Accounting & Business Finance

Discover the latest in accounting and business finance, including software reviews, tips, news and how-to advice. You’ll find popular reviews of financial software products such as Quickbooks, Quicken, Turbo Tax, Microsoft Money and more. Interested in financing options for a variety of business needs? You’ll discover FAQs on financial terms, and tips on the latest financial trends. Follow finance news? Discover accounting articles on a variety of business topics affecting your livelihood. Join the accounting community at Bright Hub and let us know what you’d like to see here! We look forward to building this channel with you!

Are You a Working Capital Whiz? Find Out

What’s your working capital IQ? Take this quiz to learn how much you know about managing current assets in order to meet all current obligations. The formula for determining the working capital is easy; the tricky part is determining its efficiency to ensure an entity’s safety margin of liquidity.

Test Your Knowledge of Accounting Scandals

How good are you at recognizing accounting irregularities? Here’s a quiz that will test your knowledge of some of the most notorious accounting scandals. This could serve as an effective way of making sure you’ll be making the right financial decisions.

Key Milestones in the History of Accounting

What important lessons can be learned in revisiting the key milestones in the history of accounting? Here, readers will come to understand that even in the earliest levels of civilization; humans devised methods of keeping track of events and transactions for making important economic decisions.

Answers to Common Questions About Assets

Common questions about assets include how to keep a register of assets, how to record the assets in the accounts, and how to compute depreciation. Investors may wish to know how to compute asset ratios that help to assess management performance or look at the liquidity of the enterprise.