Cash Flow Management
Cash flow forecasting or cash flow management is a key aspect of any institute consisting of financial management and of a business, which further helps in planning its future cash requirements to avoid crisis.
Cash flow forecasting is important because if a business runs out of cash and is not able to obtain new finance, it will become ruined.
Cash flow is the indispensable part of all business. As a result, it is essential that management forecast (predict) what is going to happen to cash flow to make sure the business has enough to survive.
How often management should forecast cash flow is dependent on the financial security of the business. If the business is struggling, or is keeping a watchful eye on its finances, the business owner should be forecasting and revising his or her cash flow on a daily basis.