Insight – September 2015

Insight – September 2015

From The Desk Of: Michael #stepupfinance    Stating the Obvious  ‏@DeirdreSpark  It's September. What?!? No shame in stating the obvious because September! *clings to summer with death grip. One Direction As from March 2016, the MCD (Mortgage Credit Directive) comes into effect. Some lenders are choosing to adopt the rules, which affect BTL, second charge [...]
August 2011 Intermediary A-Musing

August 2011 Intermediary A-Musing

Practice 1-2-3 : The Business Standard All too often areas, even within the smallest of businesses, having potential for performance and growth are overlooked because standard good practice isn’t backed up with standard practice procedures. It doesn’t matter if it’s the economy, or hours of sunshine giving out a dip, drop, decline or rise, managing [...]
There`s More Than One Way To Skin A Business

There`s More Than One Way To Skin A Business

  Sometime in the 80’s, John left school and started general jobbing for a local builder. By the early part of the 21st Century he’d worked through the slowdown of the 90’s  and had his own small construction business, employed several people and did some property development.  A tidy business, but it didn’t manage to [...]