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April 28, 2014
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm


Grow Benzie
5885 Frankfort Hwy.
Benzonia, MI United States


Deb Query

As part of its entrepreneurial series of classes on developing businesses, Grow Benzie will be hosting a class given by Weishaar & Co. particularly designed to help people with their start-up businesses. Giving a broad overview “Basic Small Business Accounting/QuickBooks 101”, will be held at Grow Benzie on April 28, at 6 p.m. Cynthia Niswonger and Jennifer Christopher will present it from Weishaar and Company’s Office of Beulah, MI. This will be a wonderful opportunity to learn some of the basic considerations for developing strong business practices.

The evening’s workshop will cover:
-Why you should keep financial records
-What you should include in your financial records and how to keep them
– Methods of tracking income and expenses (Cash Basis vs. Accrual Method)
-What are the Financial Statements important to a business? Two main ones are Profit & loss and Balance Sheet.
-An overview of what QuickBooks is and how it might work for a small business

Cynthia Niswonger joined Weishaar and Company in 2012. She graduated Walsh College of Accountancy and Business Administration in 2001. She has 20 years Accounting experience specializing in Bookkeeping and Payroll. 

Jennifer L. Christopher, CPA, started with the firm as an intern in 1996 and later graduated from Lake Superior State University, Magna Cum Laude. She became a minority principal at Weishaar & Company in 2002. 

Founded in 1990 by Mary Weishaar, Weishaar & Company has been offering expert tax planning and business consulting for over twenty years. Services offered by the firm include business tax planning, individual tax planning, business consulting, financial statements, bookkeeping and payroll services, and QuickBooks training and set-up.

Grow Benzie is a community based farmstead dedicated to enriching the lives of children and all Benzie County residents by fostering independence and self reliance through education in agriculture, nutrition, job training and life skills. Grow Benzie is located at 5885 M115, Benzonia, MI 49616 and is a 501 3 (c) designated charity.

For more information and reservations, contact Deb Query, Director, 231 882 9510 [email protected]www.growbenzie.com