Carlsbad Bookkeeping Blog

3 Financial Mistakes That Are Hurting Your Business

As a local business owner you want to ensure you're doing everything possible to maximize profit & minimize loss. Financial mistakes can impact your business in the near & long-term, in order to prevent them you need to understand what the potential mistakes are, and how to avoid making them in the first place.

Choosing The Right Bookkeeping Service

A bookkeeper is more than just someone who handles the daily, weekly, and monthly financials. The right bookkeeping partner for your business will become a trusted colleague you can depend on, an experienced professional who offers advice and guidance as your business and finances grow. So what are the top things you need to look for in a bookkeeping service?

What Should You Look For In A Bookkeeping Service?

Once you've decided that the time has come to hire a bookkeeping service for your business, the next step is to decide whether you want to outsource bookkeeping & accounting services, or if you are looking to hire an employee - or employees - to tackle the tasks. In this post, we'll examine some of the most important things to look for when choosing to outsource your business bookkeeping efforts, since that's what we do. If you're still debating the pros & cons of an outsourced bookkeeping solution or an in-house staff, check out this post. It’s important to take the time to do this carefully, and there are a few things you’ll want to consider first.

The Basics of Payroll Management

Maybe you have a team of twenty, or maybe you just hired your first employee, either way, you know how important it is to make sure your employees actually get paid. If you’re not familiar with payroll management, you'll quickly find yourself searching for answers.

Bookkeeping Costs for Your Business

Not to answer a question with another question, but how much is it costing your business by not having a dedicated bookkeeper? Bookkeeping costs depend on a number of factors, whether you're running a neighborhood restaurant or a multi-national conglomerate.

Why Do Businesses Outsource Bookkeeping?

As a lifelong Carlsbad resident, I often first meet a lot of our bookkeeping clients at their place of business. Most business owners we talk with are looking to outsource their bookkeeping because they simply don't have time to do everything.

Organizing Your Business for Tax Season

The start of a new calendar year is a great time to organize your business for tax season. There's a saying that's been applied to both sports & business - and especially taxes...proper previous preparation prevents poor performance. 

Bottom Line Management Has Gone Social!

Under extreme duress from teenage daughters, soccer mom friends, grandparents, plumbers, and even one elected official here in Carlsbad; we’ve decided to get Bottom Line Management on board with social media!

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