With the rapid advancements in technology, new software and apps are often introduced to make everyday tasks quick and convenient. Similarly, there are numerous finance-related programs that have made their way into the business world. These apps assist individuals and small companies with tips to advance in their field. In 2016, four famous companies have been found to have some of the best software that individuals and small businesses can use.
For small businesses
- Personal Capital
Wave (also known as Wave Accounting) is included in the rapid-growing finance apps. It is the ideal software for entrepreneurs who are in search of an app that can manage their business and finance simultaneously. It also has an individual accounting feature which works better when merged with the company’s invoicing, payroll, and accounting components. With this software, you can quickly keep track of your investments in real time. Over a short span of time, the company has attracted 200 clients in different countries.
QuickBooks has always led the market with its excellent software and features. It has also won many awards for its small business apps and completely changed the way people manage their finances. The software just needs a couple of minutes to set up the entire system for you, and after that, all you need to do is enter your business information. You can quickly transfer all your data into its system, which can include online orders, invoices, receipts, balance sheets, and much more. The best part is that all of this information will be just a click away. You can also communicate with your co-workers quickly, no matter where you are. QuickBooks also guarantees that all your data will be backed up automatically.
Personal Capital is a free online finance application accompanied with the latest features and advanced technology. It is ideal for budgeting, managing money, and personal finances. Its software is available on many devices, which include Android, Windows Phone, iPhone, Mac, Windows and much more. Hence, you can check up on your transactions from anywhere. The company also received a ranking of 18 on CNBC’s top disruptors list in 2015 and is present on the list with Airbnb, Dropbox, and Uber. The app allows you to link all your accounts to the company’s platform so that you can keep a track of all the money you spend on a daily basis. Personal Capital also has a cash flow tool which helps you make a budget plan. However, this company only caters to people living in the US.
Mint is a personal finance program that is available free for all users. It can predict how much money you will have in the future based on your spending patterns. It provides you with a free credit check and suggests how you can improve it. It has a real-time feature as well, which is always up to date with your transactions. The app can be quickly accessed using any device, and the company provides its services in simple English which is easy to understand by everyone. However, the software is only available in the US.