Rural Professionals

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Switch to Focus – your business information will go with you

Chartered Accountants MCI & Associates have offices in Pahiatua and Dannevirke and, in line with their location, their customers have a wide range of occupations spread across an equally wide area. MCI Associate Cheri Henricksen says their rural customer base includes a range of farming types, but they do share…

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Improved connectivity benefit for accountants

Alexanders Chartered Accountants have specialised in accounting and advice for agribusiness for over 35 years. Their expertise covers farm budgeting and cash flows, sales and purchases, ownership structures and the preparation of financial statements. They also specialise in taxation, seasonal planning, and succession planning and when Cash Manager Focus (Focus)…

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Cash Manager Focus … your accountant also a fan!

Lay Associates Chartered Accountants are fans of Cash Manager Focus (Focus) because this farm management software makes their job easier. With offices in Leeston, Rolleston and Ashburton, and a large rural customer base, Lay Associates’ Viv McLachlan says staff are always on the lookout for latest adaptions and technology that give staff and customers an advantage in the competitive financial planning market. She says many of their rural customers manage quite challenging…

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Westpac Automated Bank Feed -Now available

Westpac bank customers are the latest to benefit from the Cashmanager RURAL online automated bank feed release. Bank feeds allow transactions to arrive automatically, saving you time and boosting productivity. The feed is very secure and transactions arrive daily. The only thing you need to do is complete the set up, Cashmanager…

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Connect to General Ledger – release update

Updated release of Connect to General Ledger (GL) An updated release of Cashmanager RURAL’s ‘Connect to GL’ makes it easier for farmers and their accountants to work together more efficiently. Farmers and their accountants can work with one set of data but have two views. What’s new in this update?…

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Focus on your farm budget to front foot decisions

Focus on your farm budget to front foot decisions No matter the conditions, maintaining a strong focus on your farm budget makes all the difference when it comes to front footing your farm decisions. With borrowings for dairy farmers set to increase, it’s an excellent time to put the lens…

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Good communication for improved banking relationships

What is good communication? Improving communication with your bank can be as simple as providing Cashmanager RURAL reports regularly as the year progresses. Clients that take a proactive approach and keep the bank informed throughout the year comment that their financier is far more supportive. EFS Report – The Economic…

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