Bank reconciliation is the process of comparing your business financial records with transactions on business bank statements to make sure they match. It helps you:
One automated process saves you hours. Snap receipts and invoices and upload them to Sage Accounting in a click. Then your data is matched to bank transactions automatically.
Control your cash
Easily and securely view potential transactions in one place, choose which ones to match, and apply rules so that you have complete confidence in your finances.
With a simple, automated process that cuts out the admin, it’s easy to reduce the chance of human error, view bank charges, and spot fraudulent activity.
Get the data you need, faster
Set up simple filters and search for transactions using invoice numbers, amounts, and contact references. View all potential transactions in one clear list so they’re easy to match with your financial records.
Match transactions automatically
Save time on admin with bank rules. Set up rules for incoming and outgoing bank transactions to prepopulate details and save time. Create and split bank transactions and quickly see where a bank statement line matches a rule.
Create rule transactions in bulk
Create transactions in bulk at the click of a button to save valuable time.
Import files directly
Now, you can import files directly or easily push your files from AutoEntry into a bank feed to save even more time.
Software that learns with you
Sage Accounting intelligently learns from your category selections and automatically populates and routes transactions in Sage Accounting.
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There can be times when your financial records might not be the same as the transactions appearing on your business bank statement. Bank reconciliation simply means that you’re comparing these records and identifying the differences between the two. It helps to keep finances accurate and reduce human error.
You can match cash accounts to bank statements through bank reconciliation software. This helps to keep you to stay compliant and keep your finances accurate. With Sage bank reconciliation accounting software, you can save time too. Automatically connect your bank to Sage Accounting to use a direct bank feed, or import bank statements. And get a complete view of your finances, anytime.
You can prepare a bank reconciliation by comparing your cash account records from your business to your bank statements. If the ending balance in your company's cash account is equal to the ending balance on your monthly bank statement, the accounts are reconciled.
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