It always surprises me that small businesses and freelancers are still creating invoices manually because there are free invoicing solutions available that work much better.
Simply creating the invoices isn’t the important part. Tracking whether you’ve been paid or not is! While we can send invoices in PayPal and it has some elementary tracking ability, invoicing solutions provide far better tracking.
Take, for example, Due.com. Even their free version allows you to manage clients, projects, and tasks. The home page of the dashboard (shown below) shows you how many overdue invoices you have and what the outstanding balances are. [Read more…]