Category Archives: PPF

Why do we ask you to complete a pre-work questionnaire?

Why do we ask you to complete a pre-work questionnaire?

So you’ve been invited to a zoom meeting with us and we have asked you to fill in a short pre-work questionnaire, but now you are wondering what is this all about…time is precious right?! So why are we asking you to do ‘homework’ before our meeting?   (First things first… if you want to […]

Ellie’s Travel Adventures – Sunny Scotland

Ellie's travel adventure - sunny Scotland

Guys. It hasn’t rained. Every day I’m waiting to hear the pitter patter on this van roof, but nothing. I can’t believe it. We’ve been in Scotland getting on for 2 weeks and we’ve had not a drop! I’m certain that even in the rain this place is beautiful, but my goodness, with the sun […]

Ellie’s Travel Adventure – From Wales to Scotland

Ellie's travels - wales to scotland

Hello once again from the van, after what I have to say has been a really lovely week, so thank you, UK! We have spanned Wales, England & Scotland this week, and reminded ourselves what our beautiful country has to offer, which is easy to forget in the day-to-day grind, especially depending on where we’ve […]

Ellie’s Travel Adventure – Wedding Party & Wales

Wales & wedding party

Hello! I’m checking in from the Brecon Beacons this week, enjoying listening to my husband trying to wrap his head around the Welsh road signs. (He’s complaining that the language makes no sense .. but then I reminded him that he’s Polish, and that we feel very much the same about his language!) Anyways, we’re […]

Ellie’s Travel Adventure – Week 1

Week 1 - Mam Tor

Well; it’s been a whole week since we drove out of our driveway in Colchester for the last time and headed out to a life on wheels. I’d love to say it’s been a week of action-packed adventure, but, as it is when you’re significantly ‘down-sizing’, there was quite a lot that needed taking to […]

Ellie’s Travel Adventure – And we’re off!

Ellie's Travel Adventure - and we're off!

Hi! I’m coming at you from somewhere on the A1 heading north – trying to distract myself as I’d love to visit a service station right now…! So, what is this, this isn’t the usual kind of topic for our blogs? Well, today my husband and I have set off on a bit of an […]

At PPF We’re Life Centred Accountants – But what does that mean?

Life Centred Accountant

At PPF we’re committed to helping our clients reach their goals – not just keep the tax man happy.  Which is why it was a no brainer for us to become a founding member of Life Centred Accountants, a group of like minded accountants whose focus is ensuring our clients businesses deliver on their goals. […]

Be proud of your profitable and thriving business (and those growing tax bills!)

Be proud of your growing business, being profitable and thriving

Your business reaching the VAT threshold is a good thing for your clients (even when you raise your prices) A subscription box supplier I use personally recently emailed out to say they’ve had to register for VAT and therefore need to put their prices up.  As a small business, this can be a scary step […]

Undercharging could be the root cause of your biggest business problems

stop undercharging - you are worth it!

Far too often, we see service businesses undercharging. Though it may not feel like it, going cheap (for whatever reason) and undercharging for the value you provide is often the root cause of a lot of other problems in the business. Let’s dig into why. Let’s say your prices are cheap and you win a […]

Your business is playing a part in supporting the Buddy Bag Foundation

Pink Pig Financials partnership with The Buddy Bag Foundation

Via the B1G1 initiative, we’ve committed to a cause close to our hearts – The Buddy Bag Foundation. By working with us, you get to share in the support for a fantastic organisation and make an impact in a child’s life.  The Buddy Bag Foundation was set up in response to the rising number of […]