ZipBooks gives you many of the same features as Xero, but is free for anyone to use. Small businesses and contractors shouldn’t have to worry about paying to get paid, and ZipBooks makes that possible.Get started
By using ZipBooks, you never have to worry about limits again. On our free plan, you get unlimited invoicing and an unlimited amount of clients.
Bookkeeping and reporting are smarter in ZipBooks, with automatic bank syncing, dead-simple reconciliation, and artificial intelligence that categorizes transactions for you.
Export your ZipBooks reports with a single-click or customize based on dates, contacts or any smart tagging options. Our fast-loading and color-coded reports are comprehensive yet easy to quickly understand.
After trying multiple platforms, ZipBooks proves to surpass all expectations. They make bookkeeping a breeze. Would recommend a thousand times over because it has been crucial to my business growth.
After trying multiple accounting apps for 10 years, ZipBooks was finally the solution. My clients can pay online & accept quotes through a simple, interactive process. Clients love it as much as I do.
I never studied accounting, but I found this software to be very user friendly for basic bookkeeping. I was able to figure it out in a short period of time. ZipBooks, I love you!
Why not have bookkeeping software that is delightful and intuitive? Do you like using your old, boring software? Nah, didn't think so. ZipBooks rocks!
This is by far the best app that has helped me with my small business. It has made accounting, invoicing, and tracking payments a breeze! I really love it!
ZipBooks is a modern, feature-rich alternative to Xero that gives you all the classic accounting features you need plus automated customer engagement features to help you grow your business. Compare ZipBooks vs. Xero Accounting below.
Tons of bookkeepers and accountants work in ZipBooks every day—they love the intuitive interface, built on an architecture of sound, time-tested accounting principles.
Plus, ZipBooks brings client communication out of the dark age. Unlike Xero or any alternative, ZipBooks Accountant lets you text your clients straight from your online dashboard. When you’ve got a question about a transaction, they text you back right from their phones for faster reconciliation.
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ZipBooks machine learning helps you categorize transactions even faster. The more transactions are categorized, the smarter our software gets—leaving you or your accountant with less and less to do.
We've made bank reconciliation dead-simple. Rather than stuffing your dashboard with unnecessary details like Xero, ZipBooks highlights current balances and check marks to instantly show you what needs to be done to reconcile.
Press play and get to work. Our built-in time-tracking component lets you start time on one device and end it on another. Move across clients seamlessly and when you're ready, pull time into invoices to be billed.
Our native app makes accounting on the go easy. In addition to our iOS app, we have built a flawless mobile interface. When you log-in to ZipBooks on your phone, you'll enjoy full functionality and features.
In Xero, tracking is limited to only two categories. ZipBooks lets you create as many custom tags as you want! Smart tagging helps you sort transactions (by vendor, customer, location, etc.) and then, run instantaneous reports based on any tag combination.
We know that the accounting software space is crowded—and it can sometimes be hard to distinguish between the winners and the zeroes. ZipBooks was founded because we strongly believe that small businesses deserve better.
We’re here to the give the big guys a run for their money.
Like Xero, we help you get paid faster and streamline invoicing. But unlike Xero, we don’t charge for it.
Free doesn’t mean flimsy though. Our Starter plan has all the features you need to get your business off the ground. And when it’s time to take the training wheels off, we make it easy to upgrade—you keep all your data and a great price.
As a small business owner, every penny counts. So let us save you a few pennies.