QuickBooks Online is not Reckon and Reckon is not QuickBooks Online.

Prior to 2014, in Australia, QuickBooks was a desktop accounting and bookkeeping program republished and distributed licensed by Reckon. Following the release of Intuit’s cloud bookkeeping software in Australia, Reckon’s QuickBooks desktop financial products were renamed Reckon Accounts Personal. Despite the change in name, there is still confusion between the two accounting programs. We’ve heard stories of individuals enrolling in what they thought was QuickBooks Online course only to discover it was in fact on Reckon Accounts instead. It’s for this reason why as a leading expert on QuickBooks Online we started running training sessions exclusively on QBO.

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Get paid quicker thanks to PayPal and QuickBooks Online

Not being paid on time? Constantly having to chase debtors? Then integrating QuickBooks Online with PayPal could be the solution you are after. How does it work? Accept Payments with PayPal is a new app, developed by Intuit in partnership with PayPal, which extends online payment capabilities to your QuickBooks Online account as well as automatically imports data from your PayPal account into QuickBooks Online. The app syncs your PayPal transactions with QuickBooks Online. Once activated, this one-way integration monitors your PayPal accounts for sales, bank transfers, and expense transactions.

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5 important security tips when using cloud software

The recent security breach that resulted in a popular cloud bookkeeping software’s security being compromised, has again shed light on the importance of having security protocols in place. Thankfully, no such breach is yet to occur with Intuit Quickbooks Online. With any software in the cloud, you have to be mindful that you should treat this software with the respect it deserves. Much like you wouldn’t leave your house unlocked or give anyone the keys to your house, you shouldn’t just save your username and password because it is easier than remembering it. You also shouldn’t give your username and password out to other staff. If other staff require access, they should be… Read More

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How to find an Intuit Pro Advisor

Welcome to the world of Intuit QuickBooks Online where its easy to manage your business finances. For managing your business smartly an Intuit Pro advisor is needed. And here we will learn about the way of finding out intuit pro advisor. QuickBooks Online is designed for the business owner to easily understand and run. The initial setup must be done correctly to ensure future information is accurate. A certified pro advisor can easily complete the initial setup in a timely manner and can give you and your employees training in QuickBooks Online to enhance your financials you need to run your business. Find Out Intuit Pro advisor I can hear you… Read More

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EOFY – Seriously Easy now that I’m using QuickBooks Online!

Lauretta Finis is an Intuit TWN member and is regularly featured on Intuit Australia’s QuickBooks Online blog. The below article was published to Intuit Australia’s ProAdvisor network. EOFY Solution by QuickBooks Online Pre QuickBooks Online we had our desktop-based accounting software packages, which required obtaining a copy of the client file. It really wasn’t fun transferring back and forward, either by way of backing up the clients file on a CD to work from the office, using drop-box transfers, USB stick and then most of the time we had a deadline to get the file back to the client which placed restrictions on their workload and more stress load on… Read More

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