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Trades Targeted by Thieves

For electricians, plumbers, roofers and general builders, the van is a vital piece of equipment. Used to transport supplies, tools and practical equipment, the van is far more than a means of transport. With the van on site, or on the driveway, everything that you might need for the job is at hand. The trouble […]

Business Prospects Following Brexit

Prior to the vote on whether to remain or leave the European Union, there were plenty of dire warnings about the future for British business. The prospect of a collapsing economy didn’t paint a pretty picture for a future following Brexit. Despite this, the majority of voters opted to leave. As the results came in, […]

Protecting your Business

The majority of business owners have invested considerable time, energy and financial costs into setting up their company. Having made the decision to be their own boss, rather than an employee, they face considerable responsibility for making the business work. Having put everything into getting a business up and running, it becomes a priority to […]

Is It Time To Become Self Employed?

According to the latest Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) report, the number of self employed people in the UK is at its highest levels in 40 years. Self employment now accounts for 15% of the total UK workforce, which is up from 12% at the turn of the Millennium. Technology and Self Employment The affordability […]

Weird and Wonderful Collections

Research has suggested that around a third of the UK’s population has a collection of some kind. In our parent or grandparent’s generation, stamp collecting was a common pastime. The real enthusiasts would scour the Stanley Gibbons Catalogue and wander the stamp dealer’s stalls along The Strand in London in search of a missing gem. […]