Letters of credit

Letters of credit is one of those terms many people have heard of but do not necessarily what it means. If you export goods then letters of credit can be essential to your business. This article from Open to Export explains all about letters of credit http://bit.ly/1NyGlOG . A letter of credit is essentially a […]

The ultimate business plan

Following on from my last blog post about starting a new business, this blog now concentrates on one specific point which was raised in that blog – the business plan. The article “3 steps to the ultimate business plan” can be found by following the link http://bit.ly/1E3lAnm. Even though the business plan contains a financial […]

Starting a new business?

If you are thinking of or are in the process of starting a new business then this article http://bit.ly/1SBxsYS raises three important factors to think about. The article states that starting a new business can be one of the hardest things to get right and quite often there will be a certain amount of trial […]

Welcome to the Forecast Flow Blog

The Forecast Flow Blog is for start ups and SMEs who want to take control of their financial future by understanding what financial systems, controls and reporting their businesses need to succeed. Future posts will explain what cash flow forecasts, budgets, forecasts and management accounts are and why businesses need them. In the meantime if […]