How Much Will You Sell? Projecting Revenue for Your Start-Up

When you’re starting a new business, it can be really exciting to think about all the money you’re about to make. But how long will it take? And what do you need to do to reach those lofty goals?

The Top 5 Challenges New Small Businesses Face

According to Stats Canada, only 51% of businesses survive beyond their first five years. And all too often, the ones that don’t make it end up shutting their doors for very similar reasons. So how do you keep your small business from becoming the one out of every two that doesn’t succeed?

Five Bookkeeping Tips for Small Business

Unless you are an accountant or fan of working with numbers, bookkeeping is probably not your favourite task. But adopting some good habits early can help you avoid costly errors when it comes to record keeping.

Travel for business? Tips on how to save money

Travel is expensive in Canada, so I want to outline a few ways we’ve found that small business owners can reduce travel expenses.

6 Habits for Good Small Business Finance

Unless you are an accountant or you enjoy working with numbers, it’s unlikely that you look forward to keeping track of your company finances. However, establishing good habits and routines can save you time and help keep your finances on course.

Making Friends with Your Accountant

Having a good relationship with your accountant is essential. Knowing that you can contact them regularly for advice through the year, not just at year end, will make a lot of difference to the relationship you have between your business and your money.

Buy Vs Lease: BC’s Tax Deductions for Cars

As a business owner you probably spend a lot of time in your vehicle, so it is inevitable that a time will come when your current vehicle just won’t do anymore, so the question will arise, do you buy or lease a new car? The answer is always “it depends_

Buy Vs Lease: BC’s Tax Deductions for Cars

As a business owner you probably spend a lot of time in your vehicle, so it is inevitable that a time will come when your current vehicle just won’t do anymore, so the question will arise, do you buy or lease a new car? The answer is always “it depends_

Keeping Costs Low While Continuing to Grow

A challenge for many business owners is understanding how to keep operating costs low while continuing to grow their business. What might save you money in the short term can often cost you more in the long run, so planning is key.