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Whether you’re still working on your business idea, looking for hints and tips on the different elements to starting a business or simply looking for start up inspiration, our newsletter has it covered.

  • New articles by business experts and mentors on a whole range of topics from market research and testing your business idea to finding the right employees and getting the right insurance.
  • What start up events are happening around the country, from expos and meet-ups to free online webinars.
  • Details on new and exclusive business offers to help you get your business off the ground.
  • New downloadable guides available for free on topics such as website optimisation and PR.
  • Inspirational stories about people who have made their business dreams a reality with the help of Start Up Loans.

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Our success stories

We’ve already backed thousands of businesses around the country with a Start Up Loan. Read on to find out about some of our success stories and how our support helped them turn their dreams into reality.