6 Quick Ways to Improve Cash Flow

  1. Invoice Immediately Don't leave it until later. Write the invoice as soon as the job is done. 2. Take Deposits Ask for an upfront payment or split the payments into thirds - upfront, [...]

Single Invoice Finance – How It Works

  Is there anything more frustrating or annoying than waiting weeks or months for a customer to pay a bill? You supplied your services immediately, but they won't pay until they're good and ready. It [...]

4 Tips to Get Business Loan

It has become progressively harder for business owners to borrow money from the banks. Reserve Bank Data tells the story. In 1990, almost 63% of all bank loans went to businesses. Today, that figure is [...]

How Success Can Kill Your Business

  By Susan Milicevic, Aspire Consulting As strange as it sounds,  more sales, greater revenue and faster growth can pose real dangers to a business. The reason is that business growth often requires [...]

Get It Right Or Pay The Price

By Graham Doessel, CEO, MyCRA Credit Rating Repairs. Business owners should take care when lodging a negative listing on an individual's credit file. Get it wrong and it could be costly. If the Privacy Commissioner [...]

Delinquent Payment Figures Rise 28%

Forget the Minties. At a time like this you need single invoice finance! The reason? According to Business watchdog, Dun and Bradstreet, Australian businesses are increasingly neglecting to pay their bills. The number of severely [...]

Big Business Burns Small Fry

Small businesses are being forced to the brink of collapse because their larger and more powerful customers in the B2B  sector take too long to pay their bills. Some large companies take up to 90 [...]

Construction Company – Business Is Booming

Here's how  short-term invoice finance helped an industry legend avoid embarrassment and rebuild his business. PROBLEM: Harry Kennett* should have been very happy.  He had won a lucrative contract to supply construction equipment to a company building [...]

8 Secrets of Success

Richard St John has been spreading the success gospel for well over a decade. He has interviewed over 500 extraordinarily successful people in many fields to discover what helped them succeed.    He sorted [...]

Factoring Gets A Fantastic Face Lift

Factoring has had a fresh new coat of paint. Until now,  this powerful financing tool has mostly been the  exclusive  preserve of large companies in cosy relationships with conservative  bankers and financiers. Now,  thanks to the advent [...]

Invoice Finance Tops $14 Billion in March Quarter

As small and medium sized businesses continue to grapple with a challenging cash flow environment they are increasingly turning to  invoice finance as a solution. According to the Institute for Factors and Discounters, industry turnover [...]

Invoice Finance – Your Safety Net

Many Australian businesses use invoice finance as a safety net. It's protection for when cash reserves run low. The industry's annual turnover is $60b a year which indicates this tried and tested strategy [...]