To celebrate the release of the new £10 note, Equilibrium Asset Management has teamed up with the experts at Change Checker to produce a timeline of banknotes and coins since decimalisation in 1971. Read on to find out some interesting facts, and share your knowledge with your friends next time you receive a crisp new £10 note. … [Read more...] about A history of UK coins and banknotes: Equilibrium & Change Checker
As any parent will tell you, bringing up children is not without its financial pressures. Just the day to day costs quickly add up, with another little person in the home to feed and clothe. But that’s not all. 18 years may seem like a long time, but children grow up all too quickly. And far from wiping their hands of the responsibility as soon as their child comes of age, … [Read more...] about What Are Best Options For Building a Nest Egg For Your Children?
Having highlighted the user friendliness of Xero in the past (see blog post here) and mentioned that it was specifically tailored towards making life easier for small businesses, this post aims to set out exactly why the cloud-based accounting software works so well in helping smaller players compete alongside global powerhouses. Read on to find out the specific benefits and … [Read more...] about Xero: A Must Have for Small Businesses?
To run a small business successfully you will likely be constantly checking the finances, looking for ways to tighten up processes and ensure all money is being spent efficiently. When you are only a small operating unit this can be even more important to make sure that your SME begins or continues to turn a profit. Whatever sector your company may be working in, a lot of the … [Read more...] about Top Ways to Manage Your SME Finances
Keep your finances realistic this Christmas! It’s no surprise that at this time of year people spend more money than usual. It’s very hard to resist, what with the incessant adverts promoting everything from indulgent food to expensive children’s toys. After all, tis the season to splurge! And whilst loosening the financial reigns for a special occasion can be forgiven … [Read more...] about Keep your finances realistic this Christmas!