Business Funding

furlough statistics

Furlough Scheme Statistics 2020

The government’s new furlough scheme (officially named the "Job Retention Scheme") has helped millions of employees around the UK to keep their jobs and continue...
Crowdfunding for Businesses

Crowdfunding for Businesses

Crowdfunding is a form of alternative finance for businesses that’s perfect for entrepreneurs, new start-ups and pretty much anyone who has a good idea for...
The Ultimate Guide to Invoice Factoring

The Ultimate Guide to Invoice Factoring

If you’re a freelancer or small business owner, it’s likely that you’ve experienced problems with cashflow at some stage during your career. If you’re currently...
peer to peer loans for micro businesses

Peer to Peer Business Loans – A Guide

For freelancers and micro businesses looking for alternative business funding options to typical loans, peer to peer (p2p) loans might offer a solution. Here's our...
sole trader loans

Can Sole Traders Get Business Loans?

Being a sole trader as opposed to a limited company has both its advantages and disadvantages. As a freelancer, you've weighed those up and decided...

Business funding. Not exactly a laugh a minute, is it? But for freelancers or micro businesses considering their funding options, we compile options, opinion and expertise on business loans, grants and other funding.