‘Tears running down my face’: farmers turn to crowdfunding for support

Over the past two weeks dairy farmer Jason Maloney raised $266,000 to save his business – then his accountants delivered bad news. The farmer launched a Gofundme crowdfunding campaign for his property at Jamberoo, NSW, asking for support from his community “with tears running down my face”. Maloney says he reached the point where his feeding creditors … Read more

Rather than paying thousands of dollars, here’s how nine-month-old business SkilledSmart did its own PR

Around two months ago, Paridhi Jain’s business landed some fortuitous media coverage, finding itself at the centre of a short segment on Channel Seven’s nightly news. After the positive segment aired, Jain was keen to keep the momentum going for her barely nine-month-old business, and decided she’d take public relations into her own hands, gathering … Read more

You are a badass at making money : master the mindset of wealth (book)

Author: Jen Sincero This book shares step-by-step guidelines for overcoming blocks, moving past fear, and making real-world money, revealing how personal perceptions and bank accounts reflect obstructive beliefs that can be rendered lucrative through strategic concept changes. This is the book you need if you’ve spent too much time watching money land in your bank … Read more

One of the world’s largest crypto-exchanges Huobi Global is coming to Australia

Huobi Global, one of the world’s biggest crypto-exchanges, is preparing to launch in Australia, and Adrian Harrison, chief of the local operation, says the forward-thinking regulatory landscape here puts the country at the forefront of the crypto-movement. Domiciled in Singapore, Huobi provides exchange trading for cryptocurrencies, with 150 coin pairings available. According to Harrison, the … Read more

The new Aussie bank that’s planning to give the big four a run for their money

Amidst the ongoing controversy arising from the Royal Commission into the financial services industry, and decreased public approval of Australia’s major banks, a new online-only bank has thrown its hat into the ring to provide something different. Called 86 400, named after the number of seconds in a day, the bank is looking to lure … Read more