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 …

Small Business, Big Money

If one were to imagine an online dating service for money and business – minus the selfies enhanced with the appropriate filters – FinFind would be it. The innovative online platform connects small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in search of funding with finance providers that match their specific finance needs – whether it be grants, debt or equity. It is …

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 …

In the Media: Darlene Menzies and FinFind at the World Economic Forum (more)

Darlene Menzies of FinFind was nominated by the World Economic Forum (WEF) as one of the best emerging female technology executives. WEF said its second annual search for Africa’s best women technology entrepreneurs had discovered “a wealth of female entrepreneurial talent in the region”. Six of these entrepreneurs have been chosen to participate at the forum on Africa 2017 being …

Assessing Funding – Free Online Business Solution

Free online solution that helps business owners with accessing funding launched Finfind offers summary of all government funds and private sector finance options South African entrepreneurs can now easily explore all the finance options available to them through a single online platform. Finfind, a web-based funding solution, was launched today by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and the Department …