DSO: Are You Really Getting Paid on Time?

Days Sales Outstanding (DSO) is the most common measure used to track the effectiveness of an organization’s credit and collections. But it can also be the most manipulated, making... Read more

Are You Ready for the AR Year-End Close?

It's time once again for AR professionals to begin planning for the all-important year-end close. Taking the right preparatory steps now can go a long way toward helping to... Read more

Key AR Best Practices to Ensure Accurate Period-End Close

Key AR Best Practices to Ensure Accurate Period-End Close

Five Cash Application Strategies for Accurate Period-End Close

Five Cash Application Strategies for Accurate Period-End Close

Accounts Receivable Escheatment Policy

Are you managing the unclaimed property on your books? What would happen if a state decided to audit your company’s unclaimed property? Use TARN’s Accounts Receivable Escheatment Policy template... Read more

4 Sample Policies for Charge Backs, Credit Memos, Returned Checks and Bad Debts

Most credit executives have a policy and procedures manual for their department that covers the basics of running a sound credit and collection operation. However, whether such a manual... Read more

Business Continuity Planning & Disaster Recovery

Is your company prepared? Companies that plan for disasters generally survive the events. In the event of a disaster, AR is critical to business continuity. Disaster recovery and continuity... Read more

Best Practices for AR & Credit Department Year-End Close

It's never too early in the year for AR and credit pros to begin taking steps to ease the all-important year-end close process.

Month End Close

Why scramble at every month’s end? Ensure that your month end closings go smoothly. Learn tips and use TARN tools like the month end checklist and month end close... Read more

6 Policies AR Should Follow in Response to Long-Term Payment Plan Requests

One sign of the relative weakness of the economic recovery is that customers continue to stretch out their payments to trade vendors—and in some cases are even requesting payment... Read more