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Considering the personal cost of setting up a company
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Considering the personal cost of setting up a company

Erin Walls, a specialist business advisor for SMEs at Ward Williams Creative, looks at the important personal considerations that need to be made before going into business. 

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Dont be afraid of starting up

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Don't be afraid of starting up

Bobby Lane, partner at accountancy firm Shelley Stock Hutter LLP, explains why the compliance side of starting a business is not as complicated as it may appear.

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Smokeless smoking

Twenty-one year-old Ben Wilson set up Freshcig in July 2011 and expects sales of £250,000 for his first year of trading.

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Delivering the goods

Former banker Rob Ford started grocery delivery service OnlywithTilia.com this year and looks to turn over £100,000 in his first year of trading.

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