How To Customize the Chart of Accounts in QuickBooks Online for Amazon Sellers

How To Customize the Chart of Accounts in QuickBooks for Amazon Sellers

Selling products on Amazon is a popular option for an online business. But while setting up your Amazon store might be relatively fun and easy, keeping track of your revenue as an Amazon seller can be tricky. As an accountant, I strongly recommend QuickBooks Online for small business bookkeeping. However, when you first set up your books, the default chart of accounts has many categories that aren't relevant for Amazon sellers. But the good news is I'm going to share an easy way to deal with this. 

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How To Customize Your Shopify Chart of Accounts in QuickBooks Online

Learn how to customize your Shopify chart of accounts in QuickBooks Online

Shopify is a popular and easy to use platform for selling products online. In fact, it has never been easier to open a shop and start making money. But while opening a shop might be simple, the tricky part of Shopify is keeping track of your finances. As an accountant, I strongly recommend QuickBooks Online for small business bookkeeping. However, when you set up your books, you won't find a Shopify chart of accounts. Fortunately this is an easy challenge to overcome. 

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3 Reasons You Should Use Pinterest and Tailwind

Wondering how you can market your business online? This post offers tips for 3 ways you can use Pinterest and Tailwind to grow your business.

As the global pandemic has unfolded, many small business owners have faced unprecedented challenges. In an effort to save their businesses, some of them have moved their businesses online. While moving online may help them survive this historic period, there are lots of new questions that come up. One of the most common is how do I market my business online. In this post, we'll dive into the reasons you should use Pinterest and Tailwind to grow your business.

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Bookkeeping for Shopify: How to Record Shopify Sales and Fees in QuickBooks Online

Bookkeeping for Shopify has its own challenges. In this post, I'll show you how to to correctly record your Shopify sales and fees in QuickBooks Online.

Shopify is a popular platform for selling online. But bookkeeping for Shopify presents some unique challenges. The biggest issue is that customers can pay in a variety of ways, and those payment methods deposit to your bank differently and have different fees. So in this post, I'll share best practices for how to record Shopify sales and fees in QuickBooks Online. 

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Ultimate Guide to Etsy Bookkeeping Using QuickBooks Online

Ultimate Guide to Etsy Bookkeeping

Running an Etsy shop is a meaningful business venture for many creatives. You get to share your creations with others and get paid. But for most Etsy shop owners, the most dreaded part of the job is bookkeeping. It's even scarier than marketing and social media. That's why I put together this Ultimate Guide to Etsy Bookkeeping.

As an accountant, my strength is teaching others how to DIY their bookkeeping so they have a solid understanding of their financial situation. These videos will show you what you need to do to get your bookkeeping up and running quickly so that you can get back to your favorite parts of being an Etsy seller. (This page contains affiliate links. Please see my disclosures for more information. These videos are for informational purposes only and do not constitute accounting or tax advice.)

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Ultimate Guide to Blog Bookkeeping Using QuickBooks Online

Ultimate Guide to Bookkeeping for Bloggers

Blogging is a rewarding job. You get to impact others with your experience and expertise. But for most bloggers, the most dreaded part of the job is bookkeeping. It's even scarier than tech. That's why I put together this Ultimate Guide to Blog Bookkeeping.

As an accountant, my superpower is taking the pain out of bookkeeping. These videos will show you what you need to do to get your bookkeeping up and running quickly so that you can get back to what you enjoy about blogging. (This page contains affiliate links. Please see my disclosures for more information. These videos are for informational purposes only and do not constitute accounting or tax advice.)

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How To Create a Custom Chart of Accounts for Your Blog Bookkeeping – Free Download

How to create a custom chart of accounts for your blog bookkeeping

My favorite accounting program is QuickBooks Online Simple Start. However, when you first begin using QuickBooks, you will find that the default chart of accounts may not meet your needs as a blogger. So before you get going with your bookkeeping, it's important to take a few minutes in QuickBooks to customize your chart of accounts . This is an important step, and it's so easy to do! I'll even send you a FREE chart of accounts file that you can upload into QuickBooks and so you can have your custom chart of accounts up and running in an instant!

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Etsy Seller’s Customize Your Chart of Accounts in QuickBooks Online – Free Download

Etsy Sellers Customize Your Chart of Accounts in Quickbooks Online (FREE CSV Download)

QuickBooks Online Simple Start is my favorite accounting program. When you first begin using QuickBooks, you will find that the default chart of accounts may not meet your needs as an Etsy shop owner. Before you hit the ground running with your bookkeeping, take a few minutes in QuickBooks to customize your Etsy shop bookkeeping chart of accounts. This is an important step, and it's so easy to do! I'll even give you a chart of accounts file that you can upload into QuickBooks and have your custom chart of accounts up and running in an instant!

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How to Record PayPal Transactions in QuickBooks Online – 2019 QuickBooks Tutorial

How to Record Your PayPal Transactions in QuickBooks. A QuickBooks Online tutorial.

I love to use PayPal when I'm purchasing items online, but it can be a big pain when it comes to my bookkeeping! That's why I created this QuickBooks tutorial to show you how to record PayPal transactions in QuickBooks Online.

As you know, I love using QuickBooks Online Simple Start for my bookkeeping. I use it for myself and my bookkeeping clients. For that reason, I have had a lot of experience dealing with PayPal transactions!

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How to Make Sure Your Blog is Profitable

How to Make Sure Your Blog is Profitable

I'll let everyone else tell you how to generate revenue from your blog. I'm going to explain how to make sure you have a profitable blog! Isn't revenue and profit the same thing? Nope. Revenue is the amount of money your blog business brings in. Profit is what's leftover after you've paid all of your expenses. Believe me, a blog that brings in lots of revenue is not necessarily profitable. I've seen it happen plenty of times! You want to be profitable, so let me show you how!

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