This course will show you how to completely manage every aspect of your personal home finances using QuickBooks. It's better than Quicken for Home finances or anything.
These step by step tutorials show you how to handle anything individuals and families need to keep records of.
You will learn: QuickBooks Basics, How to record and track income from different sources, how to pay bills and track your checks and expenses, set budgets, see pre-tax reports, calculate the interest amount of mortgage and car payments, set debt reduction goals, sort your checks by payee, search and find anything you need in your records very easily and find and fix record keeping mistakes.
I'm here for any Questions you have. I promise a clear prompt response every time!
This introductory lecture give you an overview of what we will do in the course and how it will run.
This video explains why QuickBooks is better for home personal financial record keeping than Quicken is.
This video will show you the steps to create a QuickBooks file for home finance and personal use
This video will show you the specific features in QuickBooks that will make home use easier and better. You will learn a lot about the QuickBooks Software in this video.
You will learn about managing the "chart of accounts". This is like the "general ledger". It's the foundation of personal record keeping
You will learn what Vendors are and how they relate to expenses. You will put the vendors on the vendor list and the expenses you pay in the chart of accounts. It's very very easy!!
In this lecture, you will put your income sources in to QuickBooks. Income Sources are the different places you get money coming in to you such as: Your weekday job, your weekend job, you stock dividends and so on
You will learn all about using QuickBooks reports for home finance. You will learn how best to utilize the icon bar.
You will learn how to record in to QuickBooks all of the different typse of income you get.
This video will show you how to record paying for expenses and paying for purchases
This video will show you how to record your personal credit card transactions
This video will show you how to find the results of the transactions you entered. It will help you fix mistakes
This is your practice project to see how well you learned!!
This video will show you how to use the special tools in QuickBooks to find anything you are looking for
You will learn how to set up a home budget and compare your spending to your budget
This video will show you how to use QuickBooks "time management" tools like the "reminders" window, the "to do" list and the calendar inside QuickBooks
The loan manager will help you manage your personal loans like your mortgage, car loan or credit card debt.
This video will use what you learn about the loan manager to set goals on how to repay loans or credit card debt
You will lean how to memorize transaction so that QuickBooks can enter them automatically for you OR just remind you when to enter them. It's usually used for recurring transaction.
I have 2 decades of experience teaching Computerized Accounting. I have taught QuickBooks at A.S.A college in Manhattan New York. I have made my lessons available to job training schools for adult education and have helped place hundreds of students in good paying jobs using QuickBooks and other software that they learned in my class. I am a permanently licensed teacher by the New York State Education Department. I am also a Certified QuickBooks Pro adviser. I have made these videos by determining what my clients needed and how effective they were in real life situations. I enjoy helping students turn frustration in to a feeling of comfort and satisfaction with QuickBooks