A Start Up Loan is a government-backed personal loan for business purposes. Start Up Loans of up to £25,000 are available to individuals over the age of 18 who are eligible to start a business in the UK. There are no application fees or early repayment fees.
Growth Hub Guides to help with starting a business
How to Write a Business Plan
Writing a business plan is one of the most important tasks when starting up, and is essential for attracting funding to get started. This guide sets out what your business plan should include and how to go about writing one.
Common Reasons Why Small Businesses Fail
This guide outlines some of the common factors that cause new businesses to fail. Read it to find out how to avoid the pitfalls and boost your chances of success.