Cash Flow Tips For Small Businesses To Survive Rocky Times

The bad news in the SME market in 2016 was that 67% of small businesses that closed in South Africa did so for financial reasons. This is a far more pressing problem for local entrepreneurs compared to their regional counterparts, with 50% more South African entrepreneurs discontinuing their businesses due to a lack of access to finance compared to the …

Cash Flow Tips for Small Businesses to Survive Rocky Times

The bad news in the SME market in 2016 was that 67% of small businesses that closed in South Africa did so for financial reasons. This is a far more pressing problem for local entrepreneurs compared to their regional counterparts, with 50% more South African entrepreneurs discontinuing their businesses due to a lack of access to finance compared to the …

You Need Business Finance – Where Do You Start?

You’ve got your own business or are wanting to start a business and need to raise finance but are unsure of what funding options are available and what is needed to qualify for them. This is the situation that thousands of entrepreneurs across South Africa find themselves in. Darlene Menzies, CEO of Finfind weighs in: “Access to business finance is …

Minister Lindiwe Zulu Launches SMME Access to Finance Solution

Minister of Small Business Development, Ms Lindiwe Zulu will, on Friday (30 October 2015) launch finfind, a web-based solution aimed at improving access to finance for small business owners. Finfind is South Africa’s one-stop solution for access to finance for SMMEs. The launch will take during the Second National Small Business Policy Colloquium in Sandton, Johannesburg. The Department of Small …