Must Read Scams 2017: 6 Ways Scammers Are Targeting Veterans

Follow Us!We have found a disturbing trends in scams 2017. A new group of low lives have been targeting veterans to our outrage. If you are veteran or know one, we urge you to read the following carefully. We will be focusing on these new scams, how they are targeting vets, and what you can […]

Houston Bookkeeping Tip: 5 Must Read Items Before Buying a Thing on 2017 Black Friday or Thanksgiving

Follow Us!The busiest shopping days are upon us. As experts providing bookkeeping services, we know all about when it is best to save and best to spend. With 2017 Black Friday, Thanksgiving, and even Cyber Monday upon us, it is imperative you read the following before spending a dime. Share Away!

6 Key Small Business Bookkeeping Takeaways From the 2017 State of Small Business Report

Follow Us!We at B&J Bookkeeping are experts in small business bookkeeping. Every year a report entitled “The State of Small Business” comes out with some interesting facts, finds, stats, etc. We’ll save you the trouble of reading it all for yourself by sharing these 6 key small business bookkeeping takeaways that range from the semi-obvious […]

Ask a Houston Bookkeeper: 5 Must Read Tips Now That the Dow is at 23,000

Follow Us!It’s time for another of our Ask a Houston Bookkeeper series. The Dow Jones industrial average grew to a historic 23,000 today. It is the first time the index closed below a 1,000 point milestone it hit on the same day since it was at 16,000. With all this capital being created with more […]

Bookkeeping For General Contractors

Follow Us!You’re a general contractor, not a bookkeeper. Is it really in the best interest of your business’s finances to handle your own numbers? Even if someone on your crew or family member offers, what is the slightest slip up going to cost? Below, we will give you some invaluable tips for why and how […]

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!

Ask a Houston Bookkeeper: Can I Write Off Hurricane Harvey Damage?

Follow Us!We at B&J Bookkeeping are looking forward to bringing you real answers to real questions. Our Ask a Houston Bookkeeper series is intended for those who live in the Houston or surrounding areas but others are welcome to read. In the aftermath of one of the worst hurricanes in Houston’s history, we will answer […]

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 Tip: Are Free Trials Worth It For Small Business?

Follow Us!We at B&J Bookkeeping love free stuff. If you feel the same, you probably already know a few tricks yourself. Who doesn’t enjoy taking a free sample at the grocery store, especially sushi? After the bite, the makers of the product want you to buy what they’re selling in the end. Yes, you enjoyed […]

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 […]