There’s no doubt that Using financial ratios in business are one of the most important tools that business owners have in their toolkit. By using financial ratios, you can get a better understanding of how your business is performing, and make changes to improve your bottom line. But what are financial ratios, and how do you use them?

Are you curious about what financial ratios are and how they’re used in business? Wonder no more! In this podcast I will

  • Firstly, look at what a ratio is
  • Secondly, the source documents, where the information comes form
  • Thirdly, the four areas traditionally examined
  • Finally, limitations of Using financial ratios in business

I’ll explain why they’re important.  Stay tuned – your business savvy is about to get a major boost!

In weeks I Hate Numbers podcast I’ll break it all down for you! So listen on to learn more about financial ratios, and how to put them to work for your business.


Financial ratios are important tools that business owners can use to make informed decisions about their businesses.

In this podcast, I looked at financial ratios , what they are, where the information comes from, and the four areas traditionally examined.

However, it’s important to note that financial ratios should not be used in isolation and should be considered along with other sources of information.

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