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How to complete your small business bank reconciliation in Cashflow Manager

Reconciling your bank accounts each month in Cashflow Manager is one of the easiest ways to make sure that your financial data is up to date and correct. However, many small business owners who take care of their own bookkeeping aren’t doing this regularly yet. Since so many of you have asked questions about this topic, we thought we would first explain the importance of completing your bank reconciliation regularly, and also run through how to go about it using Cashflow [...]

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The top 9 mistakes in DIY bookkeeping

What better time to put your end of financial year processes under the microscope. After all, it seems that bookkeeping is either a task left in the ‘to do’ basket until it’s too late or done at the last minute, increasing the likelihood of mistakes. Many small to medium business owners are often juggling a variety of tasks from managing staff and business developments through to hands on work. However, simple bookkeeping mistakes can cost a small business thousands of dollars, [...]

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Why your small business should be using invoicing software

The benefits of using Invoicing Software are pretty obvious! With Cashflow Manager, you can create invoices quickly and easily, but there are also little extras that will help your small business to become more efficient, and will give you insight into your business and customers. The first benefit is, that after creating it, your invoice can be sent immediately. And, you can choose whether to print it or not. You could choose to be completely paper free and send the invoice [...]

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4 reasons to use online banking in your small business

Online banking offers a very welcome change from sitting down for hours to physically balance your cheque books and dealing with the errors that come from hand-written ledgers. It has now become so easy to manage your finances online. If you want to know how online banking can benefit you and your business, we have put together four reasons to use the Internet to manage your money. 1. Convenient Thanks to the Internet, our society has become incredibly impatient – but really, [...]

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SmalI Business Deadly Sin #9: Trying to Use Programs that Require You to Understand Accounting

Do you understand debits and credits? Journal entries? The difference between assets, liabilities, revenue, expenses and equity? No? You’re not alone! Most small business owners have not been trained in double entry accounting, yet the vast majority of accounting programs on the market require this high level of understanding.   The introduction of computers and software has brought small business owners the ability to keep double entry bookkeeping records, but not the skills to go along with it. This is how many of the [...]

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The Best Accounting Software to Manage Your Small Business Better in an Hour per Week

While there is a lot of freedom in working for yourself (you can be your own boss and work from wherever you want), you must keep on top of your accounts to stay afloat. While this is such a vital part of running your small business, often you don’t have the time or drive to get on top of your bookkeeping. But the bills and taxes are still there and must be paid! So what options do you have? Here is [...]

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Why Should I Use Small Business Invoicing Software?

I think the benefits of using small business invoicing software to create your invoices are pretty obvious! Not only can you create invoices quickly and easily, but there are also extra things that will help your business become more efficient and give you better insights into your business and customers. One of the biggest benefits is, that after creating it, your invoice can be sent immediately and you can choose whether you want to print it or not. You can [...]

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How Accounting Software Can Save You Time

We all know that time is money in business, and anything that takes you away from growing your business is costing you! An easy accounting program will save you time and money because you can get started straight away without having to spend weeks learning to use it.  It will also help you to minimise mistakes, enhance your business processes, and help you complete tasks more efficiently. A lot of businesses still prepare their accounts using excel, which is slow and [...]

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How accounting software can save your small business hours of work

We all know that time is money in business, and anything that takes you away from growing your business is costing you! An easy accounting program will save you time and money because you can get started straight away without having to spend weeks learning to use it.  It will also help you to minimise mistakes, enhance your business processes, and help you complete tasks more efficiently. A lot of businesses still prepare their accounts using excel, which is slow and [...]

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7 Great Reasons to use Easy Accounting Software in your Small Business

As the owner of a small business you would probably rather be doing what you love and making money rather than doing your bookkeeping, right? Most people find doing the accounting for their small business frustrating, but maintaining good records is so important, that it should really be as simple as possible! Well, here’s the good news- there is an easy fix to your bookkeeping woes. Cashflow Manager is a simple small business accounting program that has been designed for people [...]

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