$0/month for unlimited invoicing, forever

With your Wave account, invoicing is unlimited, free, and always will be. So why pay for limitations with FreshBooks?

Why Wave

Wave has free, unlimited invoicing and accounting

That’s right: 100% free. $0/month. No credit card required to sign up.

Why are we free? Read our beliefs here.

Free doesn't mean fewer features

Wave is fully-loaded, powerful, and professional business software.

Every feature is available right away, unlike other tiered accounting software.

Quick and easy set-up

We don’t believe in trials or demos to get started.

You can create your free Wave account, set up your business in minutes and see for yourself.

Everything you need to confidently run your business

Wave VS. FreshBooks

Wave
FreshBooks (fees per tier, not feature)
Invoicing for up to 5 clients
Wave
Free and unlimited
FreshBooks (fees per tier, not feature)
$15/month
Invoicing for up to 50 clients
Wave
Free and unlimited
FreshBooks (fees per tier, not feature)
$25/month
Invoicing for up to 500 clients
Wave
Free and unlimited
FreshBooks (fees per tier, not feature)
$50/month
Add partners or accountants as collaborators
Wave
Free and unlimited
FreshBooks (fees per tier, not feature)
$10/month per collaborator
Financial reporting
Wave
Free and unlimited
FreshBooks (fees per tier, not feature)
$15-$50/month
Scan receipts with your phone
Wave
Free and unlimited
FreshBooks (fees per tier, not feature)
$15-$50/month
Apps for iOS and Android
Wave
Free
FreshBooks (fees per tier, not feature)
$15-$50/month
Online payment processing
Wave
1% per bank payment (ACH/EFT). 2.9% + 30¢ per transaction for all credit cards
FreshBooks (fees per tier, not feature)
2.9% + 30¢ per transaction for most credit cards. 3.5% + 30¢ per transaction for AMEX

Customers love Wave

4.4 out of 5 stars based on user reviews collected by G2Crowd as of spring 2019.

"This application blows the doors off FreshBooks. I have been using FreshBooks for years and have paid them hundreds of dollars in software use fees. Wave's full of awesome tools. [Wave’s] focus on details, user experience, layout, color, all get a thumbs up from this website developer!"

P.D., P.D.

Features

Here's why you'll love Wave.

Accounting

  • Powerful, cloud-based accounting software
  • Unlimited, secure and reliable bank connections
  • Easy-to-use for freelancers and small business owners (while making accountants happy with robust reports and functionality)

Invoicing

  • Professional and customizable invoices that are quick and easy to create
  • Send unlimited recurring invoices to as many customers as you want
  • Download Wave’s free apps for iOS and Android to send invoices on the go

Payments

  • Seamlessly connects with Wave’s free invoicing and accounting software
  • Fees as low as 1% per transaction, with no subscription fees or hidden charges
  • Time-saving features like scheduled payment reminders and automatic credit card payments