Small businesses to offer easy credit card payments with Wave app

In another move to serve its small business customers, Toronto-based company Wave Accounting Inc. has released a new mobile app for Apple iOS, giving small businesses the ability to accept credit cards or

Published on: November 29th, 2013 Candice So

New iOS payroll app launched for SMBs

Wave, a Toronto-based developer of cloud-based finance tools for the small business market, has launched an iOS payroll tool app to supplement its online payroll application. Payroll by Wave for iOS allows small

Published on: April 24th, 2013 Jeff Jedras

Wave Accounting transforms with new Wave rebrand

Toronto-based online accounting software startup Wave Accounting is rebranding itself and calling out its major competitors in the bookkeeping business.Wave Accounting has re-launched to become WaveApps.com and has launched a suite of new

Published on: December 17th, 2012 Brian Jackson

Wave Accounting acquires personal finance tools firm

Toronto-based personal investment tracking tools firm Vuru Inc. has been acquired by free online service Wave Accounting.In an acquisition deal in which the terms were not announced, Wave Accounting says that Vuru co-founders

Published on: August 21st, 2012 Brian Jackson

Who’s the most influential Canadian in small business?

There are only five days left to vote for the 100 people, companies and organizations that have had the most influence on small businesses in North America during the past year.Canadian nominees for

Published on: July 31st, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

Wave Accounting’s online network gets more social

Toronto-based Wave Accounting is reshaping its online network of small business customers and accounting professionals to more closely resemble a social network.The company offers free small business accounting software online. NowWave, which has

Published on: July 31st, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

Government incentives have almost no impact on creating startups: study

Just days after Ottawa asked for input on how to spend $400 million in new venture capital funding, a new study suggests government programs have almost no influence on entrepreneurs launching startups in

Published on: June 26th, 2012 Christine Wong

Wave Accounting lands US$12 M in series B financing

Toronto startup Wave Accounting has landed a series B round of financing worth US$12 million, plus some impressive new backers that include a former Facebook vice-president. The funding comes from OMERS Ventures (the

Published on: May 16th, 2012 Christine Wong

Intuit Canada launches QuickBooks Online

Businesses scrambling to get their books in order ahead of the end-of-the month deadline for filing taxes now have one more option for help with the launch of QuickBooks Online.Intuit Canada has launched

Published on: April 11th, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

Spently to offer free cloud-based digital receipts service

In one episode of Seinfeld, George Costanza has an issue with his wallet. It is impossibly overstuffed with money from Ireland, an Orlando-area gas coupon, coffee sweetener, and receipts – to the point

Published on: December 23rd, 2011 Brian Jackson

Wave Accounting and Wattpad win people’s choice awards at CIX

Toronto-based Wave Accounting won the people's choice award as most innovative ICT company at the Canadian Innovation Exchange (CIX) today, and Wattpad took the digital media category prize.Twenty companies in the digital media

Published on: December 1st, 2011 Brian Jackson

Mint launches in Canada, competes with Wave Accounting

Canadians suddenly have a couple of options if they want their personal financial data crunched into polished pie charts and neat bar graphs.Intuit Inc.'s Mint.com has now officially launched its Canadian site. The

Published on: December 2nd, 2010 Brian Jackson

Wave Accounting offers free budget tracking for small businesses

A Toronto start-up launched a free online accounting service for small businesses on Tuesday, aiming to compete directly with spreadsheets and shoeboxes.Wave Accounting connects with the bank accounts and credit cards of entrepreneurs

Published on: November 23rd, 2010 Brian Jackson