Small businesses struggling with GDPR registration

Unless you’ve been living “off net” or on a different planet you’ll be familiar with GDPR by now. The legislation designed to help people gain greater control over their personal data with web giants such as Facebook, Google and Apple is causing problems with small businesses in the UK as they scramble to comply. For …

Can your customers always contact you?

Some industry research suggests that having an 0800 number for your business can get you up to 185% more phone calls from customers. The logic behind this is simple; if you make it free for people to call you there is no reason for them not to pick up the phone. Getting customers to call …

Business Telephone Number Jargon Buster

We have recently started to sell business telephone numbers, specifically we are selling 0800, 0843 and 0872 numbers, or as they are collectively known Non Geographic Numbers (NGNs). There is a lot of jargon surrounding telecoms and business telephone numbers. In this article we will try to explain what the most common terms mean and …

What is a partnership?

Partnership occurs where two or more people go into business together with the intention of making a profit. Establishing their business and registering as self-employed they share the decision making, any profits the business makes and also any debt the business accrues. The partnership business itself, has no separate legal structure and entirely rests on …

The Pros and Cons of Forming a Limited Company

The Pros and Cons of Forming a Limited Company We all know that there are a number of legal structures available when starting your own business, each with their own pros and cons. As a potential new start-up, you’ll be faced with deciding which would be most advantageous to you. Many people in a similar …