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4 Reasons to Take Your Bookkeeping Virtual

Traditional accounting requires three things:  an accounting system, a bookkeeper and an accounting firm.  All of these cost business owners money and time.  First, you have to find the right accounting system, whether it is electronic or paper-based.  Then, you have to learn the system or hire a bookkeeper to learn it for you.  You still need an accounting firm for filing taxes and answering questions.  What if you could reduce the three requirements to one?

Topics: Accounting Outsourcing Cloud accounting Bookkeeping

5 Reasons Why You Need to Completely Digitize Your Bookkeeping

If you're running a small business, it can be tempting to do some or all bookkeeping processes yourself, either by hand or on your own computer with local backups. However, this would be a mistake, since there are a considerable number of advantages to going virtual.

Here are just a few examples of these advantages.

Topics: Best practices Bookkeeping

What Is Right For Your Business: Employee, VA, or  Accounting Software

Many businesses rank accounting as the number one most important service to their success. Accountants rank above IT managers, bankers, lawyers, and other staff, by a margin.

Why?

Topics: Accounting Growing Your Business Cloud accounting Business Advice Bookkeeping

3 Bookkeeping Tasks You Absolutely Need to Do Every Day

If you are like many business owners, you'd rather have a root canal than deal with keeping financial data current.  There are never enough hours in the day to get things done anyway.  Why waste time on bookkeeping?  Unfortunately, accounting tasks are a daily part of doing business.  If you don't do them daily, they stack up to the point that it takes an entire weekend to get caught up.

Topics: Bookkeeping

Our Pick:10 Best Bookkeeping Apps for Small Business Owners

Small business owners increasingly rely on apps to help them perform everything from email marketing to recruiting fresh talent. There are also a number of apps that will help you manage your bookkeeping functions. Here are a few that are easy to use and will help you streamline operations.

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