04
Oct

Pros & Cons of Paypal, when you are the ‘Merchant’

PayPal’s Claim: ‘It’s safer, it’s faster and it’s everywhere. Use PayPal to shop at thousands of web-sites, knowing that your financial details are never shared’ But what do local freelance

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28
Sep

Business Interruption! How does the weather affect your work?

Where I live in Aberdeen, THIS is the kind of weather that we have been dealing with this week. (pics from STV) In fact I was lucky enough to be

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26
Sep

Tendering for Freelance Work? Let the clients find you!

After covering how to source leads proactively yourself, today we are looking at online resources, so you can make yourself visible to the clients that need you! Side Note: This

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21
Sep

The importance of having a ‘local’ Accountant

These days I am constantly musing about what the word ‘local’ really means when it comes to business. Social Media People I ‘speak’ to on LinkedIn, Facebook and Twitter seem

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17
Sep

Miles’ Top Tips – The final part of our mini-series on how to generate leads for Freelancers (part 3 of 3)

We hope you enjoyed Part 1 and Part 2 of Miles’ top tips on how to generate leads and opportunities for Contractors and Freelancers.   The final part of our mini-series on

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14
Sep

Miles’ Lead Generation Tips for Freelancers – Part 2 of 3.

We hope you enjoyed Part 1 of Miles’ top tips on how to generate leads and opportunities for Contractors and Freelancers.   To recap: Our very own Sales Director has

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12
Sep

Miles’ Lead Generation Tips for Freelancers – Part 1 of 3

  Welcome Miles Duncan! Our very own Sales Director has kindly offered to do a series of 3 blog posts offering advice on how to generate leads and opportunities for

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10
Sep

Google Ad Campaigns to increase your traffic – what can cats tell us?

The team at FW Accounting are delighted to welcome our guest blogger for today Lewis Bassett of Bassett Providentia.     He sent us this the other day, and we

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07
Sep

Limited Company versus Sole Trader

If you are new to contracting or freelancing your first thought is likely to be ‘what’s the best trading method for me?’ It is important to get proper balanced advice

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04
Sep

IT Contracting – Start Up Guide

 So you are keen to leave your PAYE job and become an IT contractor, or you have built up some IT skills and contacts, so Contracting seems the best option

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