Understanding the Top Challenges of Expense Management

Small Business CEO

At the macro level, there’s a lot affecting businesses when it comes to expense management. For example, international expansions and globalization are two elements that are influencing expense management, and also making these costs rise in many instances.

Are Kids Too Expensive?

Small Business Labs

Of course kids are too expensive. According to the U.S. Department of Agriculture, it costs $234,900 on average to raise a kid. This is up from an inflation adjusted $191,000 in 1960. By  By the way, these numbers do not include college costs.

What Are the Benefits of Final Expense Insurance?

Small Business CEO

… The post What Are the Benefits of Final Expense Insurance? Finance Final expense insurance insurances personal financeLife insurance is a measure of protection that you take out for your loved ones in the event of your death.

How to Reduce Expenses When You Live In An Expensive City

Dumb Little Man

Of course, those ideas don’t apply to everyone and not all people can live well in an expensive city. Whether you’re looking to pinch pennies or you’re struggling to make ends meet, here are some tips on how to reduce expenses when you live in a high-cost area. When residing in an expensive city, the amount you pay out of pocket can increase every 6 to 8 months depending on the size of your vehicle and the length of your commute.

Are You Covering All Expense Bases?

Step It Up VA Coaching

As entrepreneurs/business owners, we take great care in setting rates, creating packages and tracking the hours we and our teams put in; but are our rates really paying for our expenses? Consider the expenses you incur in these areas: Rent/Mortgage: If you rent or lease an office space, be sure you can easily cover that, and any additional fees that are involved (maintenance, snow removal, etc.) by Donna Toothaker.

Should You Cook With Expensive Wine or Cheap Wine?

Dumb Little Man

The post Should You Cook With Expensive Wine or Cheap Wine? We all know that wine tastes great — well, most of it does. But what is it within the wine that enables us to enjoy it? Just like the food we eat, wine comes in a vast array of flavors and styles.

The tricky world of expenses

Practically Perfect PA

I must admit I’ve been struggling to start writing the blog this week, I knew I would be discussing the dreaded task of processing expenses and as I’m sure you can imagine the subject hasn’t really stirred my creative juices! Do you have an expense policy in place?

3 Simple Ways to Trim Your Monthly Expenses Without Being Miserable

Dumb Little Man

Have you added up all of your monthly expenses lately, or are you too afraid to look? But what if we could tell you that it’s possible to reduce your monthly expenses without completely compromising your lifestyle?

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What Expenses Will Increase Your Happiness?

Dumb Little Man

Expenses that Increase Happiness For the first time in history, there is a wealth of research on the correlation between money and happiness. In other words, we now know what expenses bring the most value to maximize our output.

How to Cut Down Expenses While Living In A Big City

Dumb Little Man

For city-dwellers, high expenses come with the territory. A study conducted by Zillow and Care.com found that people living in cities paid $9,073 more on average for daily living expenses than people living in the suburbs of those same cities. See Also: How to Reduce Expenses When You Live In An Expensive City. So, how to cut down expenses? To get you started, here are a few tips for reducing your monthly expenses and eliminating wasteful spending.

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5 Business Expenses a Startup can do Without

Small Business CEO

Many new company owners waste thousands that they haven’t earnt yet on illogical expenses, so here are just a handful that you should avoid. … Finance business expenses financial management startup expenses

Get Moving On Projects by Editing Expenses (Editing Life Series.

Simple Productivity Blog

Expenses mean money out. Expenses for Editing Here are some expenses that crop up in my life that add to my overload: Print media subscriptions Other subscriptions Netflix Cell phone Cable Internet I found all of our repeating charges by looking at our bank statements.

The Most Expensive Habit You’re Ignoring

Eat Your Career

It’s clear that far too many people are ignoring the incredibly expensive habit of stress. I’ve been a bit frazzled lately. Yesterday, I realized that my refrigerator was full of condiments but empty of real food. But the idea of going to the grocery store was almost overwhelming.

