How I Organize My Business Finances, Taxes, etc. (THE BASICS!)

I hope you enjoy this beginner’s overview into small business finances / legal stuff / taxes. Be sure to look into Quickbooks which has been an absolute lifesaver for me! QUICKBOOKS:

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  1. Grace Lee on October 26, 2014 at 5:46 pm

    Thank you, this was really easy to understand and helpful!

  2. Stacey Langley on November 7, 2014 at 9:47 pm

    Hi that was very helpful thank you. One thing though coz I’m a dummy what do you mean by writing it off? Is it like tax deductions?

  3. sarahyic on November 23, 2014 at 10:01 am

    Can I please know where you bought your duvet cover and pillows?? Thanks so much!!

  4. Melanie E. on March 4, 2015 at 5:05 pm

    This is a great video for a new shop owner! I wish I patched this a year ago instead of learning the hard way. You have put together a great TO DO list!

  5. Trinican Bee on October 22, 2015 at 7:24 pm

    I appreciate your videos. Please do more on small business (and I’m open to the personal/decor stuff ones, too!).

    • RADESIGN3 on January 22, 2016 at 6:31 am

      +Holly Casto Creative is beautiful

  6. Make Me Over WEC on November 3, 2015 at 6:30 pm

    holly thank you so much for your videos. so informational and helpful. I just subscribed to you.

  7. Glen Rosenthal on December 27, 2015 at 7:42 am

    Hi Holly! I just opened my etsy shop, and I’ve had a lot of questions. You have without a doubt taught me the most useful information I’ve found anywhere. Thank SO much!

  8. Terri Williams on January 2, 2016 at 4:00 am

    Thank you so much Holly, Cuz I’m starting an etsy store….

  9. CJ on May 5, 2016 at 6:15 pm

    Thank you for your very helpful video! Do you also use an inventory software? If so, which one?

  10. Paula M. Pontiff on May 25, 2016 at 11:23 am

    Thanks Holly, I just started a small business and this was very helpful.

  11. Erika Lancaster on January 3, 2017 at 3:05 pm

    Thank you so much for this! I am interested in opening an Etsy shop in the future and want to make sure that I don’t miss anything when it comes to taxes.

    • Holly Homebody on January 5, 2017 at 1:55 pm

      thanks for watching, Erika! best of luck to you

  12. Mike Tatman on May 11, 2017 at 8:52 pm

    Thanks for the video on basic business finance tips – and we love Chester!

    • Holly Homebody on May 12, 2017 at 12:58 pm

      no problem thanks for watching! 🙂

  13. Andrius L. on January 15, 2018 at 7:05 am

    Thanks. Very helpful. I started my small Limited company and tracking everything in excel for now. I think I will try QuickBooks with my new business bank account and PayPal.

  14. Miraude Rose LLC on April 30, 2018 at 4:12 am

    Thank you for sharing your thoughts on your business. It has really helped me to understand my finances at

  15. Beloved Women with Christina Patterson on June 26, 2018 at 2:10 pm

    This was so helpful! Thank you!

  16. David Cannan on September 30, 2018 at 5:40 pm

    I am a photographer trying to start up a small business, I just wanted to say thank you and that your video was helpful eminently.

  17. Ms Money Boss on December 20, 2018 at 1:42 pm

    Thank you very much for the information! I am loving your channel!

  18. Ms Money Boss on March 27, 2019 at 2:28 pm

    your video is really cool! i’ve learnt a lot from watching just a few minutes of video

  19. Távion Tv on April 26, 2019 at 3:12 am

    Thank you so much for the information!

  20. c Guerrero on June 25, 2019 at 7:34 pm

    5 years later and I appreciate this video! Thank you! Awesome content

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