Bookkeeping

News and Articles About Bookkeeping

How Much Cash Do You Need for Your Business's Safety Net?
Finance

How Much Cash Do You Need for Your Business's Safety Net?

A healthy business has a healthy cash flow, but what do you do when you hit a dry spot?
Doug and Polly White
Why You Can't Afford to Be Bad at Bookkeeping
Tax Center

Why You Can't Afford to Be Bad at Bookkeeping

It's not fancy, but bookkeeping is critical to your business success.
Mark J. Kohler
Last-Minute Bookkeeping Tips Before You See the Tax Man
Taxes

Last-Minute Bookkeeping Tips Before You See the Tax Man

The good news is that there's a way to properly prepare for this, er, taxing process to avoid all this agony next year.
Keith Mueller
What's the One Task Most Small-Business Owners Loathe?
Accounting

What's the One Task Most Small-Business Owners Loathe?

The more time that owners spent running their businesses, the more they loathed this task.
Mike Kappel
5 Simple Steps to Prevent Expense Fraud
Finance

5 Simple Steps to Prevent Expense Fraud

Whether intentional or not, a few misappropriated dollars here and there can easily add up and can be hard to detect.
Chris Farrell
10 Affordable Tools to Help Online Entrepreneurs Succeed
Tools

10 Affordable Tools to Help Online Entrepreneurs Succeed

These applications help improve productivity and streamline certain aspects of business.
Jonathan Long
Passion Alone Is Not Enough to Open a Business
Starting a Business

Passion Alone Is Not Enough to Open a Business

Before you start up, consider all the other functions of running a business, such as dealing with customers and keeping the books.
Doug and Polly White
Make Financial Statements Useful With These 6 Tips
Finances

Make Financial Statements Useful With These 6 Tips

Without accurate and up-to-date numbers, your business can suffer. Here's how to upgrade your reporting.
Doug and Polly White
Are You (Finally) Ready to Do Your Taxes Online?
Taxes

Are You (Finally) Ready to Do Your Taxes Online?

GoDaddy reveals that half of small companies still do taxes by hand and offers advice on how to go digital.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Will Your Business Fall Victim to the Dreaded Tax Audit?
Finance

Will Your Business Fall Victim to the Dreaded Tax Audit?

Even if you have all of your ducks in a row, the IRS could hand select your return to be audited. Here are some reasons why.
Time to Send Out 1099s: What to Know
Finance

Time to Send Out 1099s: What to Know

This is the month get your 1099s out to your vendors. We break down what you need to know and do.
Mark J. Kohler
How to Sell Your Business for Top Dollar in 2014
Growth Strategies

How to Sell Your Business for Top Dollar in 2014

2014 looks like it's going to be a seller's market for small businesses, so here are five tips to help you know what you're worth.
Elaine Pofeldt
Why Do Things Often Go Bad Between Founders and Financial Managers?
Finance

Why Do Things Often Go Bad Between Founders and Financial Managers?

The biggest culprit is an owner who's demanding more from his or her accountant team than those people are qualified to handle.