Can Credit Cards help Small Business?

Can Credit Cards help Small Business?

According to report in the Sydney Morning Herald today, Australians owe $45 billion on credit cards and are paying more than five billion dollars a year in interest.  Where does this kind of ‘debt trap’ leave small business? Accessing affordable funding is an ongoing...
MINING FOR VALUE

MINING FOR VALUE

We first opened our doors in Newcastle in 1996. We have a number of divisions within the business; lifting division, Chemical refurbishment and our rapidly growing labour hire division. It was for the latter that we needed the help of Apricity. With the mining sector...
NEW ZEALAND FOOD IMPORTER

NEW ZEALAND FOOD IMPORTER

Our company is a food importer, primarily focused and on niche, health related markets such as gluten free, vegetarian and vegan. We supply into health food chains, independent suppliers and major supermarkets across New Zealand. Late last year, we successfully...
5 Tips For Securing Invoice Loans With Minimal Risk

5 Tips For Securing Invoice Loans With Minimal Risk

Cash flow finance is usually a major concern for small and medium businesses, particularly in recent years when invoicing periods have increased to 30, 60 and 90 days. If you want your small business to survive, it is essential to think outside the box, which is where...
Cashflow finance – getting the facts straight

Cashflow finance – getting the facts straight

From Alan Hewitt For any business owner, cashflow dictates whether you live or die. Protecting it and maintaining control must be an absolute priority if your business is to flourish. But with customers setting their own terms as to when you receive payment, this can...