Cash Flow

How to (actually) get paid for your work

One of the toughest challenges freelancers and service-based businesses face is getting paid on time—or even at all. Guest contributor Lindsey Peacock shares her tips on tackling both scenarios.

Understanding balance sheets

Understanding balance sheets

A balance sheet is a financial statement that gives you a snapshot of your business’ financial health. Learn how to read and interpret balance sheets so you can better understand your cash flow.

Five ways to finance your small business

You’ve got a great idea, but now you need to finance your business. Marcus Ferrari presents 5 ways to finance your small business.

The simple method to make any business more profitable, permanently

Thanks to guest blogger Mike Michalowicz for sharing his advice with the Wave community. Mike is the entrepreneur behind three multi-million dollar companies and he is also the co-founder of Profit First Professionals, an organization that certifies accountants and bookkeepers in the Profit First method. If you’re a Wave Pro, be sure to join this awesome group to help your small business clients put the Profit First method into practice. A big thanks to Mike for the work he does to educate and liberate business owners around the globe.