Money

Get a Grip on Your Business Finances Before Year-End

With the end of the year fast approaching, now is the time to get a grip on your small business’s year end finances and receivables so you finish 2014 in top shape. With both your business and your customers’ likely…

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The Value of Receivables Management

Receivables Management, also know as Accounts Receivable Management, is quickly becoming the hottest trend in small business finance and management. As both a phenomenal tool for business growth and cash flow, it’s quite wise to explore this concept and implement…

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Money

Everything Financial Managers Need to Know About Negotiating Cash Flow

The economy is rebounding, business is good, and your company’s revenue is growing – all the makings for a boom that would mean tremendous growth for your company. If you are a financial manager, however, this is cause for a…

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Management, Money

5 Small Business Traits that Lead to Money Management Success

The words “struggling economy” sprinkle most news stories online and off when discussing the business climate and small business landscape in general in the U.S. If you look beyond the headlines, however, there are modest signs of an economic recovery…

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Management, Money

6 Ways Your Freelance Contract Can Get You Cash

If you’re a freelancer then you’ll know that getting paid on time is critical. But did you know you can use your contract to protect yourself and nail down everything related to money? Earlier this summer, Freelancers Union and Vinay…

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A New Collection Call Strategy: Changing Your Contact

You’ve done your due diligence. You called right before the invoice was due, as a friendly reminder, and again right after that due date slipped by. You followed up to create a plan you could both agree to, but none…

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Money

6 Ways to Ease the Burden of Paying Estimated Taxes

Estimated taxes are hard to pay at the best of times – none of us enjoys handing over one third of our hard-earned income to Uncle Sam each tax quarter – but what do you do if you can’t pay…

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FG Philosophy & News, Got Invoices?, Money

Send a Reminder Before an Invoice Becomes Past Due

Late payment calls or emails can be awkward, and they can distract from the more important aspects of your business. Avoid chasing down your clients for payments by sending a friendly reminder before the payment is even due. A Friendly…

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Management, Money

Seven Sicknesses of Financial Management

Every business owner understands that cash flow is the lifeblood of his business. It follows that maintaining a healthy business means ensuring that cash flow is not interrupted because, interruption spells the death of the enterprise. Sound financial management is…

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