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Software Description:

More than 40,000 small businesses and freelancers are discovering an easy way to manage their books and invoicing. Say hello to FreeAgent.

FreeAgent is an award-winning online accounting system specifically designed to meet the needs of small businesses and freelancers. FreeAgent puts you in control by taking the jargon out of accounting and giving you real-time visibility of how your business is performing.

FreeAgent lets you manage your expenses and invoices, automatically chase payments, import bank statements and explain transactions and submit estimates/proposals. Any changes you make automatically update your accounts, giving you complete visibility of your income and expenses and showing your real-time profit position.

Software Description:

Avaza is a business management solution which includes features for project management, resource scheduling, online timesheets, expense management, online invoicing, recurring invoicing, quotes and invoices, and more. Avaza also integrates with third-party platforms to streamline workflows. Avaza is an integrated cloud solution for professional services companies and is optimized for tablet & mobile devices.

Users can easily run their entire client-focused business in Avaza, allowing them to run efficient projects with support for resource management, project & task tracking, time & expense management, quoting, invoices & online payments. Keep clients happy with online project collaboration. Drag & drop tasks and files as needed. View tasks in list view, Kanban boards or on Gantt charts.

Avaza helps businesses save time with easy time & expense tracking, as well as get paid faster with online payments directly from their invoices. Powerful reporting on metrics such as estimates by status, financial transactions, expenses by customer, and more, in order to provide business insight.

Software Description:

Housecall Pro is a cloud-based field service management app for service professionals to automate their workflows. This solution includes a native mobile app and complementary Web portal and serves a wide range of industries, such as cleaning, plumbing, electrical and more.

Housecall Pro allows companies to forego paperwork in favor of digital automation. It offers features such as job scheduling, dispatching, payment processing, estimates, automated receipts and invoices, customer notifications, company chat, as well as postcard and email marketing automation.

Customers can book services via the HouseCall mobile app, communicate through a centralized messaging system and make online payments.

The mobile app can be accessed on both Android and iOS devices. There is a free version for single owner/operators, which offers many of the core features of the paid version. Premium pricing is based on the number of users, and an enterprise license is also available.

This solution is available across the U.S. and Canada.

Features:

  • Balance Sheet
  • Billing/Invoicing
  • Dashboard
  • Expense Tracking
  • Forecasting
  • Multi-Currency
  • Payment Processor
  • Payroll
  • Project Management
  • Timesheets
  • Customer Management
  • History/Version Control
  • Notifications
  • Accounts Receivable
  • General Account Ledger
  • Tax Management

Features:

  • Contact Management
  • P&L
  • Resource Management
  • Data Visualization
  • Forecasting
  • External Integrations
  • API
  • Stripe
  • PayPal
  • Dashboard
  • Scheduling
  • Multi-User
  • Data Export
  • Data Import
  • Accounts Receivable
  • Billing/Invoicing
  • Expense Tracking
  • Multi-Currency
  • Project Management
  • Timesheets
  • Notifications

Features:

  • Email Integration
  • Batch Permissions & Access
  • File Sharing
  • Dashboard
  • Scheduling
  • Calendar Management
  • Customer Management
  • Notifications
  • Multi-User
  • Marketing Automation
  • Project Management
  • Tax Management
  • External Integrations
  • Data Visualization
  • Data Import
  • Data Export
  • Accounts Receivable
  • Contact Management
  • Billing/Invoicing
  • Payment Processor
  • Google Apps Integration
  • Audience Targeting
  • Brand Management

Summary:

  • Create beautiful, customisable invoices straight from your FreeAgent account, add payment links and set up automated invoice reminders and thank you notes.

  • Automated bank feeds import your transactions daily and you can explain 'money in' and 'money out' in an intuitive interface. FreeAgent then builds up your real-time accounts for your company and gives you a live view of your business cash flow.

  • Effortless expense and time tracking

  • Send beautiful estimates and proposals

  • FreeAgent's Dashboard brings together your invoices, expenses, bank accounts and more, helping you keep your business on the right trajectory.

  • Clear project profitability so you can keep an eye on project income and expenses.

