rate of 0.25% – …

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Debt recovery and the Bank of England base rate

The Bank of England’s Monetary Policy Committee made headlines in the financial pages in June with the news that the decision to keep the historically low base rate of 0.25% – …

Debt recovery vs. small claims court – which should I use?

Debt recovery vs. small claims court – which should I use?

Debt recovery vs. small claims court – which should I use?

Most people know that when chasing a debt, the options include debt recovery via a specialist debt collections company, or taking the debtor through the small claims court and …

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Debt recovery vs. small claims court – which should I use?

Most people know that when chasing a debt, the options include debt recovery via a specialist debt collections company, or taking the debtor through the small claims court and …

What is the current statutory interest rate on late payments?

What is the current statutory interest rate on late payments?

What is the current statutory interest rate on late payments?

If you have clients who owe you overdue invoices, it’s important to know the current statutory interest rate on late payments, so that you can chase for payment of the …

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What is the current statutory interest rate on late payments?

If you have clients who owe you overdue invoices, it’s important to know the current statutory interest rate on late payments, so that you can chase for payment of the …

Ways a debtor avoids paying

Ways a debtor avoids paying

Ways a debtor avoids paying

Late payment is bad enough, but all too often a debtor avoids paying completely – or at least tries to – and this can leave you with a mountain to climb when trying to get …

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Ways a debtor avoids paying

Late payment is bad enough, but all too often a debtor avoids paying completely – or at least tries to – and this can leave you with a mountain to climb when trying to get …

Why do I need a cash flow statement

Why do I need a cash flow statement

Why do I need a separate cash flow statement?

Cash flow features regularly in our articles – and like many other people, we often refer to it as the “life blood” of any business, as it represents the net balance …

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Why do I need a separate cash flow statement?

Cash flow features regularly in our articles – and like many other people, we often refer to it as the “life blood” of any business, as it represents the net balance …

Why the small claim courts aren’t working

Why the small claim courts aren’t working

Why the small claims courts aren’t working

Despite dizzying increases in court fees in recent years, the small claims courts are still not working as well as they should for claimants, and too many rulings in favour of the claimant …

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Why the small claims courts aren’t working

Despite dizzying increases in court fees in recent years, the small claims courts are still not working as well as they should for claimants, and too many rulings in favour of the claimant …

How can debt recovery tackle rising court costs?

How can debt recovery tackle rising court costs?

How can debt recovery tackle rising court costs?

Barely a year goes by without an increase in the court fees for civil claims, including taking a debtor to court – and the increases in just the past three years have …

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How can debt recovery tackle rising court costs?

Barely a year goes by without an increase in the court fees for civil claims, including taking a debtor to court – and the increases in just the past three years have …