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02/10/2019
Deciding when and how to get a business loan can be a daunting process. The good news is that it doesn’t have to be needlessly complicated. Before you get started, it is wise to know what options are available for you and what is required from your end. Read our guide on business loans to find how to compare business loans and take away the guesswork.
How to Make Debt Work for Your Business
16/09/2019
We all heard the old saying that to make money one must spend money, and it’s somehow true. Business owners need money to secure growth for their businesses. Investing in equipment, advertising, hiring, inventory or property can make a huge difference in today’s business environment.
31/08/2019
Check out our can't-miss list of the best free tools and resources that make for great alternatives to the most popular paid tools and services.
16/08/2019
It’s important to understand how applying for a business loan with personal guarantee works. Entrepreneurs can grow their companies by accessing financing for new fintech companies, faster and easier online. Find out all you need to know about how personal guarantees work with business loans
plan for small business
12/07/2019
If you run a small business, you know there are many topics to consider. We believe you're left to focus on these 8 subjects when attempting to grasp all accessible data
relieved business owner ferratum business blog
26/06/2019
Most business owners think that it’s hard to qualify for a small business loan, mostly after they were rejected by a bank. After talking to a lot of small business owners we say that it’s not hard to qualify for a small business loan.
Financial advice
23/05/2019

Small and medium-size companies are the core of the European economy.

5 steps on how to build good credit reputation for your small business
14/05/2019
We all know that maintaining a good personal credit reputation is highly valued in our current economy. It also affects you as a business owner and can impact your company's financial abilities.
Does Your Small Business Offer A Loyalty Program?
30/08/2018
If you think that loyalty or reward programs are only for “big box” stores and supermarket chains, think again. Brand awareness and marketing are crucial for every small business and giving your customers value and earning their loyalty...
How Much Money Can I Get From A Business Loan?
08/08/2018
When it comes to running a small or medium business, time is always of the essence. Whether it’s vendors who need to be paid, paying staff, production costs, or inventory, we know that every day and every cent can make a difference...
Why You Should Attend Conferences As A Small Business Owner
04/07/2018
As a small business owner, when it comes to finding inspiration, keeping on top of the latest trends in your industry, and connecting with potential partners and customers, there´s no better opportunity than at conferences.
Why It´s Important To Pay Your Bills On Time
28/06/2018
If you´re running a small or medium business, chances are you´re familiar with the expression “when it rains, it pours”. Between inventory, production, and marketing costs, equipment hire, and employee salaries, having enough working capital to...
A Day in The Life of an SME Owner
28/05/2018

If you´re running an SME, you probably don’t need anyone to tell you that it’s not quite like working a 9 to 5. The point where most people end a typical work day often marks the halfway point for those running a small business.

The Rule of 7 and The Key Ingredient For Small Businesses
10/05/2018

If you´re running a small business, you´ve more than likely heard of the marketing rule of 7.

 

The rule says that a would-be customer needs to see or hear about your company or product at least seven times before becoming a customer.

 

The theory goes that:

The 80/20 Rule For Small Businesses
24/04/2018

The 80/20 rule, otherwise known as The Pareto principle is an observation and theory that says approximately 80% of the effects or outcomes of a situation come from 20% of the causes.