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Likelihood to Recommend

Netchex

I think Netchex is great for a small to mid-sized business where employee turnover is low. The most time-consuming and frustrating parts of Netchex are also associated with the number of employees I have to add/delete from the system each season.
Mindy Yeager, PHR | TrustRadius Reviewer

QuickBooks Desktop Premier

QuickBooks Premier is not well suited to manufacturing industries, as it cannot handle the complicated inventory requirements of raw materials, work in process, and finished goods. Retailers and Wholesalers can use QuickBooks Premier as long as they have an add-on inventory tracking program or Point of Sale system that integrates with QuickBooks. Likewise, restaurants would need specialized restaurant software that integrates with QuickBooks Premier. Non-profits can use QuickBooks Premier non-profit edition, but if they use fund accounting, it will require some complicated work-arounds. QuickBooks Premier is well-suited to most construction trades, personal and professional services providers, small retailers, and rental property owners.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Feature Rating Comparison

Payroll Management

Netchex
QuickBooks Desktop Premier
9.0
Pay calculation
Netchex
QuickBooks Desktop Premier
8.6
Benefit plan administration
Netchex
QuickBooks Desktop Premier
9.9
Direct deposit files
Netchex
QuickBooks Desktop Premier
8.0
Salary revision and increment management
Netchex
QuickBooks Desktop Premier
9.7
Reimbursement management
Netchex
QuickBooks Desktop Premier
8.6

Customization

Netchex
QuickBooks Desktop Premier
3.0
API for custom integration
Netchex
QuickBooks Desktop Premier
3.0
Plug-ins
Netchex
QuickBooks Desktop Premier
3.0

Security

Netchex
QuickBooks Desktop Premier
6.9
Single sign-on capability
Netchex
QuickBooks Desktop Premier
5.8
Role-based user permissions
Netchex
QuickBooks Desktop Premier
8.0

Reporting & Analytics

Netchex
QuickBooks Desktop Premier
8.1
Dashboards
Netchex
QuickBooks Desktop Premier
8.2
Standard reports
Netchex
QuickBooks Desktop Premier
8.3
Custom reports
Netchex
QuickBooks Desktop Premier
7.8

General Ledger and Configurable Accounting

Netchex
QuickBooks Desktop Premier
7.9
Accounts payable
Netchex
QuickBooks Desktop Premier
8.7
Accounts receivable
Netchex
QuickBooks Desktop Premier
8.9
Cash management
Netchex
QuickBooks Desktop Premier
8.0
Bank reconciliation
Netchex
QuickBooks Desktop Premier
8.5
Expense management
Netchex
QuickBooks Desktop Premier
8.7
Time tracking
Netchex
QuickBooks Desktop Premier
6.7
Fixed asset management
Netchex
QuickBooks Desktop Premier
8.2
Multi-currency support
Netchex
QuickBooks Desktop Premier
9.0
Multi-division support
Netchex
QuickBooks Desktop Premier
7.8
Regulations compliance
Netchex
QuickBooks Desktop Premier
7.4
Electronic tax filing
Netchex
QuickBooks Desktop Premier
7.8
Self-service portal
Netchex
QuickBooks Desktop Premier
8.6
Global Financial Support
Netchex
QuickBooks Desktop Premier
8.9
Primary and Secondary Ledgers
Netchex
QuickBooks Desktop Premier
1.7
Intercompany Accounting
Netchex
QuickBooks Desktop Premier
9.0
Localizations
Netchex
QuickBooks Desktop Premier
5.0
Journals and Reconciliations
Netchex
QuickBooks Desktop Premier
8.3
Enterprise Accounting
Netchex
QuickBooks Desktop Premier
9.9
Configurable Accounting
Netchex
QuickBooks Desktop Premier
6.8
Centralized Rules Framework
Netchex
QuickBooks Desktop Premier
9.9
Standardized Processes
Netchex
QuickBooks Desktop Premier
8.6

Inventory Management

Netchex
QuickBooks Desktop Premier
7.2
Inventory tracking
Netchex
QuickBooks Desktop Premier
5.6
Automatic reordering
Netchex
QuickBooks Desktop Premier
8.0
Location management
Netchex
QuickBooks Desktop Premier
8.1
Manufacturing module
Netchex
QuickBooks Desktop Premier
7.0

Order Management

Netchex
QuickBooks Desktop Premier
7.3
Pricing
Netchex
QuickBooks Desktop Premier
6.8
Order entry
Netchex
QuickBooks Desktop Premier
8.5
Credit card processing
Netchex
QuickBooks Desktop Premier
9.2
Cost of goods sold
Netchex
QuickBooks Desktop Premier
8.5
Order Orchestration
Netchex
QuickBooks Desktop Premier
7.0
End-to-end order visibility
Netchex
QuickBooks Desktop Premier
6.1
Order exception Resolution
Netchex
QuickBooks Desktop Premier
5.0

Pros

Netchex

  • Processing payrolls is easy and convenient. This web based product makes it easy to access and key in payroll data anytime.
  • Customer service is top notch! The whole team goes above and beyond to make sure I have the tools I need each day and answers to questions as they arise.
  • Netchex connects our HR department to our employees beautifully. We can easily direct them to data in their Netchex profile that they may need. We can also post news, articles and documents for them to easily access from their dashboard.
Karen Stuart, CSP | TrustRadius Reviewer

QuickBooks Desktop Premier

  • The program is easy to learn and use. We can train our clients' personnel how to use the program with out difficulty.
  • It is easy for clients to generate bills and manage accounts receivable.
  • It is easy to manage accounts payable and allows clients to pay their bills electronically.
  • Transactions can be imported electronically for credit card and banking transactions.
  • It is easy to reconcile bank and credit card accounts.
  • We can import data generated by QuickBooks into our tax and accounting software.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Cons

