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April 2019

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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 – March, 2019

Here at Access Credit Management we like to make sure we bring our readers interesting and relevant news about debt collection and finance 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 and provide you with a valuable a resource that keeps you fully informed of all the latest news.  It would be interesting to know what you, the readers, think of the stories that feature here.  Please join in by adding your comments on our Facebook page, tweeting on

Five Finance Tips for Small Business Brexit Success

With all the uncertainty around Brexit this is a difficult time for small business owners as it’s difficult to make appropriate plans and decisions in the face of such an unsure future.   One way of making sure your business is ready for Brexit is to make sure your finances are in tip top shape so today we’re bringing you five tips you can use to help you and your business cope whatever the outcome of negotiations.

Going Back to School for Small Business Owners

Most small business owners here in the UK launch a business dependant upon their own experience and expertise.  They spend several years working for an employer before deciding to make full use of their training and experience to launch their own business and work for themselves.  It’s a popular career path here in the UK where our economy depends on the small to medium businesses that make up more than 99% of the business landscape.  Most business owners have trained in a discipline other than business studies and most do not undertake a business studies course before going it alone, witho

The Debt Collection Process – The Latest Trends

If your business is owed money by customers, then taking action to recover it is absolutely essential in order to maintain a steady cashflow for your business.  Whether the money owed to your business is from customers in the UK or overseas customers, taking advantage of the services of an international debt collection agency can take the worry off your shoulders.  Hiring a debt recovery agency will not only ease your concerns, it’s also likely to save your company both time and money in the long haul. 

Global Currency Fluctuations for the Small Business Owner

Global currency is in a constant state of fluctuation, with exchange rates changing on a daily basis as a result of so many issues, including the state of the current economy and political instability.  Exchange rates for sterling have been particularly unstable since the Brexit vote in 2016 and we’ve seen the pound drop rapidly and then fight its way back several times as the negotiations for Britain to leave the EU have played out over the past few years.   This type of financial instability is bad news for business owners here in the UK, especially for those who own small to medium sized

The Small Business Owner’s Guide to Risk Free Debt Recovery

According to new research, there has been a sharp increase in the number of small business owners and those who are self-employed slipping into debt.  These people compromise around 15% of the UK’s total employed population so this is an alarming development as the British economy relies so heavily on small to medium businesses which account for more than 99% of all private sector business.  In fact, total employment within the small to medium enterprise sector stands at 60% of all private sector employment, or a massive 16.3 million British workers.

Considering a Business Partner? Here are the Questions to Ask

For any small to medium business owners considering taking on a business partner, this can be a great way to grow your business for the future.  However, taking on a partner in business has its disadvantages as well as advantages.  If you’re thinking about either taking on a partner for your current business, or going into business with a partner, here are the top questions to ask that can help you determine whether this is the right decision for you and your business.

The Debt Collection Process – Advice for SMB Owners

As any small to medium business owner will know, recovering money owed to your business is never an easy process as it can take up so much of your time and energy that would be far more effectively devoted to running and growing your business.  Here is some advice on the process you can follow in order to ensure that you have a good chance of recovering a debt owed by a non-paying customer or client.

Late Commercial Payments – Charging Interest and Debt Recovery

As any business owner knows, maintaining a steady cashflow is vital for business health, especially in the case of small to medium sized businesses (SMBs).  Here in the UK, our economy depends heavily on SMBs as they comprise more than 99% of all private sector businesses and employ a massive 16.3 million people, 60% of private sector employment.  In fact, the combined annual turnover of SMBs in the UK was £2 trillion last year.