Are you still typing in the BPAY Biller Code?

Are you still typing in the BPAY Biller Code?

Life’s too short to be manually typing in BPAY Biller Biller and Reference codes. Do you slice your own pizza? Save yourself time by scanning your bills. All you need is your mobile phone’s camera and the Sniip app.  Once ...
Are you embarrassed by your late payment charges?

Are you embarrassed by your late payment charges?

You’re not alone. Late fees are costing Australians around $286m a year according to research from one of the big four banks.  Some energy bills can have late fees of up to 40 percent. But despite this, 27 per cent ...
Why startups should love #Budget2018

Why startups should love #Budget2018

#Budget2018 was announced recently and, as usual, has resulted in an avalanche of feedback. Some of it has been positive. Some of it has been negative. Australian Small Business and Family Enterprise Ombudsman, Kate Carnell, even described it simply as ...
Between a Rock and a Soft Copy, part 3: The struggle for billpayers.

Between a Rock and a Soft Copy, part 3: The struggle for billpayers.

In the last blog , we acknowledged the advantages and disadvantages of paper and digital billing, from a business stakeholder perspective. A key point derived was that if digital billing does not work for the consumer, then it does not work ...
Between a Rock and a Soft Copy, part 2: The struggle for billers.

Between a Rock and a Soft Copy, part 2: The struggle for billers.

As mentioned in a previous post , the recent treasury consultation paper into billing is to be commended for exploring ways to keep the Australian billing landscape fair. However, the paper also recognises several conflicting truths when it comes to ...
Breathe easier this New Year

Breathe easier this New Year

The start of a new year is a great time for planning. But it can be easy to forget that our ability to implement these plans often largely depends on a steady cash flow. And this is a fact that ...