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Wednesday 1 February, 2012

Column: Don’t know how to deal with banks? Get to know the code
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Column: Don’t know how to deal with banks? Get to know the code

Feb 1st 2012, 7:30 AM 132 Views 7 Comments

Many SME owners feel powerless in the face of banks, writes George Mordaunt, but if they educate themselves with the revised code of conduct they might find the breathing space they need.

Saturday 24 December, 2011

Column: Your bank, your debt or your mental health - which will crack first?
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Column: Your bank, your debt or your mental health - which will crack first?

Dec 24th 2011, 8:45 AM 59 Views 16 Comments

SME owner George Mordaunt says banking staff should be trained to deal with stressed out and indebted customers who feel under attack and at the end of their tether.

Sunday 11 December, 2011

Column: Of course we have recession fatigue - with added VAT
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Column: Of course we have recession fatigue - with added VAT

Dec 11th 2011, 8:45 AM 48 Views 28 Comments

Government ministers were falling over themselves in June to tell us that a VAT reduction for the hospitality sector would create jobs – so what do they reckon a VAT increase to 23 per cent elsewhere will do?