Ryan Barnett explains why Shared Parental Leave (SPL) should be extended to the self-employed.
- 15 Jul 2019
No one sets out to make a mistake in their work, but what happens if something just goes wrong?
Over the last two years, more coverage has been given to Brexit and the property market than almost any other topic. But how are they interlinked? And what has Brexit meant for borrowers?
All freelancers know what it’s like to go through a lean patch. But if there’s one time of year that’s almost guaranteed to be quieter if you’re self-employed, it’s the summer. It’s not called the silly season for nothing!
It's a story that contractors and freelancers are all too familiar with: you complete your contract, you send your invoice, wait for payment, and then nothing. The payment deadline comes and goes, and the money still isn’t in your bank account.
Although market changes aren´t easy to predict, there is plenty that can be done to assess potential opportunities and threats. If you´re not used to doing this, here are three questions to consider.
Maximise your time and potential by using these helpful apps and tools to manage everything from fay-to-day finances to the big picture stuff.
All of a sudden, where you had an accounts or HR department to sort your taxes and pensions, you now are responsible for it. This can be overwhelming at the best of times and is why IPSE has introduced a range of membership benefits over the years that aim to take away this burden, and help its members save money.
SMEs and micro-businesses are just as much at risk from hackers as big name businesses. Aon provides key steps to protect yourself.
It's important that all freelancers understand what IR35 is and how it is set to change. Get the latest update in this IR35 explainer.
Finance expert, Founder of Young Money Blog, Author of Spare Change and Journalist, Iona Bain answers, "How do I keep up-to-date with changes in finance law?"
Making Tax Digital may not sound like the most interesting subject under the sun, but it could have a big impact on your business. Andy Chamberlain has the lowdown…
Nine in ten self-employed people worry at least occasionally about their financial situation. Inna Yordanova explains these findings and explores what needs to be done to change this.
Independent business consultant, Tim Bradburn outlines the common financial pitfalls new freelancers often face and how to avoid them.