SMEs not so super savvy when it comes to retirement savings

Top five Superannuation “need to know” changes for 30 June

Here are the top five things that advisers and small-business owners need to consider now in order to meet the 30 June superannuation deadline.


Café operator faces Court over serious record-keeping failures

The serious record-keeping failures included failing to record employees’ names, commencement dates, hours worked, rates of pay, payments made, leav…

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I am a tradie – how do I get my money?

Stopping work and refusing to do anymore until an account is brought up to date is one way a tradie can motivate a customer to pay.


How to raise funds from your existing equipment

Sales-back finance allows SMEs to leverage their existing equipment to raise funds.


Why are we still putting up with payroll tax?

It’s time we talked more about payroll tax and both the red tape and huge cost to employers it creates.


When prevention is better than a cure

Don’t wait until it’s too late to save your failing business, practice prevention through proper risk management.

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Proposed Carnell banking changes a boon for SME borrowers

SME borrowers would benefit from the proposed banking changes as they offer clear timeframes on changing the “t”s & “c”s of a loan.

Insurance premiums

Despite insurers’ talk, SME premiums won’t walk

The much-hyped increase in the cost of SME premiums seems, in practice, to be lower than expected.

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Why advocating on time payments for SMEs is a win-win for all

Backing on time payments for small businesses with a legislation is not only fair and reasonable, but will help stimulate more growth for actors in th…


New “triple threat” accounting standards for businesses

The latest accounting standards will impact how you will present your business performance.

New system eliminates superannuation clearing house requirements for SME owners

Super fund for small business focuses on Australia’s future

The super fund company aims to support the changing needs of Australian SMEs.

Late payments causing more than a headache for SMEs

Movement to end late payments gathers pace

Major small-business software provider commits to advocate the end of late payments and encourages other businesses to do the same.


New FinTech leverages electronic banking to help banish tax dodgers

The patented technology isolates the tax component of every business transaction that occurs via electronic banking platforms.

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Small-business suppliers should never be a bank for big business: ASBFEO

A new law to legislate a maximum payment time for big businesses to pay small-business suppliers can be a game-changer for keeping a steady cashflow f…

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Small businesses win with GST changes

The upcoming GST changes will make life easier for small business, reducing the time and propensity for error in reporting.

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The top four finance tips for SME importers

Foreign exchange rates and transaction records are a few of things SME importers must consider when expanding into other markets.


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