Budgeting and cash management, simplified

Budgeting and cash management can be challenging for many pest control owner/operators. However, if you’re looking to grow your company, learning how to take control of your finances and set goals is key to reaching the next level. And the good news is that it’s a lot simpler than you might think! In this brief course, Cameron Smith, the director of finance at FRAXN, goes over the basics of budgeting and cash management and explains how a well-crafted budget can help you set - and achieve - all your financial goals.

  • What budgets are and why they’re important for your growth

  • Key terminology that will help you understand the different aspects of budgeting and cash management

  • How cash management can help you be prepared in case of an emergency

  • Tips for using a budget to set achievable goals for you and your team

  • Methods for evaluating your budget to ensure you’re making progress toward your goals

Course Instructor

Finance Director - FRAXN

Cameron Smith, CPA

Cameron Smith has always loved working with numbers so it was almost a given that he’d turn his passion into a career. After earning an undergraduate degree in business administration and a master’s degree in accounting from Baylor University, he worked as a CPA for several accounting firms before joining FRAXN as its director of finance. Now, he enjoys supporting pest control owners by helping them take control of their finances and strategically grow their businesses. In his spare time, Smith likes to play golf, cheer on Baylor’s athletic teams, travel and spend time with friends and family.

Course curriculum

  1. 1
    • Introduction

    • Cash flow metrics

    • Cash management

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The Pro Plan includes 300+ lessons and new courses added every week.

Pro Plan includes all of the courses within Pest Daily, including "Sales School." New courses are always being added to the ensure our members are on the cutting edge. Subjects include sales, marketing, operations, hr, finance and accounting!