The news you need to know: October 18, 2019

- October 18, 2019 2 MIN READ

Catch up on today’s headlines as we break down the news small business owners need to know on Friday, October 18, 2019. ATO warns taxpayers to lodge before October 31 deadline The Australian Taxation Office (ATO) is calling for people to lodge their tax returns by the October 31 deadline or miss out on refunds.… Read more »


Buy now pay later payment option, LatitudePay expands its reach

- October 3, 2019 < 1 MIN READ

Launched just one month ago, buy now pay later option, LatitudePay has increased the scope of its offerings to include eight new partnerships with major retailers. The payment platform allows customers to make ten weekly payments with no interest. The new partners include leading national retailers Forty Winks, Prouds, Angus & Coote, Goldmark, Zamel’s and… Read more »


The news you need to know: October 4 2019

- October 3, 2019 2 MIN READ

Missed today’s headlines? Here’s the news that small business owners need to know on October 4 2019. Property investment confidence high A new survey has found property investors are far more positive about the market than a year ago, despite the largest real estate downturn in twenty years. The 2019 Property Investment Professionals of Australia’s Property… Read more »


Over 1.5 million Aussies are using buy-now-pay-later options

- March 20, 2019 < 1 MIN READ

Research by Roy Morgan has found over 1.5 million Australians are now utilising ‘buy-now-pay-later’ to fund their purchases. Millennials and Gen Z are the heaviest adopters of the service. In the twelve months to January 2019, 1.59 million Australians opted to take advantage of buy-now-pay-later services. Millennials make up the lion’s share of users, accounting… Read more »


Buy Now Pay Later emerging as solid payment trend

- December 17, 2018 2 MIN READ

A new report by Power Retail has revealed Buy Now Pay Later (BNPL) services which launched in the Australian market in 2015 are exploding in popularity. The report suggests retailers who ignore BNPL do so at their peril. The ‘Buy Now, Pay Later – Fad or Future?’ report surveyed 5,000+ retailers and consumers across Australia to discover… Read more »