Qantas Voucher Competition Winner

Qantas Voucher Competition Winner

Congratulations to the lucky winner of our recent competition, Megan Rabbitt-Sutton, the Financial Manager from Wolff Group based in Toowoomba, Queensland. Megan is the recipient of a $250 Qantas voucher. When asked what does Apricity mean for their business, Megan...
OVERDRAFTS, SMALL BUSINESS AND THE BANKS

OVERDRAFTS, SMALL BUSINESS AND THE BANKS

Small businesses face many challenges, but one of the biggest obstacles can be obtaining external finance (The Availability of Business Finance, RBA). Many small businesses have typically relied on bank facilities, such as overdrafts, to manage cash-flow shortages,...
7 Simple Tips To Avoid Late Payments

7 Simple Tips To Avoid Late Payments

Belinda Gadd Optus 25 October, 2017 Late payments are an ongoing issue for small businesses around Australia. Check out these simple tips you can use for your business to minimise stress and help ensure you’re being paid on time. When these don’t work,...
Four in Ten Construction Invoices Paid Late

Four in Ten Construction Invoices Paid Late

Andrew Heaton Sourceable 7 November, 2017 Senate Inquiries are recommending a number of changes when it comes to payment terms for the construction industry as cash flow difficulties are still largely prevalent due to late payment of invoices. The Senate Inquiry Into...
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...
New index looks at the state of small business

New index looks at the state of small business

SBS World News 12 September 2017 Accounting firm Xero is now providing a monthly report as insight into small businesses to inform government policy and regulation. Trent Innes, Xero Australia Managing Director said the company’s data shows there has been some...