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How does an accountant save you money?

February 21st, 2024|

Turning a profit will be high on your list of goals as a business owner. And if you want to generate the best margins, that means keeping an eye on the money that’s going out ..

8 ways to save time (and money) in your business

February 21st, 2024|

Like everyone, business owners are always looking for ways to save time. Every minute spent on admin or fixing mistakes is a minute that could be spent on business-building work. When time really is money, ..

What’s your money story?

February 21st, 2024|

What you believe about money and how you relate and interact with it affects every aspect of your life and business. A belief is simply a story that you have told yourself so many times ..

Let’s reflect and reset for 2024

February 21st, 2024|

2023 provided its fair share of challenges, highlights and opportunities, with many businesses and people feeling the pinch. From adversity can come opportunity. As the new year begins, it’s time to reflect on the past ..

Have you got a plan for growth in your business?

January 16th, 2024|

It may be as simple as identifying where the opportunities for growth are in your business and industry. Once you've done this you can establish what you and your team are going to have ..

Setting goals for you and your business in 2024

January 16th, 2024|

The new year is a new beginning. If you are a business owner, this is often the time of year when you reflect on where you are at and think about your business goals for ..

Want to spend more time doing what you love?

January 16th, 2024|

A key benefit of owning your own business is choosing your working hours. That was probably a drawcard when you started out. Chances are, you planned to spend less time in your business and ..

Tax on Christmas gifts and entertainment

December 8th, 2023|

If you're buying gifts for your staff or customers during the holiday season, it's important to be aware that some of these expenses may qualify for tax deductions. For staff gifts, the general rule is ..

How to handle annual close-downs

December 4th, 2023|

If you usually close down over Christmas or you’re thinking about it for the first time, doing it properly is important. For most of us Xmas is a hectic time. Work and personal commitments escalate ..

Changes to Trusts

December 4th, 2023|

Trusts are a hot topic right now, especially with the likelihood of an increase in the trustee tax rate after the election, recent changes to trust disclosure rules, and Inland Revenue seeking input on an ..

Client Spotlights

  • Client Spotlight: Tristian McDonald Photography

Client Spotlight: Tristian McDonald Photography

August 15th, 2023|

My name is Tristian, and I'm based in Albert Town. I originally come from Scotland and have been living in the Wanaka area, on and off, for the past 14 years. I share this beautiful ..

  • Client Spotlight: Foothills Engineering Services

Client Spotlight: Foothills Engineering Services

April 26th, 2023|

Foothill Engineering Services have recently Partnered with Coastal Offroad - High Clearance Offroad Vehicle Armour for your 4x4, Foothills are now the Assigned Local Agent, Manufacture and Installer for Coastal Offroad in Nz and Australian ..

  • Client Spotlight: Pickup Media

Client Spotlight: Pickup Media

February 17th, 2023|

Recently Demetri from Queenstown interviewed their client Pickup Media, this is what they had to say. "Pickup Media is a professional videography & photography service based in Queenstown, New Zealand, with over eight years of ..

  • Client Spotlight: 2B Connected

Client Spotlight: 2B Connected

January 9th, 2023|

Client Spotlight: 2B Connected 2B Connected is an outsourced call centre provider who specialise in helping businesses generate more leads for their business utilising their tele-marketing and digital teams. They can also help ..

  • Client Spotlight: Zen Builders

Client Spotlight: Zen Builders

January 9th, 2023|

Client Spotlight: Zen Builders ZEN Builders is a locally owned and operated construction business. ZEN help you with renovations and alterations, big or small, as well as structural work, maintenance, and new builds. ..

  • Client Spotlight: Hail

Client Spotlight: Hail

January 9th, 2023|

Hail is a fresh and exciting marketing platform that is your one-stop-shop for creating and sharing amazing digital communications. With minimal setup required you'll slash your print budget, save the planet and be sharing beautiful, ..

  • Client Spotlight: Car Money

Client Spotlight: CarMoney

January 9th, 2023|

We love seeing a business that does things better and different and Greg's business, in the incredibly competitive and cut-throat Vehicle Finance space, has a lot of unique challenges that makes breaking into the industry ..

  • Client Spotlight: Mt. Hutt Lodge

Client Spotlight: Mt. Hutt Lodge

February 17th, 2022|

Mt Hutt Lodge, run by Butch and Jo Stern, is perched on the banks of the Rakaia river and overlooking Mt Hutt. While it's a stunning location (as you can see from the photos below) ..

  • Client Spotlight: Fairlie Bakehouse

Client Spotlight: Fairlie Bakehouse

February 17th, 2022|

Nestled in the heart of the Mackenzie Country, a team of busy pie makers keep the cabinet filled with our twist on classic Kiwi fare. Known for our famous ‘Fairlie Pies’, the team at the ..

  • Client Spotlight: Antony & Mates

Client Spotlight: Antony & Mates

February 13th, 2022|

Antony & Mates is a modern agency with old-school flair, helping clients engage with budding consumer markets, building deep-rooted brand trust and preference. They offer content, website, creative/design and strategy services. Social Media marketing is not ..

  • Client Spotlight: Lyttelton Lights

Client Spotlight: Lyttelton Lights

February 13th, 2022|

Lyttelton Lights was founded by Laura Frankenschmidt in the kitchen of her small cottage in Lyttelton, Christchurch in 2015. Laura's passion for fragrances and her entrepreneurial drive have since grown the business into one of ..

  • Epic Learning NZ

Client Spotlight: Epic Learning NZ

February 13th, 2022|

Epic Learning is a small business that punches well above its weight. The team creates custom-made training and professional development solutions that catapult their clients into the digital age. These solutions can be as small ..