Startup Advice

At Companies Made Simple, we know a thing or two about forming a business. Over the years, we’ve provided a number of budding entrepreneurs with formation packages and expert advice that make it easy for anyone to set up their own business. Put simply, we’re here to help push your compelling business ideas into action.

We have expertise in forming a range of companies in multiple areas of business. Whether your interest lays in the creative industry, property, service or tech sectors, we’ve compiled a number of helpful articles designed to get your startup on the right tracks. From crowdfunding to trademarking, registering your company to the final formation, we’ve got it covered.

So whether you’re setting up from home or in a burgeoning new sector, this hub is packed with everything you need to get your business off the ground. Alternatively, if you’re already ready to form and kick-start your company into gear, you can discover our company formation packages right here.

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The service address explained

When appointing a director for a limited company you will have to provide a service address. In this post we're going to explain what the service address is, the difference between the service address and the registered office, and how to go about changing the service address.

What are the differences between a Director and a Shareholder?

When incorporating a Limited by Shares company you will need a Director and a Shareholder. Both are pivotal to the general running of the company with the differences depending on the company type; Limited by Shares, Limited Liability Partnership (LLP) or Limited by Guarantee.

How to launch a startup with minimal capital

Lack of capital is one of the major reasons why startups fail. Some entrepreneurs theorise that raising capital can be a full-time six-month job for CEOs and this leaves bootstrapped startups with very few resources to operate and grow their business in the early stages.


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