For most businesses, it makes good sense to get started with some sort of basic accounting software. Then, as financial, customer service and other requirements demands increases, you can move to a more sophisticated business management system.
However, the challenge is in recognizing the right time to make the switch. When you are immersed in the day to day operations, it’s easy to ignore the warning sign , i.e. “red flags” of trouble ahead. The stories that follow in this article about Warning Signs your Accounting Software is Hurting your Business, are based on real companies. Real people, just like you who were having problems because they kept their entry or legacy accounting system a little too long.