Tuesday, May 5th, 2020

The Small Business Cashflow Scheme – COVID-19 support

  Last Friday, May 1st, the Government introduced the Small Business Cashflow Scheme. Its purpose is to further support small to medium businesses who have experienced a loss of revenue due COVID-19. What is it? It is a loan for businesses who have lost revenue due to COVID-19. How much is it? $10,000 per business […]

Wednesday, August 14th, 2019

Small business owners in NZ: What is AIM provisional tax & should you opt in?

Heard about the AIM Provisional Tax Regime in NZ? It could well benefit your small business but, before deciding whether it’s right for you, read this…

Friday, June 28th, 2019

Want to improve cashflow in your business? First understand your working capital cycle…

Want to improve cashflow in your business? First understand what a working capital cycle is & then take steps to start freeing up cash. All explained here…

Thursday, June 20th, 2019

SME owners with outdated systems: 5 areas of your business to upgrade & improve

Are your business systems and processes outdated and hampering growth? Take a look at these 5 areas of your business that you can upgrade for better results…

Tuesday, June 11th, 2019

Small business owners: The 10 advantages of a cashflow forecast & what yours should include

A cashflow forecast has many advantages for a small business. Find out what the main benefits are and what the best cashflow forecasts should include…

Monday, May 20th, 2019

Are you and your business safe if you get sick or injured? Income protection insurance in NZ

While ACC offers coverage for accidents, many New Zealanders overlook the need for income protection insurance if they’re unable to work due to illness.

Wednesday, May 8th, 2019

Entrepreneurs & business owners: Are you financially literate enough to succeed?

If you’re already in business or setting up a new venture, financial literacy is essential: here’s why it’s so important for business owners & entrepreneurs…

Tuesday, April 16th, 2019

Don’t hate the stocktake: Why counting your stock is crucial to your business

Do you dread counting your stock? Here’s why you should approach stocktaking as a necessary and positive part of your business.

Monday, March 11th, 2019

Why a detailed budget is essential for your business

Setting a budget for your business isn’t difficult – but without enough detail it won’t be very useful. Here’s what you need to know about setting a budget that will benefit your business.

Thursday, February 28th, 2019

The 4 most common business structures in NZ

A quick guide to the most commonly used business structures in New Zealand: sole trader, limited company, partnership and joint venture.