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There is no one financial management system that works for everyone. However, every effective financial management system is based on a few simple principles.
The Art and Science of Reading Your Financials
Being able to create accurate balance sheets, income statements and cash flow statements could be the difference between business success and failure.
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Practical advice when considering the implementation of a forecasting model to enhance your business’s financial management.
Rigorous scrutiny of a business can provide deep commercial insight. Get the most out of your audit by putting the right software and systems in place.
Private companies can now choose between an audit and an independent review. What are the benefits and drawbacks of each?
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An audit is an investment in the long-term financial health of your business.
Why it makes sense to hire a qualified and experienced financial officer to look after your accounts.
Payroll solutions automate onerous business processes and benefit everyone in the organisation.
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Here’s how to choose an accounting software package that's right for your business.
One of the biggest risks facing a company is late or worse still, non-payment.
Pastel can turn your accounting activities from a cost into a profit centre.