What is an Umbrella Company?

In more recent years Umbrella Companies have become more and more popular but there can still be some confusion about what one actually is. An Umbrella Company is a business that employs agency workers and any other temporary workers with a continuous contract of employment. In order to meet this requirement, the umbrella company needs…

Understanding my payslip

The first time you view your payslip from an Umbrella Company, there may be some differences compared to what you are used to. There are 2 parts to your documents, a pay statement that will show you the calculation from the Contract Rate received by the Umbrella Company through to your net pay. The other…