Sage 50c Accounting Software Review
ConsumersAdvocate.org Rating: 8 / 10 (Very good)
Sage has been known to provide quality software and tools for businesses of all sizes. Sage 50c is just one of these tools aimed at helping small businesses in particular take better control of their finances. It recognizes that small businesses may not need some of the more advanced features that some of its higher versions have. This is why Sage 50c's features are pretty basic, providing support for tasks such as project management, costing, invoicing, online payments, reporting among others.
Notable features of Sage 50 include the creation and tracking of invoices. It allows you a high degree of customization of your invoices which you could then send through email or save it in a file. Sage 50c's also helps you manage sales tax for purchases. It allows you to create a client database where you could associate these purchases with your clients. Every Sage 50c account comes with 5GB of free storage for backing up your data.
Sage 50c gives you the option to monitor payments to help you identify pending payments. Other features include an online payment feature that gives your customers the flexibility pay through PayPal or Sage payment solutions.
Sage 50c allows you to work with a partner with its administrator feature. With this, you are able to collaborate with a partner or an accountant. It also supports additional administrators but this comes with additional purchase. Sage 50c comes in two versions, Sage 50c Invoicing and Sage 50c Standard. Invoicing only comes with income tracking and online invoicing. The Standard version is a more robust toll that features more advanced tools for financial reporting, expense monitoring and project management for businesses who require a more complete solution.
- Access with any internet-ready mobile device
- Unlimited access to online and phone support
- Backup protection
- Data encryption
- Online payments with PayPal and Sage Payment solutions
- 5 GB of file storage
- Unpaid invoice report
- Contact management
- Google Drive backups for invoices and quotes
- Complete yet simple small business accounting
- Income tracking
- Bill & expense tracking
- Bank integration
- Project & task tracking
- Financial reports
- Interactive dashboard
- Unlimited collaborators
30 Day Free trial
Pro Accounting - $439/year
Premium Accounting - $679/year
Quantum Accounting - $1,729/year
Sage 50c is an accounting tool designed for small to medium-sized businesses for people who have little or no background in accounting. It does more than a decent job in accomplishing basic accounting tasks while offering more advanced features for bigger businesses that require these options. The accounting could be accessed from any internet-connected mobile device for managers on the road. Overall, Sage 50c is a reliable accounting solution for small businesses. It provides core accounting features such as invoicing, payment tracking, budgeting and project management through a simple to use, user-friendly interface.