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How to Open a Business Bank Account

Find out how to open a business bank account in Australia.

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What is a payment processor?

Our guide to payment gateways vs. payment processors vs. merchant accounts.

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What is a PSP (payment service provider)?

What do payment service providers do? Read on to find out.

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Employee Share Scheme (ESS) Guide

An employee share scheme offers added enticement to workers.

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Why Your Business Needs Financial Forecasting

Make smarter business decisions using financial forecasting models

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Why Does a Balance Sheet Need to Balance?

What is the balance sheet equation, and why is it so important to a business?

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Positive vs. Negative Working Capital

Discover the differences between positive vs. negative working capital.

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What Are Special Purpose Financial Statements?

Learn about SPFS and how new changes might affect you.

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General Purpose Financial Statements

Financial statements that give you vital information for operating a business.

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What Is Correspondent Banking?

Correspondent banking facilitates international payments. Here’s how it works.

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What Are Gearing Ratios?

Find out more about the most common financial leverage ratios in our guide.

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What Is Notional Value?

Discover the notional value meaning and how to calculate it here.

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Accrued vs Deferred Revenue: Understanding the Difference

We explain the difference between accrued and deferred revenue & why it matters

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Non-resident corporate taxes in Australia

Australia corporate tax rates depend on your residency status

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What is a commodity?

Commodity prices have a direct impact on the Australian economy

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What is inflation rate?

What is the current inflation rate in Australia, and why does it matter?

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Will a Stock Market Crash Happen Again?

When will the stock market crash again? Learn to recognise the signs.

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Economic Recession Definition

Economic recessions are cyclical, but they don’t always have to spell disaster.

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What Is a Line of Credit?

Is a line of credit the key to extra business funding?

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Definition of Modus Operandi in Business

Gain greater understanding of a business by looking at its modus operandi.

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What Is An Amortising Loan and How Does It Work?

amortising loans allow borrowers to pay in equal instalments over time.

2 min readAccountants

What is an Accounting System?

We explore different accounting systems and why they’re essential for businesses

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A Guide to Non-Financial Assets for Small Businesses

Learn about non-financial assets within asset management

2 min readFinance

What is the private sector?

The private sector includes all for-profit businesses. Here’s why it’s important