How to write an invoice that people actually want to pay

As a freelancer – or being self-employed – one of your biggest problems is probably getting people to pay you, and pay you on time as well. You can be the best at your job and deliver amazing projects but invoicing is still a massive issue in a lot of industries. There’s an alarming statistic going around that over 70% of freelancers have trouble getting their invoices paid. We have to stress, it’s not your fault. There are a lot [...]

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6 small business tips to get your invoices paid fast

Cash is vital for small businesses – to pay their staff, to purchase stock, meet their tax obligations and explore new opportunities.  A lot of our small business clients experience cash flow troubles due to their accounts being settled late. We all know that one of the most awkward and uncomfortable situations in business is having to chase up late payments on a bill or invoice. To avoid having to deal with unnecessary conflict, here are 6 tips to get [...]

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Managing receivables-goods and services provided to customers on credit

Australian small businesses are in a cycle of unhealthy cash flow with 62% of accounts being settled late and firms taking on average a shocking 54 days to pay bills according to the latest Trades Payments Analysis by Dunn & Bradstreet. The report also reveals that 28% of business executives view outstanding accounts-receivable as their biggest barrier to growth. How do small businesses get their customers to pay on time, break the cycle and improve cash flow? We recently spoke [...]

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Why your small business should be using invoicing software

The benefits of using Invoicing Software are pretty obvious! With Cashflow Manager, you can create invoices quickly and easily, but there are also little extras that will help your small business to become more efficient, and will give you insight into your business and customers. The first benefit is, that after creating it, your invoice can be sent immediately. And, you can choose whether to print it or not. You could choose to be completely paper free and send the [...]

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