Accounts Receivable Best Practices

Price: $23.49

CPE Credits: 2.5

Category:

Course Number: AACMCARBP

accounts receivables

Description:
This course reviews best practices in the accounts receivable function of small to medium commercial entities as it relates to invoicing and pricing.  It also focuses on credit best practices including credit evaluation, use of Z Score and other ratios and methods to secure customer payment when open ended credit is deemed too risky.  Collection best practices are explored including those related to account reconciliation.  Payment application, internal controls and available banking technology are also reviewed. Table of Contents
Delivery Method: Online QAS Self Study.

Level: Overview.

Prerequisites: None

Advanced Preparation: None

Author: Joseph Helstrom, CPA

Publication:  April 2013
Updated:  January 2018

Format: PDF
Pages: 65

Passing Grade: 70%

Exam Policies: Exam may be retaken. Course must be completed within one year of purchase.

CPE Sponsor Info : NASBA/QAS #109234. Click here to view specific state approvals.

By the end of the course participants should be able to:

  • Associate the importance of the billing, pricing and credit memo process to accounts receivable best practices
  • Differentiate customer credit evaluation techniques
  • Define and use the Altman Z score and other ratios in evaluating customers
  • Recognize non-traditional methods to secure customer payment
  • Recognize best practices of the collection function
  • Associate the importance of internal controls with the payment application function

 

Description:
This course reviews best practices in the accounts receivable function of small to medium commercial entities as it relates to invoicing and pricing.  It also focuses on credit best practices including credit evaluation, use of Z Score and other ratios and methods to secure customer payment when open ended credit is deemed too risky.  Collection best practices are explored including those related to account reconciliation.  Payment application, internal controls and available banking technology are also reviewed. Table of Contents
Delivery Method: Online QAS Self Study.

Level: Overview.

Prerequisites: None

Advanced Preparation: None

Author: Joseph Helstrom, CPA

Publication:  April 2013
Updated:  January 2018

Format: PDF
Pages: 65

Passing Grade: 70%

Exam Policies: Exam may be retaken. Course must be completed within one year of purchase.

CPE Sponsor Info : NASBA/QAS #109234. Click here to view specific state approvals.

By the end of the course participants should be able to:

  • Associate the importance of the billing, pricing and credit memo process to accounts receivable best practices
  • Differentiate customer credit evaluation techniques
  • Define and use the Altman Z score and other ratios in evaluating customers
  • Recognize non-traditional methods to secure customer payment
  • Recognize best practices of the collection function
  • Associate the importance of internal controls with the payment application function

 

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