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It’s time to grow your small business – but how, with what money and where to. Growing a business is an exciting time, but make sure that you follow these tips and tricks to grow sustainably.

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finances and funding

Top funding options for small businesses

Find out what the funding options are available for South African business. See which are best suited to your business and goals.

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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?

A Yoco event on business growth hosted by the CCDI.

Top business growth learnings from local entrepreneurs

Achieving consistent business growth is one of the most challenging things to accomplish. We spoke to four people who have been through it.

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insights and advice

Stages of business growth from Start to Take-off

As your business moves through the stages of business growth it’s essential to know what to focus on. The Yoco CFO shares his insights.

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insights and advice

Carl Wazen on building successful partnerships

Carl Wazen, Chief Business Officer at Yoco, takes us through the steps he follows to build success partnerships that help grow the business.

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Tips on gratuity in restaurants and other businesses

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

The top apps for entrepreneurs.

Top 8 apps for entrepreneurs

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A Q&A with Kafui Naturals

Lethabo Mokoena of Walk Fresh.

Walk Fresh: Stepping up the game

An article about the stages of business growth.

Stages of business growth from Start to Take-off


5 ways to cut costs during the COVID-19 pandemic

The Small Business Pivot | The Yoco Guide

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

A business owner working alongside his employee.

The new minimum wage and how it affects your business

Yoco at The Stack in Cape Town.

The return of The Stack

Mikhail of the Yoco support team handling customer queries.

Meet the Yoco Support Team

Mashudu Modau, who works on Open by Yoco.

Mashudu Modau: Blazing a trail for small businesses

A customer shopping at Patagonia in Cape Town using Yoco.

Yoco Point of Sale app: Set up your store

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Returning customers: The key to growing your business

A customer shopping at Patagonia in Cape Town using Yoco.

5 ways Yoco Payments help new businesses

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Why your payment failed


How to start accepting credit card payments

Why your business needs to start accepting card payments.

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

Using Yoco to grow the coffee industry.

Driving growth in the coffee industry using technology and data

Jabu Mdluli of Unwrapped in Braamfontein.

The Unwrapped entrepreneur story

Gcobani Gogoba from Barista CUP in Cape Town.

Why you need a business purpose

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The top 5 ways small businesses use business funding

Hlobsile Manana of Mbali Rose Hair.

Mbali Rose Hair: Making a hair business work

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Finding a business mentor

A Yoco merchant doing their tax administration.

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


Relief funding for small businesses during COVID-19


Basic steps to improving your online visibility without an e-commerce store

Inside a Beerhouse founded by Randolf Jorberg.

The story of Beerhouse

The Yoco team celebrating 10 000 merchants.

Growth lessons: 0 to 10k Yoco merchants

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

“Add it to my tab”: Now you can

Budget Speech 2020

Budget Speech 2020: top five things you need to know

COVID-19 Lockdown: Level 4 Explained

Part 2: Looks fade. Personalities don’t.

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The elevator pitch has left the building