There are lots of clear benefits, but if it's simply a question of cashflow is it any better than asking your bank for an overdraft?
On today's BTalk Australia I talk to Brendan Green, the outgoing chairman of the Institute for Factors and Discounters. What is the difference between Factoring and Discounting? What sort of business can participate? What if a debtor doesn't pay up?
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