Monthly Archives: April 2020

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New 100% Government-Backed Loan Scheme

The Government has announced a new 100% Government-Backed Loan Scheme for small businesses. It will make available loans of up to £50,000 and provide lenders with a 100% guarantee for the loan and pay any fees and interest for the first 12 months. No repayments will be due during the first 12 months. The loans will […]

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Business Support

With the various schemes and funding available to help support businesses during these troubling times, it can be difficult to fully understand what support you are eligible to receive. The government business support finder tool can help reduce the confusion by providing a list of the support available to you as a business or a […]

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Self-employment Income Support Scheme

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Self-employment Income Support Scheme

The Government has launched a scheme for the self-employed to help them during this difficult time. We recognise that you will know colleagues, family, and friends who are self-employed and therefore we wanted to provide you with further information to assist. Coronavirus (COVID-19) Self-employment Income Support Scheme This scheme will allow the self-employed to claim […]

Furlough Leave & Government Assistance

Furlough Leave and the Government Assistance

Under the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme, the Government has put into place emergency measures to avoid workers being laid off or face redundancies as a result of the ongoing health crisis. By making their employees furloughed and placing them on furlough leave, employers will be able to access support to help cover the wages of […]