The best tips for running your business and insightful news from the world of entrepreneurship.
Entrepreneurship, Tips for small businesses | 01/04/20 17:51
Coronavirus is having a big impact on small businesses and the self-employment sector across the UK. Holvi is encouraging its users to avoid making panicked decisions. At the same time, we know just how concerned many self-employed people are.
Entrepreneurship, Tips for small businesses | 19/03/20 21:10
Coronavirus has rapidly become a global issue. Along with the health risks it presents, society is currently struggling with unprecedented concerns. Sole traders across the world face a new, very real challenge: how to keep their business going in today’s climate. With the prospect of difficult months ahead, we’ve compiled a list of credible and up-to-date information to help you navigate the upcoming changes.
Entrepreneurship, How to use Holvi, Tips for small businesses | 17/02/20 15:18
Sole traders take note – Holvi is the new player in town (town being the whole of the UK in this case). Headquartered in Helsinki, Finland, Holvi offers a new alternative to traditional ways of handling your business finances.
Entrepreneurship, Tips for small businesses | 07/02/20 14:58
Business account – yes or no? You’ve launched your freelance career, set up as a sole trader and now you’re seeing (or maybe just foreseeing) transactions piling up in your personal account.
A quick online search confirms the legal requirements: as a sole trader, you don’t need to open a separate business account. But… should you?
Absolutely. Here’s why.
Entrepreneurship | 31/01/20 12:10
Here are the 3 steps needed to legally work as a sole trader in the UK.
(This post is short, because the process is easy. Let’s jump right in!)
Entrepreneurship | 26/01/20 07:15
Entrepreneurship, Financial administration and bookkeeping | 24/01/20 17:12
When some people hear ‘self-employed’ they think free time – hours spent roaming nature, at cafes and art galleries, days lost travelling or just lying in. Not many think hard work.
But as someone who’s self-employed you know better.
Entrepreneurship, Tips for small businesses, Business marketing | 05/12/19 10:51
For small business owners who want to make marketing a priority but don’t have the time, budget or knowhow, Facebook can be a smart choice. Here, our Performance Marketing Manager shares his best tips for getting started with Facebook ads.
Entrepreneurship, For Holvi entrepreneurs | 29/11/19 08:53
From time to time, affected customers reach out to us on social media asking why their account has been blocked. As with other payment institutions and banks, we are subject to very strict regulations that may require us to take action due to security reasons, or if we suspect any suspicious activity. For the sake of transparency and to dispel rumours, we’re outlining here the reasons behind account suspension.
Entrepreneurship, Digitalisation of entrepreneurship | 17/10/19 11:40
When you have a home market of 5.5 million people, if you really want to make it big, you have to think international from day 1. As a fintech startup in a digital world, working with a newly standardised European banking system, “going global” should have been straightforward for Holvi.