For a beginning entrepreneur, cultivating financial skills is essential to the health and success of your business. Whether you need help organizing your finances into manageable tasks or advice on how to approach a lender, Chris Laughton covers a range of financial topics of interest to beginning farmers.
Accurate records are an important management tool, but did you know they can save you money? Accounting associate Emily Quinn discusses how proactively understanding your financial picture could help keep some cash in your pocket.
When changing accounting software, going through entity formation or just upgrading computers, producers often wonder what accounts to set up. As a best practice, set up the most meaningful accounts. Financial Services Leader Carolyn Huff provides guidance on record-keeping standards – especially those important for tax reporting or common for a given industry.
Farm Credit East has recently taken on a number of new technology initiatives, with the core of each project remaining focused on our customers and how we can best serve them. Here are some of the technological enhancements we have underway at Farm Credit East to help our staff serve our customers better.