I'm here to help you track your loan account, harriscal17.
Good job that you've set up your Long Term Liability Loan account. Now that you have a liability account for the loan, here’s how to record the loan amount.
For more details in tracking and recording your loan you can check out this article: Manually track loans in QuickBooks Desktop . Just drill down until you reach the steps for QuickBooks Desktop for Mac.
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