The benefits of small business loans from online lenders

- June 21, 2019 2 MIN READ

As the end of financial year approaches, many small business owners are considering taking advantage of the government’s $30k instant asset write-off. For many SMBs this requires access to finance. However, the Reserve Bank of Australia recently reported one in five small businesses struggle to gain finance from a traditional lender, indicating it’s time business… Read more »


Top tips for small businesses as EOFY approaches

- June 13, 2019 3 MIN READ

For small businesses, the 2018/19 finish line is in sight. At midnight on 30 June, the financial year ends, the books are closed and businesses report their financial situation to the Australian Tax Office (ATO). Matthew Prouse from Xero provides five tips to help small businesses make the most of this busy time and keep stress… Read more »


Is your small business ready to cash in on EOFY trade?

- June 7, 2018 2 MIN READ

With the end of financial year approaching, consumers are looking for markdowns and businesses are hoping to clear excess stock according to new research conducted for marketing services company Salmat. Salmat commissioned the Australian Consumer, Retail and Services (ACRS) research unit to investigate how shoppers prepare for and purchase, during the EOFY sales. The survey… Read more »

Business Basics

Industry specific tax deductions

- June 14, 2017 4 MIN READ

As the end of financial year draws near and whilst there are a wide variety of tax deductions open to all small businesses. Professional services Your business could look to claim the following items: New capital equipment such as computers, laptops, phones or office furniture. This can include the cost of refitting the office kitchen… Read more »