9 11, 2016

$20,000 tax break still available!

By | November 9th, 2016|Equipment Finance, Horse Float Finance, News, Vehicle Finance|0 Comments

The 2015 Federal Budget announced the $20,000 tax break for businesses who are purchasing assets for their business.   It's important to remember this tax break is still available right through until 30 June 2017 which means you have over six months to take advantage of [...]

17 08, 2016

Specialised SME funding now available!

By | August 17th, 2016|Equipment Finance, News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Astute is excited to announce we have partnered with a new finance company and are able to offer Australian businesses cash funding from $5,000 to $250,000! The application process is really simple - you need to have been in trading for at least six months [...]

5 07, 2016

Happy New Financial Year! What’s new at Astute?

By | July 5th, 2016|Equipment Finance, News|0 Comments

Happy New Financial Year to all our customers!  Astute had a very busy month in June and it was great to see our customers  making the most of the tax incentives currently available. So, what's new at Astute?  Well, we are very excited to announce a new [...]

13 03, 2016

Another Self Employed success story

By | March 13th, 2016|Equipment Finance, Horse Float Finance, Vehicle Finance|0 Comments

Scott from Victoria is a customer of ours who came to us about two years ago wanting to finance a truck to tow his gooseneck and also be useful for his carpentry business.  He was worried that being self employed would affect his chances of [...]

28 01, 2016

Great “no-doc” finance packages available for Self Employed business people

By | January 28th, 2016|Equipment Finance, News, Vehicle Finance|0 Comments

Astute has a great reputation for organising quick, easy finance for our self employed customers.  We have a wide range of 'no-doc' products available that enable you to purchase the gear you need for your business with a minimum of fuss.  The qualifying criteria is simple [...]

2 12, 2015

Points to Consider Before Applying for Finance

By | December 2nd, 2015|Boat Finance, Equipment Finance, Horse Float Finance, News, Vehicle Finance|0 Comments

    Are you working? As long as you are on a wage or self employed and the majority of your income comes from paid work we can look at helping you finance your next major purchase.       What is the status of [...]

23 10, 2015

Astute is helping new businesses to grow

By | October 23rd, 2015|Equipment Finance, News, Vehicle Finance|0 Comments

Evan from the NSW South Coast was referred to us from a previous customer for the purchase of a truck and bobcat via a private sale.  He was unsure if he would be eligible for a loan having not borrowed money before, being self-employed and [...]

31 07, 2014

Another happy customer

By | July 31st, 2014|Equipment Finance, News, Vehicle Finance|0 Comments

Scott was looking for a truck to tow his horsefloat, and also to use for his carpentry business. After finding our ad in Horsedeals magazine he gave us a call. Here's what he had to say about his "Astute experience": ‘Flawless and faultless service’ I [...]

17 07, 2014

Hitting the road in a new truck!

By | July 17th, 2014|Equipment Finance, News, Vehicle Finance|0 Comments

  Steve is very happy with the purchase of his new truck and trailer.  After searching for a long time he finally found exactly what he was looking for in Victoria.  Astute arranged the finance quickly and easily, even though he was buying the prime mover [...]

13 05, 2011


By | May 13th, 2011|Equipment Finance, News, Vehicle Finance|0 Comments

WOULD YOU PAY YOUR ELECTRICITY BILL OR STAFF WAGES THREE YEARS IN ADVANCE? Of course not! So why pay for your business equipment this way? Are you self employed? Are you asset backed? Have you been in business for 2-3 years? Do you have a [...]