Empowering  Your  Business

THE GOVERNMENT WANTS TO PAY YOU!!! No, this is not a scam. This is legit! So if receiving some free money will help your small business… you’re going to want to continue reading! WHAT IS IT? The Payroll Protection Program (PPP) is a part of the stimulus bill that was passed last spring – otherwise […]

PPP Loans: A Stimulus Check For Your Business

Since I get a lot of questions about 1099’s and W2’s, I thought it would be helpful to do an in-depth article breaking down everything a small business owner needs to know about them! WHAT’S THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN A 1099 AND A W2? Simply put, 1099’s are used for contractors and W2’s are used for […]

Everything You Need to Know About 1099’s

One of the very first things I make sure to discuss when onboarding a new client, is whether or not their personal and business finances are separate. If the answer is a no, I strongly recommend that they make the change. Like that day. As soon as possible. Make it a priority. I’m going to […]

Don’t Make This Mistake!

You may feel anxious not knowing what the future holds for your small business and what all the ramifications of COVID-19 will be. Trust me, I get it. I want to help by providing you with helpful information and through that… some hope! I did a lot of research a few months ago and was […]

Small Business Grants (Part 2)

I’m here to make bookkeeping less cumbersome. Whether you’re ready to outsource it (you know I’d love to be part of your team!) or you’re looking for tips to DIY your bookkeeping, I’m here to share tips, organization tools, and motivation. One of the biggest ways you can get your bookkeeping in order is to […]

The Small Business Bookkeeping Checklist

As a small business owner you likely already know that there are multiple tax deductions you can (and should!) take advantage of. Expenses like office supplies, new equipment, payroll, and cost of goods sold are relatively easy to remember to deduct on your tax return. But there are other expenses, like the home office or […]

Turn Your Miles Into Money

In my last post I gave you a huge tip to becoming a better entrepreneur. We were able to identify a common problem that many have of trying to juggle a ton of things at once. We left on a slight cliff hanger too because I wanted to fully focus on this new perspective I […]

The Art of Investments

Want to free up your time? Want to earn more money while working less? It’s a definite yes to both of these, right?! I mean, isn’t this part of why you started your own business in the first place? Cause here’s the thing. If you’re feeling scatterbrained, spread too thin, and overwhelmed with all the […]

How to Become a Better Entrepreneur

(Updated June 18, 2020 – Read Small Business Grants Part 2 for even more resources). If you are a small business owner who has experienced setbacks due to COVID-19, you’re not alone. Unfortunately that’s a boat many are in right now. I know, not super comforting right? But what IS comforting is knowing that there […]

Small Business Grants

Many entrepreneurs start their business out of their own homes. In fact, the Small Business Administration reports that around 50 percent of small businesses are home-based firms. With the rise of solopreneurs, consultants, marketing professionals, freelancers, and the ease of selling products via an online platform, it’s no wonder this new wave of home-based businesses […]

Is Your Home Tax Deductible?