1-800Accountant Blog

godaddy-bookkeeping-support-shuts-down-ebay-sellers-left-scrambling

GoDaddy Bookkeeping Support Shuts Down, eBay Sellers Left Scrambling

Online Sellers Have Less Than 30 Days to Find a Bookkeeping Alternative GoDaddy bookkeeping clients recently received a surprising notice from the web hosting company: GoDaddy will permanently retire its online bookkeeping software. The news comes as quite a shock, especially to eBay sellers and other e-commerce business owners who have long depended on the […]

guide-bookkeeping-amazon-sellers

Guide to Bookkeeping for Amazon Sellers

Bookkeeping is one of the most vital duties for Amazon sellers. There are ways you can implement bookkeeping to comply with tax regulations and tax rules.  Whether you’re a veteran Amazon seller or are new to the eCommerce platform, you’ll want to keep organized and methodical bookkeeping a priority throughout your career as a seller. […]

small-business-bookkeeping-basics

5 Small Business Bookkeeping Basics You Can’t Ignore

Bookkeeping is an essential part of small business operations. It plays a significant role in keeping your small business finances organized and is especially helpful come tax time.  Bookkeeping has benefits for beginners, but learning the basics of bookkeeping may help you save time and money. Here are the basics of bookkeeping for beginners, which […]

freelance-bookkeeping

Crash Course: Bookkeeping for Freelancers

Employees can essentially trust their employers to handle much of the regular work of bookkeeping for them. Their employer keeps track of their income, withholds wages to pay taxes, and then sends regular reports on all of that.  Freelancers, on the other hand, are on their own. That’s why bookkeeping for freelancers is critical, even […]

small-business-bookkeeping

The Complete Small Business Guide to Bookkeeping

No business can survive without bookkeeping, but few small business owners get excited about doing it. Instead, it’s one of those secondary considerations many entrepreneurs assume they’ll have to pick up along the way.  And for many business owners, it continues to be an afterthought. You started your business because you had an idea and […]

accounts-payable

Bookkeeping 101: What Is Accounts Payable?

Accounts payable is central to bookkeeping. It helps small business owners determine to whom they’ll pay debts, and it’s also helpful in noting the amounts on your balance sheet. While you may think accounts payable only refer to short-term debt, there are some valuable things you should know. Here’s what you should know about accounts […]

bookkeeping-101-double-entry

Bookkeeping 101: What is Double-Entry?

Double-entry bookkeeping is a system of bookkeeping that provides a more detailed view of your financial transactions at a glance.  For those new to bookkeeping, double-entry bookkeeping can seem complex. We’ll break down what you need to know about it, how it works, and how it differs from single-entry bookkeeping.  What is Double-Entry Bookkeeping? Double-entry […]

bookkeeping-101-debits-credits

Bookkeeping 101: What are Debits and Credits?

Debits and credits are an important part of organized bookkeeping. The two concepts work together so that bookkeepers can better manage their financial transactions. If you’re not accurately tracking your debits and credits, your accounting could get extremely messy and chaotic.  Some differences between the two can affect how your small business conducts its bookkeeping. […]

bookkeeper-vs-diy

Pros and Cons of Bookkeepers vs the DIY Method

Bookkeeping is one of the most important aspects of any small business. It is also important that you know the process, whether you work with a bookkeeper or do it yourself.  There are pros and cons to each, and there are also things that you should know too. Here is what you should know about […]