Hi, I'm Margie Remmers-Davis.
After 20 years as a stay-at-home mom, my world was rocked by a sudden, unexpected divorce. With no warning, and after two decades out of the workforce, I was faced with having to start making my own money--and fast.
Like so many others, I turned to bookkeeping. I was always good at math, I had served as treasurer for serveral organizations over the years, and even taught personal finance to 8th graders for awhile.
Becoming a bookkeeper meant learning QuickBooks Online, which I thought would be a breeze. I had been using Intuit products since 1993. No sweat!
I signed up for my free QBO Accountant account, then I started going through the free ProAdvisor training and was instantly stressed out, overwhelmed, and completely lost.
I wanted to cry.
What I thought would be quick and easy (I'm a smart person who is good with numbers and tech!), turned out to be anything but.
Here's what I found: