Keeping up with your lawn care company’s finances can become overwhelming. Since no one on your team is officially tasked with it, it tends to fall on your shoulders. (Like so many other things when you’re a small business owner!) That means accounts are reconciled way too late (or never at all), you end up chasing payments months after they were due, and your paper trail is a mess. Forget planning ahead or being strategic – you’re just trying to survive.
Wisely, you recognize that it’s time to get help with your landscaping bookkeeping. But, it’s hard to know who you can trust with your bookkeeping. Do you hire an hourly bookkeeper in-house or outsource your bookkeeping to a third party like AccountSolve?
You outsource, and here’s why.
1. You’ll gain access to an entire team, not one individual.
With an entire team of bookkeepers at your disposal, you’ll always be able to reach us. Plus, you’ll gain the benefit of us putting our heads together! Our team collaborates to not only respond to you quickly but also to deliver expert strategies devised from multiple minds.
2. We have years of bookkeeping experience in your industry.
Determining your services and understanding how they impact your cash flow will affect your finances. We’ve worked with landscapers just like you for decades. We’ve discovered what works and what doesn’t, and we want to help you avoid the pitfalls. We’ll guide you toward success with proven methods that we’ve seen work for others in your industry. There’s no guesswork. We can anticipate what’s coming and act accordingly because the learning curve won’t be nearly as steep for us as it would be for someone new to your field.
3. You’ll experience more reliability.
If you have an office manager handle the books, they’re going to be constantly distracted by the broken printer, answering the phone, ordering supplies, or a million other administrative tasks. They’re constantly pulled in different directions and, believe it or not, bookkeeping is often pushed to the back burner. But with an outsourced Profit First accounting department, those admin tasks never get in the way. Your books are always the top priority for your outsourced partner.
4. It’s our profession, not our job.
Simply put, we’re passionate about bookkeeping for landscapers. We’re not just looking for a part-time job! We’ve devoted our lives to equipping small business owners to become more profitable and giving them hours back, along with peace of mind, and freeing them up to do what only they can do. We can advise you and serve as ambassadors, keeping profitability as a focus and taking steps to get you closer to your goals.
Imagine: Someone else can help you get the financial data you need to make great business decisions.
Imagine: Someone else can wade through and translate financial statements for you.
Imagine: Someone else can reconcile all of your bank and credit card statements, as well as all of the loan statements.
We understand that it can feel risky to open up your books to an “outsider.” But at AccountSolve, we work to become an extension of your team. We are transparent in our processes and keep an open line of communication at all times. You can trust us with your landscaping bookkeeping. No guesswork about what we’re working on. We simply have your back. And your books.