updated 04:45 pm EDT, Thu September 18, 2008
Billings 3 released
Marketcircle has begun shipping Billings 3, a new edition of its professional invoicing software. The program contains a variety of major changes, such as a revised interface, with options for client groups and a chronological accounts view with an inline preview. The app additionally displays icons next to clients with overdue bills, which can be clicked to send out a reminder.
Users can now also consolidate and send invoices for multiple projects at once, or schedule recurring invoices. As necessary, pro forma invoices can be delivered for the sake of approval.
A menu bar timer can track hours in any application, and 18 new invoice templates are available, as are 17 extra business reports. Billings 3 is $59 new or $35 as an upgrade from v2.x, with the option of a free upgrade for people who purchased after August 1st. Mac OS X 10.4.11 or later is required.