Leaving Money on the Table? How to Automate Your Receipt Processing

Leaving Money on the Table? How to Automate Your Receipt Processing

As much as we hate to admit it, the best business owners and executives can drop the ball on occasion. This is particularly true of the little things, which can be easily overlooked. When it comes to keeping track of business expenses, even the most attentive and...
It Pays Off: 7 Reasons Business Owners Should Pay Themselves a Salary

It Pays Off: 7 Reasons Business Owners Should Pay Themselves a Salary

Think back to the days before you started your business, when you were working for a boss. Chances are you were rewarded for your hard work with a regular salary. It may not have always been the same amount, but it came through like clockwork. And for the next week,...
5 QuickBooks Online Reports You Should Run Regularly

5 QuickBooks Online Reports You Should Run Regularly

There are numerous QuickBooks Online reports that you should be consulting at regular intervals. But you need these five at least every week. QuickBooks Online’s Dashboard, the first screen you see when you log in, provides an effective overview of your company’s...
Don’t Have a Budget? QuickBooks Online Can Help

Don’t Have a Budget? QuickBooks Online Can Help

The hardest part of creating a budget is getting started. QuickBooks Online provides tools that can jump-start the process. You know you should have a budget. You’re aware that it can help you stay on track with your company’s income and expenses throughout the year....
Using Product and Service Records in QuickBooks Online

Using Product and Service Records in QuickBooks Online

Last month, we created QuickBooks Online service items. This month, we’ll explore how they’re used on the site. If you ever did your accounting manually, you probably remember how tired you got of writing or typing the same things over and over. You may have had your...
Creating Product and Service Records in QuickBooks Online

Creating Product and Service Records in QuickBooks Online

When you first started your business, you might have been able to keep track of your merchandise by counting manually. But as you and your product list grew, this became impractical. You might have recorded it all in a spreadsheet, or even a box full of notecards....