Last year, 526,446 new businesses were registered in the UK, as more and more people looked to start their own ventures. However, as anyone who has done it will know, setting up a business is no picnic. One of the most common bugbears is managing finances. Whether it’s keeping on top of invoices or managing cash flow – it’s not why many people decide to start their own businesses, and can be a time-consuming, challenging and uncertain exercise. However, increasing familiarity with technology is helping businesses to manage their finances in a more productive and efficient way.