Ask a Houston Bookkeeper: 7 Places to Get Hurricane Harvey Relief

Follow Us!It’s time for another of our Ask a Houston Bookkeeper series. This week’s entry goes out to our neighbors in Houston and the surrounding area who are still suffering the effects of Hurricane Harvey. Below, we will share 7 Places to Get Hurricane Harvey Relief. Share Away!

Ask a Houston Bookkeeper: FEMA Guidance for Flood Damage During Hurricane Harvey

Follow Us!Unfortunately, many of our neighbors in Houston have flood damage. They will have to file a claim with FEMA for flood damage, some for the first time. As part of our Ask a Houston Bookkeeper series we are going to help them by offering FEMA guidance for flood damage during Hurricane Harvey. Share Away!

Ask a Houston Bookkeeper: Beware These 4 Hurricane Harvey Scams

Follow Us!In continuing with our Ask a Houston Bookkeeper series, we have become aware of a few Hurricane Harvey scams that are alarming. With over 195,000 people affected by the hurricane, they can be easy prey. Please be aware of these scams if you have been affected by the hurricane. Share Away!

6 Essentials When Choosing Payroll Services for Small Business

Follow Us!We at B&J Bookkeeping are experts in performing bookkeeping and payroll services for small business. While an owner’s time should be focused on running the business, payroll is also a vital part of it. Payroll must be completed both on time and accurately to satisfy the needs of its workers. It is also vital […]

Houston Bookkeeping Basics: 6 Key Financial Terms Everyone Should Know

Follow Us!As we’ve previously stated, just because you aren’t an expert bookkeeper doesn’t mean you should be in the dark when it comes to your finances. Even those who know nothing about bookkeeping, finances, or investing can learn the basics. Sadly, too many clients are too busy to learn even tthat. Now they can learn […]

5 Bookkeeping Skills Everyone Should Have

Follow Us!We at B&J have a diverse list of clients from the self employed to full sized businesses. While we pride our selves on doing a great job, there are certain bookkeeping skills that you should have on your own. Skills range from the simple to the less often thought of. Share Away!

Houston Bookkeeping Basics: 5 Strategies for Cutting Expenses

Follow Us!We at B&J in Houston love to discuss expert bookkeeping tips. In addition to these expert tips, we also like to get back to bookkeeping basics. Today’s entry discusses expenses that are draining your wallet along with strategies to find and eliminate them. This includes costs that are no longer needed and are without a purpose. […]

Houston Bookkeeper Tip: 7 401(k) Mistakes That Can Cost You Thousands

Follow Us!We at B&J love to share tips from our Houston Bookkeeper including lots of investment tips. While we won’t tell you what to buy, when to sell, or any of that other jargon, we can tell you the essentials. One of the most common ways our bookkeeping clients invest is through their 401(k). This […]

Houston Bookkeeper Tip: 5 Bizarre Money Myths People Still Believe

Follow Us!We at B&J Bookkeeping love to discuss myths surrounding taxes. Since taxes are basically money out of your pocket, we thought it would be a good idea to go over traditional money myths. These tales run the gamut from the ones with a bit of truth to the downright silly or even harmful. We […]

4 Must Read HSA Tips

Follow Us!Ever since the House of Representatives passed the new health bill, the topic of a health savings account has come up. Given how chaotic the healthcare system was before the bill, we have seen an emergence of health savings accounts, also known as HSAs. We think they will continue to get bigger and grow […]