This is the first in a series of posts that are designed to help business owner’s make better decisions. I truly believe that everything decision you make impacts the company’s success. Reason #1 Your small business will fail: Not having enough cash to make it through the start-up period, a downturn or to handle aContinue reading “20 Reasons your business will fail and 10 why it may not: #1 Cash Flow”
Category Archives: Banking
Managing Customer Deposits or Retainers
I get frequent Quickbooks questions and I believe that many users have similar questions. I will start posting answers to these questions in my blog for everyone. This week I received the following question: Hi Tirena, Please tell me if you know how to manage this issue. Often times, I get a retainer for aContinue reading “Managing Customer Deposits or Retainers”
Where To Start When Cleaning Up a Quickbooks Mess
Cleaning up a Quickbooks mess isn’t really any different than cleaning up any other kind of mess. You start by creating a very specific plan and then work the tasks one by one. However, order really does matter when starting out. Sometimes you can’t reconcile one account until another is done. The very first stepContinue reading “Where To Start When Cleaning Up a Quickbooks Mess”
Quick Tip: Multiple Bank Accounts? Keep ’em straight with different colors.
If you use multiple bank accounts, you can change the colors so you don’t accidentally use the wrong account. You can also do it just to soften the effect on your eyes or select your favorite color. How: Click “Banking”-> “Use Register” and then click “edit” (at the top of the screen) and “change accountContinue reading “Quick Tip: Multiple Bank Accounts? Keep ’em straight with different colors.”