Marketlend Academy

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    How to choose the right accountant 10 April 2019

    Following last week’s post about how an accountant can free you from bookkeeping to focus on running your business, how do you know which accountant to choose once you’ve made the decision?

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    Should you hire an accountant? 3 April 2019

    Many small-to-medium-size businesses, particularly those just starting out, might see hiring an accountant as just another expense. While the initial and ongoing investment may put business owners off, an accountant’s services could have a great benefit and even lead to an increase in profit in the long term.

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    Super Cat Converters Bucks The Banks For Better Service 15 March 2019

    While the catalyst to Wayne Chiert starting his automotive supplies business, Super Cat Converters, was an accidental meeting with an American man and his sausage dog, the secret to keeping it running has much less to do with chance.

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    Video: Why did you create Marketlend? 12 March 2019

    When Marketlend’s founder, Leo Tyndall saw a big disparity between the way SMEs and big business were being treated by traditional lenders, he saw an opportunity to fix the problem, while creating a investment options for investors.

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    Does Your SME Need A Small Business Website? Yes, Here’s Why 27 February 2019

    How many potential customers are you losing because you don’t have a website? How many are moving on to competitors because your small business website looks more at home in the 1990s?

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    Leaving the Banks Behind: How Planet Ark Power made solar profitable with Marketlend 13 February 2019

    Upfront costs and unconventional financials have held back the expansion of businesses transforming our energy markets and introducing new ways of delivering electricity. That’s what happened to Planet Ark Power, an engineering organisation which combines modern PV solar panels and batteries with AI powered software to ramp production up or down based on demand from the electricity grid.

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    Marketlend Academy: Marketlend performance for 2018 11 February 2019

    Each year it’s worth looking back to take stock, and we’ve been doing some of that at Marketlend - we’re happy to see that Marketlend performance in 2018 was as strong as it has ever been.

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    Marketlend Academy: Increasing borrower interaction to make better investment opportunities 5 February 2019

    Despite being a fintech, we know the importance of face-to-face interaction with real people. In the lending business, that sometimes means visiting an SME in person and getting to know their business from the inside out.

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    Detecting cyber fraud as a small business owner 31 January 2019

    As a small business owner, you may have already had an experience with a scam targeting your business. It’s reported that Australian small businesses lost more than $2.3 million from cyber attacks in the first half of 2018, with nearly 18 per cent of small-to-medium-sized businesses in Australia having been impacted by a cyber scam.

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    Marketlend Academy: 2019 Outlook - The big challenges for 2019 29 January 2019

    2019 looks like another good year for Marketlend, which is great news for you. A strong year for Marketlend means even more flexible finance for SMEs to grow, and more great opportunities for investors.

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