Quickbooks for Mac 2012

Quickbooks for Mac has been notoriously behind the times, mostly because the market has been so small that Intuit has focused their efforts on the Windows market. Those looking for robust functionality have used the Windows version either through a Windows computer or...

Phoenix Business Ownership. Yes You Can!

If you are interested in starting a business in Phoenix but don’t know what steps to take please visit this site. This website will take you through the step by step process of setting up shop in Phoenix. You will learn how to apply for a business license (if you need...

Net Accounts

If you purchase an inventory item on  a credit account with a vendor and they offer you discounted payment terms, for example 2% 10 Net 30,  what do you do? Do you pay Net 30 and keep the money in your account longer or do you grab that discount? If you are super...

Independent Contractor or Employee?

The American Institute of Professional Bookkeepers sends me bookkeeping tips and one arrived in my inbox today that was very useful. I recently wrote an article about the dangers of classifying an Employee as an Independent Contractor. The main point was that if the...

The Dharma of Capitalism

I have worked very hard over the last few years to truly see the positive result of ethical behavior in my work environment. In fact, when I am not busy helping people with their small business finances, I am the Chief Financial Officer of the Diamond Cutter Institute...