The Bridge Church Chose Tallie Over Expensify for its Ease of Use

The Bridge Church is a church based in Florida that “exists to love people right where they are,” building a home where “everyone is significant and has a purpose.”

Expense Reporting Challenges

Before choosing Tallie, The Bridge Church had used a combination of spreadsheets and manual processes to manage their expense reporting. As a result, The Bridge Church faced a challenging experience with the below elements of expense reporting:

  • Reconciling credit cards
  • Implementing an approval process or workflow
  • Ensuring data accuracy
  • Obtaining approvals from people managers

Results After Switching to Tallie

Ultimately, The Bridge Church chose Tallie to solve these challenges. After switching, The Bridge Church has saved 4-6 hours per month and started seeing a return on their investment within 1-2 months. The Bridge Church has also seen an improvement in their team’s productivity and morale. 

The Bridge Church saw significant improvement in managing and reconciling credit card transactions, approving expenses and reimbursing employees quickly, and integrating with their accounting and bill pay systems. 

“Our team is no longer frustrated by shuffling papers around for approval. The ease of uploading receipts and not having extra paper has been amazing.” — Courtney Beaver, Financial Director

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The Bridge Church chose Tallie over Expensify because of Tallie’s ease of use and “extremely easy” integration with Sage Intacct. 

Ease of Use

After switching to Tallie, The Bridge Church could finally enjoy an expense management process that was easier for both employees and Tallie admins. With Tallie, employees can submit expenses by simply snapping receipt images with their phone and letting the system populate their expense reports for them. Admins can enjoy streamlined approval workflows, real-time integrations with accounting and bill pay systems, and credit card reconciliation — all of which helps them more easily reimburse employees on time. 

“I love how easy Tallie is to work with.” — Courtney Beaver, Financial Director

Bill Pay and Accounting System Integrations

The Bridge Church cited the “extremely easy” integration with Sage Intacct as a reason for their satisfaction with Tallie. 

With the Sage Intacct integration, small businesses can track their expenses in Tallie and then export to any Intacct entity. Tallie’s activity-based syncs mean The Bridge Church can trust that their accounting data is always updated between systems, in real time. 

Additionally, Tallie offers integrations with QuickBooks Online, QuickBooks Desktop, Oracle NetSuite, Xero, and Learn more about Tallie’s award-winning integrations

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