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Do I need an accountant or bookkeeper or both?

The short answer is; accountants and bookkeepers both have common goals, but service different stages in your financial cycle. A bookkeeper does tasks like recording and reconciling…

How maintaining a high credit score will help when you need a loan

Maintaining an excellent credit score is the first step toward snagging a great deal if and when you borrow money to buy a home, a car or any…

Why comprehensive credit reporting is good news for freelancers

As a freelancer you lead a pretty busy life, so keeping up with banking legislative changes probably isn’t high on your priority list. But from 1 July 2018, Australia is…

Capital raise promises bright future for Rounded

Like many things over the last two years, raising capital was a totally new experience for us and we learned a great deal. Not least because it was…

Bringing Rounded and Accountants Closer Together

Accountants are often the final stamp of approval and instill confidence that every penny has been declared and there’s nothing lurking in your data that’ll earn you a scary letter…

There’s no need for tax time to be a pain in the BAS!

And often there are many questions which remain steadfastly unanswered: Have done it right? Have I claimed too much? Could I have claimed more?…

Why you’ll definitely get paid faster in 2018

Like the rest of the world, Australia’s payments infrastructure has struggled under the demands of a sleepless economy. In early 2018 that’s all about to change when a handful of…

LinkedIn for Freelancers 3: Increasing Visibility

If you’ve read Part 1 and Part 2 of this series (thank you for your perseverance BTW!) you should already know what it takes to have…

Why freelancers need to stop being a lone island

Freelancers have always been pretty cagey when it comes to talking about work. A coffee date can be a painful exercise in avoidance. Even being asked how your week…