Is online accounting software for freelancers and small business owners too difficult to learn and use?
That what FreshBooks asked when they surveyed 300 North American-based accountants and bookkeepers with small business clients were asked their opinions about online accounting software for freelancers and small business owners.
71% of respondents to the survey – the clear majority – said that their clients used QuickBooks.
Survey Results: Online Accounting Software is Too Complicated
The research found that:
- Almost 68% say small business owners find it intimidating
- Almost 69% say small business owners find it difficult to learn
- 83% agree it’s typical for small business owners to make mistakes when using it
- 2 out of 3 believe small business owners require specialised accounting skills or experience to use it
FreshBooks surveyed more than 300 North American-based accountants and bookkeepers online in January of 2019. Respondents were asked their opinions about small business accounting software. The study’s margin of error is +/- 5.5% at 95% confidence.
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