Financial

How to Hire the Right Cloud Accountant for your Business "Outsource your weaknesses." So says start-up guru, Sujan Patel, when advising small business owners to get outside help for tasks like payroll and bookkeeping. And when you consider that 70% of businesses fail due to poor...

Auto Enrolment Contribution Rates By law, on 6 April 2018, Employers are required to increase the amount of their minimum auto enrolment contributions into their staff's automatic enrolment pension to at least of 2% of qualifying earnings. Members of staff will have to pay the shortfall needed to make the total minimum contribution up to 5%, therefore their minimum...

Differences Between Gross and Net Profit (and Why Neither Matter Unless You Get Paid!) Wondering if you're doing everything you can to boost revenue and cut costs? Or if your business is actually more profitable this year than it was last? The best way to answer these...

Use your Accounting Software to Boost Sales If you think cloud accounting software is just for tracking expenses and generating financial reports, you are missing out a huge potential opportunity to improve your bottom line. By taking advantage of insights provided by your software solution, you’ll...

Why Keep Your Data in the Cloud? Cloud computing is quickly moving from an unknown concept to an everyday reality for small businesses all over the world.  At Crunchers Edinburgh we are Xero certified accountants, and fully understand the advantages that keeping data in the cloud...