Christmas a disrupter for most small business

- November 28, 2019 2 MIN READ

A study by small business lender OnDeck has found the festive season can be disruptive for many small businesses. While Australians are predicted to spend over $50 billion between mid-November and December 25, 2019, businesses can still do it tough.


Small business struggle to find finance, Ondeck reports

- April 15, 2019 2 MIN READ

Research by online lender Ondeck has found small business owners are increasingly struggling to secure finance from traditional lenders. In response, SMEs are turning to online lenders, family, friends and credit cards to supply the funds they need to grow their business. The study found one in four SMEs have had their loan applications rejected… Read more »


OnDeck study finds seasonal patterns in small business lending

- December 3, 2018 < 1 MIN READ

Small business finance provider, OnDeck, has found cyclical patterns in the lending habits of the nation’s small businesses. The lender’s data reveals definite peaks and troughs in small business online lending and confirmed strong cyclical funding patterns across the sector in Australia. Pre festive season saw the number of small businesses loan applications jump 145… Read more »


Follow these 5 steps to build a solid business credit profile

- August 9, 2018 3 MIN READ

Building a rock-solid business credit profile is likely to increase your available options to get the financing your business needs. When combined with sound business practices and a healthy business, a strong business credit profile can open doors to additional financing options. The first place to start is to find out your business’s existing credit score. OnDeck’s free Know Your Score tool… Read more »


Do you know your business credit score?

- May 10, 2018 2 MIN READ

Much like you have a personal credit score, if you’ve been trading as a business for any length of time your business will also have a credit score. We all know the importance of our personal credit score, yet our business credit score is an often misunderstood metric.  However, it is essential to understand if you are… Read more »