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finances and funding

The engine of a company are its finances and funding. Without both a business cannot survive. Get tips on managing your money.

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finances and funding

10 things you can do to tackle the risk of small business failure

Small business failure has spiked since the onslaught of Covid-19, and has many entrepreneurs in a panic. Here’s how to tackle the risks, head on.

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finances and funding

Do you really need business capital?

It takes money to make money, but sometimes having too much business capital can be its own problem. Do you really need that extra funding?

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finances and funding

Introducing getlion: the ultimate “super-app” for entrepreneurs

We’re proud to introduce our latest Yoco Partner! The App to Start, Manage, and Grow your business – and get Rewarded for doing so.

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finances and funding

How to start accepting credit card payments

There are different ways to start accepting card payments. Some better than others. We compare the different ways to take card payments.

finances and funding

A guide to UIF applications for small business owners

UIF applications can seem daunting, but these tips may help you troubleshoot problems and successfully apply.

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finances and funding

5 ways to cut costs during the COVID-19 pandemic

To keep your business afloat during the COVID-19 pandemic, you will need to cut costs as critically as you can.

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finances and funding

COVID-19 Payment Relief with South African Banks

Major banks like FNB and Absa have set up payment holidays and relief schemes to assist clients during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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finances and funding

Relief funding for small businesses during COVID-19

A number of private and state entities have set up relief funding schemes to support small businesses during the COVID-19 pandemic.

finances and funding

10 ways to manage revenue in the face of COVID-19

Despite any slow-down observed in revenue and forward bookings, and the concern this understandably brings, it is worth considering the following before making any decisions that significantly change your strategy.

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finances and funding

Safeguarding your business finances during COVID-19

A broad but simple evaluation of your business finances will enable you to make the best decisions possible during the Coronavirus pandemic.

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Starting a business: getlion shares 5 tips to keep in mind

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Support Small: will you join the movement?

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VAT 101: Getting money back from SARS

The Yoco Bree Street store in Cape Town.

Right place, right time: launching the Yoco Bree Street Store

Natasha Napoli, the owner of Nourish'd Cafe in Cape Town.

How Natasha made Nourish’d Cafe and Juicery

At a Sushi Box in Cape Town.

Sushi Box unboxes its potential with Yoco Capital

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

How value-added marketing helped Rifqah fo Rif-Wrapped

e-commerce metrics

7 e-commerce metrics to learn and use for your online store

A whirring calendar in article about managing time as a business owner.

Time management tips for business owners

An image of the Yoco Business Portal.

Yoco Business Portal: Dashboard, Sales Report & Sales History

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

8 secrets to managing staff over hectic periods

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

How to choose a Point of Sale system

Fabian of the Yoco Finance Team.

Meet the Yoco Finance Team

A Yoco merchant doing their tax administration.

Tax 2019: What you need to know about tax on businesses

A selection of books for entrepreneurs.

15 books for entrepreneurs

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Introducing Yoco’s online payment suite

A list of December markets in South Africa.

The best summer markets for (safe) festive shopping

The Yoco Store in Parkhurst, Johannesburg.

What we learnt from setting up the Yoco Store

Mashudu Modau, who works on Open by Yoco.

Mashudu Modau: Blazing a trail for small businesses

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

Yoco POS Sales Reconciliation

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COVID-19: How to sanitise your card machine

The Yoco popup store in Maponya Mall in Soweto.

Behind the scenes of the first Yoco Pop Up Store in Soweto

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Five marketing trends to incorporate into your business

Why your business needs to start accepting card payments.

5 reasons your business should accept credit card payments in South Africa

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How to get your small business ready for the peak season with Yoco

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How to stay connected through the COVID-19 outbreak

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COVID-19 Lockdown: Level 2 Explained

How to pivot your food business during COVID-19

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Accepting payments with Apple Pay and your Yoco card machine

Part 3: Unleashing your creativity to market your small business.

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5 ways to cut costs during the COVID-19 pandemic

An image of the Yoco Point of Sale App.

Are you getting the most out of your Yoco Point of Sale App?

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

When will my new small business need a business attorney?

Afrikan Passion Designs: A line of love & eco-edge

Alistair Barnes from Ballo in his store in Cape Town.

Seeing business differently: how Ballo puts the planet before profit