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Support at Yoco – we’ve got your back

Take a look at why we’re a little bit crazy when it comes to customer support, and the tools we use to help us provide top service.

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An image of the Staff Switching feature in action.

Staff switching: How to make employee management easier

The Yoco Business Portal screen in article about the uses of the Portal for reconciling accounts and in the course on small business finances.

“I can reconcile my sales in 15 minutes”

Lizwe Thabethe of Project Inflamed in Johannesburg.

Project Inflamed lights up menswear

Gugu Nkabinde, CEO and founder of Gugu Intimates.

Gugu Intimates: Nude underwear for African women

An image in an article about accepting credit card payments.

How to start accepting credit card payments

The Hope on Hopkins distillery in Cape Town.

Hands on at Hope on Hopkins

Zandile Tlhapi of Baby Friendly at her baby store in Khayelitsha, Cape Town.

Zandile Tlhapi: The first home-grown baby store in Khayelitsha

Towels on the bed at Inkosi Eco Lodge.

Saving the planet with iNkosi Eco Lodge

A list of December markets in South Africa.

The best December markets

Behind the scenes for the Yoco For The Sales campaign.

Behind the scenes of our For The Sales video

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

Beat the sales slump: Working on your marketing

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

Shannon McLaughlin in the Ubuntu Baba factory in a story about protecting intellectual property.

Whose intellectual property is it anyway?

A photograph of the Yoco data team.

Meet the Yoco Data Team

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

Get your small business ready for the festive season

The entrance of Manifest Yoga in Durban.

Yoga in Durban: Niki and Ellen’s yoga journey

An image of a vendor sitting on a collar on Cape Town's beaches.

JK Vending: “If you don’t pay with Yoco you must be loco”

An image showing the workspace for an entrepreneur.

Small business finances checklist for the new entrepreneur

A screenshot of the Yoco Settlement screen in the app.

When will I get my money?

The Yoco team celebrating 10 000 merchants.

Growth lessons: 0 to 10k Yoco merchants

An image of the inside of an elevator in an article about making an elevator pitch.

The elevator pitch has left the building

Jennifer Cernades of Orejen in Johannesburg.

Orejen: Opening the door to business

Jabu Mdluli of Unwrapped in Braamfontein.

The Unwrapped entrepreneur story

The Yoco Store in Parkhurst, Johannesburg.

What we learnt from setting up the Yoco Store

An image of a store open sign in an article about opening a retail store.

How to open a retail store

An image of the Yoco Business Portal.

Top 3 most used features of the Yoco Business Portal

An image of a lawyer signing a contract for a new small business.

When will my new small business need a lawyer?

Dustin Cormack Thompson from Ground Art Caffe.

How Ground Art Caffe simplify their finances with Yoco and Xero

Sine Ndlela of Yo Coco in Cape Town.

Sine Ndlela: Serving love with Yo Coco

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

Improve your small business’s online presence

Thilo Moodley of Thilo's Timeless Closet.

Finding a niche market with Thilo’s Timeless Closet

Stacy Kleinhans of Baseline Coffee in Woodstock, Cape Town.

Innovative water-saving tips from Baseline Coffee

An image of Mandisa Mjamba, a software developer on Open by Yoco.

How Mandisa Mjamba made her career in Tech

Gcobani Gogoba from Barista CUP in Cape Town.

Why you need a business purpose

The Yoco team at the Happiness Factory.

The Happiness Factory: 5 secrets to sweet success