Sage recently announced that Sage 50 Accounts 2014 has entered its ‘Withdrawal of Support’ phase.
What does this mean for your business?
As your Sage Business Partner, AlphaLogix will continue to support your current version. And also honour any support contract you have with us. However your Sage system is now officially out of date. From January 2017 onward, you will lose the trade-in value of your Sage software and any upgrade will have to be purchased at full retail price.
What are your options?
You don’t need to do anything right away, though it may be worth considering upgrading to the the 2016 version. The new 2016 version is also available on subscription – ensuring you are always on the latest version of the software.
As a long established, Accredited Sage Business Partner since 1995, we have the experience to support and advise you with a high quality, personal service. Our experienced Sage specialists are always here to help you with any queries you may have from choosing the best Sage accounting software to suit your business needs right through to training, support, and developing customisations for your Sage system.
If you choose to upgrade to Sage 50 Accounts v2016, here some of the new features:
- Simple access rights set up.
- Clearly labelled keyboard short-cuts make it easy to become an efficient user.
- Simple and modern design that makes it easy to use.
- Schedule regular automatic backups that won’t interrupt your work.
Manage your customers
- Sage 50 Accounts Mobile Sales app*. Up to date information on your tablet to help initiate and close sales and manage your sales pipeline.
- Flag and hide inactive customer records.
Manage your finances
- Real time collaboration with your accountant with Sage Drive Connections**.
- Advanced aged debtors and creditor reporting.
- Error correction.
- Access to Sage Payments.
- Access to Credit Hound Express*†.
Manage your business
- Sage Drive enabled**.
- Flag and hide inactive product records.
- Anywhere/anytime access with Sage Drive Connections**.
- Sage 50 Accounts Tracker mobile app – up to date, convenient and meaningful business insight on your smartphone**.
- Efficient performance with up to 1.5 million transactions.
* Charges may apply.
** 12 months use included with new licences and upgrades. Thereafter charges might apply.
† Only available for subscription contracts.
Give us a call today on 0845 259 3141 if you would like to discuss in more detail!
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