Spring is in the air! The birds are chirping, the weather is getting warmer, and your books are probably lacking the attention they deserve. The week following the first day of Spring is known as National Spring Cleaning Week, and that also applies to your books. Block of some time on your calendar, grab your favorite go-to drink, and get ready to organize until your books are spotless!
Log & throw out receipts.
First, grab that pile of receipts you’ve been collecting and start logging each transaction. Double-check for accuracy and attach as a file, if possible. QuickBooks allows this feature and we can say from our own experience that it’s incredibly convenient. Once every transaction is accounted for, get rid of that pile so you ca
Spring has finally arrived! The sun is shining, birds are chirping, and…your books are a mess. It’s time for some major spring cleaning! Just like you do with your house, you also need to do with your books. Leave your Lysol where it’s at, instead grab some coffee and get to cleaning!
Your books need to be accurate, so everything you’ll be doing will to be to maintain accuracy and up-to-date records. Are your accounts reconciled? Do your books match what’s in your bank account? If the answer is no, it’s time to make these yes’s. Verify that all expenses are assigned to the correct accounts. This will help you avoid any “oops” moments you may run into in your books.