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Business banking: time to switch?

Have you got the best bank account for your hair, beauty or barbering business? Find out what to look for and if it’s a good idea to switch. Read more

Plan a cashflow forecast

How to plan a cashflow forecast for your salon or barbershop

Cash flow confidence for your hair or beauty salon or barbershop: how to take control of your cash and make sure your business thrives. Read more

National minimum wage

National minimum wage rises for business owners April 2017

Are you paying the correct National Minimum Wage to your employees? How to keep on top of changes and when to check the rates..  Read more

Tax Inspection

Survive a Tax Inspection of your hair or beauty salon

Tips on dealing with an HMRC Tax Inspection of your salon or barber shop.  Read more

Are you listening

How to grow your salon or barbershop and survive

KPMG Small Business Accounting share their 5 steps you can take to propel your business to the next level.  Read more

card payments

Choose the perfect card payment solution for your salon

Find the perfect card payment solution – and make sure you don't break new card payment laws.   Read more

Managing payments effectively

Simple steps to take on how to manage payments effectively

KPMG Small Business Accounting share their tips on managing payments and your suppliers with ease to ensure that your cash-flow remains healthy.  Read more


Steps to take to cope with the National Living Wage

The National Living Wage came into place in April 2016. KPMG look at how salons should deal with the impact to their businesses. Read more

Pensions Automatic Enrolment

Pensions Auto-Enrolment 

NHF members are being urged to start planning now for one of the biggest employment changes to hit the industry in a generation.  Read more

Claiming expenses

Self employment and expense claims

Easy Accountancy’s new infographic illustrates simply what expenses can be claimed by self-employed workers and small business owners. Read more

Hire accountant

Tax needn’t be taxing

Investing in an accountant can bring peace of mind & leave you free to run your salon. It doesn’t mean you can switch off from learning about your finances, argues Brian Palmer (AAT).  Read more

Mobile Money

Making Money Mobile

The days of static, landline-based card payment processing systems appear to be numbered as salons increasingly look for more flexible and mobile options.  Read more


Follow the Money

Even with the economy starting to turn, owners and would-be salon owners can struggle to access funding. Julio Vildosola looks at how to maximise your chances when going to a lender.  Read more