Category: Interest

HOW TO AVOID LATE PAYMENT DISPUTES

While you may not encounter them often, disputes over payments can become a major problem and lead to your non-paying client or customer coming up with excuses not to pay you. To avoid this happening it is necessary to identify why these late payment disputes happen and close any loop holes that can be exploited…



How long do unpaid invoices remain valid for?

Many SMEs are consistently paid late by their debtors, but just how long do those unpaid invoices remain valid for? UK businesses are currently suffering at the hands of the country’s late payment culture. One third of the UK’s SMEs say that their invoices are not paid until two months after the agreed payment terms….




How to charge interest on late payments

Charging interest on late payments is an effective way of protecting your business’ cashflow. UK businesses of all shapes and sizes are suffering due to the country’s late payment culture. 80% of small businesses are paid late, and on average, SMEs are owed £6,142in late payments at any one time. Being paid late can have…