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How to Make a Journal Entry in QuickBooks Online

Journal entries document financial transactions, such as equipment depreciation, accruals for future expected expenses, and sales. In this article, learn how to make a journal entry in QuickBooks Online.

How To Split Profits in a Small Business Partnership

We cover the ins and outs of partnership profit sharing so you can determine if it's right for your business.

Free Invoice Templates for Small Businesses: Your Path to Easier Billing

We’ve compiled a set of free invoice templates for small businesses, available in editable PDF, Microsoft Word, and Microsoft Excel formats. Use these professional templates to save time and tailor your invoices to your specific needs.

How To Calculate Customer Lifetime Value (LTV)

Customer Lifetime Value (LTV) indicates the projected financial worth that an individual customer brings to your business throughout their relationship with you. It’s a key element in making data-driven decisions.

Tax Myths Debunked: Small Business Owners’ Most Common Tax Mistakes

CPA Crystal Stranger covers the top 5 misconceptions about taxes that she sees when working with small businesses.

How to Issue a 1099 Form

Learn what type of 1099 form you'll need, how to issue one, best practices for issuing 1099 forms, and more.

How to Grow Your Small Business Through Networking Events

Get our top small business networking tips to increase brand exposure, find potential customers, and meet like-minded professionals.

8 Cybersecurity Tips for Small Businesses

Technology has made life convenient, but having all your information on devices without protection can be dangerous. Here’s how to protect data while adopting lifestyle innovations.

What is Equity?

What is equity, exactly? Here's what you need to know about this important business concept.

How to Price Your Business Services: A Step-by-Step Guide

Not sure how to price your business services? Our guide examines how to determine pricing for your services, including selecting the suitable method and applying it to your organization.

How to Negotiate a Commercial Lease

Learn how to negotiate a commercial lease to protect your business's resources.

Invoicing 101: Common Invoicing Problems and Solutions

We asked Jacqueline Edwards, CEO of Business Pipeline, Inc., about the most common invoice mistakes she sees and how small business owners can resolve them.