Wave reviews from startup founders

11 reviews by founders
Feb. 18, 2017

We started with Wave, but they were not developing new features fast enough, which is understandable, because as a free tool it probably does not have the resources. Recently we switched to Xero. We did some research before adopting it and it seems to be the best tool. We are very happy with it.

Heather Payne

CEO - HackerYou

Sept. 13, 2016

Wave is great because it’s lightweight, has great UI and has a payroll module. It doesn’t do revenue recognition or offer one-click reconciliation. I was looking for something that can let you go from reconciliation to P&L.

Latif Nanji

Co-founder & CEO - Roadmunk

July 23, 2016

We use Wave Apps currently but I anticipate that we are going to migrate to QuickBooks soon. As of right now, we can do everything like monthly transactions and entries by ourselves.

Kevin Yun

Co-founder - Beau

Stacklist Stats

2%Stacklist Startups Are Using Wave

Wave - Best Billing & Invoicing Tools for Startups

Wave is a service that fills a variety of different roles. It’s primarily an accounting tool, but also handles payroll and credit card processing for a fee. Most companies are turned away by Wave’s extremely limited feature set, but its accounting platform is completely free, making it a good choice for some resource-strapped startups with relatively straightforward finances.

How startups use Wave?

Most of its users are seed and or self-funded companies with fewer than 10 employees. Its features are limited, though not many complain about that, considering its core accounting service is free.

How much does Wave cost?

Wave has a number of free features, including accounting and reports, invoicing, and receipt scanning. Pricing comes into play if you’re looking into Wave’s “premium tools.” You can add payroll and chat support services at $19 per month apiece, as well as credit card processing at 2.9% + 30 cents for each successful charge.

Vendor info

Visit the website: https://www.waveapps.com/

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