What do you do if your customer is also your supplier, and you don’t want to do needless bank transfers to them to pay for services, only to then receive the money back from them for your invoices? In Xero there is quite a clever way around this problem using the Suspense Account.  First some.. read more →

10 Jun 2015
June 10, 2015

Case Study – MD Autocare

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One of our clients, MD Autocare, have used Sage Instant accounts for a few year to do their company accounts.  They are our first clients to install the new Sage in the Cloud functionality (Sage Drive) and are the subject of this case study. Background MD Autocare are a garage and workshop based in Stoke.. read more →

11 May 2015
May 11, 2015

Sage One Automatic Bank Feeds

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Sage One is Sage’s cloud based Accounts and Payroll software for small business owners.  It is a flexible online system with all the features small businesses need to control cash flow and manage business performance, and now they have added free automatic bank feeds. Bank Feeds Bank feeds connect your accounts package to your bank.. read more →

16 Mar 2015
March 16, 2015

Sage Instant Accounts 2015

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The latest version of Sage’s entry level desktop accounting package has now been released, but the system is no longer tied to the desktop! Sage Drive Sage Instant now has the same Sage Drive features available as Sage 50.  As well as the ability for your accountant to connect to your data live, included with.. read more →

02 Feb 2015
February 2, 2015

Sage 50 in the Cloud

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If you love your Sage 50 and have been using it for years, but need to access your accounts quickly and easily away from the office then what can you do?  Sage have Sage One, which is their Cloud based solution, but Sage One is a completely different product, and those who are used to the.. read more →

12 Jan 2015
January 12, 2015

Sage One Partners

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Silicon Bullet have now become Sage One partners. Sage One is the cloud based accounting and payroll solution from Sage.  To add to our portfolio of accounting products we are now able to supply and support Sage One customers too. Benefits Sage One is flexible as it is available on line so as long as.. read more →

08 Dec 2014
December 8, 2014

Xero Certified

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Alison at Silicon Bullet has been working hard learning all about a relative newcomer into the accounting market in the UK – Xero. Xero was founded in July 2006 in New Zealand by Rod Drury and Hamish Edwards as they wanted to revolutionise small business accounting.  The beauty of Xero is that it connects small.. read more →