Can Intuit Merchant Services Boost Your Bottom Line or Save You Time?

By now, you probably have a pretty clear idea of what your company’s goals for 2014 are. “Make more money” is likely one of them. There are plenty of ways to go about that, but if you’re not yet accepting credit and debit card payments, maybe it’s time to re-think that. And if you are not using the Intuit Merchant Services, this is a good time of year to at least look to see if you could benefit.

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Six Best Practice Account Payable Tips for a Smoother Cash Flow

Watching the cash balance is one of the most frequent activities of a small business owner. Besides making sure you have enough cash for payroll and bills, there is another huge opportunity you can benefit from: lowering the cost of processing your bills. It can be expensive and time-consuming to process bills and handle the paperwork involved. We’ll take a look at a few of the many ways you can streamline your accounts payable processing costs in this article.

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More Power and Ease of Use with QuickBooks 2014

While I have not had this version long, nor have I moved my data yet, I’m excited about many of the new features this year, especially in Enterprise Solutions. This version seems to address several pain points that have been issues for quite some time – some big, some small. But lots of small ones can add up to maybe making this a worthwhile upgrade. This article focuses on Pro/Premier. We’ll discuss Enterprise next time.

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Rev Up Your Referrals

In the vast majority of industries, referrals are the most cost-effective way to gain new clients and grow your business. When you attract new clients through referrals, your marketing costs are lower, your selling process is easier and more effective, and the referral usually makes for an excellent client. It’s just good business sense to look at how we can proactively increase our referrals. Here are six ideas.

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