Netchex

  • One step in the login process needs to be corrected
  • The non-working aspect of the login process is easily bypassed, so it doesn't prevent you from gaining access
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

QuickBooks Desktop Premier

  • I would like to be able to choose how i want to view accounts receivable aging. I would like some flexibility to sort and choose how to present the data.
  • For a seasoned accountant, I would like to see some of the restrictive controls that are in place for novices to be able to be relaxed so that I can easily make some entries and adjust some balances that ordinarily a regular user would not be able to do.
  • I would like to see an easy way to clear old outstanding checks that need to be reversed without affecting prior balances/history.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Likelihood to Renew

Netchex

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

QuickBooks Desktop Premier

QuickBooks Desktop Premier 1.4
Based on 12 answers
Because we have been extremely happy with the product and our organization tends to be creatures of habit. We rarely leave a product that works this well for the latest and greatest. Typically we follow the "if it's not broken, don't fix it rule". While QB does make changes we typically just roll with it. If we do find something we don't like we work through it until we fully understand its functionality.
Tracie Jones | TrustRadius Reviewer

Usability

Netchex

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

QuickBooks Desktop Premier

QuickBooks Desktop Premier 7.9
Based on 9 answers
Quickbooks is really easy to understand. You don't have to undergo a comprehensive training to be able to navigate through the accounting system modules.
Cristine Delos Santos | TrustRadius Reviewer

Reliability and Availability

Netchex

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

QuickBooks Desktop Premier

QuickBooks Desktop Premier 8.9
Based on 5 answers
This is very reliable software, the desktop version is fast. If there is a problem, it is most likely on your own hardware!
Silvia Evans | TrustRadius Reviewer

Performance

Netchex

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

QuickBooks Desktop Premier

QuickBooks Desktop Premier 5.7
Based on 4 answers
It takes forever to load.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Support Rating

Netchex

Netchex 9.0
Based on 1 answer
The first line CE team is phenomenal. They are helpful, friendly, and knowledgeable. We have had less luck with the responsiveness of the tax department. However, their response time has improved drastically over the past year.
Mindy Yeager, PHR | TrustRadius Reviewer

QuickBooks Desktop Premier

QuickBooks Desktop Premier 7.4
Based on 7 answers
This is an awesome product and the support team is very knowledgeable. The product is mature, so there are not a lot of bugs and the support team really solves problems quickly. Usually it is a user error issue, but the support desk helps me out. I love the fact that it is US based support.
Silvia Evans | TrustRadius Reviewer

Implementation Rating

Netchex

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

QuickBooks Desktop Premier

QuickBooks Desktop Premier 7.2
Based on 7 answers
It is important to do your research. There are tutorial videos online that could help new user of this accounting system. These tutorials are straightforward and easily understandable.
Cristine Delos Santos | TrustRadius Reviewer

Alternatives Considered

Netchex

Reporting features available in Netchex far exceed those we were able to get from optimum. Customer service from Netchex is light years ahead of the competition!!
Karen Stuart, CSP | TrustRadius Reviewer

QuickBooks Desktop Premier

QuickBooks Premier handles most of my business functions efficiently in one package. It is not my "everything." I use Replicon for time rather than QuickBooks. I don't want my WIP data interfering with my accounting. I use PaySimple for it's web interface and back office processing. I don't have security issues since I don't have any credit card data in my possession. With today's identity theft environment, I have to protect myself as much as I can. Not having credit card data in my accounting software lets me sleep much better at night. Quicken will do basic accounting but does not have all the double entry accounting systems contained in QuickBooks. QuickBooks Online does much of the basic business functions but I don't like the pricing structure. As a professional accountant, that is very important to me. Bill.com provided a good service but the ability of QuickBooks to add bills and receipts to transactions makes it redundant.
Andrea Campbell, CPA,CITP | TrustRadius Reviewer

Scalability

Netchex

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

QuickBooks Desktop Premier

QuickBooks Desktop Premier 6.2
Based on 4 answers
They're getting better. Still room for improvement.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Return on Investment

Netchex

  • It's fully automated for online processing
  • It allows us to process payroll without having to hire additional personnel, thus saving us money.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

QuickBooks Desktop Premier

  • Since our financials are kept very up to date, it helps us compare our financial results to prior years and it is used for our internal goal setting.
  • Due to the accountant copy function, we are able to provide better service since our clients are not waiting on us to fix historical data. They can continue their operations uninterrupted.
  • The import feature certainly speeds up the process of accounting for our payroll. As previously mentioned, it takes about a minute to do our entries for payroll and check them.
John Coleman | TrustRadius Reviewer

Pricing Details

Netchex

General

Free Trial
Free/Freemium Version
Premium Consulting/Integration Services
Entry-level set up fee?
No

QuickBooks Desktop Premier

General

Free Trial
Free/Freemium Version
Premium Consulting/Integration Services
Entry-level set up fee?
No

Rating Summary

Likelihood to Recommend

Netchex
8.0
QuickBooks Desktop Premier
8.3

Likelihood to Renew

Netchex
QuickBooks Desktop Premier
1.4

Usability

Netchex
QuickBooks Desktop Premier
7.9

Reliability and Availability

Netchex
QuickBooks Desktop Premier
8.9

Performance

Netchex
QuickBooks Desktop Premier
5.7

Support Rating

Netchex
9.0
QuickBooks Desktop Premier
7.4

Online Training

Netchex
QuickBooks Desktop Premier
1.0

Implementation Rating

Netchex
QuickBooks Desktop Premier
7.2

Scalability

Netchex
QuickBooks Desktop Premier
6.2

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