Finance News & Insights

The wildest travel expenses, South Africa edition

Looks like we’re not the only country where employees try to pass off some wild expenses as legitimate business ones. Turns out CFOs in South Africa see their fair share of extreme travel spending on their side of the globe as well. [Read more…]

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Can you guess which 1 of these 10 ‘business’ expenses wasn’t approved?

Game time! Here’s a little fun you can have with your finance staffers the next time you sense a small productivity slump is afoot.  [Read more…]

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Did they really think they’d get reimbursed for THAT?

 

We’re in the thick of it now! Your staffers are likely working at warp speed to get those W-2s and 1099s out. And that’s in addition to their regular workloads. Which is why a little levity would be most welcome. [Read more…]

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Feds set new 2013 business mileage rate

The amount your company can reimburse employees for business miles driven is going to change come January. [Read more…]

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DOL unveils new 401(k) to-do list: and it’s a big one!

The Department of Labor wants your company to be clearer about all those retirement plan fees and expenses. Too bad it’s given employers 134 pages of rules on how to do it! [Read more…]

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Is the economy making thieves of your employees?

Four bucks for a gallon of gas + Four bucks for a gallon of milk + no pay raise = a potentially very expensive problem for companies. [Read more…]

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7 steps to stop theft

Recession fears lead mid-level employees to be more likely to press their luck with skimming a little off the top. Believe it or not, that may be good news. [Read more…]

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Pre-jection, the new T&E solution

Cocktail hour at an expensive pub: two-hundred bucks. Front-row tickets to a playoff game: over a grand. Having an employee explain what these charges have to do with company business: priceless. [Read more…]

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Spending attitude that's sinking your peers

OK, finance execs, say you had a magic wand. What’s the one thing you would change in your company? It might get some chuckles, but there’s one answer that comes up over and over. [Read more…]

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