How to spot and stop phone scams

We frequently read about the dangers or perceived dangers of smartphones these days, whether it be from arthritis in our thumbs to walking into a tree as we browse through our Facebook feed but despite this the number one danger still remains actually receiving phone...

The hidden cost of a telephone number

A lot has changed in the telecoms industry recently and will no doubt continue to change so please be aware that the figures and costs quoted below are correct as of July 2017*, they may not still be accurate if you are reading this whilst whizzing about on your hover...

Staying up late for the election?

So Mrs May has called a snap election to take place on the 8th of June 2017, 3 years before many of us were expecting to drag ourselves down to the polling station yet again. What does it mean to Connect? I know my children will be heartbroken at having to miss...

The problems of starting a new business

Starting a business is not really as big a deal as it is to maintain it. But for new businesses, trying to break even and soar above zero profit is something to think about. The difficulties common with new businesses are not unique problems but are normalities...

How to never answer another sales call

Sales calls are annoying, the cold calls, the PPI calls, the automated calls or even the offer of some fantastic new double-glazed windows – all of them a nuisance. Why do they still exist? Can there really be that many people in the country that just happen to have...

Why Brexit will not happen

Right, that’s it, we’re leaving the EU- oh no we’re not, oh yes we are, oh no we’re not! Panto season is here again and the long saga of if, when and how the UK will leave the EU is still just as unfunny as watching another C list celeb being chased...