Accounting 101: The Basics you Should Know
5 MIN READ Take a step back and remember your younger self in high school or even college. Get out your notes because this is your first day of accounting class! But don’t...
3 Tips to Make Tax Preparation a Breeze with Your CPA
4 MIN READ Tax season is here, and advisors are starting to take a more detailed look at their books in preparation for filing and sending financial statements to their tax...
How to Use QuickBooks Automations to Save Time as an Advisor
4 MIN READ Who doesn’t like saving time? When it comes to your day-to-day accounting tasks, knowing how to use QuickBooks well, including some tips and tricks, can consistently...
New Features to Help You Get the Most out of QuickBooks Online
5 MIN READ Getting the most out of QuickBooks Online (QBO) is a process that requires a keen understanding of its features and functionality. While the fundamentals of QBO rarely...
Your Guide to Post-Pandemic Business Expensing
5 MIN READ As we begin to slowly emerge from the pandemic, business owners and clients alike will need time to re-adjust. There is a mutual sense of urgency to return to normalcy...
Your Guide to Outsourcing Bookkeeping and Accounting as an Advisor
5 MIN READ In the busy world of firm ownership, shouldering a full plate of responsibilities can often feel like part of the job description. From following up with clients, to...
Lessons Learned: Splurges That Are Worth It (and Some That Aren’t)
5 MIN READ I’m not going to say that I’m an expert on how you should spend your money—although I am pretty good at spending my own. But as a bookkeeping professional, I am an...
Be Your Own Hero: The Benefits of Understanding Basic Accounting
5 MIN READ Having a cape-wearing, ever-available CPA on speed dial is the stuff of most business owners’ dreams. Unfortunately, number-savvy superheroes aren’t always this...
Doing Your Own Bookkeeping? Avoid These Common Mistakes
3.5 MIN READ When new clients come to us with neglected books, the first thing we do is clean them up. This simply means we find mistakes—often the result of bad bookkeeping...
Payroll Service Options for Your Small Business
3 MIN READ A wise person once said, “Outsource your payroll.” We don’t know who exactly that wise person was, but here at FA Bean Counters, we believe that using a payroll service...
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