EX-FORCES Questions Answered

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I'm ex forces, is there any assistance with starting a business?

The Royal British Legion's Small Business Advisory Service and Loan Scheme is designed for personnel leaving the Services, and for ex-forces personnel, wanting to "go it alone" and start their own business. With almost 1,400 successful applicants, the Legion's Small Business Advisory Service and Loan Scheme is there to help with advice on how to start a business and produce the marketing and financial projections that investors will require. Should the application be successful a loan of up to £5,000 can be made with agreed repayment terms to get the business off the ground.

Contact details are:

The Royal British Legion Small Business Advisory Service, The Cottage, Ordnance Road, Tidworth, Wilts, SP9 7QD.

Tel: 01980 847753, Fax: 01980 847734, Email: info@britishlegion.org.uk