Category Archives: Cash Flow

Bad News for Big Firms – Late Payments On The Rise

Did you hear? Late payment times for New Zealand firms have headed up over the last two years reversing a long downward run. That’s slightly concerning isn’t it? Have you noticed an increase in late payers in your own firm? They’re a hassle aren’t they. illion’s analysis of Q1 2018 shows the average late payment…
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Confidence in Australian Businesses Dwindling

How could that be? Well, Roy Morgan recently released the results of their Business Confidence survey for July 2018… and it was discovered that confidence in Australian businesses suffered a fall – for the third time in a row. Not only that, but the index was down for the first time this year – at…
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Chopsticks, Heart Surgery and Credit Management

Our family has a regular weekend ritual – Sunday brunch, always at a different café. Since I pay we generally get a good turnout from our kids and their partners! Last weekend we found ourselves at funky little café that had an Asian fusion menu – so along with Eggs Benedict, there was Udon noodles,…
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“Slow Me” the Money

In a recent article from New Zealand's Herald titled the ‘Worst months for small businesses’, some interesting 'late payment stats' arose from the release of Xero’s Small Business Insights Barometer across both New Zealand and Australia. The barometers aggregate data from hundreds of thousands of Xero subscribers in the small business category (across both countries). Xero’s Small…
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