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A beginner's guide to bookkeeping

A guide to setting up a business

Starting a business is an exciting time, but let’s face it, it can also be quite daunting. Particularly when it comes to the admin, like working out the structure, how to set it up, which bank account to get or accountant to use.

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Introducing Spending Categories

At Mettle, we’re working hard to build a product that reduces the admin that comes with running a business. 

Tom Howell from the Ministry of Masks

Tom was born into a creative family, his dad was a sculptor, but he was never encouraged to pursue a career in art. So he started off in sales – and after six years, he realised that it wasn’t for him.

Simon Brundish from Strength: Lab Superheroes

Simon has been a sports scientist for 24 years. Much of his time is spent working within the elite sport environment, specialising in football, cricket and basketball at a regional, national and international level.

Government to pay wages and offers further support to businesses

To support businesses, the government has unveiled new financial measures to help shore up the economy during the coronavirus outbreak.

Bounce back loan scheme

The ‘bounce back’ loan scheme available from today, 4 May, allows small and medium sized businesses negatively affected by the Coronavirus to borrow between £2,000 and £50,000.

Introducing smarter invoicing

And why it’s going to change the way you get paid.

Preparing accounts and taxes

We know that the amount of admin that goes into preparing accounts can be frustrating. So we’ve been working hard to make managing your books easier.

How we're using tech to help us with remote working

One of the biggest challenges all businesses face right now is how to continue business operations while having to stay away from a designated office space. Some businesses can do this more easily than others, but the challenge itself is shared by many. 

Coronavirus: a message to our customers

The outbreak of the coronavirus will have an impact on businesses across the globe so we wanted to take this opportunity to reassure you that we're open and operating as usual.

Simple and quick onboarding

Advances in technology have saved us time in almost every aspect of our day-to-day lives, so when we started to think about how customers would open a Mettle account, our motivation was to build the simplest process we could. 

Welch from London School of Furniture Making

Woodworking since the age of 17, Helen Welch shares her inspiration behind her passion.

Leon Jacob from Leon's Kitchen

From Aunt Cynthia's kitchen to West London markets – Leon talks about the inspiration behind his business.

Design at Mettle

Working at Mettle has the perfect balance

Making Mettle even more secure

We’ve enhanced our in-app security so that your hard-earned money is even more secure.

Hattie Seaton from Honey B Drama

I’m passionate that drama should be for everyone – not just the obvious drama kings and queens.

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