Nic Redfern, Finance Director for Know Your Money commented:
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Know Your Money
's finance director Nic Redfern said: "Small businesses are key to the future of the UK economy and this study shows a lot has been done to develop an economic environment across the country."
Know Your Money also highlighted the Business and Intellectual Property Centre based in Newcastle City Library for strengthening the business community in the city by offering advice, work spaces, and networking opportunities for small businesses.
In the Know Your Money survey, more than one in four people said that a lack of personal funds is the biggest barrier for people deciding to launch their own business.
The Know Your Money
project is the only North-east based project to appear on the shortlist in the education category after being nominated by a unknown source.
Daniel Briddick, 24, a participant on the Middlesbrough Wheels of Opportunity course run by Lottery-funded Know your Money
, Keep the Change (KYM)
The poster competition is part of the town's Middlesbrough Partnership and the Know Your Money
Know your Money
, Keep the Change (KYM) is a Big Lottery funded project to help young people get money savvy and improve their financial confidence.
Know your Money
, Keep the Change (KYM), a Big Lottery funded project to help young people get money savvy and improve their financial confidence, will soon be open.