This List Will Help You

"A daily routine built on good habits and disciplines separates the most successful among us from everyone else." – Darren Hardy Last week I wrote about financial resolutions — and, well, John Tierney of the New York Times must be a reader! The columnist devoted a fantastic column to the keeping of resolutions and though he didn’t name me directly, … Read More

R MendenThis List Will Help You

Shakopee Accountant Defines: “Common Sense Identity Protection”

“Being the richest man in the cemetery doesn’t matter to me … Going to bed at night saying we’ve done something wonderful … that’s what matters to me.” – Steve Jobs (1955-2011) Enough has been written, by now, of Steve Jobs, that my two cents seems a bit stale. But I would like to say this: Steve Jobs made the … Read More

R MendenShakopee Accountant Defines: “Common Sense Identity Protection”

Deadlines And Mistakes

"The way to gain a good reputation is to endeavor to be what you desire to appear." -Socrates I’m continuing my (well-received — thank you!) series on hidden financial mistakes this week. But first a few reminders for you: 1) "Extension friends" (that means the ones who filed for one in April, or earlier): we’re coming down to the wire … Read More

R MendenDeadlines And Mistakes

Shakopee Accountant Reports On: “Financial Mistakes Hardly Anyone Talks About”

"The men who succeed are the efficient few. They are the few who have the ambition and will power to develop themselves." – Robert Burton In the course of our daily work around here, we not only work with numbers a LOT … but we also get a regular course on how people (our clients, mostly) *think* about those numbers. … Read More

R MendenShakopee Accountant Reports On: “Financial Mistakes Hardly Anyone Talks About”

Shakopee Tax Professional Answers, “How Warren Buffett Did It”

“Fortune favors the bold.” – Virgil Ah, sweet May. I love it. The birds are chirping and the flowers are blooming. Once the weather begins to get warmer, you see people start thinking about summer and, of course, they want to lose weight to look good in their bathing suits. Why do so many wait until it gets warmer until … Read More

R MendenShakopee Tax Professional Answers, “How Warren Buffett Did It”