Getting started

Starting out with your new hairdressing business

Thinking of starting a hairdressing business? - here are the basics you need to cover and a few tips to give your the head start.

eBay Business: Building Your Brand

Although it might not be the first site that comes to mind when thinking about where to sell your wares,...

Raising Start Up Capital

Raising capital for your startup is crucial for the early stages of the venture when you will need to work hard to build up your product. Let's look at how you can get the funding you need.

Setting up a limited company for contracting

Most people know by now that setting up a limited company for contracting is a good idea, but why? Get clued in before you make any decisions.

Business Glossary

The Formations Company's exclusive business glossary is here to help you understand the all the buzzwords you'll come across when starting a business.

See If Your Company Name Is Available With Our Free Companies House Name Checker

Picking the right company name for your business is important. If you want to register your business as a limited...

Why use a formation agent?

Register your limited company with Companies House, or go to a formation agent? A formation agent is often cheaper and their online process is easier to navigate.

Memorandum of Association & Articles of Association

Your business idea’s in place and your members are ready to rumble. Now what? You’ve ticked off the hard stuff....

How to register a company name

This article explains everything you need to know about how to register a company name. If you have any questions, our agents are here to help.

Do I set up a limited company with Companies House or a formation agent?

When you set up a limited company, it’s an important step in starting a business. It allows you to keep...