VAT Inspection made easy thanks to Xero and Receipt Bank

No one likes a VAT Inspection. Even if you know that every i has been dotted and every t crossed, there is still that underlying dread that your work is about to be checked by a HMRC Inspector. Whilst a … Continue Reading

Turn your Xero account into something you are proud of.

They say that a poor workman, blames his tools. With software fast becoming an integral part of the bookkeeping profession, it is becoming increasingly important that you are able to use your chosen accounting software to the highest level. Doing … Continue Reading

How Receipt Bank helps us give your business the gift of time

At Fresh Financials, we’re always looking for new ways to help our clients do more. And one of the greatest gifts you can give any business owner is time – time to talk to more prospects, time to work on … Continue Reading

I’m off to Xerocon London!

Xerocon is less than a week away, and one thing is for sure: I cannot contain my excitement for what I know will be a game-changing event for fellow accountants and bookkeepers. Having attended before, I’ve definitely seen the difference … Continue Reading

Throw away the spreadsheets. This is reporting, reinvented.

Reviewing your business’ forecasts, budgets and cash flows doesn’t mean you should be shown a wall of numbers on Excel. We’ve all seen those Excel spreadsheets. The ones with around 15 different tabs. Where you need to keep continually scrolling … Continue Reading

So, I’m off to Xerocon SOUTH and this is why…

Reinventing bookkeeping is a never-ending process. When I initially set up Fresh Financials, the challenge of ditching the spreadsheets and the desktop software that was holding not only ourselves but also our clients back, I knew it would be the … Continue Reading

How to create a small business budget

Businesses need budgets. Even really small ones. So how do you go about setting a business budget? What are the main things you need to put in? And what will it tell you? Bookkeeper, Emma Northcote-Green, takes us through budgeting … Continue Reading

Our 5 favourite Xero software apps to get you started

There are currently more than 500 apps that connect to Xero. If you are considering extending the cloud services that you offer, choosing the right ones for both your business and your clients can be overwhelming. To begin with, you … Continue Reading