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  • 10 tips to consider before buying a business

    If you’ve decided to buy an existing business rather than starting a completely new venture, here are ten things to consider before taking the plunge:

  • 10 late payment excuses used by customers – and how to deal with them

    With late payment problems a constant burden for small business owners, we look at the most common delaying tactics used by customers, and how you can overcome these late payment excuses.

  • How peer-to-peer lending offers start-ups and small businesses a new funding option

    If you need more finance to grow your business, there are a number of options to consider. You could turn to your own personal savings, ask family members for help, get a bank loan, issue…

  • What is “gearing” and how can you make it work for your business?

    When people talk about ‘gearing’ in a business, they are usually referring to one of two types; Financial gearing Operational gearing Here’s a guide to what gearing is, and how you can use it to…

  • How to get the best price when selling your business

    For most business owners, selling their business is a once in a lifetime event. It’s also often the culmination of decades of hard graft so it’s important you get it right. With so much at…

  • Late payment debt recovery service for ByteStart visitors

    As late payment problems consider to plague small businesses, we have teamed up with a leading debt recovery service to ensure ByteStart visitors can receive help getting their invoices paid.