10 Free Tools for Running a Business

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Best For Accounting: FreshBooks
Another way to minimize accounting headaches, this Web-based service lets you log hours spent on tasks, prepare work estimates, and send invoices. It also lets you accept payments from customers on your website by credit card, PayPal or 13 other payment gateways. FreshBooks provides detailed reports on sales, expenses, and other financials. The FreshBook iPhone app also lets users snap photographs of paper receipts to capture the expenses and automatically create invoices for clients. Cost: Free for companies with up to three clients