Finance and funding

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The Business Debtline

Funded by the Department for Innovation & Skills and banks, the Business Debtline provides confidential and independent advice on managing financial difficulties.

Telephone 0800 197 6026 for more information.

Support from banks

A number of banks have dedicated small business teams, offering general and financial advice for those just starting out or have a business idea.

Barclays

Providing business and financial advice for new businesses. A live web chat service is available where you can speak with agents who can offer information and guidance on their products and services.

NatWest

Find out more about borrowing to get you started.

Lloyds

Find out more about their SME Charter.

Bank of Scotland

Accounts designed exclusively for start ups.

HSBC

Guide for small businesses on applying for borrowing.

The Business Debtline

Funded by the Department for Innovation & Skills and banks, the Business Debtline provides confidential and independent advice on managing financial difficulties.

Telephone 0800 197 6026 for more information.