Starting a business

Starting a business: The leap from corporate life to entrepreneurship


Starting a business is daunting, exciting and one of the biggest learning curves you'll ever experience. Leaving the safety of an office job to become your own boss is not an easy decision. We spoke to an entrepreneur who's been there.

Tax Guide for Small Business Structures in SA

Company or sole proprietor: What's best for tax? When running a small business every cent counts. Make sure you're not wasting your hard earned money just because you're a tax novice. We spoke to the experts at TaxTim to get the best advice on how you should structure your business in SA.

Entrepreneur Story: Wild Thing

The dedication and passion shown by entrepreneurs is always inspirational to us - young business owners even more so. Find out how Lexi and Dom founded their yoga studio, Wild Thing, what it’s like being a young entrepreneur and how Yoco has helped them on their journey.

Advice For Aspiring Entrepreneurs

The best people to give advice on starting a business are those who have done it themselves. We asked a few of the entrepreneurs using Yoco what they’ve learnt while starting and managing their businesses. Here’s what they had to say.