If you are doing online business and especially if you are in an eCommerce industry than invoicing and billing your customer is a very tricky task. You are search for different accounting and bookkeeping software to manage your sales, inventory and billing. FreshBooks is pioneering in providing world class accounting software to fulfill your all billing and invoicing needs. So, here I am going to review about it. To go in to detail I would like to introduce you with FreshBooks.
What is FreshBooks?
Freshbooks is a leading finance & accounting software billed as one of the best cloud solutions for small business owners. It also won Finances Online Best Accounting Software Award for 2015 as well as the Supreme Software Award for 2015.
FreshBooks now has over 200 employees and serves customers in 120 countries. You can speed up sending and managing invoices online and recurring subscriptions. Likewise, collect payment online through credit card, Google Checkout, or PayPal.
The FreshBook mobile app (add-on) for iPhone/iPad and Android or mobile Web app allows you to bring the power and convenience of the software on location and whenever you need to access records.
Features and benefits
- Invoicing: – Create spiffy looking invoices complete with your own logo, payment terms, and client info. See your totals and taxes get calculated on the spot! Save time and get paid faster with recurring invoices. You can even auto-bill your client’s credit card so you never miss a payment. Easily create professional looking invoices that you can e-mail your clients, download as PDF, or print with a single click.
- Expenses: – Tired of manual entry? FreshBooks saves you time by automatically importing and categorizing expenses from bank accounts and credit cards. Never lose another receipt with the FreshBooks mobile app. Snap a picture of your receipt and log an expense right from your phone. Boom! Know at a glance where your money is going with a customizable Expense Report. Easily filter by category, vendor, client, project and date range.
- Time-Tracking: – Gone are the days of short changing yourself. FreshBooks automatically pulls unbilled project hours into an invoice in a single click. At a glance, FreshBooks will show you an accurate snapshot of time spent on projects. See how you’re doing compared to your estimated time budget.
- Payments: – FreshBooks instantly captures and automatically categorizes your credit card transaction fees as expenses, so you save time and stay organized. With auto-billing, you can charge your client’s credit cards on a recurring basis. It’s painless to set up, and completely free. Payments are securely deposited to your bank account in as little as two days. With no transfer minimums, your cash will be flowin’.
Plans and Pricing
You can try FreshBooks free for 30 days, no credit card required. However, the trial doesn’t include all FreshBooks features. Most notably, you can’t remove FreshBooks branding from your invoices and the subject lines of accompanying emails.
FreshBooks supports auto-billing; you can use up to five auto-bill profiles with any account. Beyond that, there’s an additional monthly fee ($10 for 50, $20 for 250, and so on) unless you use FreshBooks Payments, which includes unlimited auto-billing profiles.
FreshBooks has a lot of good features. It offers a good variety of invoicing features, some expense tracking and basic bookkeeping functions, and a clean, easy-to-use interface. The large number of available integration and add-ons is a big plus, there are good apps for iPhone and Android, and the customer service is excellent.