What if you could manage your business finances without the tax-time panic and accounting dread?
You could know exactly how much you're making, have a healthy tax savings account, and tackle your finances without the inevitable freakout.
You could be keeping more of the money you make by taking the right deductions, streamlining your financial systems, and eliminating those sneaky expenses you don't actually need.
If you're not ready to hire a full-time bookkeeper but are totally over "winging it" with your business finances, I've got you. If you want to make serious money, let's start taking your money seriously, shall we?
here is the struggle...
Your business makes money, but it could be making a lot more. You don't really want to hire a bookkeeper, but you're tired of DIYing your finances in a way that feels like...
"I know I'm making money, so where is all of it going?!"
"Tax time stresses me out, and I just know I'm missing deductions."
"I want to take my business seriously, but my finances are all over the place."
Can you really DIY your business finances without the headache? Yes, yes you can.
What if managing your money didn't freak you out?
Imagine feeling confident enough to handle your own bookkeeping and truly understanding your business finances. How would that increase your income?
You'd no longer panic at tax time, meaning you could maximize your deductions and keep more of your hard-earned money. Score!
You'd feel confident in your money management skills and know you have a wealth of resources to turn to as your business and income grow.
You'd actually look forward to checking your bank account because you'd know you're making a lot more money and managing it with ease.
And the best part? You could do it all yourself, without hiring a bookkeeper! No more "winging it" and hoping for the best.
Your crash course in DIY bookkeeping and all-in-one guide to managing and maximizing your income without the headache.
Everything you need to manage your own bookkeeping:
Lesson 01: Paying Yourself
You work hard. Reward yourself! I'll show you how to pay yourself properly, track it for tax time, and give yourself a much-deserved raise.
Lesson 02: Saving For Taxes
The key to avoiding the tax time meltdown? (We've all been there.) Preparation! I'll walk you through my system for saving for taxes well in advance.
Lesson 03: Write-Offs
Most small business owners overpay their business taxes. (Thanks, IRS...) I'll help you find and take all the deductions your business deserves so you can keep more of your money.
Lesson 04: Staying Organized
Managing your finances isn't a once-a-year thing. I'll teach you how to work financial management into your weekly, monthly, and yearly routines, all without taking too much time away from your business.
Lesson 05: Putting It All Together
You've got the skills, now let's put them to work! I'll walk you through the process of setting - and hitting! - new money goals in your business.
You get it all:
A step-by-step plan for managing your finances without taking too much time away from actually running your business.
Clear, actionable instructions for DIYing your bookkeeping, maximizing your deductions, and managing your business money.
A workbook, templates, video lessons, and bonuses all aimed at teaching in an approachable way! No more money-related stress!
And did I mention you get lifetime access? No matter how much your business grows, you'll have the resources to manage your finances like a pro.
I'm Ashley, your new accountant/bff.
I help entrepreneurs take the guesswork out of keeping more money in their pocket — while showing them time-saving strategies for getting their books in order with just a few minutes a day.
Whether you’re a self-described math pro or a smart-as-heck business owner who happens to find numbers scarier than the latest in-theaters horror movie, I have you covered on the confidence and clarity-building front. Let’s get your books in order and keep them in order, one money-saving tip at a time (so that you can spend less time stressing over a computer screen, and more time doing the things that make your heart *sing*).
All business owners - whether you're ready to outsource your finances or not - deserve the tools and resources to manage their money without ripping their hair out.
That's why I offer everything from done-for-you accounting services to DIY tools (like this one!) for managing your business finances like a pro.
Whether you've got your sights set on millionaire status or just want to build a business that affords you the life you're dreaming of, I'm here to help you get there and enjoy the journey!
"I've never had an accounting experience like this that totally just broke down the complexities of accounting and put it in a way that I could understand, but also not be totally bored by."
Lauren Loreto, Brand Good Time
Frequently asked questions
Here are a few answers to our most common questions:
How does the course work?
This is a self-paced course that includes video lessons, downloadable templates, and step-by-step instructions for tackling your business finances. Learn at your own pace and come back to it whenever you feel stuck. (Lifetime access, remember?)
My business is brand new. Can I still use these tools?
The sooner you start, the better! This course is for anyone who wants to take their business seriously without hiring a bookkeeper.
I'm really bad with numbers. Is this course right for me?
Of course! No one's born knowing how to manage their finances. (Most of us didn't even learn this stuff in high school...) This course is totally accessible to even the most math-averse business owners. Can't promise you won't become a number nerd like me, though!
I don't DIY my taxes. Is this course still right for me?
Yep! You'll learn how to track your finances, save for taxes, and prepare well in advance. Your tax prep expert will thank you!
Can I share this with my team/business partner/spouse?
Yes, absolutely! Anyone helping you with the back end of your business can totally use this course. Please note that this is not meant to share with other business owners. There is a one-course pass per business owner policy.
How do I access the course?
After checkout, you will receive an email with your login details to the Be Your Own Bookkeeper portal. From there, you'll get instant access to all the templates so you can start using it today!
Are there refunds?
Due to the nature of digital products, there are no refunds. But after you see and use this checklist, you won't want to lose access!
Can't I figure all of this out on my own?
Yep! This course was created for those who understand the value of saving time and would like to get the tools in one place and shared in a way that is approachable and easy to understand. For a steal of a deal, you can skill all the guesswork and headaches of trying to figure it out on your own.