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September 2018

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"Any views or opinions expressed in these blogs are solely those of the author and might not represent those of Access Credit Management Limited."

Debt Collection News Roundup – August, 2018

Here at Access Credit Management we like to make sure we bring our readers interesting and relevant news about our industry so once a month we’ll be publishing a News Roundup.  This should keep you up to speed with all the important goings on within the sector so that you have a resource that keeps you fully informed of all the latest news. 

 

‘Elf and Safety has Gone Mad in Offices across Britain!

If you own a small business that is office-based we have some rather strange news about health and safety at work.  According to research carried out by international animal charity, SPANA (Society for the Protection of Animals Abroad), Britain has some of the most bizarre health and safety rules on the planet!  Researchers polled more than 2,000 workers on health and safety in the workplace and some of the findings really could lead you to believe that “elf and safety” has gone mad.  Some of the health and safety rules make perfect sense when you think about them, whilst others do seem to

Commercial Banks Explained for SME Owners

So many people here in the UK who launch a small to medium business rely on their current bank instead of opting to open a business account with a commercial bank.  Today we’re going to take a look at commercial banks so that our readers have the knowledge they need to make an informed decision on which type of bank will best suit their business needs.

Hacking Explained for SME Owners

Computer hacking is the general term used to describe methods used to gain unauthorised access to computer systems and data (which is deemed a “cybercrime”).  Hacking has featured prominently in the news over the past couple of years, nobody can have failed to have read the news on the hacking of the 2016 election in America that some say resulted in Donald Trump winning the election and being ensconced in the White House as President of the USA.  We’ve also seen news stories of the NHS being hacked, and many more government agencies, as well as private companies, bellow we have explained h

How Not to Get Hacked - Cyber Security Advice for SME Owners

Last week we brought you some information on hacking and the government-backed initiative, Cyber Essentials, that small to medium business owners can use to perform a self-assessment that will allow them to take steps to protect their company from cyber-attacks.  As we pointed out, Cyber Essentials Certification will cost around £300, a small price to pay for the peace of mind it provides.  Today, as promised, we’re going to take a look at some of the measures that you can take to make your business safe from hackers.