Summary:

  • Project Collaboration

  • Resource Scheduling

  • Task Management, with Kanban Boards or Gantt Charts

  • Time Tracking

  • Expense Management

  • Invoicing & Quotes

  • Online Payments

  • Timesheet Approvals

  • Powerful Reports

  • Role-based Access

Summary:

  • The premier all-in-one service business management app

  • Dynamic job scheduling and dispatch with real time job updates across all devices

  • HouseCall Pro provides a seamless one-click QuickBooks Online integration

  • Provide your customer with a delightful experience through SMS and invoice automation

  • Create, edit, and launch customized postcard and email marketing campaigns

  • Take payments out in the field at one low flat credit card processing rate

  • Take customer signatures before and after the work is done while out in the field

  • Save at least 15 hours a week on paperwork alone with HouseCall Pro

  • Save hundreds of dollars a month on additional staff with HouseCall Pro

  • Get your business organized and your office in order with HouseCall Pro

Pricing:

  • Starting from: $0.00/month
  • Credit card required: N/A
  • All Plans Include:
    * Regular free updates
    * Automatic backups
    * Secure data protection
    * Anywhere, Anytime access
    * Responsive mobile design
    * iPhone, iPad, Android friendly
    * No contracts
    * No software install
    * No IT headaches

    What do the different user roles mean?
    Project users can create and respond to tasks. Timesheet/Expense users can create and submit timesheets & expenses as well as create and respond to tasks. Resource Scheduling users can be added to the team schedule as resources. Invoice users can perform invoice, payment and credit functions. Admin users can access all Avaza functionality.

    Integrations Pricing:
    Our Basic accounting integrations (via Zapier) are available free with all accounts. Advanced Xero or QuickBooks Online accounting integrations can be added to any paid plan for $20 each per month.

Business

$39.95
per month
Included in plan:
  • 5 users with Admin/Invoice access. Add more for $5 each month.
  • 10 users with Timesheet/Expense module access. Add more for $5 each month.
  • 1 user with Resource Scheduling access. Add more for $7 each per month
  • Unlimited Project Users
  • Unlimited Active Projects
  • Unlimited Archived Projects
  • Unlimited Customers
  • Unlimited Invoices
  • 30 GB Storage included. Add more for $0.5/GB per month.
  • Priority Chat & Email Support
  • 1 user with Resource Scheduling access. Add more for $7 each per month
  • Priority Email & Chat Support

Startup

$9.95
per month
Included in plan:
  • 1 Admin/Invoice User. Add more for $5 each per month.
  • 2 users with Timesheet/Expense module access. Add more for $5 each per month.
  • 1 user with Resource Scheduling access. Add more for $7 each per month
  • Unlimited Project Users
  • 20 Active Projects
  • Unlimited Archived Projects
  • Unlimited Customers
  • 50 Invoices per Month
  • 10 GB Storage included. Add more for $0.5/GB per month.
  • Priority Chat & Email Support

Basic

$19.95
per month
Included in plan:
  • 2 users with Admin/Invoice access. Add more for $5 each per month.
  • 5 users with Timesheet/Expense module access. Add more for $5 each per month.
  • 1 user with Resource Scheduling access. Add more for $7 each per month.
  • Unlimited Project Users
  • 50 Active Projects
  • Unlimited Archived Projects
  • Unlimited Customers
  • 100 Invoices per Month
  • Priority Chat Support
  • 20 GB Storage included. Add more for $0.5/GB per month.
  • Priority Email & Chat Support

Free Plan

Free
Included in plan:
  • 1 user with Admin/Invoice access
  • 1 user with Timesheet/Expense module access
  • 1 user with Resource Scheduling Access
  • Unlimited Project Users
  • 5 Active Projects
  • Unlimited Archived Projects
  • 10 Customers
  • 5 Invoices per Month
  • 100 MB Storage
  • Email & Chat Support

SIMPLE

$39.00
/month
Included in plan:
  • Access to HouseCall Pro App and Web Portal
  • 1 User
  • Scheduling and dispatch
  • Automated invoicing and receipts
  • Estimates
  • 2.90% credit card processing (flat)
  • HouseCall customer booking app
  • Email support
  • Customer job SMS & email notifications
  • Dashboard with key business stats
  • Google Calendar Integration
  • Employee GPS tracking

MODERN

$109.00
/month
Included in plan:
  • 1-6 Users
  • Everything in the 'SIMPLE' plan
  • Live chat support
  • Unlimited email reminders
  • 86¢ postcard marketing
  • Yelp, Facebook, and website online booking
  • Company in-app chat
  • QuickBooks Online integration

ADVANCED

$199.00
/month
Included in plan:
  • Unlimited Users
  • Everything in the 'MODERN' plan
  • Live chat support
  • Customizable reports

FAQs:

    No FAQs associated with this application.

