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September 5, 2017
Economy Shifts From Resources Sector

Non-mining sectors are picking up economic slack with the Reserve Bank’s quarterly trend data indicating that the services industry is up 2.8%, along with other non-mining sectors who are also picking up steam. An uptrend in the services sector is a leading indicator that business confidence is up, along with employment growth – an encouraging […]

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June 1, 2017
Issues Facing Hospitality Business Owners

Whilst hospitality remains as a lucrative and job-creating sector, it’s still facing immense regulations that may impede industry and individual business growth. The industry is looking to grow and become more and more competitive. Especially with the anticipated corporate tax rate cut, we are expecting that incumbent players will reinvest their earnings to either open […]

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May 18, 2017
Last Minute EoFY Tips For Small Businesses

The end of financial year is near, and it is time to get your tax affairs organised. Since we know that getting down to the nitty gritty may be stressful, we’d like to help by giving you some information that can make the next couple of days or weeks easier. $20,000 asset write-off. Changes in the […]

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May 3, 2017
Four consumer trends that restaurant and cafe owners should be aware of!

The food and hospitality industry is in for another wave of change. To help you get the big picture of what to expect, here are four consumer trends to watch out for this year. The rise of ethical consumer Consumers want to know almost everything. They are getting more and more interested in knowing where […]

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April 15, 2017
Tips for Managing Your Small Business Finances

Mastering the art of managing the finances of your small business is not easy, and that’s why we have prepared for you several tips that might be helpful. 1. Devise and revise your financial goals and targets Make sure you and your team are always working towards a goal. Be clear about your short-term and […]

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March 31, 2017
Instant Tax Write-Off Ends June 30 2017!

On our tax write-off page, we explained to you briefly how the write-off works and how you can benefit from it. But now that we are 3 months away from the end of financial year, we would like to remind you on how we can help.* This limited time offer is an opportunity for small […]

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March 15, 2017
How extra working capital can benefit your business...

“Profit may be the queen of business, but cash is king.” We are constantly bombarded with the idea of reaping as much profit as possible to strive for survival and success. However if you cannot make a clear distinction between profit and cash, you might fall into the trap of focusing disproportionately on the profits […]

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February 13, 2017
Are you looking to jump into the hospitality industry?

Getting into the hospitality industry may appear easy, but surviving and let alone succeeding is not. If you are thinking of opening your own hospitality business, read on and put these points in for your checklist. Do your Research Do not make assumptions about what the hospitality industry is like. Instead you should do your […]

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January 11, 2017
Finance Terms Explained

At Geared Asset Finance our goal is to make equipment finance easy, and we thought that it would be worthwhile to spare some time and outline brief, easy-to-understand explanations for the following terms. Keep in mind that as a borrower the more informed you are, the more likely it is for you to get the […]

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December 15, 2016
Boosting Your Christmas Holiday Revenue

We know what Christmas means to business owners. It is busy yet full of opportunities. If you play your cards right, there is a lot that you can do to generate higher sales and reap more profit. The secret lies in being proactive, rather than sitting back and waiting for some Christmas miracles! If you […]

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