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Find out how to use your Yoco products more effectively. Get more out of your card machine, the point of sale system and other Yoco Products.

A customer shopping at Patagonia in Cape Town using Yoco.
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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.

Yoco Capital, a unique short-term working solution for small businesses.
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Yoco Capital Update in 2018

Yoco Capital has recently been updated. With R4 million of capital dispersed to merchants in October 2018 we decided to take it up a notch.

Chapel Leather in Cape Town.
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Yoco Point of Sale app: Advanced Features

We have added some advanced features to the Yoco Point of Sale and we would like to help you get the most out of this free business tool.

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

Here’s a breakdown of some of the features in the Yoco Point of Sale App, and how you can use them to make running your business simpler. 

A customer shopping at Patagonia in Cape Town using Yoco.
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Yoco Point of Sale app: Set up your store

We have added some powerful functionality to the new Yoco Point of Sale app. Find out how you can set up your store on the app.

The Yoco Store in Parkhurst, Johannesburg.
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What we learnt from setting up the Yoco Store

We recently opened the first Yoco store. Here’s how we went about it and what we learned (and are still learning) along the way.

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

A new year is a great opportunity to set your focus and plan for growth. Here are our tips to make sure your business thrives in 2018. 

Getting the most out of your Yoco Point of Sale.
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Getting the most from your Yoco Point of Sale

The Yoco Point of Sale is a powerful tool for small business owners. Get to grips with how you can get the most out of it and start trading.

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

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Jennifer Cernades of Orejen in Johannesburg.

Orejen: Opening the door to business

Tshepo the Jean Maker and his employees.

A man of the denim cloth

An image of the Yoco and Xero integration.

Setting up your Xero and Yoco Integration

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

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

A lego image on building partnership.

Carl Wazen on building successful partnerships

An image of a open store with no customers in an article about beating a sales slump.

Beat a sales slump: Working on yourself

The Yoco popup store in Maponya Mall in Soweto.

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

The Yoco team at the Happiness Factory.

The Happiness Factory: 5 secrets to sweet success

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

Improve your small business’s online presence

Hlobsile Manana of Mbali Rose Hair.

Mbali Rose Hair: Making a hair business work

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

How to open a retail store

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

How to choose a Point of Sale system

A Yoco merchant doing their tax administration.

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

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Small business and financial inclusion in South Africa

A selection of books for entrepreneurs.

15 books for entrepreneurs

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A quick guide to troubleshooting internet issues

Tech and tools for your business.

Tools for your business

A barista in an article about increasing tips the Yoco way.

How to increase your tips – the Yoco way

Lethabo Mokoena of Walk Fresh.

Walk Fresh: Stepping up the game

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

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

Putting your the official stamp on your business.

When should you register your business?

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

How to motivate your employees in a small business

Biltong Rules SA selling at a market in Durban.

How to start selling at markets

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

Where to find business advice, guidance and inspiration

Bryan of Rootbar.

How Rootbar took root

Sue van der Linde of Iris House offers five tips for fundraising.

Five fundraising tips from Iris House Founder, Sue van der Linde

An infographic showing the top uses for business funding.

The top 5 ways small businesses use business funding

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

Sine Ndlela of Yo Coco in Cape Town.

Sine Ndlela: Serving love with Yo Coco

Yoco at The Stack in Cape Town.

The return of The Stack

Theo Baloyi in his office at Bathu Shoes.

Shoe No. 14

Balanced rocks in article about the right work-life balance as an entrepreneur.

The right work-life balance for entrepreneurs

A new feature from Yoco that allows you to add tabs to an order.

“Add it to my tab”: Now you can

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

Whose intellectual property is it anyway?

Gcobani Gogoba from Barista CUP in Cape Town.

Why you need a business purpose