FAQs:

    What is this service generally used for?
  • Avaza is a beautiful software suite for small businesses, freelancers and consultants. It includes modules for project management & collaboration, resource scheduling, time tracking, expense management, quoting & invoicing. Depending on your business needs, you can use as many of the modules as you need at no additional cost.

    Consultants and professional service businesses all over the world love Avaza and all the features it offers, which also include powerful reports. With both list view and Kanban style task management, you can choose how to view your projects and tasks.

    Use Avaza in the cloud, and access it from any device whether it’s your desktop, tablet or mobile.

  • Does this service offer guides, tutorials and or customer support?
  • Yes. We provide 24/7 customer support via chat and email support. We also provide online training and support documentation.

  • Does this service offer an API?
  • Yes.

  • Does this service integrate with any other apps?
  • Yes. Avaza offers over 1000+ integrations via Zapier.

  • Who are the main user groups of this service?
  • Avaza is the perfect business management solution for freelancers, consultants and small businesses of all kinds. Anyone looking to manage their business in the cloud without having to jump from software to software should try Avaza for free today!

  • Does this service offer multi-user capability (e.g. teams)?
  • Yes. Avaza is built for teams and solopreneurs.

  • What platforms does this service support?
  • Avaza is a cloud-based web app that also offers Android and iOS apps for mobiles and tablets. The mobile apps also offer full Avaza functionality.

  • What are some applications this service is commonly used in tandem with?
  • Avaza is an integrated business management solution, but can be used in tandem with most other accounting, invoicing or project management apps depending on user requirements. Users can use one or all of the Avaza modules under the same pricing plan.

FAQs:

    Does this service offer multi-user capability (e.g. teams)?
  • Yes, with Housecall Pro you can create dynamic teams. You can edit your teams on a case-by-case basis and dispatch exactly which employees are needed for each job.

  • Does this service offer guides, tutorials and or customer support?
  • Yes, Housecall Pro offers unlimited customer support. The Customer Success team is available around the clock through chat and the phone. There is also an extensive Help Section with how-to articles and tutorial videos.

  • What platforms does this service support?
  • Housecall Pro is a cloud-based solution with both a web portal and native mobile apps. The web portal is accessible on any device with Internet access. The app is available for both iOS and Android.

  • Who are the main user groups of this service?
  • Service professionals in a variety of service industries, such as carpet cleaning, plumbing, HVAC, janitorial, window washing, and more use HouseCall Pro for field service management. Housecall Pro caters to any service based company across hundreds of industry verticals.

  • What is this service generally used for?
  • Housecall Pro streamlines business processes. It eases communication within organizations as well as with customers. This solution allows companies to forego paperwork in favor of digital automation. Housecall Pro allows service businesses to operate at maximum efficiency.

  • What are some applications this service is commonly used in tandem with?
  • Yes, Housecall Pro integrates with QuickBooks Online, Google Maps, and Google Calendar.

  • Does this service offer an API?
  • It currently does not, but may in the future.

  • Does this service integrate with any other apps?
  • QuickBooks Online, Google Calendar, and Google Maps.

Publisher:

Founded:
2007
Based in:
Edinburgh
Employees:
51-200
Likes:
13.2k
Followers:
12.6k

Publisher:

Founded:
2014
Based in:
-
Employees:
2-10
Likes:
Followers:

Publisher:

Founded:
-
Based in:
San Diego
Employees:
51-200
Likes:
14.6k
Followers:
1.24k

Other:

Regional Restrictions:
No restrictions.

Other:

Who uses Avaza
  • Personal
  • Freelance
  • Startups
  • SMEs
  • Agencies
  • Enterprises
Desktop Platforms:
  • Web App
Mobile Platforms:
  • iOS
  • Android
Languages:
English
Regional Restrictions:
No restrictions.

Other:

Who uses Housecall Pro
  • Personal
  • Freelance
  • Startups
  • SMEs
Desktop Platforms:
  • Web App
  • Windows
  • Macintosh
Mobile Platforms:
  • iOS
  • Android
Languages:
English
Regional Restrictions:
United States and Canada Only
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