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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

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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finances and funding

Budget Speech 2020: top five things you need to know

The 2020 Budget Speech was surprisingly positive with proposals in the pipeline to provide more funding and support for small business owners.

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finances and funding

New Year, New You, New Business Plan?

The freshness of a new year is the best time for a new business plan. Take stock of what the old year taught you and plan for the new.

An image of the inside of an elevator in an article about making an elevator pitch.
finances and funding

The elevator pitch has left the building

The art of making an elevator pitch is key they say. But does it need a shakeup for small businesses looking for support and funding?

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Top 5 employee rights every entrepreneur should understand

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Shoe No. 14

A Yoco workshop with Google in Durban.

Yoco workshop on digital marketing with Google

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Returning customers: The key to growing your business

How to pivot your food business during COVID-19

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How to stay connected through the COVID-19 outbreak

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Meet the cyclists of Velokhaya

A Yoco event on business growth hosted by the CCDI.

Top business growth learnings from local entrepreneurs

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How Mandisa Mjamba made her career in Tech

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When will my new small business need a business attorney?

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Should you use your personal bank account for business?

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3 tax tips for small business side hustlers

Mashudu Modau, who works on Open by Yoco.

Mashudu Modau: Blazing a trail for small businesses

10 tips for reopening your beauty business safely

Getting the most out of your Yoco Point of Sale.

Getting the most from your Yoco Point of Sale

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How to prevent credit card fraud in your small business

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The cheapest data bundles for Yoco merchants

The Small Business Pivot | The Yoco Guide

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

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Yoco’s Integrated Point of Sale Software Solutions

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Small business finances checklist for the new entrepreneur

Why your business needs to start accepting card payments.

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

Tshepo the Jean Maker and his employees.

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

How Natasha made Nourish’d Cafe and Juicery

How to get SME funding with Yoco Capital

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Yoga in Durban: Niki and Ellen’s yoga journey

Gcobani Gogoba from Barista CUP in Cape Town.

Why you need a business purpose

Biltong Rules SA selling at a market in Durban.

How to start a market stall

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5 ways to cut costs during the COVID-19 pandemic

Siwe Matshisi at her women in business event in Johannesburg.

How Siwe Matshisi is connecting people through business

Behind the scenes for the Yoco For The Sales campaign.

Behind the scenes of our For The Sales video

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The elevator pitch has left the building

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COVID-19 Payment Relief with South African Banks

Jennifer Cernades of Orejen in Johannesburg.

Orejen: Opening the door to business

The Yoco team at the Happiness Factory.

The Happiness Factory: 5 secrets to sweet success