What are Reimbursable Expenses?

What are Reimbursable Expenses?

Sometimes I see that people get thrown off by the idea of reimbursable expenses or "reimbursables" which is a little less of a mouthful.

So what is a reimbursable and how does it differ from anything else that you buy for your clients? 

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Fee Schedule for Interior Designers

Fee Schedule for Interior Designers

A fee schedule is just a list of client fees that could occur in your business and charge to clients.  It is not necessary to have one, but if your pricing structure is complicated and you want to be transparent in pricing this is the way to go.

I'm 100% for clear, transparent, and simple pricing.  I think you should stop using markup and start showing your clients what you pay.  But I wrote about that in other posts already (just click on the links to read those!)  If your business is more complicated

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How to Make Money As An Interior Designer

How to Make Money As An Interior Designer

At the end of my course, The Golden Blueprint, I do review calls with participants.  In the last session of the course I had several review calls every day and I found myself giving the same advice most every call.  So what was the question that everyone was asking about?  Pricing.  Or more specifically, how to make money as an interior designer.

We would talk about how they priced their services and how they charged their clients and ultimately there was one glaring mistake everyone was making in their design business that was costing them valuable income.

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Interior Design Business Start-up Costs

Interior Design Business Start-up Costs

So you want to start an interior design business?  When I first started my business, I was pretty broke.  I had just moved to another city and was using savings to live on because I didn't have any clients (aka income).  I remember my mom sent me a hundred-dollar bill and I was so relieved that I cried.  True story.

If you're starting like I did, don't dismay.  You can do it.  These things are all very important and I truly wish I would have slammed down my credit card and set this all up before I started my business because it would have been easier than the diy hacking that I did for a while.

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