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Freelance writer documents accounts receivable nightmare

Freelance writer documents accounts receivable nightmare

News   •   Sep 16, 2019 08:30 +08

A freelance writer who was owed US$5,000 by several companies has documented her process of trying to get paid, which resulted in hiring a lawyer to write a demand letter and severing her relationship with one company.

US-China trade war slows down demand for Singapore businesses

US-China trade war slows down demand for Singapore businesses

News   •   Sep 09, 2019 08:30 +08

Singapore businesses exposed to the international environment are feeling the negative effects of the US-China trade war, as orders from customers in China slow down.

Indian Discoms must now use letters of credit when buying power

Indian Discoms must now use letters of credit when buying power

News   •   Aug 12, 2019 13:28 +08

The Indian government is trying to reduce delayed payments in the energy industry by making it mandatory for state power distribution companies (Discoms) to use letters of credit when they buy power.

Indian government to set up payments portal for SMEs

Indian government to set up payments portal for SMEs

News   •   Aug 12, 2019 13:18 +08

The Indian government is looking at setting up a payments portal so it can pay SMEs faster and improve their working capital and cashflow.

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 Freelance writer documents accounts receivable nightmare

Freelance writer documents accounts receivable nightmare

Blog posts   •   Sep 16, 2019 09:00 +08

Being a freelancer is tough. Without the backing of an organisation, you operate in a much riskier environment than salaried employees.

 US-China trade war slows down demand for Singapore businesses

US-China trade war slows down demand for Singapore businesses

Blog posts   •   Sep 09, 2019 09:00 +08

Singapore businesses exposed to the international environment are feeling the negative effects of the US-China trade war as both countries introduce tariffs on each other's goods, and orders from customers in China slow down.

Five key learnings from SMEICC 2019

Five key learnings from SMEICC 2019

Blog posts   •   Aug 23, 2019 12:00 +08

SMEICC was a great eye-opener for the role technology plays - and does not play - in the day-to-day workings of an SME. RIABU's Mark Laudi has the summary.

 Sisk CEO blames suppliers' incorrect invoices for delayed payments

Sisk CEO blames suppliers' incorrect invoices for delayed payments

Blog posts   •   Aug 08, 2019 08:45 +08

SISK was recently kicked out of the Prompt Payment code by the Chartered Institute of Credit Management (CICM) which administers the code on behalf of the government.

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RIABU Workshop for the Public Relations Industry | Get your invoices paid on time

RIABU Workshop for the Public Relations Industry | Get your invoices paid on time

Events   •   Sep 02, 2019 09:33 +08

Like all businesses, PR agencies depend on cash to survive. But when customers pay late they often need to take out an overdraft or loan to plug the working capital gap. Conversations with late payers are always difficult and frequently unproductive, which only exacerbates the Accounts Receivable problem. This course is for leaders of PR, marketing and communications firms and uses prove...

Aug 26, 08:00 - 13:00 +08

AKA Asia 3 Pickering St Singapore 048660

1 more week to go until annual SME Conference & Infocomm Commerce Conference and SME Expo 2019 (SMEICC 2019)

1 more week to go until annual SME Conference & Infocomm Commerce Conference and SME Expo 2019 (SMEICC 2019)

Events   •   Aug 14, 2019 14:35 +08

Late payments are a perpetual challenge many SMEs face. RIABU ensures you will be first in line to get paid.We ensure your invoices are always on top of the "must pay" pile through accreditation, community and data. If you are grappling with order-to-cash challenges, visit RIABU's booth (B18) during SMEICC 2019 on 21-22 August 2019 at Suntec Convention Halls 404-406 and receive a com...

Aug 21 - Aug 22

Booth 18, Exhibition Hall 404-406, Suntec City Exhibition & Convention Centre, Singapore

Join us at Annual SME Conference & Infocomm Commerce Conference and SME Expo 2019 (SMEICC)

Join us at Annual SME Conference & Infocomm Commerce Conference and SME Expo 2019 (SMEICC)

Events   •   Jul 23, 2019 09:00 +08

We are excited to announce that RIABU will be participating at the SCCCI for SMEs – the Annual SME Conference, Infocomm Commerce Conference and SME Expo (SMEICC) 2019! Late payments are a perpetual challenge many SMEs face. RIABU ensures you will be first in line to get paid. We ensure your invoices are always on top of the "must pay" pile through accreditation, community and data. If you are g...

Aug 21 - Aug 22

Booth 18, Exhibition Hall 404-406, Suntec City Exhibition & Convention Centre, Singapore

Share experiences in getting customers to pay your invoices on time. Slots are limited! RSVP now.

Share experiences in getting customers to pay your invoices on time. Slots are limited! RSVP now.

Events   •   Apr 19, 2019 09:00 +08

Singapore exports are at a 2-year low, what does this mean for your business?Many SMES are already under cashflow pressures and report slowing customer payments.What are your cashflow challenges? Is your payment situation getting worse?There are no presentations and there is no agenda, except to find solutions to this problem.Just bring yourself and anyone else you think might be intereste...

Apr 23, 17:30 - 19:00 +08

Cedele Bakery Cafe, 71 Robinson Rd, #01-01, 068895.

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Five key learnings from SMEICC 2019

Five key learnings from S...

SMEICC was a great eye-opener for the role technology plays - and does not play - in the day-to-day workings of an SME. RIABU's Mark Laud...

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How to bring up the issue of prompt payment when your customer urgently needs your product or service

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How to get your CEO's backing when talking to your customers about payment terms

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How to overcome cultural barriers in discussing payment terms

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We always advocate you bring payment terms into your conversations with customers early, to avoid collections becoming an issue later. ...

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Mark Laudi is RIABU's founder and Managing Partner.