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Insights on spend and expense management

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Alwyn’s Playbook: Leading within the crypto-finance sector

“Every day is different. Every day could be a curious mix between wild elation of what’s been achieved and being punched in the face, sometimes in the space of an hour

6 days ago
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Automation remains an untapped opportunity for the care sector

We surveyed 250 care-sector professionals. Discover how they are spending now and how they can benefit from technology.

7 days ago
The Cost of Living Crisis: Can we control the uncontrollables
2 weeks ago
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How care providers are spending

In this infographic you will find out where and how care providers are spending – from monthly budgets, to typical spend areas

2 weeks ago
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What schools and universities can do to understand what they’re spending and what they could be saving

With prices rising, it’s essential to understand what you’re spending and what you can save. We explore how automation can help.

3 weeks ago
Manish’s Playbook: Breaking glass and building business

A great CFO knows how to lead with inclusivity, without causing turmoil internally, but also knows what’s best for the future of the company.

3 weeks ago
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How education institutions are spending

In this infographic you will find out where and how education institutions are spending – from monthly budgets, to typical spend areas

1 month ago
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What is spend management? – A primer (part two)

In the first part of this post, we explored what spend management is, how to roll out a robust expense policy, and common spend pain points.In part two we look at how leading spend management tools can eliminate many of these issues, streamline processes and be an engine for business growth.

1 month ago
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Why getting value for money is key for the education sector as prices continue to rise

As prices rise, it’s key that organisations utilise automation to make the most of the funds they have and identify new savings.

1 month ago
Mark’s Playbook: Becoming a CFO in the modern world

The role of the CFO has greatly expanded from the stereotypical view of the accountant to being, in essence, a mini-CEO

1 month ago
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What is spend management? – A primer (part one)

Spend management relates to processes implemented by businesses to control and manage their spending.

This covers the procurement of all products and services related to running a company, including pretty much everything other than payroll and taxes.

1 month ago
Chitra’s Playbook: Be agile and attune to the changing landscape

As the current CFO, and one of two C-suite females, at fast-growth unicorn CircleCI, she’s led the company through major wins to establish itself as a leader in its space.

2 months ago
Managing ad-hoc spending requests across your company

Introducing temporary virtual cards, the new Soldo tool for managing short-term expense requests.

2 months ago
Tips For Managing Hybrid Finance Teams

One of the longer-lasting effects of the pandemic has been a shift to hybrid finance teams. To accommodate for this new way of working, finance leaders need to put in place cloud software, security measures, ground rules, and create a culture with opportunities for all team members to collaborate and speak up.

2 months ago
Yapily and Soldo join forces to simplify spend management for European businesses
3 months ago
Christopher’s Playbook: Being a balanced leader

In this episode of the CFO Playbook, Christopher discusses the path to finding balance in a global leadership role such as a CFO, how to be prepared for the challenges of adapting to new responsibilities, and how to remain engaged in times of trials and tribulations

3 months ago
Finance leadership skills needed in an uncertain economic environment

This requires a slightly different approach to normal, with finance leaders needing to perform the role of “wartime CFOs,” by cutting costs, managing spend tightly and automating the finance function to be more productive and agile.

3 months ago
What is accounting automation and why should you invest in it?

Accounting automation is technology that can carry out tasks your finance team would otherwise have to do by hand, such as data entry, reconciliation, and reporting.

3 months ago

Frequently asked questions

Does Soldo suit big or small businesses better?

We designed Soldo with infinite scale in mind and it works brilliantly for clients of all shapes and sizes, from one-man bands to large corporates.

Can I use Soldo card without the mobile app?

Yes you can, but you’ll not be getting the full advantages of Soldo! Both plastic and virtual cards can be used without the Soldo mobile app. The mobile app’s unique features include:​

  • The ability to upload your receipts as soon as you complete the purchase​
  • The possibility to track expenses in real time ​

We recommend that you download the mobile app in order to get the full Soldo experience along with the real-time notifications on App Store for iOS and Google Play Store for Android.​

Are there limits on card purchases and cash machine withdrawals?

Yes, but only as an extra measure to safeguard your funds. We tailor these limits to your own unique profile, to make sure they never prevent your team from buying what they need. You can see our baseline limits for each card below:

Maximum value for one purchase

  • Per transaction: £10,000
  • Per day: £20,000
  • Per calendar month: £75,000

Maximum no. of purchases

  • Per transaction: N/A
  • Per day: 100
  • Per calendar month: 3,000

Maximum cash machine withdrawal

  • Per transaction: £200
  • Per day: £1,500
  • Per calendar month: £5,000

Maximum no. of cash machine withdrawals

  • Per transaction: N/A
  • Per day: 8
  • Per calendar month: 25
Are there limits or other fees?

You can discover all Soldo fees here and standard limits here.

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