Many young entrepreneurs complain of cash shortages but fail to make the best use of the cash they have. Entrepreneurs should always maintain a healthy respect for cash – even when they succeed in making a great amount of it. Never forget the great maxim: you can only accumulate wealth by spending significantly less than you earn.
A small business may not need a full time accountant who will probably be idle most of the time. Instead business owners are learning the basics then hiring a professional or accounting firm to do the more advanced stuff like end-month audits for tax compliance.