Free cloud accounting software

Looking for the best cloud accounting software available? What if it was free? ZipBooks offers free online invoices, time tracking, and other accounting features that can help you run your business all in one place. Keep things safe by keeping them online, and push your business forward with ZipBooks, the latest and greatest accounting software.


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True Fact: ZipBooks users spend 15% less time on mundane bookkeeping tasks.

Goodbye to hidden costs

Why can't you find the best accounting software out there... for free? Are you thinking you'll sign up for free and receive a bill next month because you forgot to cancel? Try ZipBooks, no strings attached. We're not here to charge you monthly fees. We're here to help you charge your customers more efficiently. And even though there are other free programs out there, many of them require credit card numbers or other personal information that truly isn’t necessary for creating your profile. We don't need to know everything about you to help you. ZipBooks requires only a valid email address and your first and last name. Yes. That really is all you need to sign up.

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Sending online invoices with ZipBooks accelerates payment by 17.5 days on average.

Goodbye to monthly fees

Just because you can pay, doesn’t mean you should or even need to. QuickBooks, Xero and FreshBooks all offer cloud accounting services for small businesses. Although they offer a free trial, they all also charge monthly fees. ZipBooks is a QuickBooks alternative that doesn’t cost a thing. Log in with your name and email, and let ZipBooks organize your client and billing information and set you on path to success. Do it all, and do it all online with ZipBooks' free accounting service.


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“It's accrual world. ZipBooks makes it sweeter.” - A Real Customer

Hello sanity

Say goodbye to the messy desk. As the best cloud accounting software out there, ZipBooks lets you use less paper and save more trees. Think about all those printouts and endless piles of files waiting for you on your desk. Think about the time it takes to file and approve that paperwork. Whether you do it yourself or pay someone to do it, why can't you store it all online? ZipBooks centers your invoicing, receiving, and time tracking needs in one place. Messy desks will be a thing of the past with ZipBooks' free online invoicing in place.

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More about this particular feature

  • ZipBooks lets you create and send beautiful invoices. Automate everything with recurring auto-bills while ZipBooks seamlessly integrates your billing into your books.

  • Manage your business on the go. Send invoices, mark payments, store receipts, and categorize expenses with native mobile applications.

  • Simplify your work by collaborating with employees, contractors, accountants, or other team members. Manage team permissions on reports, invoicing and billing, time tracking, or other parts of ZipBooks.

  • Organize your work into projects and tasks, and track your time right in ZipBooks. Once you’re ready to bill, pull that time into an invoice with a single click.

  • Tag any transaction in ZipBooks with a customer, vendor, project, location, or other custom tag — and generate an income statement and other reports based on one or more of your tags.

Protect your information

Your secrets are safe with us. Protect client and business information from hard drive failure by putting it online. Sound scary? With 256-bit encryption, ZipBooks is actually safer than storing information locally.

Save trees

How many trees are in your office? C'mon, let us save your information from physical theft by protecting it online. Meanwhile, you can keep your office clean.

Pay nothing

We're not kidding when we tell you ZipBooks is 100% free. Save money by moving your information to the best cloud accounting software around. No monthly fees, no hidden costs, and all the accounting help you need.

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