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Important Web Addresses for Peachtree Help

If you need help with Peachtree or have questions about managing your company’s finances, these web sites have the information you need: [more…]

Peachtree For Dummies Cheat Sheet

When using Peachtree to manage your business finances, remember the credit and debit rules; use keyboard shortcuts to work easily in Peachtree; and get to know the toolbar buttons used the most. If you [more…]

QuickBooks Keyboard Shortcuts

QuickBooks 2010 provides a bunch of handy shortcuts you can use to accomplish important accounting tasks. This table identifies some of the best and most useful QuickBook shortcuts: [more…]

Performing Common QuickBooks Tasks

To perform a common accounting or bookkeeping task in QuickBooks, use these commands. When QuickBooks displays the commands window, you just fill in the boxes and press Enter. [more…]

QuickBooks 2010 All-in-One For Dummies Cheat Sheet

QuickBooks 2010 makes life easier for small business owners and accountants everywhere. But that doesn’t mean you want to spend any more time working with QuickBooks 2010 than you have to. These handy [more…]

Keeping Your Debits and Credits Straight in QuickBooks Simple Start

To keep track of your debits and credits in QuickBooks Simple Start, remember that the left (debit) is the natural balance for asset accounts, and the right [more…]

QuickBooks Simple Start Keyboard Shortcuts

When you’re working in QuickBooks Simple Start, take advantage of keyboard shortcuts for efficiency. Although they may take a while to internalize, keyboard shortcuts can save you a lot of time. This guide [more…]

Right-Click to Perform Common Tasks in QuickBooks Simple Start

To perform a common task related to a window, transaction, or item in QuickBooks Simple Start, you can use the right mouse button to display a shortcut menu. For example, right-clicking often displays [more…]

Some QuickBooks Simple Start User Interface Tricks

Working your way through QuickBooks Simple Start is easier when you use these tricks to navigate through the QuickBooks Simple Start program and interact with the system’s displays. Here are a few user [more…]

Some QuickBooks Simple Start Calculation and Editing Tricks

These Quickbooks Simple Start tips can help you work easily through math calculations if you’re in the amount field, and editing the day if you’re in the date field. Here’s a guide for help: [more…]

QuickBooks Simple Start For Dummies Cheat Sheet

Keeping track of your accounting with QuickBooks Simple Start means organizing your debits and credits, applying user interface tips, using calculating and editing tricks, working efficiently with keyboard [more…]

Keeping Your Sage Data Secure and Up to Date

Keeping the data you have stored on Sage 50 Accounts secure and well maintained is important. Use this list of tips to help you achieve this: [more…]

Using Sage Function Key Short Cuts

For most people, in this midst of a frantic day at the office, anything that saves you time and effort is welcome. With Sage, the function keys do just that: [more…]

Preparing a Monthly Sage Accounts Checklist

Make use of this basic checklist to ensure that you follow a routine and cover all the bases when preparing your monthly accounts on Sage: [more…]

Comparing Features in the Sage 50 Accounts Product Range

Sage 50 Accounts is available in several different versions. Use this table to identify the features of each version and work out which one best suits your needs. [more…]

How to Contact SageCover

As well as getting help from the Help feature included within your Sage small business accounting software, you sometimes need to speak to an expert. SageCover offers various levels of support, from online [more…]

Sage 50 Accounts For Dummies Cheat Sheet

Whoever said using Sage had to be difficult? Take control of your finances by following this simple step-by-step guide to installing software, creating accounts, invoicing customers and much more for your [more…]

How to Install and Set Up QuickBooks 2010

You install QuickBooks 2010 on your computer in the same way that you install any application program. In general, recent versions of Microsoft Windows require that you place the QuickBooks installation [more…]

How to Use the QuickBooks 2010 EasySetup

After you install QuickBooks 2010, you run an interview to set up QuickBooks for your firm’s accounting. The installation program may start QuickBooks automatically and then start the EasyStep Interview [more…]

How to Set Up Your QuickBooks 2010 Chart of Accounts List

In QuickBooks 2010, the Chart of Accounts List is a list of accounts that you use to categorize your income, expense, assets, liabilities, and owner’s equity amounts. Fortunately, you can create new accounts [more…]

How to Set Up a QuickBooks 2010 Customer List

A Customer List in QuickBooks 2010 keeps track of all your customers and your customer information. For example, the Customer List keeps track of billing addresses and shipping addresses for customers. [more…]

How to Set Up Accounting Preferences in QuickBooks 2010

You can specify how QuickBooks 2010 works for you by setting preferences. These preferences have a lot of effect on how QuickBooks works and on how a particular user works with QuickBooks. You can manually [more…]

How to Create a Customized Invoice Form in QuickBooks 2010

Although you can choose a predefined invoice form template for your invoices, QuickBooks 2010 gives you more flexibility than that. You can also create custom invoice form templates to design an invoice [more…]

How to Use QuickBooks 2010 to Bill a Customer for Time

QuickBooks 2010 supplies two methods for tracking the time spent that you plan to bill on an invoice as an item. To track your billable time, you can use the weekly time sheet, or you can time or record [more…]

How to Record a Sales Receipt with QuickBooks 2010

QuickBooks 2010 allows you to create a sales receipt when a customer buys an item without the need for an invoice. A sales receipt looks very, very similar to an invoice. However, it doesn’t include shipping [more…]


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