Tag: finances and funding

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3 tax tips for small business side hustlers

Side hustle businesses are pretty common nowadays, but many people are unaware of the tax implications of running one. Read on for tax tips for small businesses.

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Filter and export your sales history

Improve your reconciliation process with the tools in the Yoco Business Portal. Take care of your sales history easily and efficiently.

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Access to small business funding

Access to funding is critical for success. Learn what Yoco’s small business community have to say about funding and the challenges they face.

Small business funding options

Top funding options to help meet small business owners meet their goals

In the first article in this funding series, I encouraged you to scrutinise your business goals and to decide if sourcing external funding will help you achieve those goals – without putting undue pressure on your business. We looked at funding for a short-term business boost – like buying inventory

Ground Art Caffe on small business finances

How Ground Art Caffe saves time and simplifies their finance management

This past month we’ve taken a deep dive into the world of small business finance. We created a cash-flow template for businesses just getting started and we’ve pulled together an infographic to help growing businesses understand fundraising. We also asked the experts to share their insights in an SME-finance Twitterchat.


Does your business really need capital?

When my co-founders and I decided we were going to start Yoco in 2013 we knew that funding the business would be a challenge. But we didn’t quite realise what a monumental challenge it would actually be. I’ve learnt so much over the past four years and am glad I


Making the great escape: Meet ex-accountant Stratis Kouvdis

Put down the sudoku, the Sunday crossword puzzle and whatever the latest puzzle you have on your phone is. It’s time to step it up a notch and become your very own Sherlock Holmes meets James Bond. Hashtag Escape, Johannesburg’s biggest adventure game, was founded by Stratis Kouvdis and Chris Tsatsarolakis