When you create an overall budget for your business, your Revenue and Expense budgets get “married” – so to speak.

My Creative Biz-Let’s Create a Budget

When you create an overall budget for your business, your Revenue and Expense budgets get “married” – so to speak. Together they can tell you all kinds of wonderful financial things about your business including: what your fair hourly wage is (or should be!), how much you should be setting aside for taxes, helps you to …

My Handmade/Creative Biz-Creating an Expense Budget. An expense budget helps you to keep track of your monthly fixed costs - the money you need to pay out EVEN if you have NO income.

My Creative Biz-Creating an Expense Budget

Creating an expense budget for your creative or handmade business helps you not only make the dollars you spend work for you, but also prevents your dollars from flying out the door!  It also provides you with the amount of your fixed costs that you need to pay each month or year – even IF …

7 things I use spreadsheets for

7 things I use spreadsheets for

Spreadsheets – I really do love them and I use them for a LOT of behind the scenes things in both my handmade business and here on yarnybookkeeper.com.  Spreadsheets are versatile and there are lot of different ways that they can be used without the huge learning curve of creating mathematical formulas, macro’s, pivot tables, …

Does tracking the cost of your handmade items have you frazzled?

Tracking Costs of Handmade Items Got You Frazzled?

Is tracking the cost of your handmade items have you frazzled?  Need a solution?  I have one for you – a FREE Project Costs & Pricing Worksheet. As handmade business owners tracking the costs of our finished items is every bit as important as keeping tack of ALL the costs to run our business. Do …