Employing new staff

Employing New Staff – Tips On Best Practice Including Payroll

We are really pleased to bring you a guest blog by Sam Swinstead from vivoHR. For most small business owners, if you’ve got it right and worked hard at it, there comes a point when you can’t do everything yourself anymore. Maybe you took on a sub-contractor or two, you’ve outsourced a few things and now you’ve reached that next step - time to take the plunge! You’ve decided taking on employees is the way forward. Once you find your dream employ... Read more...
Payroll Blog

Payroll – Much More Than Just A Payslip

Did you know that there are now over 4.5 million private sector businesses in the UK? That’s businesses just like yours, that are privately owned and often run by one person, or a small group of peo... Read more...
Outsource your bookkeeping

When’s The Right Time To Outsource Your Bookkeeping?

Good question. And one we get asked an awful lot. When you first started your business, you probably tried to do as much as you could in-house. After all, if you could do it, then it would save you mo... Read more...
How to expense Christmas

Getting Your Christmas Spirit On – How Do You Expense It?

Hark! The Christmas radio sings, glory to the festive season! Ok, enough of that. There’s plenty of excitable singing going around as it is (at least there is in our office), without adding that in ... Read more...

Planning For 2020: Are You Ready?

At this stage of the year, our bet is ‘no’. Don’t worry though, you’re not the only one!! By November it tends to only be the really super-efficient business owners who have already planned th... Read more...

How To Spot (And Prevent) Invoice Fraud In Your Business

Let’s be honest no one likes thinking about fraud. It’s not a nice thing to think about, let alone go through in business or your personal life. So why are we bringing it up? Because fraud is a pa... Read more...

Is Making The Move to Open Banking Right For You?

If you’ve never heard of open banking before, the title of this blog might confuse you a bit. But fear not! All will be revealed by the end. As of the 14th of this month (just 4 days from now), new... Read more...

Payroll Outsourcing

SAVE TIME AND REDUCE STRESS WITH PAYROLL SERVICES FROM SAFE HANDS BOOKKEEPING – YOUR IDEAL PAYROLL PARTNER. Many business owners are starting to plan for the new tax year. For businesses employing s... Read more...