Top 10 reasons you should consider using Xero Cloud accounting

Xero accounting software is the future, are you using it? Below are 10 reasons why Xero might be the right choice for you.

  1. Accountant collaboration – with Xero Armstrong Watson are able to work collaboratively with our clients on real time information and therefore give the best possible advice based on current information.
  2. Automated direct bank feeds – have your bank transactions fed straight into Xero and with bank rules you can reconcile your bank faster than ever before.  Bank feeds are also available for credit cards and PayPal accounts;
  3. Access Xero anytime & anywhere - as Xero works in The Cloud you can log into your accounts from any computer/tablet all over the world, subject to having an internet connection.
  4. Fantastic iPhone app Xero Touch – gives you even more flexibility to do your expense claims on the move.  You can upload them to Xero there and then and throw away all those messy receipts.  You can also check your debtors and give them a ring from your mobile
  5. Easy integration to many add-on partners – whether it be time management, point of sale software, CRM software all with no upfront software purchases;
  6. Dashboard – Xero’s dashboard on login shows you all the important things you need to know, giving a snapshot of important financial information in an easy understand illustrative way;
  7. Unlimited users - at no extra cost you can add as many users as you need from basic invoice entry to full software use.
  8. Free comprehensive help – Xero offers a free email support team with call back options and has a great Xero community forum so if you post a support question it will be answered by any of the Xero partners;
  9. No contracts - just a simple low monthly payment that can be cancelled at any time;
  10. Automatic back ups - you don’t have to worry about your computer crashing or taking manual back ups as Xero saves your work after every entry;

We will be holding a Xero roadshow in Carlisle soon to show the world in more detail the benefits of Xero, if you would like to join us or would like to know more please drop me an email or give me a call.

Grant Smith, Partner

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