• Beat the recession
  • Get your existing customers to pay you faster using our fintech solution
  • Make wiser selling and credit decisions using big data
  • Join our community and see how long your customers take to pay other suppliers
  • Get accredited, and get access to bank finance at reasonable interest rates


Acknowledge your fastest-paying customers by giving them a rating of 1-5 RIABU stars for prompt payments and transparent payment processes.

Here’s how it works:

Register, then provide details about at least five (5) customer payment interactions

Search for your customers and see what other RIABU members report about their payment conduct

Submit details about as many customers as you wish. Better still: Connect to Xero or QuickBooks to automatically provide details to the RIABU Community.

Get accredited by the RIABU Academy, and get access to bank finance at reasonable interest rates


The RIABU Academy is founded in decades of market-proven experience and techniques used by Multinational Companies. Find out what you can do to ensure your customers pay you on time.

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You've delivered a product or service, you have sent your invoice, and now you are waiting for your customer to pay. But all too often, you are left waiting, and you end up having to chase your money long after the payment is due. In this course, you will learn how to avoid invoices ever becoming overdue.

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Network with other companies in your industry. See when your competitors get paid. Find out whether your customers have placed your invoices at the top of the pile – or at the bottom! Get paid faster and avoid bad credit decisions. Be part of the movement to level the playing field for SMEs!

Find out what you can do to ensure your customers pay you on time. Find out what you can do to deprive your customers of any excuse to pay you. The learnings in our RIABU Academy are based on decades of market-proven techniques which are usually applied by Multi-National Companies.

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What is RIABU?

RIABU helps companies of all sizes – but especially SMEs – be first in line to get paid. We provide you with insights into the past payment conduct of prospects and customers, and how long they are likely to take to pay their invoices, based on the experiences of other suppliers. RIABU also helps you to get paid on time in the future, by giving you access to the RIABU Academy. There you can find expert advice, best practice guides and peer forums to improve your policies and processes and ensure you get paid faster.

How is RIABU different?

RIABU is an ancient Akkadian word meaning “fair compensation”: we want you to get paid on time. We are advocates for SMEs, who often get a poor deal. Above all, we DO NOT lend money or factor invoices. We want to put our experience at your disposal and help you to get what you are owed, on time, so you are NOT forced to borrow more.

Who should use RIABU?

RIABU is for companies large and small, but especially SMEs, sole traders, freelancers – anyone who wants to know the likely time frame for getting paid before deciding whether to supply a product or service to a customer, and to know what to do when they find they are being paid late.

How does RIABU work?

RIABU asks you to give your customers a rating and share their past payment track record.
By aggregating this data anonymously, RIABU can tell you when the customer is likely to settle their invoices. By answering a few questions, RIABU can also tell you what you need to do to get paid faster.

What information does RIABU collect?

By contributing information about your customers' payment conduct, you help other suppliers decide whether to provide products and services to them, and on what terms. To rate a customer, you will be prompted for certain details about the invoices you issued. We DO NOT need to know the amount of the invoice, the identity of your contact person at the company, or itemised details about the products or services you provided. You can provide the payment track record of as many customers and as many invoices as you wish. The more you contribute, the more you help the RIABU community globally, and level the playing field for SMEs. Better still: Connect to Xero or QuickBooks to automatically provide details to the RIABU Community.

How does RIABU use the information I submit?

Customer payment conduct information which suppliers provide is aggregated anonymously to derive an average time the customer takes to pay their invoices. The information is not shared with third parties, but you can download it and send it to prospective financiers. Please see our terms of use for further details.

What if no one has provided a review of a customer I searched for?

Be the first to provide a review.

How accurate is RIABU data?

We combine data which users like you provide, with other industry databases to which we have access, both within Singapore and more widely. We aim to be current and accurate for your industry. To get a better result it is useful for you to contribute payment conduct data, and ensure it is entered accurately. We do not check the accuracy, and make no warranty that the payment track record data is correct.

Can I delete my RIABU account, and all the information I provided?

Yes. Just email us at register@riabu.com.

How much does RIABU cost?

Registration to RIABU is free during beta testing. Some services, such as our Udemy course, is chargeable. Prices are clearly shown when you sign up.

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