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Halloween Costume Contest ’14: Vote for Your Favorite!


Here we go again—it’s Halloween! And FreshBooks is alive with ghouls, ghosts and goblins. As we aspire to do each and every year, the FreshBooks team wants to knock your socks off with some amazing costumes, and we’d love for you—our customers and friends—to check out all the costumes and …

WANTED: Your Halloween Spirit in Exchange for a Chance to Win Big

by Faraz Shafaghi  |  October 30/2014  |  ,

Update (Oct. 30th) – Halloween is just one day away! Don’t be a halloweenie and join in on the world’s biggest small business halloween contest for a chance to win big. Check your calendars – Halloween is just one week away…and you’ve likely been so busy …

Uniting a community, one bean at a time – The story behind #FreshBrew


Today, the FreshMobile will be delivering free #FreshBrew coffee—a unique blend of Ethiopian and Honduran coffee beans—to entrepreneurs attending the Small Business Forum at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre. Everyone loves coffee, especially free delicious coffee brought to you by FreshBooks, but …

Introducing #FreshBrew – Just in time for Canadian Small Business Week


What do small business owners, entrepreneurs and freelancers thrive on? Simple. Coffee. OK, it’s not necessarily that simple, but let’s face it, when those late nights and early mornings kick in, coffee becomes every entrepreneur’s best friend. With this in mind, during Canadian Small …

September Caption Challenge

by FreshBooks  |  September 4/2014  | 
September Caption Challenge

UPDATE: This giveaway is now closed. Thank you to everyone who participated. By random draw, Bayworx was selected as the winner. And thanks again to everyone for playing! For many, September feels like the start of a new year – kids going back to school, office supplies are on sale and of course a change …

Why Movember matters at FreshBooks

by Fabiola Torres  |  November 27/2013  |  ,

My dad was diagnosed with prostate cancer in May 2010. My family and I had never heard about this cancer nor had anyone in the family gone through this process. We learned very quickly what it was about as my dad had to go through …

Halloween Costume Contest ’13: Vote for Your Favorite!

by Donald Cowper  |  October 31/2013  | 

Want to get in on the action in 2014? Check out FreshBooks’ Freshoween Contest details here.  Update: Richard and Lisa have won our 2013 Halloween Costume Contest for their awe-inspiring rendition of Gravity. And a big congrats also goes to Steven for winning our random …

Is your business zombie proof?


Today’s economy is truly global, and so is the threat of viral postvivo cannibalism, or “zombie-ism.”  In order to compete in a fast-paced global environment, your business must be adaptable, efficient, and safe from the onslaught of the ravenous undead hordes who seek to reduce …

SXSW 2013: 5 Things That Give Austin Its Unique Vibe

by Faraz Shafaghi  |  March 8/2013  |  ,

Today marks day 1 of #SXSW and to kick things off, we held a FreshBooks customer meet-up in the heart of downtown Austin last night. With the drinks and appetizers flowing, we got to chit-chatting and naturally found ourselves immersed in deep conversations about things …

FreshBooks Wins Gold For Customer Service

by Randy Pante  |  March 5/2013  |  ,

Last week, the FreshBooks Support Team was honoured with the Gold Stevie Award for Best Front-Line Customer Service Team. You might be asking though, “what are the Stevie Awards”? The Stevie Awards are the world’s top sales, contact center, and customer service awards! Past winners …

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