Category Archives: Denise's Lightbulb Moments

March 2011

IT’S ALMOST APRIL 15…

For all us “numbers people” that means the phones will calm down and we will be allowed to get reacquainted with our families.

For all you procrastinators, that means you have 6 more months to avoid getting your stuff together before you panic again.

Go ahead, enjoy it. But while you are, maybe, just maybe, consider how you might break this crazy cycle. Like maybe by hiring a bookkeeper once and for all? C’mon, give it some thought. You know you want to.

I can even help you figure out what to look for. Check this out: 5 Tips for Hiring a Bookkeeper When you’re done, give me a call. Before October 15, preferably…

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February 2011

Everyone around here is talking about Spring.  I’m not. I do not enjoy winter one little bit, but talking about Spring in mid-February is nothing but fiction (here in NJ). All talking about it will do is set me up … More…

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January 2011

  It’s a new year, so I figure I needed a new post. This is the time of year when we bookkeeper/accountant types supposedly become nocturnal and do not participate in normal social activities, eating only from fast food bags, … More…

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December 2010

But Mr. IRS-man, this was a real business expense!” And it may honestly have been! You recorded that business lunch or that Staples purchase or those travel tolls in your QuickBooks…good for you! And you got your tax return done, … More…

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November 2010

We’ve changed things around here…Actually, on a pretty regular basis we change things around here. If you’re a person who likes things done the “way they always were,” this is an uncomfortable place to work. However if you’re a client, … More…

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October 2010

Saving Money. Making Money. I think about these things a lot.This month I found a way to do both at the same time. As a bookkeeper, of course, I’m always aware of what things cost and how much I (and … More…

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September 2010

If my Profit and Loss Statement says I made so much money, why don’t I have any of it? Remember those loans you took out two years ago? Remember that credit card you ran up this spring? You know that … More…

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August 2010

Receipts are a good thing. I recently went on a trip with my daughter who was relocating over 800 miles away. Being the bookkeeper that I am, I saved every receipt from gas to coffee to the multiple trips we … More…

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July 2010

Ah, July–it’s going to be 100 degrees+ here in Your Bookkeeper’s home town of Medford, NJ for the next few days!What do you suppose that will do to our electric bill? Come to think of it, what was LAST July’s … More…

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June 2010

NASHVILLE WAS A BLAST Every year my husband and I meet dear old friends of ours at a different U.S. location. We’ve met in NJ, Orlando FL (twice) Dallas TX, Wichita, KS (twice) and now Nashville. These friends moved away … More…

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