Despite a couple of quirks with pricing and support, this new solution is worth a second look.
A good entry-level payroll solution that will suit smaller businesses and companies with contractors.
Zoho is a heavyweight contender when it comes to full-featured accounting packages, and remains more affordable than many rivals.
This easy to use solution is the best free accounting software around, even if it is a little light on advanced features.
The inexplicable lack of a mobile app mars what is otherwise a very capable and user friendly bookkeeping and financial management solution.
Sage is an accomplished package at a decent price, though not quite as comprehensive as the best in its class.
QuickBooks does everything you expect of a small business accountancy package well, and features an incredible range of integrations.
More a financial organizer than true accounting software, QuickBooks Self-Employed is limited but may be enough for its target freelancer market.
GoDaddy Bookkeeping provides good basic bookkeeping tools for its sole proprietor market, but larger businesses will quickly find it limited.
Freshbooks is a near faultless invoicing and timekeeping tool for very small businesses, though larger SMEs may find it a little underpowered and short on advanced features.
Certify is a very capable expense management tool with sector-leading Optical Character Recognition (OCR) and excellent support.
Receipt Bank lacks one or two features compared to its competitors but integrates seamlessly with a range of accounting platforms.