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Ledge Finance’s 40th Year in Business Will Soon Begin

Dec 31 2017

Ledge was established on 6th January 1979 and will enter its 40th year in business early next year. A philosophy I have held since I started the business is that we should strive to be the best – strive to be profitable, strive to be professional and strive to be reputable. Over the years, Ledge […]

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HUGE Savings on Vehicles with AHG for Ledge Clients

Dec 31 2017

Do you know about Ledge’s alliance with Australia’s largest automotive group AHG? If you are wanting to purchase a new vehicle for yourself or your business let Ledge assist, and with the following benefits it will be hard to say no: Preferential pricing on new, demonstrator and used cars, trucks, buses and motorcycles purchased from […]

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PHILosophy on Christmas

Dec 31 2017

Friends, I am going to finish the year of my little epistles by telling you what I most want for Christmas. Groan! Yes, I can hear you … but wait. This is no ordinary Christmas present. And, you know what, both you and I have a share in the outcome of this gift. Sounds a […]

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Supply Chain Finance

Dec 31 2017

Ledge is set to launch 2018 with a new finance product which will help clients better use their working capital – while also opening up the prospect of a new source of income for them. The product will put small and medium enterprises on the same footing as big business in being able to manage […]

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Equipment Finance

Nov 30 2017

When it comes to growing your business, there are many challenges you may face trying to manage cash flow. Creating compelling, value adding products & services and funding stocks & supplies are just a few of the issues faced by business owners during their businesses growth periods. Even successful, profitable businesses can find themselves with […]

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KEE Factors of Success

Nov 30 2017

If you had to create a strategy for business success, would it look something like this … the formula being used by one rapidly rising West Australian company: Quote philosophers in your conversation with customers Reduce your customers operating costs by providing fuel to them at special rates On tough days at the office, make […]

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Composite Pipe Systems – Built to Last

Oct 31 2017

Composite Pipe Systems (CPS) Australia are new to Western Australia and are here to supply all Fiberglass Reinforced Piping needs (FRP).  CPS is the factory authorized distributor of NOV/Fiber Glass range of Composite Piping and have an extensive range of Line Pipe, Downhole Tubing, and Casing that suits all commercial, industrial, mining, marine, oil and […]

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WA Fuel Supplies – Petroleum Products Distributor

Oct 31 2017

WA Fuel Supplies was developed in early 2015 when they discovered that fuel had become a low-interest, price-driven commodity where there was no interest in service and customer relationships. They are known as the West Australian company that distributes and sells energy everywhere in our great state, whilst maintaining competitive prices in an industry widely […]

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Operation Hurricane

Oct 31 2017

October 3, 1952. Why is this day, 65 years ago, of significance to Western Australia? At 8 am on that day, Britain conducted its first-ever nuclear bomb test – a plutonium bomb detonated inside the frigate, HMS Plym, as it was anchored in a bay at Trimouille Island, part of the Monte Bello group 70 […]

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PHILosophy on Intolerance

Oct 31 2017

Friends, Intolerance: (noun) Unwillingness to accept views, beliefs, or behaviour that differ from one’s own. If you want to focus briefly on one of the defining traits of modern society – and the negative consequences that grow with it – please join me for a short sojourn. Firstly, I am talking in a very, very […]

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HTE Transport – Here, There, Everywhere – On Time, Every Time

Oct 31 2017

When looking for a logistics company that goes the extra mile contact HTE Transport today! Here There Everywhere (HTE) Transport is a West Australian family owned and operated company who has earned an outstanding reputation for delivering a highly professional, safety orientated transport and logistics services all around WA. HTE Transport began their journey, in […]

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Dyson – From Vacuum Cleaners to Electric Vehicles

Oct 31 2017

The move by revolutionary vacuum cleaner manufacturer Dyson to develop a “radically different” electric powered vehicle (EV), has created a lot of interest in what is a very busy space. Dyson is a ‘left field’ entrant into the battery market, announcing recently that it will spend more than $3 billion to develop an electric vehicle […]

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Revolutionary Innovation: Rhino Buckets & Attachments

Sep 30 2017

Here at Ledge, we are proud of the companies who achieved business growth through innovation by partnering with us. We like to share their stories to show how they overcame obstacles through sound business strategy. Our clients at Rhino Buckets & Attachments are renowned for their locally manufactured products, friendly team and 50+ years of […]

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PHILosophy on The Growth of Social Media

Sep 30 2017

Friends, Today I hope you will join my little crusade … a one-man fight back against the ubiquitous power and growth of social media. Don’t get me wrong; I acknowledge and appreciate a lot of the usefulness of all these platforms that have been spawned by the world wide web (and what a web, eh?). […]

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Business Growth, Literally: TLD

Sep 30 2017

Here at Ledge, we are proud of the companies who achieved business growth by partnering with us. We like to share their stories to show how they overcame obstacles through sound business strategy. When searching for a landscaper to create a truly unique look for your home or business, Tim Davis Landscaping (TLD) should be […]

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Section 46 – ‘Game Changer’ for Small Business [UPDATE]

Sep 30 2017

New laws, which the peak body for small business labels as a “game changer”, have taken a step closer. The federal government says its competition reform package will further prevent big corporations from misusing market power, provide greater protections for small businesses and more choice for consumers. To know how the changes will work, read […]

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Ledge Trivia: A Horse’s Tale

Aug 31 2017

Happy Birthday! If you are a horse, that is. Yes, as many will know, today is the official horses’ birthday … every horse in Australia is aging another year.  But why is it so … and is it the same the world over? For a quirky little piece of trivia, read on… Thoroughbreds have been […]

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PHILosophy on Inconvenient Truths

Aug 31 2017

Friends, Today I have something of a treat for you – possibly my shortest-ever column! But I am hoping it might have a big impact. I am simply going to present a handful of facts, courtesy of Chris Gosselin of Australian Fund Monitors. You might even call these facts ‘inconvenient truths’. You will have to […]

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Quality Built to Last: Duralite Trailers

Aug 31 2017

Here at Ledge, we are proud of the companies who achieved business growth by partnering with us. We like to share their stories to show how they overcame obstacles through sound business strategy. When looking to purchase a high-end, custom built plant trailer, there is only one brand that those in the know trust to […]

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MANAGING DISRUPTION: Professional Services’ Quiet Revolution

Aug 31 2017

Disruption is today’s business ‘buzzword’ – writ ever larger by the escalating impact of technological progress. Across literally all of industry and commerce, the work and payment environment is in continual transition – from fin-tech in the world of finance to Amazon’s march across the consumer landscape. Professional services firms have not escaped, either; although […]

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The Fatal Fourth

Jul 31 2017

Americans are waking up today to their grand Independence Day celebrations … the 4th of July. But it has not always been a grand day for some former presidents; in fact, it’s been fatal for them. Three of the first five U.S. Presidents died on the fourth of July: John Adams, Thomas Jefferson and James […]

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PHILosophy on Donald Trump

Jul 31 2017

Friends, FAKE & FRAUDULENT … Crazy Joe … low I.Q. Crazy Mika … I think you may know from whose mouth these attacking words have come. Pardon … from whose tweet these insults have come. But what do they have to do with us? After all, Donald Trump is a world away from us here […]

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SPECIAL REPORT: Scrutiny on Peak Bodies

Jul 31 2017

CPA Australia’s sacking of its Chief Executive, Alex Malley – with a $4.9 million golden handshake – has cast the spotlight on peak bodies representing various industries and community sectors across the nation. Malley’s downfall, and the story of how he moulded CPA Australia so much into his likeness, continues to play out with potentially […]

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