If you’re starting your own business, one of the first and foremost things you have to do is your incorporation work. One of the second things on your to-do list? Accounting.
Believe it or not, regardless of how little you know about it to begin with, you have to choose your accounting software wisely. This is due to the fact that the ease of billing and getting paid is supremely important (unless you don’t want to be paid). Thus, if you’re considering going solo or doing anything on the side, my suggestion is to take a look at what sort of accounting software is out there for freelancers. Perhaps brush up on some of your terminology and read some guides on how to set up. It’s well worth your time and you’ll be better prepared to take on managing your business if you take care of this first.