Accounting with Popeye

You might have heard the terms “cash basis accounting” or “accrual accounting.”  Your bottom-line net income can change depending on which method you use.  Here’s a simple explanation of the difference, with a little help from one of the most famous cartoon characters in history. Popeye and

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Profit Metrics

We’re halfway through the year now. Have you looked to see how you’re doing compared to your goals? You can’t hit a target you can’t see, so keeping those goals in mind and where you are relative to your goal can help move you forward.

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Speed Up Receivables Using Intuit Payment Network

Slow customer payments is a common issue for many businesses. One way to address that problem is to make it easy for your customers to pay you. The complaint I hear from some is they don’t want the fees associated with credit cards. With the Intuit Payment Network, your customers can pay you electronically (via ACH) and your cost is only 50 cents per payment instead of a percent of the total amount!

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The Fine Art of Prioritization

Running a business usually means putting in over 40 hours a week. In fact, if you’re the typical entrepreneur, you have more ideas you want to implement than you have time for! That’s when proactive, strategically executed prioritization can make all the difference.

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Going Mobile

Do you need mobile access to estimates or customer payment information? Or do you have staff in multiple locations who need remote access to QuickBooks? I’m getting more requests from clients who want or need to access their QuickBooks remotely. While I did a series of articles on this a few years ago, I thought it time to give you an update.

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