Guides

From 06/12/17 eligible commercial borrowers will receive 3 Qantas Business Rewards for $1.50 they spend at Naritas when they pay their bill using B2Bpay. Taking advantage of this offer is easy. For business clients with existing invoices from Naritas requiring payment, simply click the image below...

A danger period for many established wholly or substantially owner-operated businesses is the time when a principal of a business departs, whether because of retirement, new horizons, disagreements, illness or death. The value and even viability of a business can be reduced or eliminated if...

If you are interested in starting a business, buying a franchise can be an excellent alternative to developing your own business from the ground up. Doing so allows you to leverage the brand equity of an existing business, as you’ll be operating under the trading...

Small business loans can be great when you need to get your brand up and running or cover unexpected expenses. However, it’s useful to understand the difference between the available options before committing to one. To help you make the right choice, here’s what you need...

One of the most important truisms in business is that if you can’t measure it, you can’t manage it. And if you can’t manage it, you can’t improve it. This is one of the reasons why it’s essential to regularly review your enterprise’s hard data. [caption...

The new financial year is upon us! Now that we’re in the 2017-18 financial year, there are a number of new pieces of legislation that could impact how you do business. With many small business owners finalizing all their tax returns and...

Following the Government's announcement, small businesses can immediately deduct the business portion of most assets if they cost less than $20,000 and were purchased between 7:30PM on 12 May 2015 and 30 June 2018.   Immediate deductibility threshold for small business extended In short, this deduction can be...

Just like you, lenders are in business – and they don’t succeed by making bad deals. When they consider your loan application, they’re calculating the financial risk of entering into an arrangement with you. Let’s break it down. What a lender considers For a lender, financial risk comes...

Knowing the true cost of a loan can be complicated, especially with different lenders advertising different rates, under different terms. However, while this is a good starting point, there are a lot more factors to consider when calculating the true cost of your loan. Annualised Percentage...