Starting a business

You need more than one good idea to take successful steps towards independence. It requires business acumen, perseverance, expertise, a good network and professional support.

Steps towards independence

PostFinance guides your company every step of the way, from its set-up right through to daily business and gives you comprehensive advice on organizing your payment transactions, cash management and financial investments. As a company founder and new customer at PostFinance you can benefit from customized offers at preferential conditions for your financial needs, numerous reductions, valuable tips and information.

Experience and tips from budding entrepreneurs of the fashion label Little Black Dress and the winners of the STARTUPS.CH AWARD.

The preparatory phase

During the founding phase

Professional support during the setting-up phase is invaluable. As well as comprehensive advice on your financial needs and tailored offers, PostFinance maintains partnerships that support and provide advice for future budding entrepreneurs.

Start-up help

As a young entrepreneur and PostFinance customer you can benefit from preferential terms for selected services and software:

Startup Praxis

CD-ROM with access to more than 200 business tools and tips, examples and practical help for all areas of a budding entrepreneur’s daily affairs at a special price of CHF 90 (excl. VAT) instead of CHF 190.

Business Navigator: Software for creating a business plan

Integrated software for creating professional business plans. As a PostFinance customer, you pay CHF 198 (excl. VAT) instead of CHF 298 for your first year's licence.

BusPro: Accounting software

Easy, highly flexible business software for Swiss SMEs available as a complete package or an individual module. By ordering the starter offer for budding entrepreneurs, the first year’s licence costs CHF 85 incl. VAT, installation, EPO set-up and a short introduction via remote assistance. The offer is worth CHF 1,550.

greenCube™ : free business software

Comprehensive business software specially designed for smaller businesses in Switzerland. Financed by advertising, completely free of charge for users.

AbaWeb: modular accounting solution

Web-based overall solution for start-ups. The software is free of charge (excl. set-up fee) for new PostFinance customers in the 1st financial year.