Alice

Alice is a content junkie meets red wine (wannabe) connoisseur. Alice completed her B.Bus Sci degree with all the bells and whistles and has since focused on the digital marketing space.
A customer shopping at Patagonia in Cape Town using Yoco.
productivity in business

5 ways Yoco Payments help new businesses

Getting paid should be the simplest part of business. This article shows how Yoco Payments can help new small businesses get their money.

The point of sale system at Truth Coffee alongside a Yoco device.
insights and advice

How to choose a Point of Sale system

How do you choose a point of sale for your business? A big decision. Make sure you make the right choice by asking yourself these questions.

Rifqah of Riff-Wrapped teaches Yoco employees how to wrap a turban.
cape town

How value-added marketing helped Rifqah fo Rif-Wrapped

Learn how value-added marketing can help bring you closer to your customers and increase your brand relevance with Rifqah of Riff-Wrapped.

Christmas decorations in an article about preparing your business for the festive season.
sales and marketing

Get your small business ready for the festive season

The festive season is the busiest time of year for businesses. Make the most of the peak season by following these five tips.

Branding on receipts produced buy the Yoco Point of Sale app.
yoco products

Yoco Point of Sale: Customisable Receipts

One of the newer features of the Yoco Point of Sale app is customisable receipts. You can now add branding to your receipts. Find out how.

The Yoco founders at the POS launch.
behind the scenes at yoco

The Yoco Point of Sale Launch

Yoco opened the doors to the new Parkhurst store. During the launch, there was also a surprise: the Yoco Point of Sale launch.

An image of a Yoco device integrating with iKentoo.
yoco integrations

How Yoco makes choosing Point of Sale software easy

Integrated point of sale software can saves tons of time for small businesses. Compare the different options to find the right one for you.

Gcobani Gogoba from Barista CUP in Cape Town.
customer service

Why you need a business purpose

All small businesses need to start with a business purpose. See three powerful examples of strong business purposes from SA entrepreneurs.

Dustin Cormack Thompson from Ground Art Caffe.
cape town

How Ground Art Caffe simplify their finances with Yoco and Xero

Dustin from Ground Art Caffe chats about how he has simplified his cafe’s financial management process using Yoco and Xero.

The logo of #Escape in Johannesburg. They share their finance lessons in this article.
finances and funding

Finance lessons from #Escape

Stratis Kouvdis, an accountant, shares finance lessons he has learnt on his entrepreneurial journey creating Hashtag Escape in Johannesburg

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A busy restaurant over the holiday period in an article about managing staff.

8 secrets to managing staff over hectic periods

Bryan of Rootbar.

How Rootbar took root

The Ubuntu Baba factory in Retreat, Cape Town.

Ubuntu Baba: The value of ubuntu

COVID-19 Lockdown: Level 4 Explained

The Small Business Pivot | Pandemic-inspired reinvention

A failed payment on a Yoco card machine as seen on the connecting mobile device.

Why your payment failed

A list of December markets in South Africa.

The best December markets

Kafui Awoonor of Kafui Naturals applying beard cream.

A Q&A with Kafui Naturals

An image for an article on how to handle VAT and how to get money back from SARS.

VAT 101: Getting money back from SARS

New Year's fireworks in an article about setting up your business for the new year.

Get your business off to the right start in the new year

An image of an ethernet switch in an article about internet issues.

A quick guide to troubleshooting internet issues

Meg and Kirsten of the Yoco People Team.

Meet the Yoco People Team

An image of a coffee shop in an article on beating a sales slump.

Beat the sales slump: Working on your marketing

A story about Boniface Chikwenhere.

How Boniface is carving out his future

Staff motivation at the Hard Pressed Cafe in an article about motivating your employees.

How to motivate your employees in a small business

An image of a card in an article about preventing credit card fraud.

How to prevent credit card fraud in your small business

two women at a Yoco business networking event

Business Networking for Shy Entrepreneurs

Fabian of the Yoco Finance Team.

Meet the Yoco Finance Team

An image of Anna Savage, who runs the I Heart Market in Durban.

We Heart Anna – I Heart Market’s wonder woman

Branding on receipts produced buy the Yoco Point of Sale app.

Yoco Point of Sale: Customisable Receipts

An image of a map and compass in an article about finding business advice and guidance.

Where to find business advice, guidance and inspiration

A man selling ice cream on Cape Town's beaches.

A Lolly To Make You Jolly on Cape Town’s beaches

An image in an article on improving your small businesses online presence.

Improve your small business’s online presence

Easy ways to increase Easter sales.

6 easy ways to increase Easter sales

Burgers from Smokin' Joes restaurant.

Passion fuels the fire that lights up Smokin’ Joe’s

Dustin Cormack Thompson from Ground Art Caffe.

How Ground Art Caffe simplify their finances with Yoco and Xero

An image of a piggy bank in an article about using personal accounts for business.

Should you use your personal bank account for business?

Julie Taylor, founder of Guns & Rain.

How to go from corporate to business

Selling lollies on the beach.

Seasonal sales: How to deal with them

An image of a Yoco merchant pairing their device in article about the cheapest data bundles.

The cheapest data bundles for Yoco merchants

Yoco’s Working from Home Guide

An image of two parents talking to their child in an article about getting funding from family and friends for your business.

How to ask for funding from family and friends

Business books to help you grow

Books to help you grow your business

Chapel Leather in Cape Town.

Yoco Point of Sale app: Advanced Features

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Support Small: Yoco merchants selling fabric face masks