Green Homes Grant launched – can you claim up to £5,000?Posted by Ben Locker on September 30, 2020
The Green Homes Grant is launched today. We explain how homeowners and landlords can claim up to £5,000 for energy-saving improvements.
SEISS extension – are you eligible for the new self-employment grant?Posted by Ben Locker on September 28, 2020
Last week the Chancellor announced an extension to the SEISS scheme. We explain who’s eligible, and how to calculate the grant you’ll get.
Winter Economy Plan unveiled by ChancellorPosted by Ben Locker on September 24, 2020
Today, the Chancellor unveiled his Winter Economy Plan to support jobs and businesses. Find out here what the announcements mean for you.
COVID insurance test case – could it mean a pay-out for your business?Posted by Ben Locker on September 16, 2020
The High Court has issued judgement in the FCA’s COVID insurance test case. Will it mean a pay-out on your Business Interruption Insurance?
Coronavirus update 2 September: Kickstart scheme opens & furlough scheme changesPosted by Ben Locker on September 2, 2020
The government’s Kickstart scheme opens today. We explain whether you are eligible, and how to apply. Also, a reminder about furlough changes.
COVID-19 grants for small business: £1.5 billion still unclaimedPosted by Ben Locker on August 10, 2020
The Federation of Small Businesses says £1.5 bn in COVID-19 grants for small business remain unclaimed. Make sure you don’t miss out!
Coronavirus Update 3 August: Job Retention Bonus rules unveiled, SEISS application date confirmedPosted by Ben Locker on August 3, 2020
The government has announced Job Retention Bonus rules that could be worth £1,000 per employee, while the SEISS application date is confirmed.
Rejected for CBILS? This rule change may mean your business is now eligiblePosted by Ben Locker on July 29, 2020
Has your business been rejected for CBILS? If so, a rule change coming in on 30 July may mean you are now eligible. We explain how it works.
Chancellor’s Summer Statement: what you need to knowPosted by Ben Locker on July 8, 2020
The Chancellor’s Summer Statement was delivered today. We summarise his most important announcements and tell you what you need to know.
Coronavirus update 6 July: Furlough scheme to be wound down sooner? News ahead of Rishi Sunak’s Summer StatementPosted by Ben Locker on July 6, 2020
Is the Furlough Scheme to be wound down sooner? It’s unlikely, but what else will the Chancellor announce in Wednesday’s Summer Statement?