How do you keep track of the day-to-day financial transactions of a business? Whether you are looking to advance in your career, or you’re an entrepreneur, or part of a family business, this course will help you if you are looking to understand the numbers. The Basics of Bookkeeping course will help you understand, and know how to record, every penny that comes into your business and every penny that goes out of your busi-ness. This course shows you how to create a chart of accounts that meet your needs. All of the money you spend, and all of the money you earn, has a place to go. How do your record them? Even if you outsource your bookkeeping needs, you should still have a basic understanding of what happens with the money you earn and spend. No one should be blind to his or her finances! In this course you will learn where the numbers go and why, bookkeeping terminology as well as what it means to keep track of the numbers.