From launching a start up and becoming a sole trader, to finding funding and filing your taxes, our experts share their top tips, advice, and guidance. We regularly publish new guides and review existing ones. As an FSB member, you’ll also discover how you can make the most of your membership with helpful hints from our team in every business guide.

How to easily improve your digital strategy on a budget

How to easily improve your digital strategy on a budget

Download our free guide to level up your digital game without breaking the bank.

Health and Safety Compliance

Health and Safety Compliance

Download our free guide to Health and Safety for small business owners and the self-employed

Insurance for contractors and freelancers

Insurance for contractors and freelancers

Being your own boss can be freeing, but it also means all the paperwork falls onto your shoulders. Our free interactive guide will help you decide what insurance you need to keep you covered.

Dealing with Data

Dealing with Data

Download our free guide to data protection and keep your data safe and secure

Managing Payroll and Pensions

Managing Payroll and Pensions

Learn the basics of setting up and managing a compliant payroll and workplace pension scheme for your employees, whether you have one employee or 100.

How to set up as a sole trader

How to set up as a sole trader

From registering with HMRC to getting your paperwork right, we’ll take you through what you need to know when setting up as a sole trader.

Taking card payments securely

Taking card payments securely

Protect your business and reassure your customers with FSB Payments’ free guide to card payment security.

Tax and VAT

Tax and VAT

Find everything you need to know about small business taxes, from Self-Assessments and VAT to new Making Tax Digital rules.

Finding the right finance for your business

Finding the right finance for your business

Learn how to prepare for a business finance application with a free step-by-step guide from our experts at FSB Funding Platform.