The Best Free Small Business Apps for 2019

Save money by discovering the best free small business apps. Includes customer ratings and frequently asked questions.

Updated on July 15th, 2019

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Free small business apps can help you and your employees to be more productive without breaking the bank. You can use small business apps to send messages, organize your schedule, manage projects, pay bills, and more.

Below is our list of the 20 best free small business apps, complete with average customer ratings.

Best Free Small Business Apps:

Our Ranking

App Name

Average Customer Rating

1.

Slack

4.5

2.

Wave

4.2

3.

Google Drive

4.9

4.

Evernote

4.5

5.

1Password

4.9

6.

Asana

4.5

7.

Sage

4.0

8.

Expensify

4.3

9.

HootSuite

4.5

10.

Gmail

4.6

11.

Trello

4.5

12.

Bitrix24

4.0

13.

When I Work

4.5

14.

Invoicely

4.5

15.

join.me

4.4

16.

GoToMeeting

4.4

17.

Google Calendar

4.6

18.

Skype

4.3

19.

Xero

4.5

20.

Wrike

4.0

FAQs:

Can I trust free apps for small businesses?

All of the apps listed in the table above were created by trusted tech companies that offer legitimate products to small businesses, so you don't need to worry about being spammed when you use them.

Learn more about small business apps.

Can free small business accounting apps be used for tax preparation?

Most entrepreneurs use free small business accounting apps to track their expenses. At the end of the year, they can total these expenses and deduct the sum from their business' gross income. Free tools may have other accounting features, but these may be limited and you may need a more advanced version of the app to record or generate detailed accounting data.

Get more information on small business apps.

Can my employees access free small business apps from their mobile devices?

Some free versions only allow for a single user, but apps like Slack can be used by multiple users. Your employees can download Slack on their phones to stay connected with the rest of the team.

Read more about small business apps.

What are the best paid options?

Check out our guide to the best small business apps.