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What is the gearing ratio?

Learn why the gearing ratio metric matters to investors

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What is forensic accounting?

Forensic accounting helps sniff out financial crime

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What is a zero balance account?

Believe it or not, there are advantages to having zero balance

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What is a suspense account?

A suspense account is essential for holding unknown amounts

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A guide to sinking funds

What are sinking funds? Find out everything you need to know, right here

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What is management accounting?

Management accounting is something every business needs

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Double-entry bookkeeping explained

Learn how to take your finances seriously with double-entry bookkeeping

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Deferred tax explained

Tax payments made late or too early count as deferred tax on the balance sheet.

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What is an internal audit?

An internal audit could keep your business on track. Here’s how

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What is reserve accounting?

Reserves are profits that have been set aside for a specific purpose

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What is operating leverage?

Operating leverage reveals what percentage of your total costs are fixed

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A guide to consolidated financial statements

See our consolidated financial statement definition

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How can aging of accounts receivable help your business?

Aging reports for accounts receivable can help improve your financial health

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A complete guide to interim reports

Interim reports are financial statements for periods of less than one year.

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An Accounting Cycle Guide

The accounting cycle is something every business needs to know.

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What is the last in, first out (LIFO) method?

LIFO assumes that the last item of inventory purchased will be the first sold

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Income Statement

Income statements are one of the most important financial documents

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What Is Absorption Costing?

Learn how to work out absorption costing with our definitive guide

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What Are Accrued Liabilities?

Accrued liabilities are expenses you’ve incurred but haven’t been billed for

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How to Improve Your Billing Process

Improve your company’s customer billing process with five simple steps

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What are basic accounting adjusting entries?

Adjusting entries let you adjust revenues and expenses to the correct period

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What is bank reconciliation?

Learn how to do bank reconciliation, step by step, with our handy guide

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Designing payment flows for Strong Customer Authentication (SCA)

Learn how to design payment flows for Strong Customer Authentication (SCA)

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What Is a Financial Audit?

Financial audits provide an objective evaluation of your financial position

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