End of Financial Year – sends a shiver down your spine! Here’s how we can help you help your clients

End of financial year is an important and stressful time for you and your clients. Particularly when you have clients looking to maximise opportunities such as the Federal Government’s $20,000 small business tax write-off before the end of financial year. We specialise in financing equipment for businesses large and small and use our expertise and experience to ensure your clients …

Insurance Premium Funding – why it makes good sense

Wouldn’t it be easier for you and your business if you could spread the cost of your insurance across the full twelve months of the year? Insurance Premium Funding allows you to do just that! In a world where businesses are faced with increasing financial needs and stresses, Insurance Premium Funding enables businesses to pay their insurance premiums in easy …

Cash Flow & Tax Debt When Financing Your Business

Many accountants have previously instructed their clients to enter into an ATO arrangement, as it can be a relatively cheap form of finance. The added benefit of this debt arrangement is that it ensures the impact on cash flow is minimal on the client.  What’s the result of this arrangement?  Unfortunately, opting for an arrangement with ATO isn’t always a …

3 Tips for Effective Social Media Marketing

Marketing today is a far different beast than just a few years ago. Before Internet, newspaper, TV and radio ads were the gold standard methods for marketing. But these methods can be prohibitively expensive, not to mention out of date. Then it’s no surprise that social media has become a popular way to advertise. But even though social media marketing …

Will the $20,000 Small Business Tax Write-Off Continue?

The $20,000 Small Business tax write off introduced in 2015 by then-treasurer Joe Hockey is due to come to an end on 30 June 2018. The write off measure enables small businesses with a turn over of up to $10 million a year to instantly claim tax deductions on all equipment purchases that are worth less than $20,000. Whilst there …

The benefits of having a mentor

Like many people in the same boat, at the time we started our business, we had no idea what the future would hold. Our business started as four friends becoming business partners. Having never been in a position of having to make decisions together, it took us a while to learn how to do it. From the outset we set …

The Benefits of Professional Asset Valuation

When applying for equipment finances, it’s important to ensure you and your broker understand the total value assigned to the equipment you wish to obtain. In doing this, you ensure that your broker can arrange the right credit application for you as well as help you with future business taxing and auditing. Many larger assets require professional valuation, which will …

The CommSec Report  |   Australia: How well are we really doing?

CommSec have recently released their economic and financial issues report for January, provided by their Chief Economist Craig James. In looking at the big picture, the Australian economy has not experienced a recession for 26 years (defined as two consecutive quarters of contraction). This is Australia’s longest ever economic expansion. The Australian economy probably grew around 2 and a half …

Arranging Repayments to Suit Your Cash Flow

When financing your equipment, it’s important to consider a specialised repayment structure that is reflective of your company’s situation. Your cash flow has a major impact on how you repay financed equipment, which is why it’s essential that you choose a repayment scheme that is well-suited to meet the needs of your business We’ve listed a few repayment structures that …

What You Should Know About Insurance Premium Funding

Insurance premium funding is a flexible finance option that allows for you to spread the cost of your insurance across the year. This is a much more manageable form of repayment for businesses who may rely on regular cash flow or who have an increasing number of financial obligations.  Why is premium funding preferred? There are many reasons why a …