2015 is still quite new and this means the inevitable flood of new TV series. One such is The Fixer, featuring Alex Polizzi, the “champion of small businesses”. The programme features a different small business each week that is in some way struggling. It is up to Alex to find fixes for a variety of […]
Now the New Year is well under way, it is easy for a small business to get overwhelmed by day to day operational issues and forget its New Year’s resolutions for business improvement in 2015. Just to give you some food for thought, and spur you into action, we’ve put together the following five tips […]
On Wednesday 15th October 2014, Fair Business Loans was delighted to co-launch a series of free business events called Let’s Do Business in collaboration with Bootstrap, another award winning social business supporting enterprises. In fact we recently helped Bootstrap themselves to finance their own future which you can read more about in our upcoming blog.
“So, this is Christmas
And what have you done?
Another year over
A new one just begun . . . “
At this time of year the usual repertoire of Christmas songs, films, shows and stories does the rounds once again. One of the old classics is A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens. The story starts off with the central character, Ebenezer Scrooge. Scrooge is described as “a squeezing, wrenching, grasping, scraping, clutching, covetous, old sinner!” […]
Have you encountered the “NBC” phenomenon yet?! Not Before Christmas, that is! It seems that no sooner are we into December than the imminent approach of Christmas is being used as a justification for all kinds of delays. This can affect all areas of business from those affecting domestic consumers – such as property sales, […]
As you may know, Fair Business Loans have been supporting business growth in London with small business loan services for 10 years. During that time, our own business has also been growing steadily and we are now firmly established as one of the leading social enterprises in the UK delivering sustainable and scalable financial services, […]
It’s getting into the festive season and we wonder how many people will be making New Year’s resolutions? The list is endless but often tends to revolve around areas such as getting fitter, doing something new or different, and achieving a better work-life balance! Sadly, the enthusiasm and energy for all of these good intentions […]
It’s the age-old dilemma for small businesses. When to expand? Things are going well, the business is established and consistently bringing in a healthy turnover. You could keep going on this basis – but for how long? The wise entrepreneur will always be looking further ahead, albeit to a future that is unpredictable. To help […]
Prime Minister David Cameron said that Fair Business Loans “has supported 200 London businesses to access the finance they need to get started or grow.”
At Fair Business Loans we are pleased and proud to be associated with the whole ethos of Big Society. We are determined to lead the way in providing small business funding on a fair basis…