2nd April 2020
Fifth of small firms will run out of cash this month

Fifth of small firms will run out of cash this month

Nearly a fifth of small and medium-sized businesses will not be able to access the cash they need to get them through the next four weeks, a network of UK accountants has warned. Despite unprecedented […]
27th March 2020
Guiding your business through the coronavirus outbreak

Guiding your business through the coronavirus outbreak

The coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak might leave you feeling anxious about the future, especially if you have a business. Strict isolation rules mean that many businesses simply cannot operate, while others have been affected by staff […]
18th March 2020

Business Continuity Update from Insolvency Customer Service – COVID-19

Umbrella Insolvency have of course been putting together comprehensive plans to ensure that we are fully prepared for whatever the next few months brings. The planning has considered all key parts of our business.  We […]
17th February 2020
More than 50 British retailers have written to the Chancellor’s office with a simple message to government - ‘help us, or kill the high street’.

‘Cut business rates to save towns’ government told

More than 50 British retailers have written to the Chancellor’s office with a simple message to government – ‘help us, or kill the high street’. Bosses from Marks & Spencer, Superdrug, Morrisons, Debenhams, Boots, Greggs […]
11th February 2020
Brexit Warning for Struggling Firms

Brexit Warning for Struggling Firms

As Britain officially leaves the EU, ongoing uncertainty due to Brexit and the UK’s future trade relationship with Europe represents a significant risk to almost half a million UK businesses, experts claim. A report from […]
27th January 2020
Struggling Cheshire Pizza Chain Tre Ciccio Enters ‘Temporary Administration’

Struggling Cheshire Pizza Chain Tre Ciccio Enters ‘Temporary Administration’

Pizza chain Tre Ciccio has entered ‘temporary administration’ as it tries to shore up the business finances. The Italian restaurant group, which has sites in Bramhall, Altrincham and Ramsbottom, appointed administrators on 17 January. The […]
20th January 2020
North West Retailers Among Most Resilient in UK

North West Retailers Among Most Resilient in UK

New research suggests that financial pressures have eased slightly on retailers based in the North West, but almost four in ten are still at ‘higher than normal’ risk of insolvency. The figures from insolvency and […]
9th January 2020
Two-thirds of Working Age Brits in Debt - Help with Debt - Free Initial Consultation

Two-thirds of Working Age Brits in Debt

Did you make getting out of debt one of your New Year’s Resolutions this year? It’s natural to splurge over the festive period and often it is our credit cards and overdrafts that wake up […]
27th November 2019
What to watch out for on Black Friday

Struggling Shoppers Urged to Avoid Black Friday Sales

With less than a week to go before the pre-holiday sales event, many shoppers are planning how they will take advantage of Black Friday and Cyber Monday sales. But individuals that are in debt or […]
20th November 2019
How to Close Your PSC if You’re Affected by the Banking Contractor Ban

How to Close Your PSC if You’re Affected by the Banking Contractor Ban

If you are a contractor planning to close down your solvent limited company (PSC) then depending upon how much cash there is left, using a Members Voluntary Liquidation (MVL) could be the most tax-efficient way […]