“Understanding Financial Statements”.

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Small Business Seminar:

“Understanding Financial Statements”.

   (Financial Literacy Workshop for Women)

Community Futures Nicola Valley in joint partnership with Business Development Bank of Canada and Chartered Professional Accountants Canada invites all women business owners, women who are presently working with financial statements or are thinking of becoming entrepreneurs to attend this free Financial Literacy Program Workshop. This is a basic session explaining the terms and concepts of financial statements:

  • How is the business doing?
  • Did we make money this year?
  • What does my profit & lost statement tell me?
  • Why do I need a balance sheet? Where is my cash coming from? Or where is my cash going to?
  • Why isn’t my cash equal to my profit?

This workshop will share the answers to these and many more financial questions. Join us on Wednesday June 9, 2016, from 08:30am to 10:00am at the Community Room  ̶  City Hall, 2185 Voght Street. Please reply to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  or call 250-378-3923.  Advance registration is required due to limited seating.

Uncover Hidden Insights with Commercial Risk Scores

 

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Small Business Webinar:

“Equifax Commercial Risk Scores”.

Equifax in partnership with Community Futures Nicola Valley invites all the public to attend a free webinar. Join us for a 30 minute webcast and discover how you can make better, more informed business decisions by interpreting and leveraging Equifax Commercial Risk Scores. We’ll share solutions to these common business challenges:

  • A company files for bankruptcy. How does it affect their overall risk scores?
  • A small business is planning to make a major purchase of your products over the next six months. Should you accept its request for 60-day credit terms?
  • A major company is expanding its operations and is requesting to double its credit limit. What are the associated risks?
  • A customer has been slow to pay their bills – should you continue to grant credit?

Explore ways on how you can sharpen your accounts receivable strategies and maximize relationships with your best-paying customers using Equifax insights.

Join us on Wednesday June 8, 2016, from 10:00 am to 10:30 am at the Community Room  ̶  City Hall, 2185 Voght Street. Please reply to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  or call 250-378-3923.  Advance registration is required due to limited seating.

 

Bookkeeping Workshop

Bookkeeping Workshop

INTRODUCTION TO BASIC BOOKKEEPING:

This workshop will provide the basics to manage the financial records of your own small business or the company you work for. Hands on practice. You will Learn:

* Accounting language and definitions;

* Basic account setup with general journal and ledgers;

* Uncover the mystery of journal entries: debits and credits;

* Bookkeeping deadlines;

* Bank Reconciliations;

* Simple financial statements;

* Sales Tax Forms;

* Basic payroll & payroll remittance; and 

* General Bookkeeping tips.

 

CLASS TIME & LOCATION:

Mondays & Tuesdays 6:00 — 8:00pm

April 4,5,11,12 and 18.

Community Room—City Hall

Advance registration is required due to limited seating.

 

REGISTRATION:

Early Birds: $100.00

Same day registration: $125.00

Instructor: Fran Delaney

Please bring paper, pencil and a calculator.

For more information please contact Manuel at (250) 378-3923 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Classes subject to a 10 student minimum.

Counterfeit Currency and you: A small business owner workshop

 

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The Bank of Canada in partnership with Community Futures Nicola Valley invites all the public to attend a free webinar. As the sole issuer of genuine currency in Canada, the Bank of Canada is responsible for issuing quality bank notes that are readily accepted and secure against counterfeiting. 

The Bank of Canada will inform small business owners on bank note security features and teach bank note verification at point of sale. Keep fake bills out of your till!

Join us on Wednesday March 30, 2016, from 12:15pm to 12:45pm at the Community Room  ̶  City Hall, 2185 Voght Street. This seminar is hosted by The Bank of Canada and delivered to Community Futures Nicola Valley via webinar. There is a materials package for this workshop, available at Community Futures Nicola Valley Office free of charge.

Please reply to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  or call 250-378-3923.  Advance registration is required due to limited seating.