Bookkeeping Tips for Start-Ups

You’ve made the decision to start your own business – congratulations! We know it will be an exciting and fulfilling time for you, as it very well should be. It will also come with some challenges and a lot of hard work. However, there are some very practical things you can do right off the […]

Simple, To-The-Point and EASY Bookkeeping Tips for Small Business Owners

Starting a small business doesn’t have to be complicated, but it does take thought and require attention to detail. One of the biggest points of confusion that you’ll encounter is bookkeeping — not because bookkeeping is hard, but because people often don’t know where to start. Here are some very easy tips that we know […]

10 Bookkeeping Tips for Contractors

Bookkeeping can be one of the most difficult aspects of running your own contracting business. Maintaining accurate records of financial transactions ensures that your business functions efficiently and transparently. These ten tips will help to make bookkeeping as simple as possible. 1. Use Different Checking Accounts One of the easiest ways to keep track of […]

5 Easy Tips to Prepare Your Books for Tax Season

Tax season can be a confusing time for filers. Countless forms, obtuse language and a looming deadline makes what should be a straight forward process into a stressful, headache inducing chore. If you find yourself constantly fretting during this time of the year, here are 5 easy tips to prepare your books for tax season. […]

7 Signs Your Small Business Needs A Professional Bookkeeper

Bookkeeping is the art of systematically organizing and recording all the financial transactions pertaining to business. This is usually done to ensure that the relevant financial information is correct, comprehensive and up-to-date. Small businesses may need professional bookkeeping services at certain stages of their operations. When expanding roles When your business diversifies or takes on […]

An Easy, Small Business Startup Checklist for Charlotte Businesses

If you’re planning on starting a small business, you may feel intimidated by the significance of such an endeavor. However, the truth is that starting a business isn’t as difficult as it may seem. Of course, you will need to work hard to get your business off the ground and there will be days when […]

2016 Year-End Bookkeeping Checklist For Small Businesses

The end of year 2016 is just around the corner, and it’s time to prepare your books in readiness for tax reporting by the tax preparer. But do you know how to prepare your books for that? To help you perform your 2016 year-end bookkeeping tasks effectively, here is a guide to keep you on […]

How a Virtual and Remote Bookkeeper Can Help Your Business

Let’s face it; even the most successful business owner is faced with challenges that they need help with. From recruiting the best employees in the industry to developing an innovative marketing plan to increase sales, many different duties and responsibilities must be done to keep an operation running smoothly. Fortunately, today’s creative technologies and the Internet has […]

QuickBooks Desktop vs QuickBooks Online

If you’re looking for the best accounting software in the business, look no further than QuickBooks. QuickBooks is an accounting program by Intuit that allows you to keep track of where and how you spend your money. Whether you’re a new business, a non-profit, or part of any other commerce (including ecommerce), QuickBooks has an accounting solution […]

5 Bookkeeping Mistakes to Avoid That Can Cost Your Small Business Money

In a poll given by SCORE, 13 percent of small business owners said they dislike administrative headaches and time while 8 percent said they dislike all the paperwork. Can you relate? The truth is, if you make certain bookkeeping mistakes, you could be giving yourself a ton of headaches and paperwork. It is important that you […]