In, out, done. Fast, easy accounting for your small business.

Wave's accounting tools are 100% free, secure, and accountant-approved. Real accounting, unlimited invoicing and more.

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The world's fastest growing small business accounting software.

Made specifically for entrepreneurs, freelancers, consultants and small businesses with 9 employees or less.
And it's 100% free.

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Free accounting software

Huge features, zero price

We know small business. So Wave has accounting tools that work the way you do, and they're all free.

Easy accounting software

Real accounting, for non-accountants

You’re not pretending to run a business, so don’t pretend to do your accounting with “lite” cloud accounting software. Wave is accountant-approved, so you can run your business better, with less effort.

No more manual entry

No more manual entry

Simply connect Wave securely to your bank account, PayPal or other sources of data. Transactions appear right in your accounting in no time flat.

Accounting reports

Professional reports

Generate accurate reports like balance sheets, sales tax reports, A/R and A/P for yourself, your accountant or your investors.

Invoicing & Payroll integration

Seamless invoicing & payroll

Wave's tools were built to work together in perfect harmony. Use Wave's unlimited invoicing and affordable small-business payroll whenever you need it, and your data is synchronized everywhere, instantly.

Unlimited accounting software

No limits

Use Wave's accounting tools as much as you want, with as many customers, invoices, expenses and reports as you need. There are no limits and no tiers: Accounting is always 100% free.

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When we say free accounting software, we mean it.

Not just a free trial

Wave's accounting tools stay free no matter how much you use them. Unlimited everything, including invoicing and expense tracking. No sneaky pricing tiers that raise your rates. This isn't just a free trial. Our un-pricing is simple: Wave's accounting tools are free, period.

Here's how we do it

100% free, not free-ish


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