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Umbrella Company

Each week we receive a great many queries from umbrella company employees who want to check if they are getting paid. For the vast majority, there was no reason to doubt that they would be paid, they were just anxious about it and wanted us to confirm. In fact, we know there is generally a lot of perceived uncertainty surrounding umbrella company pay and, in this article, we want to address that.

Umbrella Company

Whatever your lifestyle and goals, there’s a good chance that there’s something you’d like to improve. It could be that you want to be a bit more active, lose a few pounds or eat a little more healthily. Maybe you’d like to reduce your stress levels or get more sleep. Maybe you’d like to improve your money management and take control of your finances. If you’re one of Orange Genie's umbrella company employees, the good news is that our Fitness and Wellbeing service is designed to help you succeed, whatever your particular circumstances and goals.

Umbrella Company

As you may be aware, many UK households are having to deal with an increase in their energy bills. This has resulted from an increase in international wholesale costs, and some energy firms have gone out of business as a result. With no direct solution emerging, UK households will have to find a way to meet these extra costs, at least in the short term. In this article we’ll look at what action our umbrella company employees can take to help them through this latest crisis.

Limited Company

Do you have a vision or a passion that you want to turn into your own business? Thousands of entrepreneurs and individuals look to start their own businesses each year and whilst the attraction of being your own boss, balancing your work and home life along with potentially earning more money is exciting the reality of knowing where to start can be daunting.

Tax return

When we advise you to spend your valuable time on filing your tax return as soon as possible, even though we’re still months away from the deadline, it’s perfectly reasonable to wonder why. After all, you’re busy enough with paying work, without adding to your to-do list unnecessarily. Why are we asking you to prioritise this task over so many others?

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