Billy Release 2.1.1

Feature Enhancements Easier to add new bank accounts from right inside the Account Selector and enter account balances right inside the Account Creation popup. Account 3100 is automatically debited or Credited as the Opening Balance Adjustment on your balance sheet.  ...

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Billy Release 2.0.2 for July 17, 2018

Bills (Expense) data restored Some users reported not seeing the line items inside Bills (expenses) created before the migration. These have all been restored. Funny story, I actually had to go to Denmark to get this missing data! (You're welcome!) Email receipt...

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Billy Release 2.0.1 for June 25, 2018

11 Key In-app Language Updates 1) Bank Accounts: Renamed "Reconcile" to "Match Transactions" and turn the button green with a red number indicator if there are any transactions in the Reconcile page.   2) Bank Accounts > Reconcile: In the Reconcile page renamed:...

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Smarter Bookkeeping for Freelancers

Basic bookkeeping is a lot like preventative medicine: it's an up-front chore but you're much healthier and wealthier in the long run. Freelancers are in a tough spot. Even as the world shifts to a freelancing economy (35% of the US workforce and...

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Client Spotlight: Blue Ninja Business Support

If you run a business in the center of London, it's pretty easy to find workers to support your day-to-day operation. But what if your business is dozens of kilometers away in the countryside? That's a bit harder. Luckily that's where Blue Ninja Business...

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Busting Female Freelancers Through the Glass Ceiling

According to PayPal's US Freelancer Insights Report, two-thirds of US freelancers are female. Yet, according to a recent report by HoneyBook that looked at over 200,000 of their invoices, a huge pay gap exists between men and women. How much of a gap? On average,...

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Client Spotlight: Douglas Academy

What's better than kids playing with robots and video games? Kids building them. That's the goal of Douglas Academy, a Canadian Training Centre focused on teaching children applicable science and technology that could one day shape their careers. We were...

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How to Compete with Underpriced Overseas Freelancers

One of the biggest headaches that plague freelancers is trying to compete with much (much!) cheaper workers abroad. We live in a global marketplace, and when companies need design, coding, even administrative tasks done, it's becoming common practice to...

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Why Only Lazy Freelancers Need to Save More

The more freelancers you get to know, there’s one similar trait in them you may notice: the ability to pinch a penny. Frugal is the right word here. Every freelancer knows the cheapest items at their local coffee shop (so you can use the WiFi), or have...

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The Ultimate Guide to Freelance Writing

“So, why is an accounting software company putting out freelancer guides?” Well, it’s because we’ve been looking at our community of Billy customers and have been seeing that so many of them are freelance workers. In fact, about 35% of the American workforce is part...

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It’s December. Is Your Money Right?

While the rest of America is debating whether they can afford the new iPhone for Christmas (answer: they can't), you're different. For you, December doesn't mean "how much can I spend?" Rather, it means "how much can I save?" It's the end of the fiscal year, and...

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