About Liz Hamill Scott

Liz Hamill Scott is the newest member of the QuickBooks for Mac team, but she's no stranger to QuickBooks. For the last few years, Liz has used QuickBooks for Mac to track the many expenses she incurs as a travel, food, and lifestyle writer. The author of The Imperfect Traveler's Guide to Traveling With Pain, five Moon Handbook travel guides to California and numerous magazine, newspaper, and blog articles, Liz loves advocating for travelers with hidden disabilities and takes the business of being a sole proprietor seriously. You can find Liz on the web at travelswithpain.com. See all of Liz's articles

Backing up your company file in QuickBooks for Mac 2013

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Sometimes things just don’t go well—files get messed up, computers crash. But don’t worry—it’s easy to get QuickBooks going again. If you’ve upgraded to QuickBooks for Mac 2013, you probably already know that we’ve changed the way we help you back … [Read more...]

Batch Invoicing: Speed Up Your Billing – Coming Soon!

Do you ever need to bill a bunch of customers for exactly the same products and services, all at the same time? With batch invoicing, you can create an invoice once, then send it out to a group of customers—even if they've got different tax … [Read more...]

Getting Going with Guide Me Plus

If you're new to QuickBooks, you're in luck! We've got a great new feature just added in QuickBooks for Mac 2013 called Guide Me Plus. Guide Me Plus gives you just the right amount of information at the moment you need it--it follows you from field … [Read more...]

QuickBooks for Mac 2013 User’s Guide

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The QuickBooks for Mac 2013 User's Guide, Version 2 is here! We've added info about how to use our new-and-improved Reconcile feature, plus instructions on backing up and restoring backed up company files. To download Version 2, click the link … [Read more...]

What’s New In QuickBooks for Mac 2013?

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Welcome to QuickBooks for Mac 2013! Whether you're upgrading from a previous version of QuickBooks for Mac, switching from QuickBooks for Windows, or are new to the QuickBooks brand, thanks for choosing us! We’ve got some great new features we're … [Read more...]

QuickBooks and your business: Farm, ranch, or other agriculture business

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[Editor's note: This is the first in a series of articles we'll be publishing about using QuickBooks for Mac for specific types of businesses. Stay tuned for more articles in this series. - Shelly King, Managing Editor] When you spend your days … [Read more...]

What’s in Your Check Number Field?

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I bet you already know that QuickBooks for Mac records most of the bills you enter and pay as “checks,” regardless of whether we’re actually writing out checks, paying a contractor with PayPal, whipping out your debit card, or forking over a fistful … [Read more...]

Buying and setting up the QuickBooks 1099 Assistant for QuickBooks 2010 and 2011

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Other articles: Using the updated 1099 Wizard | Managing the 2011 tax year 1099 changes manually in QuickBooks (Update 1/31/2012: If you haven't already downloaded this app, it's no longer available as of 1/31/2012. But don't panic! You can still … [Read more...]

Managing the changes for 1099s in QuickBooks 2009 and earlier: Part 2

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Managing the changes for 1099s in QuickBooks 2009 and earlier   Did you pay some of your 1099 vendors with a mix of checks, credit card, electronic funds transfer, debit card, PayPal, and direct deposits--that is, both reportable and … [Read more...]

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