I am an accountant and am pretty good with receipts, but even I hate filling out expense reports. Along comes Expensify onto my iPhone and I was able to hand in my expense report right after my plane landed (well, ok the next day).
I was on a recent business trip and my usual thing would be to save the receipts in an envelope and after few weeks after I got back, fill out an expense report spreadsheet. Of course when I did finally get to it I would have to remember the details of the trip to get the expenses in the correct categories, (i’m sure you can relate).
- I would scan my receipts (using Genius Scan), it connects to Expensify and transfers the image into the application
- I would add the charges into the Expensify iPhone app and put them in the correct categories.
- I would attached the scanned receipt to the charge.
When I got back to the office I logged on to the Expensify website and there it was, a spreadsheet with the expenses and the receipts attached that I could print or email to whoever needed/wanted it.
What was the longest time it took you to fill out an expense report? Leave a comment.
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