Data protection

How Brexit Affects Businesses and the GDPR

Brexit — the United Kingdom’s decision to withdraw from the European Union — has substantial impact on businesses, including the ways in which they collect, store, and share customer data. Some business owners might assume that Brexit frees them from the European General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), but that’s not entirely true.

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How To Get Approved For A Business Loan

A common source of funding to get a business idea off the ground is a loan. However, not every owner will be approved for the amount they initially request. Often, it is the applicant’s personal credit score or lack of supplemental financial support that is the reason why a bank denies the request.

Instead of taking the risk on applying and then being denied, you can improve the likelihood of being accepted for a loan by reading the recommendations and advice provided below.

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3 Ways to Save Money When Buying a Brand New Car

Getting a good deal on a car purchase is important at the best of times. If you’re planning on buying a brand new vehicle, however, then it could be argued that this is even more important than ever, as a brand new car will depreciate in value as soon as you drive it out of the showroom. With this in mind, how can you make sure that you are getting the best deal possible on a brand new vehicle? Here are a few basic tips to help you on your way to a great deal.

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Stop Ignoring Your Credit History

Have you ever had the experience of feeling afraid to check your bank account? Plenty of people have. More than a few of us live from paycheck to paycheck. Between the necessities and indulgences of life, it’s easy to spend all the income you have, and more. If you’ve ever accidentally overdrafted your bank account, you know this feeling.

Reduce Operational Costs

How to Reduce the Cost of Your Business Operations

Establishing and running a business can be a costly exercise, and one that can take its toll on new ventures. This is reflected by the fact that an estimated 96% of all businesses fail during their first 10 years, which is an incredible statistic when you consider the number of ventures that are launched during each 12-month period.