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We cover topics related to what growing businesses need to succeed, including fundraising, tax savings, and financial performance.
Dan Price and Jessica Mah Talk Life, Death, And Business
5Feb
Dan Price and Jessica Mah Talk Life, Death, And Business
After both speaking at the Inc 5000 conference, inDinero CEO Jessica Mah and Gravity Payments CEO Dan Price became fast friends.
How to Create Business Reports Your Investors Will Actually Use
4Feb
How to Create Business Reports Your Investors Will Actually Use
When you think about the end of the month, what keeps you awake each night? If you say your investor board meeting, you’re in good company! The best way to ensure you’re in good shape when the date for that meeting gets closer is to package the information you want to discuss in the best way possible well in advance.
Comparing Cash vs. Accrual for Small Business Accounting Options
28Jan
Comparing Cash vs. Accrual for Small Business Accounting Options
As a financial consultant at inDinero I hear the ins and outs of businesses of all sizes, but more often than anything I talk with smaller startups getting their feet off the ground.
The Key to Accrual Accounting: Recording Deferred Revenue
21Jan
The Key to Accrual Accounting: Recording Deferred Revenue
(Note: this article originally appeared in slightly different form on the Lighter Capital blog and is republished with permission).
Paying Your Future Self to Save on Business Taxes Now
20Jan
Paying Your Future Self to Save on Business Taxes Now
Retiring sounds fun, right? And so does saving on taxes now. Luckily, as a business owner, there are ways you can feed these two birds with one scone.
The Socially Responsible Way to Save on Small Business Taxes
30Dec
The Socially Responsible Way to Save on Small Business Taxes
I’m a huge fan of charitable giving year round, but especially during the month of December. Once the month kicks off with #GivingTuesday, businesses and individuals around the world begin integrating giving back as a great way to observe the holidays throughout the month.
Look to Social Networks to Find & Hire Freelancers
22Dec
Look to Social Networks to Find & Hire Freelancers
If you own a small business, there's a good chance you hire freelancers at least once in a while.
How Choosing Your Fiscal Year Affects Your Business Taxes
21Dec
How Choosing Your Fiscal Year Affects Your Business Taxes
If you’ve recently started a business, you may be wondering how to choose a fiscal year.
How to Turn Hard Deadlines into a Productivity Booster
18Dec
How to Turn Hard Deadlines into a Productivity Booster
Jessica Mah, our co-founder and CEO, was already running inDinero when she decided to become an IRS enrolled agent.
Holiday Bonuses! Cheery Employees & Lower Small Business Taxes
15Dec
Holiday Bonuses! Cheery Employees & Lower Small Business Taxes
A few weeks ago, I wrote about how charitable giving is a great way to observe the holidays as a team and shape your company culture in the best possible way.
5 Habits Jessica Mah Uses to Lead inDinero
11Dec
5 Habits Jessica Mah Uses to Lead inDinero
This article originally appeared in slightly different form on Inc.com and is shared with permission.
Finding and Filing the Right Forms for Your Business Taxes
8Dec
Finding and Filing the Right Forms for Your Business Taxes
Believe it or not, the purpose of annual tax returns isn’t to increase sales of Xanax. It’s to give the country’s public sectors (federal and state) a way of tracking revenue and spending patterns across individuals and companies
3 Pricey Tax Penalties Any Small Business Can Avoid
7Dec
3 Pricey Tax Penalties Any Small Business Can Avoid
One of the most common questions we get from small business owners is about saving money on taxes. Probably not a huge shock.
How GAAP Accounting Helps Businesses with Series A Funding
1Dec
How GAAP Accounting Helps Businesses with Series A Funding
Series A funding tests whether a business is just a good idea or if it has what it takes to go the distance. That’s a lot of pressure.
The Moment Jessica Mah Swapped Being Stubborn for Savvy
20Nov
The Moment Jessica Mah Swapped Being Stubborn for Savvy
In this hilarious video from The Next Web, our CEO and co-founder, Jessica Mah, talks about how she stopped being so stubborn and thinking she had all the answers.