This volume is part of a series of guides on different aspects of personal finance, from running a business to buying a home and from choosing a pension to investing in shares. They contain case studies and worked examples, together with practical ideas and advice. This particular guide is for anyone with a new or developing business. It deals with topics such as raising capital, borrowing money, business and financial planning, paying tax, choosing premises, employing staff, buying materials, granting credit and marketing. The author aims to make sure the prospective entrepreneur knows what questions to ask and how to go about getting the answers. Examples of book-keeping and accounts are also included. David Williams is author of "You and the Taxman" and is a qualified solicitor and tax advisor. He is consultat editor of the Reader's Digest guide to the law, "You and Your Rights" and has been legal advisor to Granada Television's community advice programme "This is Your Right".