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Let us help your business break through

The opportunity to start your own business can be both exciting and daunting in equal measure. Maybe this is the first time you’ve tried to develop a business idea of your own, or perhaps you’re a serial entrepreneur who loves getting something new off the ground.

We understand the challenges you’ll face, from deciding on your legal status to securing your first customer, so let us help you take these first steps on your business journey.

Resources to help you

We've carefully selected resources to help you with whatever challenges you may be facing right now in your business, so feel free to browse what's on offer below. If there's any content you'd like to see on here, just let us know

Collaboration

How the British Library’s Business & IP Centre could help you

We're collaborating with the British Library to make support more widely available for entrepreneurs and business owners, at every stage in the lifecycle of a business.

Side Hustle

Side Hustle toolkit

We're keen to support a new generation of business owners who're thinking about kick starting their very own 'side hustle'.

Female Entrepreneurs

Our guide contains top tips from a range of women entrepreneurs designed to inspire you to start a company and become a future business founder.

Small business commisioner

Keep cashflow positive and protected with the Small Business Commissioner

Santander has collaborated with the Office of the Small Business Commissioner to help businesses that may experience late payment of invoices.

Ready to revive your business?

Ready to revive your business?

In collaboration with Elavon we look at some of the challenges businesses face while operating under COVID and how we can help businesses in South West and South Wales deliver a safer payment experience.

Right first time

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Right first time – helping you to become funding ready

Whether you're applying for the Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme or any other business funding you need to put forward a robust business case.