Vendors

If you pay them, they’re a vendor. Vendors are people or companies you pay because you’ve bought things from them or they’ve provided a service for you. A vendors can be the electric company, a the supplier where you buy inventory, or the contractor you hired to help you with a project.


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Video: Entering your bills

In this video, watch how Hannah enters her bill so she knows exactly what she needs to pay other people. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EK7DuW-FyVI Video script Small business owner Hannah recently hired Wally the Web designer to give her magic … [Read more...]

Video: Paying your bills

Watch how Hannah uses QuickBooks for Mac to track and pay her bill payments. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0J5_f2ekjqY Video Script It’s that time—the first month’s rent on Hannah’s store is due, so she needs to enter and pay her rent. She opens … [Read more...]

So many choices, Part 2: Vendor transactions and more

This article is Part 2 of a two-parter on the transactions you can use in QuickBooks. Part 1 covers customers. This one covers vendors. With vendors, it's all about spending money. You need stuff to run your business, whether that's new inventory … [Read more...]

Using the Updated 1099 Wizard

Purchasing the QuickBooks Assistance App for 2010-2011, Managing the 2011 tax year 1099 changes manually For tax year 2011 the IRS has changed the 1099-MISC reporting requirements.  If you have 1099 vendors, the IRS has made some changes that may … [Read more...]

10 tips for a cash flow crisis

Sometimes, even when you’ve done everything possible to be a good cash manager, you run into a problem.  There are steps you can take to skillfully weather your cash crisis. Determine the cause of the problem – If it’s just a timing issue, you … [Read more...]

Tracking orders for the items you need

No matter what business you're in, you need stuff. Even if you're a service provider and not a retailer, you still need supplies and other things to keep your business going. So you're going to need to track down what you've ordered, any bills you've … [Read more...]

Video: Paying Vendors

Ben Hess (small business owner and video producer) talks about how he pays his vendors by either writing a check or entering bills in QuickBooks for Mac. This is one of a series of videos, produced by QuickBooks for Mac and Bay Area Pictures, to help … [Read more...]

Bartering: Yes, you’ve got to track it

The difficult economic climate of recent years has led more businesses to use barter transactions, in which they trade their products and services for products and services from other businesses. Many business owners wrongly assume they don't need to … [Read more...]

Video: Entering a bill for items you’ve received

This video shows you how to enter a bill for items that you've ordered using a purchase order (PO). The scenario is that the owner of a landscaping business ordered three trees from a nursery. So when the landscaper receives the trees along with a … [Read more...]

Getting personal with custom fields

As a small business owner, you already know that a personal touch can mean the difference between a great profit year and a mediocre break-even season. With custom fields, QuickBooks can help you track those personal details that boost your bottom … [Read more...]

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