SCORE To Host Free Workshop:Managing Your Business Finances 1 (QuickBooks) presented by Elizabeth Santaus

DATE: Tuesday, September 16, 2014

TIME: 9:00 – 10:30am

LOCATION: Old Saybrook Town Hall, 302 Main Street, 1st Floor, Old Saybrook, CT 06475


The Southeastern Connecticut chapter of SCORE, a nonprofit association dedicated to the success of small businesses, continues its year-round series of Small Business Workshops with “Managing Your Business Finances 1 (QuickBooks).”

As a business owner, you have bill to pay, sales to track, taxes to file and more! This workshop will provide practical, easy to understand guidance and tips to help you manage your business finances. Learn tips to ensure that your Chart of Accounts gets you to the right financial information, and that it aligns with your use of QuickBooks. Participants are welcome to bring a laptop with QuickBooks loaded so they can follow along with the presenter.

Workshop Presenter Elizabeth Santaus has more than twenty years of experience in the financial accounting software and bookkeeping industry. In 1990 Elizabeth started as a technical support representative for Great American Software’s One Write Plus. In 1992 she started her own consulting company, On-Line Technologies, and received her certification in Great Plains Software. In 1994, when Elizabeth and her husband moved to Connecticut, she became the CFO for three small sister companies in Branford, CT. Since launching Dressler Santaus, LLC in 2006, Elizabeth has consulted, trained, and provided bookkeeping services for over 200 small businesses in CT and NY. As an Intuit ProAdvisor with advanced and point-of-sale certifications, Elizabeth has been a QuickBooks trainer for the Community Economic Development Fund’s Bridgeport location.

Workshop Sponsor Liberty Bank was chartered in 1825 and has proudly dedicated itself for nearly two centuries to superior personal service and unparalleled community involvement. Today, Liberty Bank has over $3 billion in assets under management and serves more than 190,000 households with locations across central, eastern and shoreline areas of Connecticut. Learn more at

About SCORE: SCORE is a nonprofit association that offers free and confidential advice on starting your own business or improving and growing your existing small business. All 40 counselors in Southeast Connecticut are volunteers, receive no compensation, and are working or retired business owners, executives, and managers. SCORE’s seven counseling sites in Southeast Connecticut include Guilford, Madison, Old Saybrook, Essex, Waterford, Middletown, and Norwich. For more information on upcoming free workshops and how to schedule a free small business mentoring session with our counselors, visit



Go to Dressler Santaus web site.