How to Cover your Unexpected Round-the-World Travel Expenses “(Edited)”

Dumb Little Man

Unexpected travel expenses can cost you more than you would spend if you just stay at home. Expenses for airplane tickets and hotel rooms are obvious. There are several unexpected travel expenses that can fast spike the total price of your trip to an uncomfortable height. The best way to cover such unexpected travel expenses is to find reasonable offers online for cab or taxi services or get cash advance online.

Webinar Employee Expense Reimbursements: Compliance Workshop

Office Dynamics

Get educated now on the new rules of employee expense reimbursements! Employee Expense Reimbursements: Compliance Workshop. The legal and financial risks of mishandling employee expense reimbursements have spiked in recent years. View this online.

Hydroxycut Asks, Is Healthy Food Really More Expensive? You Might Be Surprised At The Answer.

Dumb Little Man

Fresh produce and other quality food items are the best ingredients if you are looking to create a diet that will help you to reach your weight loss goals, but many people assume that maintaining a healthy lifestyle is too expensive.

Limit Expenses as an SME – 5 Actionable Points

Small Business CEO

As an SME it’s easy to rack up more expenses than what you are generating in revenue. … Finance business expenses financial managementSpending on suppliers, vendors, employee perks and taxes can get out of hand in the blink of an eye unless carefully planned.

Cost Cutting Your Business Expenses

Small Business CEO

Expenses can be a burden for any particular company. Since expenses cannot be eliminated, entrepreneurs must find a way to at least lessen the cost required for business operation. You must note that small expenses can pile up and often cut into profits.

A Guide to Managing Travel Expenses for SMEs

The Small Business Blog

With the cost of fuel, rail and air travel increasing each year, managing employee travel expenses is a key area of concern for many businesses. Further to being expensive, booking and organising travel is a time… Smaller companies, with lower travel budgets and fewer resources, often find the process particularly difficult to bring under control.

Tax Deductible Business Expenses That Many Small Businesses Miss

Small Business CEO

Largely this comes from not understanding which business expenses are tax deductible. These business expenses are there for small businesses to exploit – so is there something your small business is missing? Insurance costs are another business expense relating to your premises.

Dealing with a Job Loss: Cutting Back Expenses

Simple Productivity Blog

--> Home Get Updates Ebooks Free Stuff Donate About Contact Me Get Free Updates: Via RSS | Via Email | Productivity Simplification Balance Life Design Organization Clutter Dealing with a Job Loss: Cutting Back Expenses Posted on August 25, 2010 by LJ Earnest Welcome to Simple Productivity Blog!

Green Home Initiatives and Cutting Expenses: What to Know

Small Business CEO

One of the most popular recent trends in housing and real estate has been rise of energy-efficient homes. Home builders and buyers alike have started to consider implementing these “green initiatives” due to the environmental and financial benefits they hold.

Control Expenses – Automate Process Through Workflow Software

Small Business CEO

As the economy continues its recovery, keep your expenses constant as your revenue grows by reducing the amount of time it takes to handle transactions and being able to focus employees on exceptions. Tags: CEO Leadership Entrepreneurs expenses transactions workflow software

Information Is Cheap, Action Is Expensive

Brilliantly Better

Information, on the other side, was very expensive. Information is extremely accessible, while action seems to became the most expensive merchandise in the world. Tweet Remember how understandable it was to be late 20 years ago? It wasn’t like the world will collapse if you’re late 5 minutes. There were no cell phones. If we had to meet you, and you were late, we first assumed that you simply forgot.

Email Replies: A Hard Lesson at Steve Jobs' Expense

Business Writing

This past week I was reminded of worst practices for email, unfortunately at Steve Jobs' expense. My Comcast Internet featured a video from Good Morning, America, an ABC news show. The video cobbled together a story of email gone wrong.

3 Key Ways Your Small Business Can Save

Small Business CEO

… Finance business expenses cut expenses save money

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6 Money-Drainers of Small Businesses (and How to Overcome Them)

Small Business CEO

Some expenses are like a dripping faucet: you know it’s there, but it seems insignificant, so you let it go on too long. … Finance business expenses financial leaks unwanted expenses Is your business seeping cash for no reason?

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3 Simple Steps To Manage Your Budget And Cashflow

Office Organization Success

Put simply, a Cashflow projection shows whether your anticipated income will be able to cover your expected (projected) expenses and this report is very beneficial to you in your business.

