A recent security survey revealed that one in four small businesses in Australia fell victim to cybercrime in 2017, an increase of 25 percent from 2016 levels, when cybercrime affected one in five businesses1. According to the Commonwealth Government’s Stay Smart online guide for small business2, cybercrime costs Australia around $1 billion per year, with
Online shoppers now expect an easy, streamlined payment experience.
As a small or medium business, you rely on sales to keep your business afloat. Whether it’s paying staff or just keeping the lights on, it’s money in the bank that keeps you moving forward. But this can cause problems when it takes several business days to get your hands on the funds that your
In the world of business, whether you’re an owner, manager or consumer, the ever expanding wealth of digital technology trends have revolutionised the way in which we save – and spend. Quick, convenient and contactless payment methods are driving our financial services future and with so much to choose from, you need to stay informed
Can you believe it’s that time of year already? Tax time is right around the corner and all over Australia, businesses are gathering their paperwork to commence the often dreaded task of number crunching. The good news? As a small business owner, tax time can be a lot less daunting than its reputation. Check out
One day you’re forking notes out of your wallet and the next you’re swiping, tapping and clicking your way to a full trolley. The digital era is consumer heaven (and a business owner’s dream). But what happens if that personal information gets into the wrong hands? With the increasing (and often sole) reliance on technology,
When looking for an alternative solution to traditional banking methods, online payment systems offer you a wealth of opportunity. This enables you to steer clear of the outdated Monday to Friday service, long wait times and time-consuming transaction periods, while implementing an effective and efficient system that works for both you and your customers. Consider
Want to know the driving forces behind Australia’s most successful charity and non-for-profit (NFP) organisations? Joining forces with GiveEasy, Westpac and AGSM@UNSW Business School, eWay is supporting research into innovation within the non-for-profit sector with the Innovation Index. With the Innovation Index, you can gain insight into the innovative elements driving industry change, as well
There’s been a huge amount of disruption in the payments industry over the past few years, and that change isn’t going to slow down anytime soon! With technological advances impacting all areas of our lives, it’s no surprise that customers are increasingly expecting quicker and more convenient ways to pay for goods and services. So
Virtual reality offers some amazing opportunities for businesses to connect with their customers. How can it be incorporated into your business?