The other day I had a church call me up asking about how the pastor should be submitting mileage for reimbursement. That got me thinking…why have I not shared my mileage log and expense voucher templates? Well, here they are as well as my thoughts on documenting expenses.
Tag: Internal Controls
Art of Being Cheap: Church Credit Cards
This is starting a series on the Art of Being Cheap. Hopefully you’ll learn a little about thinking like a cheap accountant in order to save money on things that are unnecessary. We’ll start with looking at church credit cards.
Finance: Adopting Financial Policies
Financial Policies are a pain put together, but, without them, your church is in for even greater pain as everyone makes up their own rules. You’ll find some instructions as well as templates to put together your own policies.
How should my church count the offering?
It is important to think about how money gets from the offering plate to the counters to the bank. If this isn’t thought through, you could open your church up to all kinds of problems. Here are my thoughts on how this should happen.