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Phone Scammers – They Even Call Accountants

Imagine my surprise when I arrive home to find a voicemail that insists that I owe money to Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) and if I don’t return the call they will take legal action.  I deal with CRA daily and even though I know CRA would never call and...

Debt: The sequel

OK, so last time we covered why businesses may use debt – and for what purpose. So far, so good. But we didn’t talk about anything practical. Let’s deal with that. Starting with: Where do I get the money from? Well, that will depend on your circumstances....

Your Life & Business in the Cloud –Rotessa

The easier you make it for your customers to pay you, the more likely you are to get paid. Getting paid faster improves cash flow. Having good cash flow is one of the most important aspects of running a healthy business. Any time you can automate getting...

Debt: Friend or Foe?

“Income, $20.00 a year, expenditure $19.95 a year – result, happiness. Income, $20.00 a year, expenditure $20.05 a year – result, misery.” [With apologies to Charles Dickens] “Call now, and get the credit you deserve!” [Numerous radio...

Your Life & Business in the Cloud – Square

Business happens everywhere now and business owners are no longer tied to their desk or a storefront. To enable this they need technology that allows them to sell from wherever they are. That’s where Square comes in. Square is a payment terminal with...