Kasey Anton, Spark Business Consulting
CK Business Editor
After selling her own business, Kasey opened Spark Business Consulting in 2006 and currently helps other companies in various industries (interior design, restaurant, construction, stylists, painters, retail stores, tech companies and more) grow their businesses, meet accounting needs, plan their long-term goals and flourish as leaders in their fields. Spark Business Consulting is a full charge, full service bookkeeping, accounting and Profit consulting firm located in Norwell, Massachusetts. Their mission is to help our clients keep track of their finances and then using this powerful information to make the best, most informed decisions to help grow their business. It is the goal for all of Spark’s clients to create the truest vision of their business and then to reap the rewards of successful entrepreneurship.
Spark Business Consulting is one of only 3 companies in Massachusetts this is Profit First certified – Mastery Level, with Profit consultants on staff, so that all of our clients can be profitable starting today!
This may or may not be the first time you’ve heard this - that there are many similarities between the fitness industry and managing your money. Commitment, goal-setting, patience and accountability are absolutely necessary if you want to change your financial future! Small, steady, consistent wins can make all the difference and truly drive momentum toward your goals.
Credit card interest rates drain you of your hard-earned money. A $20 meal can easily cost $10 to $15 more if left to linger in an outstanding credit card balance. Fortunately, there are ways to lower interest rates and break out of the debt spiral. It’s actually not as difficult as you might think. Breathe easy, because we’re here to spell it out for you.
Being in business for myself for the last 20 years, and helping other business Owners before that, I have learned that everybody has their own unique relationship with money. I have a theory that whatever your experiences are around money when you are young truly develops from there – for better or worse.
The reward for decluttering your home or tidying up your finances is less anxiety, more breathing room (literal and metaphorical) and fresh potential. When you’ve got a clear mental picture of what you’re working with, space-wise or dollar-wise, you can spot opportunities and imagine new possibilities.
Forward-thinking financial education has evolved beyond the traditional "allowance" to more sophisticated "real life" lessons in how money is earned, saved and spent.
Nobody said starting, or owning, a business would be easy. Here are a few tips for some of the most common mistakes. No company is immune from the consequences of mistakes, poor planning, or bad luck - no matter how big or successful.