Three Decisions in E-Commerce That Are Difficult to Make Without a Bookkeeper

Congratulations! Your e-commerce business is a success! Now what? In many ways, companies are like sharks; they must keep moving forward. How do you make those moves strategically and allow your business to grow and thrive? The first step is having access to up to date complete financial information so that you can make better […]

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Canadian Business E-Commerce Guide to Sales Tax

The beauty of e-commerce is that borders become irrelevant. Customers can buy your products no matter where they reside, but with that expanded marketplace comes expanded tax complications and liabilities. If you’re selling products in the US, for example, you may need to file state and/or federal taxes. Thankfully, determining your tax responsibilities can be […]

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How E-Commerce Businesses Can Keep Accurate Track of Inventory

Your product is selling like hotcakes. Your customers are clamoring for your service. Every day orders come in, and it’s clear your e-commerce business is a success. That’s the best-case scenario, right? But are you sure you can keep up with your customers? Is your supply chain secure? Can every single purchase be satisfied? And […]

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How do I know which sales channel is best for my e-Commerce business?

Eureka! You’ve got it—the perfect product, service, or solution. You know you have exactly what your customer wants and/or needs, but how do you get it out into the marketplace? From Amazon to Shopify, each e-commerce channel has benefits and drawbacks. The trick is to find the right channels for your e-commerce business. E-commerce provides […]

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Three things to check if your e-Commerce business isn’t making money.

At the start of the 1920s, the Model T Ford dominated 40% of the US’s automobile market, but Ford Motor Company was losing money on each car produced. Initially, Ford’s reaction to this dissonance was to slash prices and increase inventory, but those solutions failed, and soon Ford faced a very real crisis. The solution? […]

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Attention: Entrepreneurs – Rethink Your Mainstream Attitude about Compliance

No matter where you operate your small business in Canada or the United States, there are government standards of compliance required that govern everything from the kind of financial records you need to keep to how you produce and measure certain products and services, what you pay your employees, and how you create a safe […]

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