An recent article in the Telegraph, highlighted the concerns which business people and entrepreneurs have for their small businesses.
As well as concerns about staffing and building their brand, one of the chief issues raised was access to finance, with many comments calling for increased government support for small businesses in many of these areas.
This does not come as news to anyone who has tried to raise business finance. Although there are schemes which allow for government funding, it is difficult to know where to go and how to access finance – and on top of that the finance which is right for your business.
We at ASC Finance for Business, have often stated that access to finance remains one of the major hurdles for small businesses, who simply don’t have the time to shop the market and jump through the hoops which every single lender places in front of them.