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Apr 2016

How to Combine Finances After Marriage

2017-11-24T18:22:07+00:00 April 29th, 2016|Uncategorized|

When you’ve taken care of yourself for a long time, it can be difficult to combine finances with someone when you're unfamiliar with their spending habits. In fact, it can be hard enough to share a closet let alone a bank account. And while finances are one of the top conflicts that spark arguments in [...]

Apr 2016

Does Your Small Business Need a Bookkeeper or Accountant?

2016-04-12T17:26:05+00:00 April 20th, 2016|Accounting, Bookkeeping|

When you're starting a small business, there is a mountain of decisions to make. When it comes to accounting, each business owner differs in what will work best for them based on how much industry knowledge they have, the complexity of their financials, and the startup costs they can afford. If you’re deciding whether your [...]

Apr 2016

5 Signs You Should Hire a Bookkeeper

2016-04-12T17:18:21+00:00 April 12th, 2016|Bookkeeping|

Many business owners who are just getting started will try to do everything on their own. And while this can be helpful in the beginning when you don't have a lot of money to spread around, over time you'll start to notice that you can benefit from the help of a professional bookkeeper. Here are [...]

Mar 2016

What to Look For When Hiring an Accountant

2017-11-24T18:22:07+00:00 March 28th, 2016|Uncategorized|

Accountants are excellent assets to have when you own a business because they can provide you with such a wonderful collection of services. These services will enhance your productivity and keep you organized. They can help with your taxes, offer guidance on bookkeeping software, and much more. When it’s time to hire an accountant, here [...]

Mar 2016

How to Enhance Your Bookkeeping Efforts

2016-04-05T15:50:03+00:00 March 24th, 2016|Uncategorized|

If you do your own books, you may have found that they seem to be lacking in some areas. And while this might not seem like a big deal when you take your numbers to your accountant, it can actually be detrimental in a few ways. First, the longer it takes your accountant to understand [...]

Mar 2016

4 Ways to Keep Your Small Business Accounting Organized

2017-11-24T18:22:07+00:00 March 16th, 2016|Uncategorized|

Starting a small business comes with a lot of excitement and responsibility. At times, you may feel overwhelmed and let a few areas of your business get a little messy. However, accounting is one area that you don’t want to let slide. Here are a few steps you can take to stay organized.   #1: [...]

Mar 2016

Motivational Tips to Help Keep You On Top of Bookkeeping Tasks

2016-03-07T16:48:39+00:00 March 11th, 2016|Uncategorized|

If you find yourself pushing your small business bookkeeping tasks to the bottom of the to-do list, then it sounds like you've lost your motivation. It happens to the best of us, and luckily there are ways to combat this feeling of dread when doing the books, and actually embrace getting the tasks done. After [...]

Feb 2016

How to Effectively Work From Home

2017-11-24T18:22:07+00:00 February 25th, 2016|Uncategorized|

While many accountants work from an office, there are some that work directly from home. Those that do work in an office setting may also have a home office that they work in at night or a few days during the week. And when you have a job in accounting or bookkeeping, you need a [...]

Feb 2016

What to do When You Fall Behind On Your Bookkeeping

2017-11-24T18:22:07+00:00 February 15th, 2016|Uncategorized|

It can be so disheartening when you fall behind on your bookkeeping. It’s like falling down the rabbit hole and then continually trying to dig yourself out, only to be more behind. Soon, it becomes easier for you to put the task at the bottom of your to-do list rather than face it. Here are [...]

Feb 2016

Simple Ways to Start Saving Money Today

2016-02-02T18:51:22+00:00 February 9th, 2016|Uncategorized|

When you own a small business, there are some financial areas that you look over with a fine tooth comb. And then there are those trouble spots that can slip right past you because you don’t pay attention. Bookkeepers have a keen sense of simple ways to save a little money here and there that [...]