“Why do I need a bookkeeper? If I’ve got QuickBooks and TurboTax, it’s basically just point and click, right?”
You aren’t the first person to ask that question
And we get it – it feels like EVERYTHING is automated Read more
We know – the April 18th tax deadline has passed and right now you’re thinking, “Hallelujah! I can STOP thinking about taxes for a few months!!”
But before you put this year’s tax season in the rearview mirror,
Let’s Read more
Did you know that hiring a bookkeeper is A LOT cheaper and easier
… than trying to DIY your finances and dealing with late tax penalties?
We know – it’s not exactly an unbiased claim but we can prove Read more
“So why do I need a bookkeeper if I already have an accountant? Don’t you guys do the same thing?”
Well – not exactly.
Here’s the easiest way to explain the difference:
A nurse’s relationship to a doctor
Is Read more
“BUT WAIT! THERE’S MORE!!”
Remember that TV sales guy back in the early 2000s? The one with the beard who was always yelling about the 𝘮𝘪𝘳𝘢𝘤𝘭𝘦 of OxiClean?
(Side note: what is it about those TV salesmen that made Read more
They say that a good recipe starts with great fresh ingredients, right?
Well, it’s the same with your business – if you want to create solid profit-making strategies, you need to start with clean up-to-date data.
And Read more
Ever wish you had a crystal ball when it came to the future of your business’ finances?
Something to answer questions like:
“Can I afford to hire 2 part-time employees during my busy season this spring?”, or
“When will Read more
So, AP kicking your tail? Hard to keep up with the bills, the due dates, the changes in pricing?
Here are my favorite accounts payable tips to make this part of your business easier:
Most vendors offer Read more
Don’t forget – the federal tax deadline is coming up on May 17th! Is your small business’ bookkeeping up to date and ready for it?
If you’re not sure, here are 5 quick tips on how to double-check – Read more
So, be honest – how many times have you been given unsolicited advice … by people who have absolutely NO business giving you advice?
Dog owners telling you how to parent your kids (because they think the same advice Read more
If you read our FB posts the last couple of weeks, you will know that we have talked about being prepared for your taxes. AND how some businesses’ taxes will need to be done by 03/15 instead of 04/15 Read more
Did your blood pressure spike just by reading that date?
For many business owners, April 15th is associated with guilt, panic, and stress.
But what if didn’t have to be? What if April 15th was just another Thursday, no Read more
If your business is doing the mingle jingle, it’s time to STOP! You know, co-mingling funds…. EEK!
Everyone knows (or at least SHOULD know) that you need a separate bank account for your business finances.
But do you know Read more
Ever wish your bookkeeping + financial software was more like Siri? Especially for your business finance questions?
Like, “Hey Siri – how can I reduce my business expenses?”, or, “Hey Siri – how can I increase my business’ profit Read more
Do you know if your business finances are ready for the end of the year?
Follow up question: do you even know what exactly you need to do in order to … well, BE ready for the Read more
The Chart of Accounts (ie. COA) is so important to have good financial reports and to have the specific data that you need to make good business decisions.
For instance, if you have a COA, and you have only Read more
Ever needed to give a customer a refund … but then got to your Quickbooks software and had no idea how to account for it??
Honestly, we would be impressed if you got it right on the first try Read more
Do you understand what a Profit + Loss statement is, and why it’s SO important for your business?
We mean – REALLY understand?
If not, here’s a quick rundown of why it matters, how to use it, and a Read more
Want to learn a simple (and free!) strategy that will help make it WAY more likely for you to achieve your business goals?
It’s true – We just read a survey that 50% of small businesses who did this Read more
“Let’s talk about your business financial reports…”
… Not exactly an exciting sentence, right?
But you may be surprised at all the great information hiding in those long columns of dates, dollar amounts and invoice numbers.
For example, did Read more