iPhone app... win more business... give your customers choice... total solution finance

Supplier FAQs

Why should I offer leasing?

Offering your clients an alternative payment method will increase your sales, FACT. You will get paid a lot quicker, FACT. And by the way, your competitors are offering it!

What can be leased?

Pretty much anything, here at Bluestar we have a substantial portfolio of funders that enables us to arrange finance for most assets a company would look to purchase. We can even finance 100% software and include additional costs such as installation, training and services.

What is the minimum/maximum deal size?

The minimum deal size we do is £1,000, there is no maximum.

Who can I offer leasing to?

Leasing can be offered to all of your business customers including new start and young companies.

How does it work?

Refer to our ‘finance process document’, which explains all the stages from quotation through to payment of your invoice.

Do I have to do any admin?

No, the only admin we ask you to do is raise your invoice. Bluestar take care of everything else on your behalf.

How long does the approval process take?

Credit approval takes less than a working day to obtain, in some cases we get decisions immediately. The proposals that take longer than this are generally when we are waiting on the client for further information.

When do I get paid?

Providing all the paperwork has been completed you receive payment electronically normally within 3 days of a successful delivery/install.

Can I get paid in advance?

Sometimes yes, as long as your customer agrees. We offer stage payment agreements which enable funds to be released to you prior to delivery.

Do I need a consumer credit licence?

Yes, for regulated customers (sole traders and partnerships). You do not need a licence for limited companies. Please refer to the Financial Conduct Authorities website www.fca.org.uk or contact your Bluestar account manager.

Bluestar Leasing is a trading name of Blue Star Business Solutions Limited which is Authorised and Regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority.

Blue Star Business Solutions Limited registered office address Unit 10B Mansfield Business Park, Lymington Bottom Road, Medstead, Alton, Hampshire GU34 5PZ

Company Registration Number 05083649