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6 Strategies Top Affiliates Use to Support SMEs During Covid-19

The coronavirus slowdown affects us all. But, it’s especially tough for South African business owners. Every day we speak with business owners who are struggling. They’re worried about paying salaries and sustaining their SMEs in a post-coronavirus world. In response,...

COVID-19 SME Support: Is the R100bn Scheme Right for Your SME?

Small businesses can now apply for the government's R100 billion COVID-19 loan guarantee scheme. If your turnover is less than R300 million, you qualify for this COVID-19 SME support programme. It is a joint initiative by the National Treasury and the banks. The South...

5 Ways to Rebuild Your SME During COVID-19

How do you even begin to rebuild your SME during COVID-19? Some business owners have had weeks without turnover. Others are not sure when they can start trading again. And even if you’re operating right now, you don’t know whether or not level 5 will force you to shut...

Live Q & A: Should I take a payment holiday?

The impact of the coronavirus on people’s ability to earn an income and remain committed to their financial obligations has been huge.  A number of financial institutions have offered South Africans a payment holiday or an opportunity to pause or reduce monthly...