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5 Ways Businesses Can Streamline Their Processes and Save on Manpower

Small Business CEO

Guess what; there might be one area you could look at that could save you up to 50 percent of your expense bill by the end of the year. … Management cut costs manpower expensesAre you looking for ways to cut business costs?

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Beyond Office Hours: How a Virtual Receptionist can Help You Win More Business

Small Business CEO

… Customer Service Management cut expenses virtual receptionistA receptionist is essential to any growing business. The more time you and your front line staff spend talking on the phone when you could be working for your clients, the less money you’re making at the end of every month. This is a big problem considering there are only so many hours in the day to get everything done, and still ensure 100% customer satisfaction.

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Tips For Cutting Small Business Costs

Small Business CEO

If you find that your business is strapped for cash and you need to trim some expenses, here are 10 Ways To Control Business Costs. Now that it’s tax season, maybe it’s a good time to double check your expenses to see where you’ve been overspending.

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Best service to clients? The truth.

Virtual Moxie

It’s this notion that working with a VA is less expensive than hiring employees—in part, because the client doesn’t pay for things like benefits, where an employer would. Look, we all pay the expenses of the businesses we buy from.

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Keeping Cloud Computing Costs in Check

Small Business CEO

Entrepreneurs Information Technology cloud computing expenses softwareThe cloud is a boon for companies with small budgets and small (or no) IT staff. It is seen as a way to keep costs in check.

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Five Surprising Health Insurance Tax Tips For Small Business Owners and The Self Employed

Small Business CEO

Also, keep in mind that you may not be able to include what you paid toward your monthly premiums as an ‘above the line’ expense AND itemize it as described in the next tip. Keep in mind: you can only deduct the portion of your medical expenses that exceeds 7.5%

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Top 5 Tips on Building a 6 Month Cash Reserve

The Small Business Blog

Add up all your monthly expenses so you can estimate how much money you will have left each month. The best tip from my point of view would be to avoid unnecessary expenses. Then try and remove or refinance the most expensive lending. E-Mail me or follow me.

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Cloud Questions That Your CEO Will Ask

Small Business CEO

Entrepreneurs Finance Information Technology cloud computing expenses softwareOne of the first things a young lawyer learns is “Never ask a question in the courtroom that you don’t already know the answer.”. Now put yourself in the conference room with your CEO. Topic of discussion: The Cloud.

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Reduce The Risk Of Employee Fraud

Small Business CEO

One of the easiest ways for employees to steal from a company is through the use of Expense Report Fraud. Expense report fraud can occur in many ways, but one of the most common forms is to cheat on lodging, meals, airfare and fuel expenses. Meals expenses are also easy to fudge.

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How To Reduce The Costs Of Technology In Your Business

Small Business CEO

Entrepreneurs Finance Information Technology budgets expenses technologyEvery company is concerned about the bottom line. Without that attention to detail they’ll constantly be throwing good money after bad.

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What Every Entrepreneur Should Know About Small Business Credit Cards

Small Business CEO

When it comes to keeping a business running, you’ll need to continue buying supplies and covering many other expenses that are associated with business operations. Many business owners choose to cover these expenses through the use of small business credit cards.

Cloud Computing and Your Small Business

Small Business CEO

Designed to remotely host software, servers and data storage, it promises to reduce operational expenses and lower the cost of energy bills. Tags: Entrepreneurs cloud computing expenses technology

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Frugal Business Spending: A Must In A Tough Economy

Small Business CEO

The goal is for you to reduce your expenses by getting rid of the unnecessary cash outflow. Tags: Entrepreneurs budget expenses finances In these tough times, the biggest impact of the economic downturn is being felt by the small business sector.

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Beware of Career Marketing Firms

Job Advice Blog

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Bleisure Travel Continues to Increase

Small Business Labs

  A According to the folks at the expense reporting and management firm, SAP Concur, it continues to gain popularity.    According to Conur's data, 70% of expensed trips using Airbnb lodging include a Saturday night stay, compared to just 10% of trips with hotel bookings.

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