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Take the Hassle Out of Getting Paid

Set up invoices the way you want and effortlessly get paid.  Automate the rest with recurring invoices, online payments, and late payment reminders.

Create Seamless Client Communication

Pitch clients, provide project updates, and collect project feedback. Easily collaborate with clients to keep things moving forward and deliver results.

Know Your Business and How It’s Performing

See at a glance how healthy your business is and what projects are most profitable. Easily prepare detailed financial reports and make informed business decisions.

Take the Hassle Out of Getting Paid

Set up invoices the way you want and effortlessly get paid.  Automate the rest with recurring invoices, online payments, and late payment reminders.

Create Seamless Client Communication

Pitch clients, provide project updates, and collect project feedback. Easily collaborate with clients to keep things moving forward and deliver results.

Know Your Business and How It’s Performing

See at a glance how healthy your business is and what projects are most profitable. Easily prepare detailed financial reports and make informed business decisions.

Easy-to-Use Accounting & Bookkeeping Features

Near-Instant Invoicing

Impress your clients with professional-quality invoices you can create and send in moments, then de-stress yourself by accepting payments online. Use automatic payment reminders to keep your cash flow flowing.
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Bill Clients Fast, Get Paid Faster

Build custom invoices for your clients, set up automated recurring billing and payment options, and get paid 2x faster—all on the same platform.
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Keep an Eye on the Big Picture

Simple or complex, your finances tell you how your business is doing. FreshBooks’ easy-to-use Double-Entry Accounting tools and reports show profitability, cash flow health, and details your spending.
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Never Miss an Expense

FreshBooks lets you snap receipt photos, forward email receipts to your account, and import expenses from your bank account. Then organize and assign them to clients. Tracking every dollar keeps you ready for tax time.
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Track Time to the Minute

You (and your team) work on lots of projects at once, and missing billable time can be costly. Time Tracking in FreshBooks makes it easy for teams to log time and automatically add it to invoices, so all time is accounted for.
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Keep Everyone on the Same Page

With a business to run and projects to manage, it’s tough to keep everyone synced up and on schedule. Projects in FreshBooks make it easy for your clients, team, and contractors to collaborate, and share files and updates…all in one place.
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Know Your Business Better

Easily track every dollar in and out of your business then run reports to see how your business is doing. And at tax time, do it yourself or just give your accountant access to quickly find what they need.
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Pay Your Team in 5 Clicks

Simplify paying your team when you run payroll right from your FreshBooks account. Automatically file & pay payroll taxes and get a complete view of your accounting, billing, and payroll in one place.
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Get Paid Faster

Customize and automate invoices by selecting a template that suits your brand. Add sales tax and turn on features like invoice reminders. Clients can pay with credit cards & bank transfers (ACH) for faster payments.

Know Your Business and How It’s Performing

With your financials all in one place, it’s easier to manage project profitability and plan for the future. See how your business is performing with the straightforward dashboard and financial reporting.

Seamless Client Communication

Pitch clients, showcase your work, and get paid all in one place. Keep clients in the loop with structured proposals and estimates, easy payment options, and feedback collection. You can also use eSignatures to sign off on work and contracts. 

Organized Project Reports

Keep your projects organized in one place, and always know the status of your projects with comprehensive reports. See how you are trending to budget, your project profitability and team member efficiency.

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Advertising and Marketing Agencies Prefer FreshBooks. The Reviews Prove It.

4.0 Excellent 

(Editor’s Choice Award)

“FreshBooks offers a well-rounded, intuitive, and attractive double-entry accounting experience that supports invoices and estimates; expenses; time tracking; and projects.”

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4.4 Excellent 

(4,214+ verified user reviews)

“FreshBooks automates daily accounting activities, namely invoice creation, payment acceptance, expenses tracking, billable time tracking, and financial reporting.”

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4.5 Excellent 

(663+ verified user reviews)

“FreshBooks is an online accounting and invoicing service that saves you time and makes you look professional – Fortune 500 professional.”

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4.47 Excellent 

(4,211+ verified user reviews)

“FreshBooks takes billing out of your hands and puts it on autopilot. Set up automated invoicing, online payment options, and late payment reminders to get paid 2x faster.”

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How FreshBooks Helps Marketing Professionals and Agencies Thrive

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Accounting Software Integrations and Apps for Marketing Professionals and Agencies

Easily integrate your FreshBooks accounting system with over 100+ partner apps, including CRMs, scheduling, email software, and more. Automate your work, book appointments, and analyze results with apps that simplify your business. 

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Does Your Marketing Agency Have Complex Needs and a Growing Team?

FreshBooks Select is a custom accounting software plan built to save time and money, and ensure your growing professional services business has the accounting software it needs so you always make the smartest business decisions.

What you get from the Select Plan:

  • A dedicated account manager to train your team and migrate your books from other platforms
  • Access to lower credit card fees and transaction rates
  • Access to Priority Support comprised of our most seasoned support team members
  • The ability to add 2 team member accounts for free

Accounting Software by Industry

Feeling overwhelmed by bookkeeping? FreshBooks offers industry-specific accounting software that simplifies finances and boosts efficiency, letting you focus on what truly matters. Visit our industry pages below to learn how FreshBooks can fulfil all your accounting needs!

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Frequently Asked Questions

What is marketing professionals’ and advertising agencies’ accounting software?

FreshBooks cloud-based accounting is built with marketing and advertising agencies like you in mind to help you get paid for every penny of your hard work. Send professional invoices fast, track time, note pricing, calculate expenses, and manage your business finances, all in one place.

Now with a fully integrated, industry-standard double-entry accounting feature available on any device, you can easily manage project profitability and your bookkeeping from anywhere at any time.

FreshBooks is perfect for small-business owners, self-employed individuals, and advertising agencies who want to streamline processes and save time.

What are the benefits of using accounting software for marketing agencies and creative teams?

FreshBooks is cloud-based accounting software built especially for businesses and agency owners. With easy-to-use accounting features, including invoicing, robust financial reports, time tracking, and real-time visibility into your financial management, you can spend time working on your business instead of in your business. You can also add your accountant directly to your FreshBooks small business account, streamlining processes and making communication easier. 

Why is FreshBooks the best accounting software for marketing agencies and creative teams?

The accounting software your advertising or creative agency needs may differ from other marketing professionals and advertising agencies. No matter your requirements, FreshBooks has you covered! Some key features you can use in your FreshBooks accounting software, include managing client projects and profitability, expense tracking, task management, creating robust financial reports, managing financial processes, tracking time, estimates, bookkeeping, and more. 

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