The 5 Best Alternatives to Financial Wing in 2024

The 5 Best Alternatives to Financial Wing in 2024

Written by 
Pilot Team
February 12, 2023
The 5 Best Alternatives to  Financial Wing in 2024

Financial Wing is a finance management solution that offers bookkeeping, payroll, and tax services for startups and small businesses. While it provides a comprehensive suite of financial tools, it may not be the perfect fit for every company's unique needs. That's why we've compiled a list of alternative solutions below to help you find the best match for your business.

1. Pilot

At Pilot, we offer a range of financial services, including accounting, CFO, and tax services, specifically tailored for startups and growing businesses. Our team of experts, combined with our innovative software, delivers accurate monthly financial reports, allowing you to focus on what matters most - growing your business.

What We Do

At Pilot, we specialize in providing tailored financial services for startups and small businesses across various industries. Our dedicated team ensures personalized solutions that align with our clients' unique business needs:

  • Industries: We specialize in working with high-growth technology startups, ecommerce providers, professional services, non–profits and more.
  • Services: Bookkeeping, Tax, CFO Services, R&D Credit, and Stock Admin for QuickBooks Online.

Our mix of experts and software delivers monthly books with unmatched accuracy, allowing you to focus on growing your business. With Pilot's accounting, CFO, and tax services, you'll have the financial expertise every founder needs to succeed.

Why Use Pilot?

As a content strategist at Pilot, I'd like to share some of the advantages of using our services for your startup or growing business. Here are five main points that highlight the benefits of choosing Pilot:

  • Innovative workflows for improved accuracy: Our combination of expert accountants and cutting-edge software ensures that your financial records are maintained with precision, reducing the risk of errors and providing you with reliable data to make informed decisions.
  • Enhanced communication and collaboration: We prioritize clear and open communication with our clients, making it easy for you to stay informed about your financials and collaborate with our team on any issues or questions that may arise.
  • Extensive experience at every stage of growth: Our team has worked with thousands of startups and small businesses across various industries, giving us the knowledge and expertise to support your company as it evolves and expands.
  • User-friendly experience and community building: We strive to make our services accessible and easy to use, while also fostering a sense of community among our clients through networking events, webinars, and other resources.
  • Wide range of services tailored to your needs: From bookkeeping and tax services to CFO support and financial planning, we offer a comprehensive suite of financial solutions that can be customized to fit your unique business requirements.

By choosing Pilot, you'll have access to the financial expertise and support needed to help your business thrive, without the need for excessive marketing language or over-the-top claims. We're here to provide the practical, reliable services that startups and growing businesses need to succeed.

Our Pricing

Pilot offers various pricing options for their services:

  • Bookkeeping: Starter ($499/month), Core ($699/month), and Plus (custom pricing).
  • Tax: Essentials (starting at $2,450/year) and Standard (starting at $5,400/year).
  • CFO Services: Basic ($1,875/month), Essential ($3,375/month), and Custom ($5,625/month).
  • Stock Administration: $399/hr.
  • R&D Tax Credit: 20% of total credit received.

For custom pricing plans, visit the Pilot pricing page and contact sales for a quote.

2. Acuity

Acuity is a company that specializes in providing accounting and online bookkeeping services tailored to the needs of entrepreneurs. With a focus on helping businesses establish sustainable financial processes, Acuity has become the trusted financial backbone for thousands of entrepreneurs.

  • Industries: SaaS and Startup, Ecommerce, Cryptocurrency, and Agencies/Creatives.
  • Services: Cleanup My Books, Bookkeeping, Tax Services, Controller Services, and CFO Services.
  • Pricing Plans: Bookkeeping Plus + Accounting ($2,179/month), Bookkeeping Plus ($1,029/month), Bookkeeping ($479/month), Cleanup My Books (starting at $135/hr), Accounting/Controller (starting at $143/hr), CFO (starting at $275/hr), and Add Ons (starting at $250/month).

3. Fondo

Fondo is a Y Combinator-backed all-in-one accounting platform designed to simplify bookkeeping, tax, and tax credits for startups. With Fondo, startups can efficiently manage their financials, file taxes, and even receive cash back from the IRS, with the average startup getting back $21,000.

  • Industries: Blockchain & Cryptocurrency, Consumer Services, eCommerce, Energy, Financial Services, Healthcare Care Equipment & Services, Insurance & Brokerage, Manufacturing, Pharmaceuticals, Biotechnology & Life Sciences, Professional Services, Real Estate & Development, Software, Technology Hardware & Equipment, Telecommunications.
  • Services: Accounting, Bookkeeping, Financial Planning & Reporting, Outsourced CFO, Tax Preparation.
  • Pricing Plans: Monthly Bookkeeping (starting at $499/month), Quarterly Bookkeeping (starting at $1,098/quarter), Annual Bookkeeping (starting at $850/year), TaxPass (starting at $1,450/year), Global TaxPass (starting at $5,150/year).

4. Bench

Bench is an all-in-one financial solution designed to help small businesses grow by providing bookkeeping, income tax preparation, and filing services. With a powerful platform and expert support, Bench aims to simplify financial management for entrepreneurs.

  • Industries: Automotive, Construction, Consumer Services, eCommerce, Energy, Financial Services, Food & Beverage, Government & Agency, Healthcare Care Equipment & Services, Manufacturing, Media, Non-Profit and Religious, Pharmaceuticals, Biotechnology & Life Sciences, Professional Services, Real Estate & Development, Retail, Software, Technology Hardware & Equipment, Telecommunications, Transportation.
  • Services: Bookkeeping, Tax Preparation.
  • Pricing Plans: Essential ($249/month billed annually or $299/month billed monthly), Premium ($399/month billed annually or $499/month billed monthly), Catch Up Bookkeeping (starting at $199/month), and Specialized Bookkeeping ($100/month).

5. Furey

Furey is an accounting, finance, and payroll partner for venture-backed startups, offering solutions that combine expert guidance and smart technology. They help companies make informed decisions and move forward confidently, with a multidisciplinary team passionate about building efficient, scalable processes for their clients.

  • Services: Accounting (Accounts payable and receivable, Technical accounting guidance and best practices, GAAP-based financial reporting), Finance (Financial modeling and cash flow forecasting, KPI dashboard reporting, Custom tools to supercharge your finance function), and Payroll (Recurring payroll, Equity-based and stock-based payroll management, HRIS census updates).
  • Industries: The page does not provide specific industries.
  • Pricing Plans: Accounting (starting at $1,500/month), Finance (starting at $1,000/month), and Payroll (starting at $500/month).

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