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accountant beside you, churches, nonprofits, Preventing Fraud, Radio Interviews -

Enjoyed my radio interview with the Philadelphia Agenda's Brad Segall earlier this month. We discussed the risks of fraud for nonprofits and churches and what can be done to stop it. Listen in and see what you think! http://wogl.cbslocal.com/2017/01/18/philadelphia-a...

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churches, how to buy QuickBooks, nonprofits, Techsoup.org -

Don't forget. Qualifying nonprofits and religious organizations can receive QuickBook Premier Nonprofit edition or one year of QuickBooks Online for a small handling fee.  To see if you qualify, go to Techsoup.org for more details. And if you decide to use QuickBooks, learn how to set it up efficiently for your nonprofit or church with: Using QuickBooks Online for Small Nonprofits & Churches QuickBooks for Churches & Other Religious Organizations or Using QuickBooks for Nonprofit Organizations, Associations, & Clubs.

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accountant beside you, churches, Desktop, Nonprofits, Quickbook Online -

QuickBooks® Online or desktop? Your nonprofit or church may be considering using the popular accounting software program, but how are you to know which version would work best for your specific needs? Both QBO and the desktop versions are geared towards businesses, not nonprofits. (The Nonprofit desktop version has very minor tweaks, including some specific reports and the ability to change the names of customers to Donors or Members, but is still a business product.) Both QuickBooks Online and the desktop version require some extra steps to track grants, funds, and programs, but they are popular with the not-for-profit world...

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accountant beside you, donor, donor statements, Nonprofits -

Communicating with donors is a great way to keep your organization alive in their minds. Many donors only hear from the nonprofits they support twice a year-once when they ask for money and again when they receive their annual donor statement. Quarterly donor statements are a good way to thank your supporters, to let them know what good works are being done with their money, and can be a check against fraud. Additionally, if your supporters pledge or tithe, it is a pleasant way to show them how much is still due. Let's take each point individually. The donor statement...

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accountant beside you, churches, Nonprofits, Quickbook Online -

If your nonprofit or religious organization has been using the QuickBooks accounting system for several years, you may be wondering if it is time to look at their newer versions. Each year, Intuit (the maker of Quickbooks) offers a new version with some changes. Some years these changes are significant; other years, they are more cosmetic. The 2015 version includes a number of improvements for the outside accountant, but not so many for the end user. If you are currently using QuickBooks 2013 or 2014, I'd wait to upgrade after we see what will be introduced this fall for the...

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