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Introducing Cash Receipt Templates!

Published September 16, 2020



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We’ve added an awesome new feature to our site recently. Have you noticed?





Introducing cash receipts! Create and send these smaller, simpler receipts whenever you receive a cash payment from your customers.

In addition, the cash receipt also comes with a bit of a bonus feature. Whenever an invoice is marked as paid, your receipt will be automatically generated for you to download for your records!





Send this auto-generated receipt to your customers to confirm you’ve marked their invoice as paid. And for our users on the free plan, don’t worry! This auto-generated cash receipt won’t count towards your monthly limit.

To create a cash receipt, or any other invoicing document, head over to our invoice generator now!


How to Make Your Small Business More Professional

Published September 08, 2020



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The beauty of starting a small business is that anyone can do it. In the United States alone, there are 30.7 million small businesses, making up 99.9% of the businesses in the country! But with such a large number of small businesses, it’s hard to make yours stand out. The best way to stand out is by positioning yourself and your business as a more professional and well-established venture. 

How do you do that? Here are five tips we’ve put together for you:


9 Invoicing Documents, and When You Should Use Them

Published September 02, 2020



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For small businesses, keeping track of your finances is a daunting task. If accounting isn’t your strength, all the different types of documents can be overwhelming. How do you write them? When should you use one over the others? 

That’s why we at Invoice Home have compiled this list of 9 widely-used documents, how they work, and when to use them. To create any of these documents, head over to our invoice generator to get started with one of our more than 100 templates!


Common Mistakes Freelancers Make

Published August 24, 2020



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Becoming a freelancer is exciting! Being your own boss is a freeing feeling, and one that few get to realize. But the road to becoming a successful freelancer can be long, and it gets bumpy along the way. Luckily, many of these bumps are common, fixable mistakes. We’ve put together 7 of the most common mistakes that new (and veteran) freelancers tend to make, and how to avoid them.


How to Network Without Leaving Your Home

Published August 18, 2020



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As we venture further into the work-from-home era, networking is becoming more difficult. There are fewer opportunities to shake hands and connect with other people out in the “real world”. But that doesn’t mean that networking is suddenly less important. If anything, the lack of face-to-face interactions has made connecting with others even more essential. With fewer chances to make impressions, it’s vital to have the impressions that you do make stand out. 

Luckily, the world of online networking has continued to evolve. There are many platforms to connect with others, both personally and professionally. But it’s hard to know which methods will actually be effective, and which will leave you lost in the shuffle. That’s why we’ve compiled a list of some of the best methods for networking from home!


6 Signs That You Might be Ready for a Side Hustle

Published August 07, 2020



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A side hustle (AKA a “side gig” or “side job”) is a great way to earn extra income, build a portfolio, and gain experience. And it’s only getting more common. According to Bankrate, 49 percent of Americans under 35 reported having a side hustle in 2019. You’re probably wondering if it’s time to start your own! In this post, we’ve highlighted 6 signs of a successful side hustler. If any of these apply to you, it might be time to get started.


8 Financial Blogs Small Business Owners Need to Read

Published July 29, 2020



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Breaking news: running a business is hard. There are so many different aspects to juggle as a small business owner that it’s impossible to be an expert in everything. But one area stands out as the biggest problem for small businesses: finances. According to smallbizgenius.com, 82% of small businesses that fail do so because of financial issues.

At Invoice Home, we know your business is your prized possession, so you should have every resource you need to make sure it’s running strong. We’ve compiled a list of 8 financial blogs (in no particular order) that every small business owner should read.


How to Prevent Late Payments on Invoices

Published July 20, 2020



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Getting paid shouldn’t be a hassle. But unfortunately, we’ve all had customers that take our payment terms and conditions as nothing more than a polite recommendation. Other times, customers can just forget about your invoice. In fact, almost half of freelancers have consistently been paid late. It can feel like it’s out of your hands, but there are steps you can take to prevent and deal with pesky late-paying customers.


Top 10 Countries by Startup Ecosystem

Published December 30, 2019



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StartupBlink’s yearly report on Startup Ecosystems around the globe was released for 2019. This report uses special algorithms and data points to rank over 100 countries around the globe and illustrate where startup founders can expect to find the best support from like-minded entrepreneurs, infrastructure, governments and much more.

Without further ado, here are the top 10 countries by startup ecosystem according to StartupBlink’s 2019 report:


5 Reasons To Use Paperless Invoices

Published September 04, 2019



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It’s 2019—self-driving cars, 3D printed wardrobes, and robots with the ability to predict and react like real people all exist. And you’re still manually printing and mailing your invoices? Think again. It’s time to embrace technology. Go paperless and start sending invoices with the click of a button! Read on if you’re interested in exploring the various business benefits of going paperless.


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