Whether you're interested in the smaller business community, are planning to start a business or have an existing business, we have a package for you.
Our most popular package is FSB Business Essentials which includes a whole range of benefits and products designed to make your business fly
A suite of legal benefits including a dedicated helpline, bundled insurance products and a range of online information to keep your business safe. Plus a whole range of negotiated benefits to help save you money and win business.
Our Business Creation package is designed to make starting a business simpler, allowing you time to focus on what's important - making it a success.
Specialist company formation benefits, access to FSB networking, business banking and a range of products to help get you setup in business.
Joining FSB Connect is free and is a great way to be part of the FSB Community and have your voice heard.
You'll be able to access specialist networking events with like-minded members of the community and have your say in our Big Voice survey panel.
Whatever your circumstances, we have a package to suit you and your business. Click the button below to see which benefits are included in each package and start your FSB journey.
'Within a few weeks of joining we'd taken advantage of FSB’s Online Legal Documents. We started a graduate programme and access to these documents gave us an understanding of the legal side, and has helped us to create a number of processes and procedures.'
'When we first took on a member of staff, we used the online legal document template library. FSB does more important stuff than you think it does, there are lots of member benefits, probably more than we actually use.'
'Having somebody like FSB behind you is fantastic. There is a whole team behind the organisations, whatever is required: support, advice, finance, you know that you’re not alone, you’ve got FSB.'
We represent a diverse range of businesses from retailers to marketing agencies and just about everything in between. Take a look at more member stories and see how we could help your business fly.
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We offer three packages to suit your business needs. Joining FSB Connect is free, our Business Essentials package starts at £172.50 in the first year and our specialist Business Creation package has a fixed price of £129.
Cash advances are a great way to help get you through a tough period, or improve your business in some way using a quick cash injection. They are also particularly useful when it comes to your marketing strategies and campaigns.
We’ve highlighted just some of the ways that a cash advance can benefit your business by helping you with your marketing.
Maybe your marketing hasn’t gone as successfully as it was projected to do, or you simply want to have an expert eye review your marketing plans and goals before putting any of it into practise, to help make sure that it will be as successful as possible.
Hiring a marketing consultant to come in and work with your business could inflate your budget more than you had originally expected, which means you might need to suddenly find additional funds to cover the new expense.
Even if hiring the consultant isn’t a financial burden for you, they could still provide you with some fantastic advice and suggestions that require a little extra cash to implement and take advantage of.
One of the aspects of marketing that you may need to repeat down the line is researching the state of the industry and also researching the kind of people who are buying your products.
That said, thorough and extensive market research can take time to do right, and that is time spent that you could be using to secure sales and bring more cash into your business.
In situations such as these, a cash advance could help you cover the cost of independent research or help reinforce your finances as you spend time focusing on research. Getting through this period and gaining that insight into your potential customers is often worth the cost. Your business stands to gain far more in the long term thanks to the deeper understanding you gain, allowing you to better invest in future marketing efforts.
Say, for example, that you’ve invested heavily in incorporating a new service into your business. It may be that the costs associated with this new service were more than you might have expected, and this has meant that you might struggle to afford your usual marketing endeavours. A cash advance could bridge this financial gap or perhaps you have some grander marketing campaigns in mind for the new service, which may look to cost a little more than you’re usually used to paying
Whichever situation you happen to be in, a cash advance can help make sure that your current customer base knows all about your new service and the benefits it can provide.
When you’re thinking of starting a new marketing campaign, or altering the direction of an existing campaign, a cash advance can be a great way to help make your vision a reality. Having the option to take advantage of a short-term financial injection when you need to can help reduce and cash woes and stress, while giving you the flexibility to try new things with your business.
Our Cash Advance service can help you develop your business and achieve your company ambitions. The membership service includes:
To find out more about small business loans and how we can help you and your business, please visit our FSB Cash Advance page. Access to our Cash Advance service is included as standard with our Business Essentials package. Please visit our package comparison page to compare benefits of our packages.
A risk-free way of raising finance for your business, which is not secured to your assets, giving you the cash injection you need, when you need it.
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