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Keeping Track: Managing Costs in My Business

Keeping Track: Managing Costs in My Business

"This week's Ask Manny question comes from Amber."Question:I own a research and consulting business, providing services to the government and other large organizations. Projects are complex and can take several months to complete. I’m always concerned that I’m going...

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Waiting for Payment: What to Do When Invoices Go Unpaid

Waiting for Payment: What to Do When Invoices Go Unpaid

"This week's Ask Manny question comes from Kevin."Question:My invoices go unpaid for long periods of time. I do website development for other small businesses. I do the work, I send them the invoice, and then… crickets! Sometimes it takes people months to pay me. I’ve...

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Get Paid Faster with Credit Cards

Get Paid Faster with Credit Cards

"This week's Ask Manny question comes from Brandon."Question:Should I accept credit cards for payment? It’s expensive!  Answer:Yes! Sure, merchant processing fees can be a bit costly. But you know what’s even more costly? Not getting paid at all! We know that...

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Preventing Employee Theft in a Cash Business

Preventing Employee Theft in a Cash Business

"This week's Ask Manny question comes from Taylor."Question:I’m worried about employees stealing money from me. I run a predominantly cash business. Money comes in and out of a cash register multiple times a day that my employees have access to. On top of that, I have...

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Tracking Grant Money (Non-Profits)

Tracking Grant Money (Non-Profits)

"This week's Ask Manny question comes from Samantha."Question:My non-profit organization has several programs that we are running right now, all of which are grant funded. The grantors need us to track all the expenses that we are incurring against the grant. And I...

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Staying Profitable with Rising Costs…

Staying Profitable with Rising Costs…

"This week's Ask Manny question comes from Marie."Question:It’s getting more and more expensive to run my business.  Costs are increasing all the time.  Materials are getting more expensive.  Employees are asking for higher salaries.  How do I keep up with all of...

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Financial Literacy 2023

Financial Literacy 2023

By CFO Services GroupWhat’s the low-down on Financial Literacy? Have you ever found yourself staying up late at night, wondering if you've made the right financial decisions? Have you ever felt anxious while meeting with a tax accountant, concerned about what...

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Staying Financially Fit: Financial Tips to Kick Off 2023

Staying Financially Fit: Financial Tips to Kick Off 2023

By CFO Services Group Diets and fads come and go! The pandemic has put the spotlight on our financial wellness like never before. It has made people pause and pay more attention to what they spend their money on and how they put it back into their businesses. If you...

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Manny Cosme: And the Winner is…

Manny Cosme: And the Winner is…

By Manny Cosme, President & CEO“Congratulations,” said the headline on the email that popped up on my screen. Normally I ignore the email notifications that I get as they tend to be more spam mail or nonurgent questions that can wait until the end of the day. But...

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Grow with CFO – Bond Offering

Grow with CFO – Bond Offering

Company Bond Offering Through SMBXWe’re excited to announce that we are now offering Small Business Bonds™ through SMBX to raise money for our expansion. The best part about buying our bonds is that you’ll get 7% annual interest, paid back each month + principle. In...

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5 Easy Steps To Creating Your Financial Projections

5 Easy Steps To Creating Your Financial Projections

Easily Create Financial Projections That You Can Use To Grow Your BusinessCreating financial projections are vital to the success of your business. Your financial projections serve as a roadmap, showing you in detail how you will get from where you are today (Point A)...

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