How to Gather Audit Evidence

An auditor investigates a company’s finances and operations to determine whether the company’s records are accurate. In most cases, a CPA or certified auditor conducts an audit. If you are a business owner facing an audit, understanding how audit evidence is gathered can help you prepare for your upcoming audit. If you go through your(…)


How to Perform a Basic Accounting Audit

An accounting audit is the process of examining a company’s entire financial situation, with an emphasis on ensuring compliance with relevant reporting standards, and promoting adequate cash handling policies and internal controls. In most countries, regular audits by outside firms are required for publicly traded corporations. In contrast, small businesses are typically not subject to(…)


Conduct a home energy audit

Conducting a DIY home energy audit is an easy way to fight climate change, maintain a warm home, and save some money in the process. You don’t have to be a professional or have lots of time either. This audit takes less than an hour to complete and many of the recommendations can be implemented(…)