May 17, 2020
Accounting Software System

How Do Accounting Systems Work?

We can thank the 14th and 15th century Italian merchants for developing the double-entry method of accounting still in use today.
May 6, 2020
Accounting Management

What Are Accounting Management Systems?

Do you understand how your Accounting Policies and Procedures integrate with the accounting rules and concepts to produce the internal controls you need?
September 23, 2019
SOX Accounting Costs

How to Reduce SOX Accounting Compliance Costs

Three things drive up the cost of Sarbanes-Oxley compliance more than any other: Cost of Scale, Cost of Review, and Cost of Improvement.
April 22, 2019
Accounts Receivable Policy

What Is in Accounts Receivable Policy Manual?

The purpose of your Accounting Policy Manual is to document the financial principles and policies governing your companyƒ's accounting practices.
February 11, 2019
Revenue Policies and Procedures Manual

What Are Accounting Controls and Processes?

Well-written Accounting Procedures are an important part of an internal control system (as required by SOX Section 404), but over documenting can be a detriment to internal controls.
July 28, 2018
Why Accounting Manual

What’s the Difference Between Finance, Accounting and Bookkeeping?

Understanding how your own accounting software works is as important as understanding the actual double entry accounting that is occurring "behind the scenes".
January 2, 2018

What Purchasing Procedures Does Your Company Need?

Purchasing Procedures provide vendor selection and purchasing controls. Which ones should your company be sure to utilize?
November 20, 2017

What Are Cash Cycle Procedures?

Control over cash receipts and disbursement are a vital element of the companyƒ's internal accounting controls. What Cash Cycle Procedures should you use?
October 30, 2017

Cost Accounting Information

What are the different types of accounting costs that your company can accrue, and how can you build cost accounting policies to minimize their effects?