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12th January 2021
Lockdown III: Record number of small firms ‘set to close’

Lockdown III: Record number of small firms ‘set to close’

Without more government assistance, a record number of small firms could close in the next 12 months. After the country entered a third period of national lockdown earlier this month, the Federation of Small Businesses […]
18th December 2020
Seasons Greetings Umbrella Insolvency

Season’s Greetings & Opening Hours

From all the Team at Umbrella Insolvency, we would like to wish you a fabulous festive season and a Happy New Year! Christmas & New Year Opening Hours: Monday 21st December – Normal hoursTuesday 22nd December – […]
17th December 2020
Four tips to avoid Christmas debt

Four tips to avoid Christmas debt

In a year when the coronavirus pandemic has wrought havoc on lives and livelihoods, there will be a strong temptation to spread some festive cheer this Christmas. But the pandemic has also left many families […]
23rd November 2020
HMRC set to jump insolvency payments queue from December

HMRC set to jump insolvency payments queue from December

An important change to insolvency law could make it harder for businesess to borrow emergency credit and lead to more ‘chain reaction’ insolvencies. From 1 December 2020, HMRC will rank as a preferential creditor in […]
16th November 2020
UK ‘Sleep-walking’ into Debt Crisis Because of Covid

UK ‘Sleep-walking’ into Debt Crisis Because of Covid

The number of people falling into ‘problem debt’ has doubled since March as a result of the coronavirus pandemic, a debt charity has warned. StepChange said that 1.2 million Brits are now facing serious financial […]