Bookkeeping

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Aiden Durham answers: What’s the right way to pay yourself?

At Wave, we get asked a lot how to pay yourself when you’re self-employed. This video from Aiden Durham, Denver-based attorney at 180 Law Co. will help you finally understand the best way to pay yourself depending on the type of business you’re running.

Five tips for conquering cash flow struggles when you’re self-employed

Keeping your cash flow under control can be really challenging, but it’s one of the biggest factors in running a successful—and sustainable—business. Karen Richardson, Money Coach at Money Coaches Canada, shares tips on how to avoid common pitfalls.

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I got audited and lived to tell the tale

Audits are scary, right? They don’t have to be when you’re prepared. Read the story of a real Wave customer and get advice on what to do if the dreaded audit happens to you.

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Five tips to get your books under control fast

Our latest update to Wave’s accounting features makes it even easier to build proper bookkeeping into your routine. Lower your stress, build your confidence, and set yourself up for tax time with these five tips.

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Empower yourself with our Fearless Accounting Guide

Accounting doesn’t have to be scary. What if it could actually give you power over your business growth? Our Fearless Accounting guide has 100+ pages of easy-to-follow tips and lessons to help you run your business with confidence.

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Should I hire an accountant for my small business?

Deciding whether or not to hire an accountant can be a tough decision. The reality is that accountants offer valuable insights that can help you succeed. See how an accountant’s viewpoints can add value to your small business, no matter what stage of growth you’re in.

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Year end resolution: stop neglecting your cash flow

Running out of cash is the second most common reason small businesses fail. Learn how to understand cash flow and manage it right with tips from a CPA.

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Your ultimate guide to fearless filing

Filing taxes for the first time is confusing when you’re a small business owner or freelancer. Conquer your fears—and your year end—with Wave’s Fearless Filing Guide. Read case studies and get real tips to make working with your accountant easier.

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Tackle year end like a boss

Year end is a stressful time for freelancers and small business owners. But did you know it’s also the best time to take control of your business and influence its growth? We’ve got four steps you can follow to overcome year-end stress and get empowered.