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"If It's Not Fun, Why Do It?" Ice Cream & Bookkeeping

Did you know July is National Ice Cream month? Have your kids required an ice cream stop when you finish at your favorite swimming destination?  Keeping kids happy can be a challenge, but sometimes ice cream helps. (Or it at least keeps the van quiet for 10 minutes.) I recently saw a Ben & Jerry’s bumper sticker with their tagline “If it’s not fun, why do it?” and had to weigh in on the subject. Ice cream is one reason for screaming – frustration over bookkeeping is another. Completely different emotions between the two, but the same result!

Here are 5 quick reasons why doing the “not fun” work of bookkeeping is important...

We Can Turn Your Bookkeeping "Wish List" Into a "Have It!" List

Congrats! You have a clean desk, an optimistic view, and phones are already busy with new clients. Well, almost… Your clean desk is the result of stuffing 2015 into drawers like when you “cleaned” your childhood room by shoving everything under your bed. Your view is optimistic because you’re avoiding look at your financials before tax season. Your busy phone is actually your CPA calling you for documents you can’t find. Does this sound like you?

·         I wish I could get my receipts organized

·         I wish I could catch up on monthly reconciliations...