The Pitfalls of Manual Bookkeeping and the Automated Solutions Available

Manual bookkeeping has been the backbone of business accounting for centuries. While it has its merits, the digital age has exposed the inefficiencies and risks associated with this traditional approach.  For many businesses, the time-consuming nature of manual bookkeeping can slow down operations and hinder growth. Here at Protea Financial, we want to cover the…
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Understanding the Full Benefits of QBO from the Financial Experts at Protea Financial

Are you looking to take your small business finances to the next level? Look no further than QuickBooks Online (QBO)! In today’s fast-paced digital world, having a streamlined financial process is crucial for success. Let Protea Financial guide you through the full benefits of QBO and show you how it can revolutionize your business operations….
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Unlocking Business Potential: How Outsourced Bookkeepers Enhance Financial Clarity

Unlocking the full potential of your business starts with gaining a clear understanding of your finances. However, managing bookkeeping in-house can be overwhelming and time-consuming for many entrepreneurs. That’s where outsourced bookkeepers come in – offering expert financial clarity and support to help businesses thrive. Following along with the outsourced bookkeeping experts here at Protea…
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A Decade of Growth and Insights: Reflecting on Protea Financials’ Journey

As we celebrate the 10th anniversary of Protea Financial, it’s a moment to pause and reflect on the remarkable journey we’ve embarked on. From modest beginnings, we’ve grown into a dependable ally for both businesses and individuals, a journey characterized by dedication, client focus, warmth, and consistency. In this special blog post, we celebrate our…
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Protea Weekly Podcast – Episode 11 – What does it cost!

Summary In this episode, Zane Stevens discusses the importance of understanding the cost of products in the wine industry. He highlights the complexity of determining product costs, especially in manufacturing. Zane emphasizes the need for accrual basis accounting to accurately track inventory costs. He explains how accounting can be a service that provides information for…
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