Tag Archives: finance

What is Financial Independence Day?

financial independance

There is a “movement” doing the rounds at the moment, FIRE, “Financial Independence Retire Early”.  It’s based on the bestseller “Playing with FIRE” by Scott Rieckens. Scott was so fed up with his life he decided to quit the rat race, cut his expenses in half so that he could […]

Residential Finance Costs

rent finance

Back in July 2015 the then Chancellor, George Osborne, announced a change to the way that tax relief for finance charges, in particular loan and mortgage interest, would be given against residential property rents. Rather than reducing the net profit of the residential property business, any tax due would be […]

Robson Laidler secures £11m for businesses

Graham Purvis Robson Laidler

We’ve helped businesses across the region secure £11 million in financial support during the Coronavirus pandemic, saving 600 jobs to date. With a ‘business as usual’ approach our team has worked continuously throughout lockdown giving expert advice to business owners to claim Government grants and loans as well as advice […]

Covid-19: Managing Cash Flow and Raising Finance

cash flow

Never has cash flow been more important in a business. Cash flow is the heart of a business, not just profit. If you haven’t got cash it can be a difficult and stressful time. Profit is important too especially if you need to raise finance. Here are some interesting statistics: […]

Personal Finances and Covid-19

planning

Although government advice is geared towards business, we are of course aware that this unprecedented time is equally disruptive for our private clients. We will strive to give clients the same standard of service excellence as usual, albeit utilising remote access technology and internet telephony (VoIP) such as Facetime, Skype, […]

COVID-19 Funding Support Update

funding support

Chancellor Rishi Sunak has announced a £330 billion COVID-19 funding package to help UK businesses – but what does this mean for you? We have complied a Funding Support Update for you to digest, which is a summary of the solutions available to help businesses protect themselves during this uncertain time. The great […]

Freedom of time, mind and finance for healthcare clients

freedom for healthcare

Our mission at Robson Laidler is to enable individuals and businesses to gain more freedom, through expert advice at every stage of their journey.   We therefore aim to help create freedom of time, mind and financial freedom for all of our clients including our healthcare clients.   In recent […]

Financial well-being health check for 2020

2020 piggy bank

Love it or hate it, the word “well-being” is being used a lot at the moment, usually in a mental or physical context. At Robson Laidler Wealth we believe that your financial well-being has an effect on how you feel generally that’s why it’s so important. Last New Year I […]

North East Women – are you financially resilient?

Recently we hosted an event in conjunction with a national initiative introduced by the Chartered Insurance Institute.  The theme was “Insuring Women’s Futures” and it deliberately coincided with National Talk Money Week on the basis that if you get women talking about issues through raising awareness then things might start […]

Brexit’s Impact on Innovation: What is the future for R&D Tax Credits

Brexit

INTRODUCTION Brexit has becoming synonymous with the word uncertainty. Indeed, the events of the previous week that have blown the plan to deliver Brexit by the 31 October out of the water have perfectly encapsulated this sentiment. Parliamentary debates about backstops and no deals and everything in-between have left all […]