Archive for May, 2013

Organizing Receipts With Good Bookkeeping Helps for Audits

A couple of reasons why regular receipt organization and bookkeeping are so necessary for a small business is to keep personal and business financial papers separate. Why do this, you might ask? To not give the government a reason to audit you, and if you were to be audited, your finances would already be clearly […]

Facebook, From Small to Super Successful

Facebook. It’s one of today’s main social media sites; but mostly, it’s one of this decade’s most successful business stories—the story of Mark Zuckerberg and how he launches a photo directory site from his Harvard dorm room, to simply interact with other students, and suddenly he stumbles upon online relationship-building gold. Today, however, the simple […]

Tax Free Savings Accounts (TFSAs)

Let’s talk a little bit about a good thing—the Tax Free Savings Account (TFSA). It’s good because it’s a general savings vessel, where Canadians can accumulate tax-free investment income. Imagine saving money, that’s invested and earning interest, in an account that is not taxed? This is something everyone should take advantage of. How it works […]

Missing Money

Make sure you and your family, even your relatives, are not missing any money that might belong to you. We’re not talking about mattress money – you know the small-denomination coins you dig for in the back of the old couch – no; we’re talking real money, hundreds, maybe thousands, even millions of dollars. Now, […]

Business Success and Money

Henry Ford has been quoted saying, “a business that makes nothing but money is a poor business.” Here at FACETS Business Solutions we like to stop occasionally, and think about the meaning of inspirational business quotes. What is it about quotes that make us feel warm and fuzzy, even motivated? Let’s take Henry Ford’s quote, […]