Getting a company credit report for a dissolved company

Our company credit reports are a fantastic resource for getting background information on businesses of all shapes and sizes. From Coca-Cola to that brand new shop down the street, if it operates as a limited company, we can get a report on it. And that includes dissolved companies. Continue reading

5 ways to get a healthy credit score for your company

In this post, we’re going to look at some things you can do to ensure that your company’s credit rating is as healthy as possible. But before we dive into that … What is the credit rating?

A credit rating (or credit scores) is simply an indication of the likelihood of the business facing financial difficulties. Continue reading

The 7 key figures you need to know when analysing a company credit report

Analysing a company credit report can seem like a daunting exercise. But it doesn’t have to be. Even if some of the numbers are hard to understand or if the data is limited, you don’t have to be a detective to get valuable insights. There are normally enough clues to help you decide whether or not to;

  • Make a purchase or sales decision
  • Lend money
  • Let a property for business purposes
  • Become involved in some other way such as a joint venture

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How to complete smart searches for company directors

If you’re looking to take on a new business partner or supplier, getting some background info on the company director/s should be one of the top priorities on your to-do list. Why? Because when it comes to doing business, do you really know who you’ll be dealing with? Continue reading

Understanding company credit reports and company documents

When running a company, you simply must complete checks on the people and companies that you’re going to be doing business with. Likewise, if you’re a consumer and you’re about to part with a significant amount of money, you should really know who you’re giving your hard-earned cash to. It sounds like hyperbole but one false move really can have catastrophic results. Continue reading

Introducing the 10 company credit report subscription package

Annual Subscription Packages

Do you use company credit reports on a regular basis? Then our Report Subscription packages are ideal. Designed for frequent users of our company credit report services, an annual subscription package can help save you time and money.

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Don’t let your Company Credit Report go stale

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As soon as a company credit report has been bought the information within that report freezes. Even if a report were bought on a Monday and a director resigned on the Tuesday, the report would still show the director as having a role in the company. Continue reading

How your Fraud Protection Service works

When forming your company with us you will notice an optional extra on the basket page; a Fraud Protection service. In this post we’re going to explain how the service works and ultimately, how it protects you and your business from becoming a victim of fraudulent activity. Continue reading

Switching your FREE update alerts off… and on again

If you set up an update alert against a company we’ll email you whenever that company makes an update with Companies House. This could be a director appointment, registered office update, new shares being added, a confirmation statement being filed – any change that’s made with Companies House, we’ll let you know. Update alerts are a fantastic way to keep tabs on another company, and they’re free to set up! But what if you’re no longer interested in a company and want to turn your alerts off? In this post we’ll show you how to do this. Continue reading