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Last Minute Bookkeeping Tax Tips

Last Minute Bookkeeping Tax Tips

If you’re reading about tax tips mere days away from your filing deadline, you’re probably in the middle of a low-grade panic right now. Don’t get too stressed. Lots of people wait until the last minute and it usually turns out just fine. As a small business owner,...

Why Does a Small Business Need a Bookkeeper?

Why Does a Small Business Need a Bookkeeper?

Until your small business grows to match your dreams, you’ll multitask your way through each workday. That’s what small business owners do, but you still need a bookkeeper. Running a small business is hard. You went into it expecting to work long hours. You knew you'd...

3 Elements to Small Business Growth

3 Elements to Small Business Growth

Business growth doesn’t happen by accident. You must put in the time. Also, you must execute the right strategies. There's a long list of factors to consider in growing a small business. Here are three basic elements that can make a critical difference when you're...

Are You Too Tired to Run Your Payroll?

Are You Too Tired to Run Your Payroll?

If you’re like many small business owners, you perform a lot of tasks to keep your business going. You run payroll, track inventory, and make marketing calls. You work long hours to get it all done but that's just part of the small business owner dynamic. Of course,...

You’ll Love Cloud-Based Services

You’ll Love Cloud-Based Services

If you’re searching for the best bookkeeping software for your small business, it’s time to consider a cloud-based service. Businesses that rely on cloud computing understand its power. Cloud services give you options for tracking and syncing your small business...

Outsourced in America

Outsourced in America

If you want to outsource your accounting, it’s as easy as Googling “accountant near me." Why is that a good thing? Until recently your accountant search might have generated a list of online companies located in Texas or Los Angeles. Considering our global online...

You Don’t Know QuickBooks Like We Do

You Don’t Know QuickBooks Like We Do

Of course, you love Quickbooks. It stores your important financial data and tracks your cash flow. It syncs to your bank and generates efficient financial reports whenever you need them. Quickbooks has all the bookkeeping features you need or want. If only you knew...

Sometimes You Just Want to Go Home Early

Sometimes You Just Want to Go Home Early

Whether you’re a millennial, a Boomer or something in between, your mom and dad probably taught you to work hard. It’s an admirable trait, especially if you run a small business. Besides, if you can’t afford an assistant, a secretary or a bookkeeper, you must do it...

The Genuine Pros Behind Your Virtual Bookkeeper

The Genuine Pros Behind Your Virtual Bookkeeper

Technology is great. All you have to do is figure out how to operate a program or an app and you can get your computer or smartphone to be your virtual bank, your virtual go-to lady (because virtual assistants always have lady’s voices), or your virtual bookkeeper. In...

What Will You Do With Your Extra Time?

What Will You Do With Your Extra Time?

The Best Bookkeeping Services Pros in Glastonbury and all of Connecticut. You’re the only one who knows how many hours you spend filling the role of small business bookkeeper. We understand that you put in the late night hours. You want to give your company the best...

It’s Okay to Delegate your Accounting Services

It’s Okay to Delegate your Accounting Services

The Harvard Business Review first published the article, Who’s Got The Monkey, in 1974. It’s still on the HBR website after all these decades because the topic remains relevant? The article talks about monkeys, but what it’s really discussing is delegation. For most...

What do You Mean You Don’t Accept Credit Cards?

What do You Mean You Don’t Accept Credit Cards?

Credit Card Processing Offers Small Business Benefits Glen’s Dinette is the dining venue of choice for residents of Babylon Village in Long Island, New York. Glen’s doesn’t take credit or debit cards but the restaurant is always crowded. In fact, it’s been that way...

5 Reasons Why You’re Not a Bookkeeping Pro

5 Reasons Why You’re Not a Bookkeeping Pro

As you sit alone at night, running the day's numbers and contemplating the road to success, have you ever decided that you’d rather be a bookkeeping professional? Of course not! Even if you go off track every once in a while, you’re building your dream each day. When...

Can you afford DIY bookkeeping?

Can you afford DIY bookkeeping?

Can you afford DIY bookkeeping? Bookkeeping Services DIY is often a business owner’s go-to option. It helps you stretch your cash when there’s not enough in your budget to go around. DIY for many business owners means literally doing it yourself. It means you're...

Is Bookkeeping Your Part-Time Job?

Is Bookkeeping Your Part-Time Job?

Dear Business Owner, Is bookkeeping your part-time job? You never mention it to anyone, but as small business owners ourselves in Glastonbury, Connecticut, we know that running your business means working more than one job. We realize that bookkeeping services person...

5 Reasons to Ditch Your Business Checkbook

5 Reasons to Ditch Your Business Checkbook

Do you remember the grown-up thrill you got from writing your first check? You used your best penmanship, sealed your check in an envelope and handed it off to the mailman. Bank statements allowed you to see your money in action. Your canceled checks arrived with the...

Are You Ready To Go Paperless?

Are You Ready To Go Paperless?

Invoice Management in Glastonbury CT Are You Ready To Go Paperless? A few decades ago, the idea of going paperless was just a quirky tree-hugging kind of notion. Computers had just begun to change the way businesses managed information. Paperless sounded like a real...

Who runs your back office while you’re on vacation?

Who runs your back office while you’re on vacation?

Nobody knows your business the way you do. You run your operations and manage your employees. You do sales and marketing and you put in the 24/7 effort it takes to grow your brand. As a small business owner, you do the front end tasks and the back office bookkeeping...

Were you prepared for tax season?

Were you prepared for tax season?

Were you prepared for tax season? When you begin your annual tax preparation and filing marathon, it’s supposed to be an orderly process that takes 21 hours total. That’s what the IRS Form 1040 Instructions. That tax preparation estimate includes tax planning, record...

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