Is cash king in your business?

Hamish Mexted Managing Cash

Have you ever thought about your cashflow cycle and how long  it takes you to be paid for your stock from beginning to end? Take a company who buys its stock on 1 April, paying for it 20 days later on 20 April.  The stock is then in store on 30 April and sold on 31 May.  With the economic situation …

So what should my accountant be helping me with?

Hamish Mexted Accounting & Compliance

Your accountant should be an integral part of your business team – someone you trust and feel comfortable discussing all your financial affairs with.  If your current accountant is only helping you with your end of year accounts then they’re not helping you enough. There’s a range of proactive advice your accountant should be giving you to help you grow your business. …

A bit about iif

Hamish Mexted Odds & Ends

You might have noticed that there’s not a lot around here at the moment.  That’s because we’re new.  New ideas, services and ways of working. We’re business advisors and chartered accountants, but we don’t quite fit the usual mould.  Rather than being a historian and looking at your past performance, we look forward and get alongside you to build your business.   I …