Category Archives: Family Business

4 tips for a successful exit strategy

If you are a business owner, even a relatively young business owner, then it’s very possible that getting out of your business may have crossed your mind at some point. After all, none of us want to work forever, and … Continue reading

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My Business is my Pension

When we ask business owners how they plan to fund their retirement, we are regularly told that “my business is my pension” This may be an assumption you have made, however if you are working in a family business this … Continue reading

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When can I retire?

We are often asked “when can I retire?” when we meet with new clients, and there is a common misconception that the answer is when their State pension starts. Well it has far less to do with that than you … Continue reading

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How to start your Succession Planning

In our last blog we looked at when to start your succession planning and the overwhelming conclusion (that I made) was that now was a pretty good time. There will be challenges, but the sooner you face them the sooner … Continue reading

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When is the best time to start succession planning?

I am often asked this question and typically my answer is ‘a long time ago’! More often than not the issue of succession planning is ignored and then only dealt with at a pain point such as the sudden death … Continue reading

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