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What Does PERFECT Mean to You?

October 6, 2014 | Janet Culpitt

What happens when you build your financial plans on the shifting sands instead of a solid foundation?

Are you ready to make smart decisions about money? Do you care about your family? Do you care about the future? Are you motivated to take some action? Do you want some direction? Most people want to “get ahead” financially and it can be passion and determination that drives you to reach your level of […]



Fried Chips – The Precursor to Letting My Poor Brain Go

October 2, 2014 | Leo Eliades

Let your poor brain 'GO' and you 'WILL' create wealth.

When I was in my early teens I remember the trips to the country with my father. When we stopped for lunch I always ordered a plate of chips as this was the cheapest item on the menu and everyone else was eating steak. Everyone thought that I did not care much for steak, the […]



PayPal Launches – Flexible Small Business Loans

September 30, 2014 | admin

PayPal offer small business owners flexible, no interest, fee based, working capital loans

Disruptive technology is at it again with PayPal about to launch their ‘Small Business Lending’ arm. If you process your business transactions through PayPal you need to check it out. Initially the working capital loans will be relatively small e.g. up to 8% of annual turnover, but as PayPal continue to mine and analyse the […]



What’s Your Worst Case Scenario?

September 25, 2014 | Kate Fairley

Are you organised and ready to handle any worst case scenario you and your business might have to face?

When you choose to get out of bed in the morning, what’s the worst thing that can happen to you? There’s a chance you could have a car accident on the way to work, you could catch the flu and be off work for a week, there’s even a risk you could fall down the […]



Protect Your Family – Because Things Do Go Wrong

September 5, 2014 | Janet Culpitt

Running a business from your home? Have the right business insurance is essential.

It is an age old saying that there are only two guarantees in Life – Death and Taxes.  Recently an article highlighted the funeral industry as dying, due as people living longer. No financial plan is guaranteed. Therefore, you need to ensure you have a solution in place to cover any unforeseen events. Having a […]



How To Insure Your Home Business

August 21, 2014 | Kate Fairley

Running a business from your home? Have the right business insurance is essential.

When you’re just starting out every cent counts, which is why many small business owners choose to launch their business from home.  Home based enterprises are the fastest growing sector  of the business market with women at the forefront of the growth. But what does that mean for insurance? This post explains the important things […]



Have You Set Financial Goals?

August 5, 2014 | Janet Culpitt

Don't let your Christmas spending send you broke

If you were to retire tomorrow, how much would you need to provide you the lifestyle you want after all those hard years of working? And remember that amount has to last you 30–40 years. What is the Wealth Paradox? Simply explained, the Wealth Paradox proves that around 80% of Australians get to age of […]



Tips To Make Payroll Management Less Perplexing

August 4, 2014 | Angely Grecia

Stop burying yourself in paperwork and make life easier by using accounting software to keep track of all your employee payments and contingencies.

Employees and contractors are what keep the wheels of your business well oiled. But when it’s pay day, do the dollars always land in their accounts on time? Are you certain each person is being paid correctly, and leave entitlements are compliant? Accurately and consistently maintaining your payroll is an everyday business essential. If you’re […]



Protect Yourself From The Tax Man

July 25, 2014 | Kate Fairley

Ring your insurance broker TODAY and make sure that your business insurance policy does include Tax Audit protection.

Firstly to all the fabulous business owners out there, here’s a great big congratulations on surviving another financial year in business. Give yourself a pat on the back! Now tell me how your accounts are looking. Did you have to race around scrambling up receipts for your accountant? Or are you one of those people […]



Cash Flow Management: Essential To Business Success

July 7, 2014 | Angely Grecia

Here's 7 tips to help manage the cash flow of your business.

In the modern information age, knowledge truly is power. For business owners, that power comes from having a deep insight into how well their business is running. Perhaps the most important indicator for a small business is your cash flow. Cash flow refers to the way in which income flows into accounts and back out […]