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12 01, 2017

Take Advantage of Tax Breaks with IRS Section 179

2019-02-14T19:08:24+00:00

2017 Deduction Limit is $510,000 It's great that states are giving out potentially billions of dollars in breaks to corporations moving their headquarters (who definitely needs it, right?), but what about everybody else?  IRS Section 179 allows businesses to deduct the full amount of equipment (and certain software) purchases, up to a certain amount.  This even applies to certain finance options and lease options!  That means, whether you're considering cash purchase or lease options of your equipment, there may be significant

Take Advantage of Tax Breaks with IRS Section 1792019-02-14T19:08:24+00:00
03 10, 2017

Country Club Cuts Costs for Health Insurance and Food

2019-02-14T19:07:36+00:00

Challenge: Maintain high standards as cost and member retention pressures intensify. Like many country clubs operating in the current economy, costs for this Mid Atlantic client are increasing even as membership is decreasing. Efforts to cut costs while maintaining high-quality member services is a tough balancing act. On one hand, members may leave if dues, fees and prices increase to offset financial pressures in other areas. On the other hand, if costs are not addressed, quality and service can suffer,

Country Club Cuts Costs for Health Insurance and Food2019-02-14T19:07:36+00:00
11 30, 2016

What is The DIfference Between an Accountant, CFO & Expense Reduction Consultant

2016-11-30T17:21:21+00:00

What is The Difference Between an Accountant, CFO and Expense Reduction Consultant Accountant Certified Financial Officer Expense Reduction Consultant Compiles your companies financial statements from client-provided data. Works mostly in the past– using the historical data from your business Delivers updated financials weeks or months after the close of an accounting period(month, quarter, or year) Compiles financial statements in accordance with tax  and regulatory requirements and practices consistent with the type of business operated. The financial statements compiled can be

What is The DIfference Between an Accountant, CFO & Expense Reduction Consultant2016-11-30T17:21:21+00:00
11 29, 2016

Hire a Results-Driven Expert

2016-11-29T17:36:37+00:00

Although expense reduction benefits can be achieved without outside assistance, our experience suggests that better results can be realized by using a specialized consultant. The operative word here is “specialized.” In our view you will be better served if you engage a firm that is: Singularly focused on expense reduction Experienced at the specific spend category level, with specialized resources Independent and unbiased, with category specific benchmark data Mindful of your commitment to quality Confident enough to operate on a

Hire a Results-Driven Expert2016-11-29T17:36:37+00:00
07 20, 2016

Want to Reduce Your Cost & Time to Hire Employees

2019-02-14T19:11:02+00:00

By Michael Matalone As you may be aware, it is of utmost importance to grow your business at a healthy rate which means that you need to keep costs under control. One of the primary problems with reducing the cost of hiring is the difficulty in capturing all of the associated costs that are not obvious. These include the cost of running ads and/or gaining access to the database of various job boards so you can do proactive searches, or

Want to Reduce Your Cost & Time to Hire Employees2019-02-14T19:11:02+00:00
06 10, 2016

8 Expenses You Can Stop Paying Today

2016-06-10T17:35:00+00:00

New technologies can save you money in ways you may not have thought possible.  Everyone knows there are two ways to beef up the bottom line. You can make more money—and let’s assume you are trying to do that every day—or you can cut expenses. Small business owners may think they’re already running a lean machine. They watch expenses every day. But there are always place to trim, always some other way to hold expenses down. In fact, here are

8 Expenses You Can Stop Paying Today2016-06-10T17:35:00+00:00
04 29, 2016

Cost Reduction A Tough Job For CEOs & CFOs

2016-04-29T17:33:27+00:00

Cost is a phenomenon that needs to be controlled throughout the life of a company. Cost decisions hold a major significance and are usually handled by senior management executives. The financial stance of an organization, whether small or large, has to be managed by keeping in mind the businesses long-term achievable goals. The CEO or CFO is usually responsible for cost controls with the assistance of other high level staff in each department. Businesses should understand that constant investment doesn’t always

Cost Reduction A Tough Job For CEOs & CFOs2016-04-29T17:33:27+00:00
03 29, 2016

What does it cost to hire an Expense Consultant?

2016-03-29T17:34:06+00:00

Most consultants that provide expense reduction and recovery services do so on a no cost, no risk contingency fee model.   This means, if they do not find savings nor recover an overpayment, you do not owe them anything for their services. If an Expense Reduction Consultant is successful finding savings for your business or that you over paid for a product or service resulting in a refund, they will be compensated by sharing in that savings or recovery. A shared

What does it cost to hire an Expense Consultant?2016-03-29T17:34:06+00:00
02 29, 2016

10 Tips to Cut Office Print Costs

2016-02-29T17:37:31+00:00

It might well surprise you to learn that drop for drop printer ink is actually more expensive than Dom Perignon champagne.  If your business deals with a lot of paperwork then it is likely you are spending a small fortune on printer ink. How should you be looking to save money on your printing costs at every opportunity? Here are our 10 tips to help reduce your printing costs: Save Money By Avoiding Brand Cartridges.  Don’t be fooled to think

10 Tips to Cut Office Print Costs2016-02-29T17:37:31+00:00