Looking for a simple and convenient way to manage your finances this year? What is more convenient than doing it all through a handy app on your smartphone or other device? Apps are one of the easiest ways to manage your daily tasks and particularly your finances. Luckily, a lot of work has gone into producing some brilliant apps that will simplify some of your financial administrative tasks as well as apps that can bring you the latest finance news from quality sources.
You can take more control of your finances, from taking customer payments to getting information on the services at Carnegie asset management for example, using some of the great apps that are now available.
Lets take a look at some of the market leading business finance apps:
This app seemed a popular choice for a number of business websites including Forbes. Square Cash is available on both iOS and Android and enables you to get paid by your customers instantly. It cites Fast Deposits, Affordable pricing, Ease for customers and ability to share your cash.me profile online as the four main benefits of the app. Each transaction is charged at a rate of 2.75%.
This app hardly needs an introduction, given its mass usage and worldwide reputation that it has built up. PayPal is regarded by many as the pioneer of mobile payments, and other similar apps are seen to be merely imitations. In 2014, PayPal processed a total payment volume of 234.64 billion dollars. PayPal charges vary depending on the monthly purchase payments, with standard rates for receiving payments is 3.4%. For businesses receiving over 100,000 euros per month the fee is 1.9% + 0.35 euro per transaction.
When it comes to keeping up to date with the latest business news, Bloomberg is a great source of all the information you need to keep your finances on track and learn about the changes in the industry at the earliest opportunity.
Expensify brings a quick and easy way to handle your business expenses. Unlike antiquated expenses systems that employees hate to use, leading to a last minute flood of expenses at the end of each period, Expensify is easy to use. It also promotes its ‘intelligent automation’ that handles your expenses in real-time. A great addition to your business if using your current expenses system is a painful experience.
Well-regarded in the business industry, Freshbooks offers services for Invoices, Expenses, Time Tracking and Reports. On its website it claims that customers can free up to 2 days per month by using the invoicing function. Also boasts a very high customer recommendation stat of 97%.
Whether you are looking to save some time, set up a reliable way of taking payments or automation boring tasks, there are a huge range of useful apps available for you to start using.