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Why taking a risk is key to entrepreneurial success

The entrepreneur embraces risk in every facet of their life and it is what drives them to perform.

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B2B pay solution to solve financial challenges for SMEs

B2Bpay is designed to improve the way SMEs pay expenses while accruing rewards and streamlining their business processes.

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Han’s Café franchisees penalised for underpaying workers

Two Han’s Café franchisees were penalised a total of $80,000 for having deliberately underpaid 49 workers.

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Five mistakes business owners make during Easter public holidays

Businesses should plan public holidays like Easter with thought and precision to ensure business continuity.

New system eliminates superannuation clearing house requirements for SME owners

New super clearing house now available

The SBSCH is the ATO’s online superannuation payment service that is now available to eligible small businesses.

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Small businesses urged to check bank loan contract terms

The ASBFEO revealed that some banks failed to comply with the unfair contract terms legislation regarding bank loan for small businesses.

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Bank accused over unfair small business loans

7-Eleven franchisees allege ANZ Bank engaged in “unconscionable conduct” by approving small business loans they couldn’t possibly repay.


Five questions guaranteed to save you money

Being able to save thousands for a better future lies in being able to answer well some important questions relating to your financial health.


SME revenue prospects improving but cashflow issues remain

SMEs are optimistic about revenue growth this 2018 but cashflow issues are hampering some of them from achieving such growth.

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ATO tackle taxation issues and hidden economy among local businesses

ATO is encouraging businesses to report proper taxes as the office is checking on possible non-complying businesses.

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Three places to consistently find hidden profit

Little things that don’t appear to be worth the time or effort can make a massive difference over time in increasing your profit.

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ASBFEO marks 2nd anniversary with Payments Register update

The updated Payments Register will enable small businesses to measure potential risks before entering supply arrangements with big business.

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How to restructure your business in a tax-efficient way

A detailed look at the tax implications of the restructure of a small business.

Chris Strode, Founder, Invoice2go

Taking the next step: when to hire your first hire

Weigh up your priorities and whether you can really afford tp ay another wage before you decide to hire your first employee.

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Small businesses admit undercutting to win work

In an effort to stay ahead of competitors almost half of small businesses resort to undercutting their competitors, thereby dropping their profit marg…

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First-to-market service for contactless payments launched

Tyro’s contactless payments system will help merchants save money by processing debit tap-and-go payments through the more economical eftpos network.


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