Minimum Hourly Wage Changes for 2014

2014 State Minimum Hourly Wage Changes and What You Need To Do: As you prepare for your first payroll of 2014, Dailey Bookkeeping Services would like to make you aware of state minimum hourly wage changes that were announced as of late November 2013 that will take effect on January 1, 2014 unless otherwise noted: Arizona, […]

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Bookkeeping – Do you wait till the last minute?

Do you wait till the last minute to do your bookkeeping? If you do, unfortunately you are not alone.  I received a call from someone on October 14th at approximately 5:30 pm, and this person wanted me to do his bookkeeping for the entire year of 2012 in time for him to mail his tax […]

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Key Performance Indicators

Key Performance Indicators So what are Key Performance Indicators (KPI’s) and why do I need them? Basically, Key Performance Indicators are used to measure the performance of a strategic business goal.  It all starts with goals.  Where do you want your business to be next year or in 5 years?  Do you want to increase […]

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Budgets – The Benefits

Benefits of a Budget When you hear the word “budget,” what do you think about?  Most people would say something similar to “Ugghh!” If you would rather do just about anything besides create a budget, you’re not alone.  The word “budget” brings up connotations of endless numbers, constraints, the opposite of freedom and creativity, and […]

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Record Retention Requirements

Record Retention Requirements – How long do I need to keep those old employee records? Improper record keeping is one of the most cited Department of Labor (DOL) violations. With the trend of everyone wanting to go paperless nowadays, it may be tempting to shred and throw out all the paperwork in your office, but […]

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Inventory Management

Inventory Management – Improve Cash Flow By Managing Your Biggest Asset I read a great article today in HVCR Business Magazine titled “3 Reasons to Organize Your Service Vehicles”, by Greg McAfee, and I  just finished assisting a client with Inventory Management. The project included implementing Advanced Inventory for QuickBooks Enterprise as well as setting up […]

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Bookkeeping Help – Why hire a Bookkeeper?

Bookkeeping Help – Why hire a Bookkeeper when my spouse can do my Bookkeeping for FREE! A Bookkeeper is a Bookkeeper Right? Unfortunately this is not the case.  Anyone can say they do bookkeeping. They may read a book, take a class or two, or they may use an accounting program and therefore say they […]

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