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Money Matters at the Farmers' Market




Your vendor booth is a business, but are you equipped to run it like one? Join local small business experts for the second half of our Mastering the Farmers' Market series and get the tools to make the market work for you. Explore financial tools and tips for small businesses, the best ways to use Quickbooks to manage your farmers' market finances, and the advantages of payment technologies like Square. You'll also receive a resource packet to help you find reliable help with accounting, taxes, and insurance.

Where: Prairie Fruits Farm & Creamery in Champaign
When: Thursday, March 9, 1:00-4:00pm
How Much: $25

Where: Lincoln Land Community College in Springfield
When: Thursday, March 23, 1:00pm-4:00pm
How Much: $25



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TimeActivity
1:00 PMIntroductions and Overview of Farmers' Market Finance Issues
1:20 PMSmall Business and Financial Basics for Farmers' Market Vendors
2:15 PMBreak
2:25 PMQuickbooks Tips and Tricks for Vendors
3:00 PMUsing Square to Boost Sales and Keep Organized
3:50 PMClosing and Evaluations