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by Alexander Beard Group, on Jul 13, 2020 10:59:11 AM

The general uncertainty in these current times heightens our stress and anxiety. Usually, we like to feel in control and make plans for the future but it’s impossible to plan …

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by Alexander Beard Group, on Jul 7, 2020 3:18:50 PM

At the end of April, the government unveiled the Future Fund. This landmark scheme will issue convertible loans to normally quick growing tech startups that are suffering due to the …

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by Alexander Beard Group, on Jul 7, 2020 3:12:20 PM

The Covid-19 outbreak has provoked a crisis of such enormous proportions that things will not just go back to the way they once were. When some semblance of normality emerges, …

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Topics:UKCoronavirus

by Alexander Beard Group, on Jun 30, 2020 11:00:40 AM

The Covid-19 outbreak has meant that it’s unlikely any of us will be travelling any time soon. However, virtual escapism remains on the cards for anyone with an internet connection …

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by Alexander Beard Group, on Jun 30, 2020 10:51:30 AM

The COVID-19 crisis will push the country into an unprecedented economic slump. Just how big the slump will be is currently unknown but experts’ predictions aren’t optimistic. One independent forecast …

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Topics:EconomyUKCoronavirus

by Alexander Beard Group, on Jun 30, 2020 10:46:22 AM

Many workers have lost their jobs, accepted part-time hours or been put on furlough as a result of the economic disruption caused by COVID-19. According to the Centre for Economics …

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by Alexander Beard Group, on Jun 15, 2020 2:37:45 PM

Social media and online platforms are full of misinformation and fake news at the best of times so in the midst of a pandemic, the problem only escalates. Conspiracy theories, …

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by Alexander Beard, on Jun 15, 2020 2:33:15 PM

As businesses struggle to survive the worst economic downturn in centuries, the Government is doing what it can to minimise the number of insolvencies. In the first two weeks after …

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Topics:BusinessTipsUK

by Alexander Beard Group, on Jun 8, 2020 10:31:54 AM

Businesses face many risks. Risks can be external threats or internal weaknesses that will emerge to constrain, damage or become barriers to the growth and success of a business. Risk …

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by Alexander Beard Group, on Jun 8, 2020 10:27:06 AM

Whether you’re a start-up or an established business, the likelihood is that you will need some professional advice at some point. Fundamental to all business is cash flow and raising …

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by Alexander Beard Group, on Jun 4, 2020 11:06:26 AM

As of 6 April, the amount you can put into a Junior ISA (JISA) per annum has increased to £9,000 – quite a jump from the previous allowance of £4,368 …

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by Alexander Beard Group, on Jun 4, 2020 10:59:20 AM

You may be wondering what the current situation is with the mortgage market. Have providers stopped lending altogether? Are all new mortgage deals off? It’s true that some providers have …

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Topics:MortgagesPropertyUK