borders reopening and travel resumes

Australia’s borders are reopening: Will it bring a spending boost?

- February 14, 2022 < 1 MIN READ

With Australia’s borders preparing to reopen to international travellers, research from Westpac has revealed small businesses are expecting a much-needed boost. Key findings of the research include improvements for small businesses suffering from supply chain issues, with a third of small businesses (34 per cent) expecting opening international borders to help improve product shortages and… Read more »

this is how Australians will spend in 2022

How Aussies plan to spend their money in 2022 will impact your business

- February 8, 2022 3 MIN READ

Toluna’s Global Consumer Barometer study reveals Australians are increasingly concerned about their finances due to the Omicron outbreak. Spending confidence down The latest study that canvassed Aussies’ views during the first week in January revealed that almost half (47 per cent) of Australians were concerned about being able to afford the cost of Christmas. The… Read more »

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Xero launches new COVID-19 Business Support tool to help navigate eligibility

- February 4, 2022 < 1 MIN READ

Following the announcement from the NSW, SA, Tasmanian and ACT governments of various support packages to help small businesses during the current Omicron wave, Xero has announced an updated COVID-19 Business Support tool. The tool will make it simpler for small businesses and advisors to calculate their eligibility for the state support packages. Support welcomed… Read more »