Is it time to upgrade your accounting software?

Story by "Michael Pendred"  | February 3, 2014, 1:52 PM

As your business grows in size, turnover and age, the time will inevitably come when you need to upgrade your accounting software system. Here, accounting software whiz Michael Pendred explains how you can make this upgrading as pain free as possible.

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How SMEs can avoid the post-Christmas cash flow blues

Story by "Justin Grey"  | January 29, 2014, 10:32 AM

The typically slow post-Christmas quarter can be a challenging time for SMEs, with cash flow difficulties a serious concern for many business owners. Here, Wayne Smith offers eight tips to counter your post-Christmas cash flow blues.

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Businesses urged to bring forward capital purchases before year’s end

Story by "Justin Grey"  | November 12, 2013, 8:18 AM

Taxpayers Australia is urging small business owners to bring forward capital purchases before January 1, 2014 to maximise deductions following the government’s repeal of the Minerals Resources Rent Tax and the concessions that were to be funded by it. Add a comment

How to monitor your profits as the Aussie dollar fluctuates

Story by "Justin Grey"  | September 25, 2013, 10:25 AM

This year the Aussie dollar has been performing a lot like the Australian Cricket team – one day it’s high, the next it’s in the doldrums. Here, Simon Glendenning explains how you can keep yourself ahead of the game. Add a comment

How to build your business budget

Story by "John Corias"  | July 22, 2013, 2:22 PM

Often budgets are a necessary evil forced upon small businesses by lending institutions when they receive applications for finance. However preparing a business budget can provide many benefits, explains accounting expert John Corias. Add a comment

Take control of your international payments this financial year

Story by "Justin Grey"  | June 27, 2013, 4:19 PM

Approaching a new financial year, business owners become tied up in balancing the previous year’s numbers, manage inventory and get rid of old stock. Here Forex expert Justin Logan offers tips for managing international payments this financial year. Add a comment

How to keep the cash flowing

Story by "Vaughan Rowsell "  | December 12, 2012, 10:19 AM

ChristmasThe number one challenge for SMEs is managing cash flow. Here, point-of-sale software expert Vaughan Rowsell offers his tips to ensure you get paid faster and aren’t forgotten at this busy time of year. Add a comment

Small business accounting mid-year outlook & the MYEFO

Story by "John Corias"  | December 5, 2012, 3:28 PM

JOHN_CORIAStnFollowing the recent release of the Mid-Year Economic and Fiscal Outlook (MYEFO) for 2012-2013, here My Business accounting expert John Corias explains what ramifications the changes will hold for SMEs. Add a comment

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