Articles, guides and news on banking for UK small businesses. Topics covered include: payments and accounts, financial support, loans and lending, and general banking services for SMEs.


Banking on a pension

Put yourself in Sir Fred Goodwin's shoes.


Bank charges ‘big problem for small business’

Bank charges for small businesses are just another expense that will cause problems for start-ups.


No-win, no-fee targets banks

The news that Lloyds TSB has successfully fended off an attempt to claim back overdraft charges in a county court has again thrown the issue into the spotlight.

Small Business Banking

Opening a business bank account

It is not a legal requirement that you open business account – but there are several reasons why it is a good idea.

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Why you need a business bank account

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5 things every small business owner needs to know before starting

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Business management

How to create good cashflow habits

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Business Technology

How to keep your small business safe online

Here's how Security Service Edge from Vodafone can help to protect your SME from ever-increasing cyber threats