By Diana Miller, CPA
The Importance of Annual Budgets for Nonprofit Organizations
Sometimes the importance of writing and maintaining realistic annual budgets is not always understood -but it’s imperative for a number of reasons. For one thing, the document might find more interested readers than you suspect.
Let’s start with your co-workers. Staffers need to know when funds will be available, or whether belt-tightening might soon begin (or continue). Your budget will...
By Adriana Cabrera
The prospect of buying a home can be daunting, especially for first-time homebuyers who may be saddled with student loans, car payments and credit card debt.
But with planning – and some discipline – potential homeowners can make their dream of home ownership a reality. Here are some tips to help you through the process.
Create a budget
Begin by gaining an understanding of your income and expenses. On an Excel spreadsheet or a free budgeting app, enter your monthly...
By Mark Feldstein and Mary Vasilescu
When international businesses are considering doing business in the U.S., the first question is usually, “Where do we start?”
Whether the company is considering an acquisition or opening a facility in this country, there are a number of things to know before stepping foot on U.S. soil.
Here are some things to consider.
Type of Entity
Will the company be a Corporation, an LLC or something else? Each class of entity has its advantages and disadvantages,...