QuickBooks services aren’t going to be tailored to your business. If you use QuickBooks services, they are definitely going to recommend or even limit you to using other QuickBooks products. A services firm, however, is going to be technology agnostic — we’re going to recommend the best OR most affordable option for your business regardless of the company it comes from.
When customers come to us, we first establish what the most important operational tool is for their company. THEN we help them pick their general ledger based on which ledger best integrates with that tool. In other words, we’re encouraging people to pick the technology that helps them operate their business most effectively. If you’re a yoga studio, maybe use Mindbody. If your business has cryptocurrency assets, Verady might be beneficial. In fact, we specialize in specific industries and can make expert recommendations when it comes to: cryptocurrency, health and fitness, nonprofits, professional services, real estate, and SaaS businesses.
One of the downsides of QuickBooks Live is that you won’t have specialists that are attuned to your most important technology resource. Even when you consider payroll service providers, we’re seeing a lot more people find Gusto easier to use and more inexpensive than Intuit.
QuickBooks knows QuickBooks, but they aren’t necessarily experts on other platforms that you may need. In the modern age of accounting, bookkeepers act as tech support for all of the various providers that you use. A QuickBooks bookkeeper may be able to provide quick, timely, and accurate support for Inuit products, but what about for other products you may be using? There’s a reason QuickBooks has always worked with trusted firms like Acuity that can provide expert-level services, are certified on a multitude of platforms, and have established partnerships with all kinds of companies.
QuickBooks Live Bookkeeping won’t be able to grow with your business. Keep reading to learn more!