Tips for optimising your business

Tips for optimising your business

Tip 1: Side-step Load shedding If your business is 100% dependent on electricity, consider some options to ensure you can trade when Eskom decide you shouldn’t. Solar panels are the obvious choice but can be expensive. For a smaller business, consider a mobile solar...
Budget 2020: More Tax or Opportunity to grow?

Budget 2020: More Tax or Opportunity to grow?

With the Small to Medium Business (SMB) market contributing an estimated 28% towards job creation, it is a critical lever Government can use.  Small businesses have the capability to ignite our economy. With only three months into the year and having to deal with the...
5 Key things to consider when starting a business

5 Key things to consider when starting a business

Starting a new business is a daunting task – definitely not for the faint-hearted! Besides all the introspection and self-doubt, you suddenly have a myriad of tasks and decisions that you’ve never had to deal with before. However, although the learning curve and...
What’s the deal with Trusts?

What’s the deal with Trusts?

It is inherent in human nature to copy what others are doing. When it comes to financial matters, however, it’s good to first understand the “whys” and “hows” before taking a leap! Take “trusts” for instance. This is a typical example of a “Joneses” status symbol. The...