When Is Your Startup Ready To Apply For Funding

Applying for funding as a startup seems to be the natural course of action. However, knowing if you are ready for funding is another matter. Investors need to know where your business is heading before they will even consider your startup for funding.  If an investor can see that your startup has a bright future, […]

BaaS – Why is it a Good Option for your Business?

Blog Post by Emils Kragis, Business Development Officer at PayPugs Just a few years ago, people had to go to a bank, talk to a person and wait days, or even weeks, for a hopefully positive response. Today, most of the business is shifting towards the digital environment and customers are able to access their […]

Covid Fuels Cashless Contactless Society

We spoke to PayPugs, a digital banking service provider who aims to bank the underbanked and provides services in different currencies and countries, about how Covid-19 fuels the cashless and contactless society.  The predictions of a rise in digital payments made before the Covid pandemic are now out of date, with substantially more people opting for […]

The Top 5 Reasons Why Digital Marketing is Important for Your Business

Marketing is important for any business, whether you run a clothing brand or a financial service. Marketing puts your brand’s name out there and creates awareness to ensure that you attract customers.  Nowadays, digital marketing is even more valuable for the awareness of your brand than print can ever be. Digital marketing allows your customers […]

How mines can create value with fire suppression

South Africa has a commendable record for mining safety. Mining accidents cost the lives of 11,000 workers between 1984 and 2005. Yet significant efforts have been made to change that rate, and, in 2019, the number fell to 51. Even though that is still 51 deaths too many, it demonstrates that the Mining sector and […]

Exceeding the HR & payroll requirements of medium-sized businesses

During uncertain times, medium-sized businesses need HR and payroll solutions that address their shifting financial, operational, and compliance requirements. In addition, they need solutions that are flexible, tailored to their specific needs to help manage growing complexity, and scale to meet future growth. Clark Fourie, director and co-owner of XFour Solutions — HR & payroll implementation specialists, […]

Earn Money and Be Your Own Boss with the Introducer Offering of PayPugs

The PayPugs introducer programme is here to help you earn money by introducing PayPugs to your acquaintances. It puts you in control of your earnings and makes you your own boss. When you are able to earn cash immediately, without any hidden fees, why would you hesitate to join the programme? There are a myriad of benefits […]

6 Things Every Startup Owner Should Know About Managing a Startup

There are thousands of startups that are founded each year, but not all of them survive. One way to ensure that your startup survives is by looking at the way that you manage it. There are a myriad of things that can go wrong when running a startup. The best thing you can do as […]

Entangling Payroll, HR and the POPIA

1 July 2021 is a significant day for organisations in South Africa. This is the day when the Protection of Personal Information Act (POPIA), will take full effect. Companies were granted more than a year to ensure compliance with the new legislation. Cutting out the legal lingo, what does this have to do with any payroll […]