Bizcap Blog

Tips, news and insights to help your small business grow big

Bizcap 2024: Launching Bridging Finance, Line of Credit and Loans of $5M
We’re on a mission to empower SMEs with fast access to funds. That’s why we’ve launched two new financial solutions – Line of Credit and Bridging Finance – and increased the size of loans we offer to an industry-leading $5 million.
The 2024 Small Business Marketing Event Calendar
Here are some key dates to capitalise on with creative marketing campaigns, as well as innovative strategies for seizing these opportunities.
How This Book Shop Diversified Its Inventory To Capture New Customers
Briar Simmons turned the page on traditional lenders, growing her business with Bizcap's help.
The Ultimate EOFY Checklist: Identifying Growth Opportunities for SMEs
Here's why EOFY is important for small businesses and some essential tasks for maximising growth opportunities.
5 Proven Tips to Boost Profitability for Your Small Business
Looking to boost profitability? Look no further! Here are five tips from Bizcap, one of the leading small business loan providers in Australasia.
Free Website Builders for Small Businesses: Which One is Right for You?
Do you need to set up a website for your small business? Here is a quick summary of some free website builders that can help take your business online.
2023 Small Business Growth: Six Key Tips to Grow Your Business
Despite all the struggles the last few years, SME owners are standing strong. Here are six tips that could give your business an advantage over the coming months.
2023 Business Outlook: Tips and Trends for SMEs to Thrive in the Year Ahead
If the last three years have taught SMEs anything, it's to be ready and prepared for everything. So, what lies ahead for 2023?
Small Business Working Capital Tips from the Most Open-Minded Lender
Working capital is vital for every business. Here's everything you need to know about working capital, along with some solutions to help bridge any gaps.
Your 90-Second Guide to Cash Flow Finance
Cash flow finance is a business loan that's provided based on projected cash flow, and can help smooth out those peaks and troughs in your business.
Calculating Gross Profit & Net Profit (And More Importantly, Knowing the Difference!)
Gross profit and net profit are important financial metrics in any small business. Knowing the difference between them is vital in understanding performance. Here's what you need to know.
How a Mechanical Workshop Overcame Cash Flow Issues With a Bizcap Loan
Aaron was unsatisfied with his business bank, so he turned to Bizcap, where he found great service and fast access to cash.
How Bizcap Helped a Telco Ride Out the Delayed COVID Wave
A Telecom business deemed essential during COVID faced a delayed impact. Bizcap's flexible loans supported cash flow, proving highly valuable.
61 Small Business Tips In 2024
Welcome to Bizcap’s Small Business Tips mega-list for 2024! We’ve spoken to our clients and industry experts and have collated their best insights to get your business going in the right direction for this year and beyond.
How a Bizcap Loan Breathed Life Into Marco’s Dying Toy Store
Marco’s business had hit rock bottom, but with the help of a Bizcap loan, it got back on track and doubled in size.
Making the Most of EOFY 2022
With the days ticking down to the end-of-financial-year. Here are a few ideas on how you can make the most of tax time.
How Bizcap Helped a Husband-and-Wife Team Give Their Bakery a Refresh
The duo fast-tracked renovations and purchased new equipment, driving increased sales.
This Show Bag Business Nearly Doubled Its Turnover With Bizcap Loans
With help from Bizcap, this show bag business has been able to thrive, despite the global pandemic and changing market conditions.
What is an SME in Australia? How many survive? And How Much Money Do They Make?
What actually is an SME (small to medium-sized business, for those of us who don't quite know for certain but have been too afraid to ask)? Well, it depends on who you ask.
How Bizcap Helped This Bricklayer Build His Business and Bring On New Staff
This experienced bricklayer went out on his own, using Bizcap's help to build his business and lay solid foundations for the future.
How a 50-Year-Old Sheet Metal Business Survived COVID With Bizcap’s Help
COVID-19 hit lots of businesses hard. One of the many that suffered was a 50-year-old sheet metal business which was forced to find funding to help with their cashflow.
5 Tips for a Successful Festive Season and a Great Start to 2022
Whether you're aiming to capitalise on seasonal demand, or your industry has a traditional Christmas lull, it's important to have the right strategies in place.
The 8 Things You Can Do To Make Getting a Business Loan Simple
Traditional lenders have eligibility requirements that make it challenging to secure a business loan. Here's what they're looking for in your application and how Bizcap makes life easy.
Cash Flow Lending: A Small Business’s Secret Weapon
Cash flow is the lifeblood of every business. Learn more about a small businesses secret weapon to success in the following article.
How Bizcap Helped This Aussie Beauty Business Expand Into the US
Caitlin Turner's small business came to a near stand still during Covid. Her business grew exponentially after quickly pivoting to expansion into US markets with the assistance of Bizcap.
How To Get a Business Loan With a Bad Credit Score
Are you worried about your bad credit score? No need to stress, Bizcap removes credit score barriers by evaluating each application on its own merit.
This Luxury Retailer Found Big Money Can Come Without a Big Headache
Powering new retail stores in the midst of a pandemic seems insane. But not for Bizcap, whose flexible and supportive approach fueled this business's growth.
5 Ways To Make Your Life Easier Come Tax Time
Not long ago we were all dealing with tax in the heart of a global pandemic. But EOFY is creeping up on us yet again. So, how can you ensure you're organised?
Your End-of-Financial-Year Opportunities
End of financial year is fast approaching, and with it comes a fantastic opportunity to upgrade assets and build your business while reducing your taxable profits.
How A1 Fitness Supplies Seized a New Business Opportunity With Bizcap’s Help
In challenging times, dreaming big is crucial for businesses like A1 Fitness Supplies, who utilized Bizcap funding to triple their revenue.
How Bizcap Helped a Metal Recycler After Traditional Lenders Rejected Him
Bizcap helped S & M Metals build resilience and grow, demonstrating the importance of flexible finance in small business continuity.
How Bizcap Funding Put a Logistics Company on the Road to Success
Bizcap's tailored funding transforms a $500,000 logistics firm into a $2.5 million success story in a year.
Five Business Tips for a Successful 2021
All businesses are eagerly waiting for the new year, moving past the challenges of 2020. Here are five tips that will make sure your business enjoys a successful 2021.
How This Food Business Rode Out Cash Flow Struggles and Came Out on Top
Traditional banks wouldn't help, but with Bizcap's flexible lending, this small business owner tackled urgent repairs and invested in new equipment.
How Strutt Fashion Seized an Opportunity To Buy Great Stock at a Discount
Business owner Maxine Dosen has used Bizcap loans on various occasions to grow her business and seize opportunities as they arise.
7 Reasons Why You May Have Been Rejected for a Business Loan
Struggling to secure a business loan? Discover the 7 common reasons and how Bizcap stands out, offering non-asset backed capital up to $600,000 to help your small business thrive!
How a Fencing Business Grew Despite Its Poor Credit Score
Julius' Fencing Company had ambitious goals, and with the help of a Bizcap-facilitated loan, they were able to grow their revenue by 700%.
How Bizcap Helped a Bike Retailer Reinvigorate His Online Store
Bizcap took a step-by-step approach with Paul's bike stores, funding one loan at a time as he showed good cash flow management.
Curious About a Loan To Help With Cash Flow?
Are you struggling with Cash flow? Bizcap is here to help you remove unwanted cash flow stress from your business, allowing you to expand and grow.
Capitalise on EOFY Opportunities
The End of Financial Year is quickly approaching, which provides an excellent opportunity for small businesses to capitalize on the tax breaks available!