Financial management

Start in a day. Set for the future.

- March 29, 2012 2 MIN READ

Launching your own business is an exhilarating process, but there’s so much to do to get off on the right foot. ANZ Business Ready® powered by Honcho* covers the essentials from business registration through to logos, marketing, invoicing and much more.

By pulling all you’re likely to need into one easy-to-navigate dashboard, ANZ Business Ready® helps you set up, while ensuring things run smoothly as you move forward and grow.

Here’s a look at 5 key start-up components, bundled together from as little as $26 per month:

1. Secure your business name, register an ABN

ANZ Business Ready® guides you through the process of registering a name and registering/adding an ABN, you’ll get a good overview of the alternative business structures –  Sole Trader, General Partnership and Proprietary Limited Company.

2. Acquire your domain name and set up your email

If you’re taking your business online you’ll need to reserve a memorable domain name and have a suitable email address. With ANZ Business Ready® you can check availability, lock in your domain name and be all set to send and receive business emails.

3. Look sharp: select a logo and create a professional online presence

Image is important and first impressions count. ANZ Business Ready® gives you access to a suite of logo elements and a website page allowing you to look your best from day one. Being open for business has never been easier!

4. Get seen with effective, powerful online promotion

Thanks to the ANZ Business Ready® range of social media tools you can promote your new business and start getting customers. We’ll help you get found on Google and sell on the web, making full use of the power of the internet to build your business.

5. Handle the finances

At ANZ, we understand the importance of good cash flow to your business. In addition to getting set up with an ANZ business bank account, a key feature of ANZ Business Ready® is the facility to send invoices and track your payments with a simple invoicing tool. 

Success stories to inspire you to start!

Every business has to start somewhere, and who best to learn from than other business owners who have gone before you? ANZ has interviewed amazing businesses across Australia and captured their startup story. Read more

Be Business Ready with ANZ and take the next step today:



* Honcho is a business of Business Switch Pty Ltd ABN 83 134 235 304. To the extent permitted by law, Australia and New Zealand Banking Group Limited ABN 11 005 357 522 (AFSL 234527) (“ANZ”) accepts no liability for any loss and/or damage (howsoever caused) as a result of your use of the Honcho website, tools or product offerings.


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  • Andrew Caska

    Caska IP Patent Attorneys

    'Flying Solo opened up so many doors for us - I honestly don't know where I'd be without it"