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    UK employment contract: Checklist
    Apr 18, 2019  |  by Leanne Shrosbree
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    How “yours, mine and ours” complicates the estate planning process: Advice for blended families
    Apr 17, 2019  |  by Sherron Alexander-Bedingfield
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    11 excellent ways to spend your UK tax refund
    Apr 09, 2019  |  by Kobus Van den Bergh
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    Your guide to UK tax reliefs for SMEs
    Apr 04, 2019  |  by Scott Brown
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    The UK still the best country for business in 2019
    Apr 04, 2019  |  by Scott Brown
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    The perfect time to secure a better interest rate on your remortgage
    Apr 03, 2019  |  by Ian Henning
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    25% of UK spouse visa applications are refused every year – make sure yours isn’t one
    Apr 02, 2019  |  by Sam Hopwood
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    Australia’s new five-year parent visa – another way to bring your parents Down Under
    Apr 01, 2019  |  by Sam Hopwood
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    How to calculate your costs before you immigrate to the UK
    Mar 29, 2019  |  by John Dunn
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    Everything we know about the new Tier 1 Innovator visa
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    Increase your business’s bottom line with currency hedging

    by Calvin Matsaure | Jun 06, 2018
    If your business imports or exports, you inevitably have to deal with foreign currency payments. Due to currency fluctuations, this forex exposure can end up costing your business and affecting your bottom line. However, there is a solution: Currency hedging can be used to protect your business against exchange rate volatility, ensuring your cash flow is always protected.
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    Why international entrepreneurs continue to choose the UK for business

    by Scott Brown | Jun 06, 2018
    The ease of doing business, skilled workforce and potentially high return on investment are just some of the reasons entrepreneurs from all over the world flock to the UK to set up businesses. While the idea may initially seem daunting for those not born and raised in the UK, with a little guidance and advice, the process can be smooth sailing and hugely rewarding.
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    Don’t just see the world, experience it - go on a working holiday in the UK

    by Sam Hopwood | Jun 01, 2018
    Many people see a working holiday in the UK as the perfect way to fund their dream of travelling the world. A working holiday also allows you to gain international work experience, grow on a personal level and give you a whole new perspective on life and the world in general. Here are some great reasons why you should take the plunge and spend a few years working in the UK.
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    Does your SME need a Financial Director?

    by Scott Brown | May 30, 2018
    If you’re the owner of an SME in the UK, you’ve probably considered employing a Financial Director (FD) at some point. Although a valuable addition to your business, not many SMEs can afford to, or even need to, fill this position full-time. The truth is, depending on your business, you may be able to be equally successful without appointing an FD.
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    Why you want to get your hands on a UK Ancestry visa

    by John Dunn | May 22, 2018
    When it comes to UK visas, there’s one that remains universally popular: The UK Ancestry visa. There are many reasons why this visa is often thought to be the best visa for people looking to live and work in the UK. From the relatively easy to satisfy eligibility requirements, to the fact that it lets you bring your partner with you to the UK, it’s little wonder this visa is so prized among people with British-born grandparents.
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    5 accounting mistakes that put your small business at risk

    by Scott Brown | May 16, 2018
    Smaller businesses naturally have fewer resources than their larger counterparts. This often means that the accounting gets pushed to the wayside until it can no longer be ignored. It may not seem like the most exciting part of running a business, but it is extremely important. In this article we’ll look at some of the most common accounting errors that occur in small businesses, and what you need to do to ensure they don’t put your business at risk.
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    Is your forex broker saving or costing you money?

    by Tim Smith | May 15, 2018
    If you have a business with overseas suppliers, work abroad or make regular international money transfers for a pension or mortgage, you’re going to need to send money overseas. Currency exchange can be confusing and there’s a lot to think about before you start transferring. To help you navigate the minefield of foreign exchange, we’ve put together some useful tips to keep in mind when making international transfers.
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    7 in 10 contractors are stressed out by their accounts. Don't be like them.

    by Kobus Van den Bergh | May 09, 2018
    Self-employed individuals are the fastest growing section of the UK workforce. However, a recent survey of self-employed UK contractors found that, surprisingly, almost three quarters do their own accounting. The survey also found that doing your own accounts can lead to a lot of gnashing of teeth and incorrectly filed returns. Luckily, as with most things in life and business, there is a solution.
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    10 reasons why London is still our favourite city

    by Leanne Shrosbree | May 04, 2018
    London remains a top destination for anyone who’s looking to work, study or live abroad, and there are loads of great reasons for this. Whether you’re thinking of making the move overseas to give your career a boost, for a change of scenery or for the sheer thrill of the experience, it’s an opportunity many never regret taking. Here are 10 reasons why you must make London your next home.
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    No penny left behind! A guide to expenses for contractors and their limited company

    by Kobus Van den Bergh | Apr 25, 2018
    One of the perks of working as a limited company contractor is that you’re able to get tax relief on a wide variety of business-related expenses via your limited company. But we know, keeping track of your expenses can be tough and figuring out which expenses are tax-deductible and which aren’t can make your head begin to spin. To help you get started, we’ve put together a quick guide on tax-deductible expenses for UK contractors.
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