The less time you spend on your books, the better. An intuitive interface, at-a-glance views, and complementary mobile apps make it easy to manage your finances at the office, before a walkthrough, or in between closings.
With detailed expense tracking, categorization, and reporting, find out which expenses are taking the most from your bottom line.
You won’t find unintuitive design or chunky blocks here. Wave was built for modern real estate professionals in mind, not CPAs. Get up and running in a matter of minutes and train anyone on your staff to take over.
My fav tool for invoicing and accounting is Wave. Totally free. Easy-to-use. And I love the interface!
Get started in seconds
All you have to do is sign up with an email and you’re ready to start using Wave. There’s no lengthy or complex implementation process here. Get set up and get back to your business.
Eliminate manual bookkeeping
Automatic payment transaction reconciliation, bill and invoice reminders, and unlimited bank account and credit card connections take out the tedious tasks associated with managing the books.
Easy to understand accounting reports
You don’t need to be an Excel wiz to understand your office’s financials. Export profit/loss, sales tax, cash flow, comparative, and more reports with visual graphs that make the information easy to comprehend.
Pain-free outsourced accounting and tax prep
Hand off your books at year-end to your accountant — add them as a limited user or email exported financial statements and reports directly from Wave. Wave uses accountant-approved, real double entry accounting.
Wrangle in your expenses
Create buckets and categories for your expenses so you can see where the company’s budget is going. Save money by cutting expenses you don't really need.
Track your business’s financial health
Keep an eye on the big picture to ensure sustainable profitability. High level dashboard views paired with detailed reports show month-to-month or year-to-year comparisons to identify cash flow trends.
4.4 out of 5 stars based on user reviews collected by G2Crowd as of Spring 2022.
Frequently Asked Questions
Is your software actually free?
Wave's optional paid features include online payment processing, payroll software, and access to personalized bookkeeping services and coaching through Wave Advisors. If you're interested in using payroll software, you can start a free 30-day trial when you sign up for Wave.
What’s the catch—how does Wave make money?
Wave makes money through our optional, paid money management features include online payment processing, payroll software, and access to personalized bookkeeping services and coaching through Wave Advisors. These features help keep our invoicing, accounting, and business banking (currently only available to sole proprietors in the US) free.
If you're interested in our payroll software, you can start a free 30-day trial when you sign up for Wave.
Is Wave's software something I need to install?
Wave's money management tools are web-based, so you just need an Internet connection and browser to manage your books. No installation is necessary for our online software!
If you're looking for an on-the-go money management solution, you can also install our mobile app to help you manage invoices, payments, and business banking. Download our mobile app on iOS and Android today!
Is my data secure when I use Wave?
Completely. Our servers are protected physically and electronically. Any connections between you, your bank accounts, and Wave are protected by 256-bit SSL encryption. Wave is a PCI-DSS Level 1 Service Provider.
Do you provide customer support?
We provide different levels of support for customers who use different features and services from Wave. Full details on how Wave support works are available here.