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A Year in Review: FreshBooks’ Biggest Product Releases of 2020

Here’s a look at the biggest product features that launched on FreshBooks this year, built for owners like you.


Let’s start with an understatement: 2020 has been a crazy year to run a business. But despite all the trials and tribulations, FreshBooks has been working hard to deliver new ways for you to get paid, manage client relationships, and track every dollar you earn. The goal? Giving you a better sense of where your business is at today, so you can make 2021 your best year yet.

Here’s a look at some of the biggest features that launched on FreshBooks this year.

Easily Manage Your Bills With Accounts Payable

Do you pay for an internet bill every month? Or pay rent for office space? Accounts Payable in FreshBooks makes it easy to track every bill payment you make and owe to vendors. Plus, run reports like Profit & Loss and Cash Flow Statement to know exactly where you stand at tax time and beyond. Learn more here.

Mileage Tracking. Now Live on Android and iOS.

Automatically track your mileage as you drive, easily categorize your business trips, and watch your potential tax deduction grow with the new Mileage Tracking feature – now live in both the iOS and Android mobile app. Learn more here.

PayPal Is Now on the New FreshBooks

Get paid in 25 currencies from 202 countries on an Invoice or using a Checkout Link with PayPal. It’s built to make it easier for your clients to pay in their preferred currency, while helping you track everything in yours. Learn more here.

Start Accepting Partial Payments on Invoices

You can now accept Partial Payments on invoices to provide your clients with added payment relief. This feature is available on both WePay and Stripe for all payment types. Learn more here.

Use Checkout Links to Accept Payments Online

Checkout Links allow you to collect payments on fixed priced items and services using a simple URL. Just create a link, share it with your client online, and FreshBooks will provide them with an automated receipt. Learn more here.

Track Overpayments, Refunds, and Discounts with Credits

You can now easily track overpayments, refunds, and discounts, using the new Credits feature. Just create one in your account, and then apply it to an invoice. Plus, keep track of all Credits for specific clients, so you know exactly where you stand. Learn more here.

Every Small (But Mighty) New Feature Released in 2020

Above are just a handful of the updates that went out this year. So if you want to take a look at some of the smaller features that were added to help your business, click here.

Have a Question?

Our support team is here to help, every step of the way. So if you need a hand getting started with these features, reach out here!



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Sr. Copywriter, FreshBooks Dave is a Senior Copywriter currently working for FreshBooks, serving all the amazing businesses using the platform. When he’s not writing, Dave can likely be found binging Netflix alongside his dog Indy.