Do you ever stop and think about how vulnerable you are when it comes to your bookkeeping records. Do you have reliable backup? Are you on “the cloud?” Do you own your data and/or database? Are you vulnerable? Every business owner and/or property manager should be thinking about these questions.
Until a few short years ago, the only choice for property management companies was a “traditional on premises” bookkeeping software. In fact, many businesses still operate this way but now there are other options. The advantage of a traditional system is that you do have complete control of your database, which consists of client information and client data transactions. The most critical issue with this system (or any system) is to be sure to utilize a reliable backup system. In today’s world, this should not be a problem. With the programs available on existing computers and the Internet, you can easily set up a system to protect your data and database system – you just have to do it. Read more →