July 20, 2017

Why Every Business Needs a Budget

By: FusePhase

Think your business is too small for you to bother with a budget? Actually, every business needs a budget it can stick to, no matter what stage of growth it’s in. Unfortunately, however, a lot of small businesses take a “we’ll-deal-with-it-later” approach to budgeting. This is often because there are too many other pressing issues […]

May 18, 2017

3 Financial Documents Every Business Needs

By: FusePhase

Okay, we get it – reviewing your business’s financial documents probably isn’t the most thrilling activity for you (or for most people, for that matter). In fact, you may even find it to be the perfect cure for your persistent insomnia. But here’s the rub: In order to have a successful business, you must have clear, accurate financial […]

May 5, 2016

3 Ways to Spring Clean Your Business Finances

By: FusePhase

According to our allergies, spring season is in full swing. And you know what that means: It’s time to do a little spring cleaning. But spring cleaning isn’t just about tidying up the closets and sweeping up the dust bunnies from their winter hibernation. It’s also a great time to clean up your business finances and review how the […]

January 28, 2016

7 Accounting Terms Every Business Owner Should Know

By: FusePhase

Just because you own a business doesn’t mean you should have to be an expert in accounting. But by learning some of the most commonly used accounting terms, you can have a better grasp on what’s actually happening with your money. We’ve defined seven of the most important accounting terms in plain ol’ English, just for […]

January 6, 2016

How to Create a Budget for Your Business

By: FusePhase

Don’t have a budget for the new year yet? It’s time to get down to it. We’ve got some tips on how to create a budget for your business that you can reasonably expect to stick to. Creating a budget can be stressful, but here’s the good news: It doesn’t require locking yourself in a room […]

November 20, 2015

Your Year-End Financial Planning Checklist

By: FusePhase

There’s always so much to do at the end of the year. On top of the parties, travel, and inevitable food comas that come with the holiday season, it’s also time to do some important year-end financial planning for your business. Is your business on track to end the year on a good note? Just like […]

July 21, 2015

How To Do a Mid-Year Evaluation of Your Business

By: FusePhase

Note: This post was originally published in 2015 but has been updated to reflect information for the current year. Well, here we are – already about halfway through the year. Yeah, we don’t know where the last six months disappeared to either. Regardless of how quickly this year is flying by, it’s now the right time to […]

June 15, 2015

Frequently Asked Questions About Cloud Accounting

By: FusePhase

Cloud accounting is how many of today’s businesses manage their finances, but there are some business owners who still aren’t too sure about it. Maybe you have a startup and you’re exploring your accounting options. Or perhaps you’ve had your business for a while, and you’re considering making the move from traditional accounting methods to the cloud. Either way, […]

April 15, 2015

How to Make Tax Season Suck Less

By: FusePhase

Well, tax season is officially over. Take a deep breath. You made it. If you own a business and tax season has left you feeling hungover but without the party, we’re here to tell you that filing your taxes really doesn’t have to suck so much. Here are three things you can start doing now to make filing your taxes […]