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Top 10 Trust Accounting Mistakes to Avoid in 2020

2020-01-31T01:11:36+00:00

As we discussed in our latest blog, people in business make mistakes. From the rookies through to those who have been in the industry for over 10, or even 20 years, can still make monumental errors. Yet, it never ceases to amaze the extent of the trust accounting mistakes we see on a daily basis. So it prompted us to ... read more >>

Top 10 Trust Accounting Mistakes to Avoid in 20202020-01-31T01:11:36+00:00

Tenant Dishonoured Rent Payments ~ Best Practice Tips

2019-10-10T02:39:21+00:00

What is a dishonoured rent payment? A dishonoured rent payment occurs when a rental payment made by the tenant bounces in the trust account. As a result, it is shown on the debit column of the bank statement. So when this happens, what do you do? We detail the best practice solution you can implement when a dishonoured tenant rent ... read more >>

Tenant Dishonoured Rent Payments ~ Best Practice Tips2019-10-10T02:39:21+00:00

How to Keep your Real Estate Agency Start-up Costs Down

2019-09-21T06:45:33+00:00

Let's be honest, starting out a small business is never easy. Keeping one afloat can be even more difficult. There are approximately 2.1 million small businesses operating within Australia. Of those, 54, 992 business went bust in the 2018 financial year, a 12.7% increase from the year before. On average, 60% of Aussie small business close their doors in the ... read more >>

How to Keep your Real Estate Agency Start-up Costs Down2019-09-21T06:45:33+00:00

Sales Only Agencies – Reconciling and Trust Accounts to Avoid a Breach

2019-08-22T03:00:17+00:00

We have a list of wonderful clients who are sales only agencies. No rent rolls. On top of that, some only have a handful of transactions a year. So with this in mind, we often get asked 2 questions: 'Do I really need trust accounting software?' 'How often do I need to reconcile?' The answer to question #1 is simple. ... read more >>

Sales Only Agencies – Reconciling and Trust Accounts to Avoid a Breach2019-08-22T03:00:17+00:00

Cloud Security Information for Your Landlords

2019-07-17T00:32:30+00:00

As humans, it is natural to fear what we don't know. Information is power. When making the switch from server to a new cloud-based software, it is common to experience a certain level of resistance from some Landlords. Recently, we have been assisting one of our clients with the transition to cloud-based software. Whilst doing so, one of their Landlords ... read more >>

Cloud Security Information for Your Landlords2019-07-17T00:32:30+00:00

5 Ways Cloud Technology Can Prevent Internal Fraud

2019-07-11T22:09:46+00:00

Banish Internal Fraud from your Office With the advances that technology provides, unfortunately with it comes the possibility of online fraud. Online trust account fraud can occur both by someone outside of the organisation without access to the trust account, and internally. As much as we would like to think this will never happen, the reality is that it does. ... read more >>

5 Ways Cloud Technology Can Prevent Internal Fraud2019-07-11T22:09:46+00:00

New Management Checklist for Cloud-Based Software

2019-04-30T03:19:48+00:00

In our previous blog, we discussed the beauty of checklists and how they can save us from making a mountain mistake out of a molehill. The creation of a simple checklist can quickly and efficiently take your agency from one that makes countless small errors to one that runs seamlessly. So at this point you have your agency checklists in ... read more >>

New Management Checklist for Cloud-Based Software2019-04-30T03:19:48+00:00

Pre-End of Month Checklist for Your Cloud-Based Software

2019-04-30T03:20:11+00:00

Last month we attended the EAC seminar where we heard numerous stories about complaints made to Fair Trading. Interestingly, of all the agencies that were visited by Fair Trading could have been avoided. How? With the use of internal processes and checklists. Yep, it's that simple. With the Easter holidays upon us, Licensees may be looking to take a well-deserved ... read more >>

Pre-End of Month Checklist for Your Cloud-Based Software2019-04-30T03:20:11+00:00

Single Touch Payroll is Coming

2019-03-28T06:24:44+00:00

Single Touch Payroll (STP for short) is on its way. It will hit our shores on the 1st July 2019. STP has been slowly introduced since 1st July 2018 for those businesses with 20 employees or more. It is now extending to all businesses with 19 employees or else as compulsory come July 1st this year. What Does This Mean ... read more >>

Single Touch Payroll is Coming2019-03-28T06:24:44+00:00

Choosing the Right Time to Switch to Cloud Accounting

2019-03-28T06:24:46+00:00

Waiting til the Party Season is Over The start of the New Year is renowned for assessing your current situation - whether it be electricity, insurance, private health, marriage (kidding) - and upgrading or switching to a better deal. New year, new a start and all that. For some services, the New year is a great time to make a ... read more >>

Choosing the Right Time to Switch to Cloud Accounting2019-03-28T06:24:46+00:00