June 28, 2019
Every day, people are scammed. Whether it’s through giving out personal details, taking on people who do not do jobs as promised or through fake online investments, people can be defrauded of money, and there is no guarantee that people will get money back if it is felt they didn’t take the right steps to protect themselves. Knowing what to be aware will help stop you getting scammed. 1. Unsolicited calls Scammers will often call at unexpected times. Sometimes, companies may need to call you...
June 21, 2019
If you are opening a pop-up shop, working on a stall or hosting an event, you may be asked to provide public liability insurance. You may wonder why this is necessary. There are a number of reasons why having this cover is important, as it could save you a lot of problems later on. Who needs to get it? If you run a business, you should have public liability insurance cover. In the event that someone accidentally injures themselves or property is damaged, then you...
June 14, 2019
If you are looking to raise money for a good cause, you may want to register as an official charity. There are a number of benefits to this, such as reduced business rates, tax relief and access to additional funding. However, it is important to know how to set up a charity and whether or not it is appropriate. Responsibilities If you establish a charity, you will be expected to follow the rules on charity work, as well as informing both the public and the...
June 7, 2019
You have probably seen articles and videos talking about Article 13 in relation to online content. This new EU directive has proven to be divisive. However, it is important to be aware of what it is, especially if you are someone who is interested in creating online content. Copyright One reason that online video platforms in particular are concerned about Article 13 is that they could be held responsible for users uploading copyrighted material such as music or movies online. The rules state that these...