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Things we can’t keep to ourselves because IT’S JUST THAT EXCITING!

We’re less than two weeks away from ExpensiCon, where the industry’s biggest thought leaders and Expensify’s biggest partners will meet to share best practices, forge lasting relationships, and get a sneak peak at Expensify’s game-changing product roadmap. From our conversations with attendees, it sounds like we’re not the only ones who are looking forward to this amazing event! Hear from six attendees on what they’re looking forward to most at this four-day conference — and why it’s a can’t-miss event!

Tom Hood, CPA, CITP, CGMA; Chief Executive Officer of MACPA

Tom Hood, CPA, CITP, CGMA; Chief Executive Officer of MACPA at ExpensiCon“Why am I super excited to be going to Expensicon II in Bora Bora? I get to spend four days living in the future of accounting with those who are shaping it. Expensify has assembled a collection of industry leaders, leading-edge firms, and innovative tech companies that I cannot wait to connect with and learn from each one. And the location sure beats an airport hotel!”

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Marsha Gibb, Director of Onboarding at Growthforce

“ExpensiCon Maui was a fantastic experience that I thought would be hard to top, but can’t wait for Bora Bora! Two years ago in Maui, we learned about the history of Expensify and what made Expensify soar to the top of the industry. Those sessions were so helpful in shaping how we understand the industry, and I can’t wait expand on that through meeting and collaborating with with some of the best accounting and technology experts in the field again this year. I also can’t wait to learn about the new features and see the product roadmap so I can bring those back to our teams at GrowthForce!” Continue Reading…

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Our UK team was on the ground again last week, this time catching up with many of our ExpensifyApproved! partners at the Xero Roadshow in London. The event included many opportunities to sit in on insightful sessions, with the topics ranging from the future of accounting to the latest product developments in Xero HQ. Continue Reading…

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QBC London attendees picking up some warm Expensify socks at our stand!

Our UK team had a fantastic time at this year’s QBConnect, which saw accountants and businesses braving the ‘Beast from the East’ storm to come out and celebrate the future of accounting. We’ve put together a little recap of some of our favourite moments, learnings, and interactions we had during the week. Kudos to Intuit for hosting a brilliant event!

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Since 2008, Expensify users have saved more than 24 years of manual data entry with SmartScan.

Check out the infographic below for more cool stats on the past 10 years of Expensify!

Expensify - 10 Years of Expense Reports That Don't Suck!

Can you believe that Expensify turns 10 this year?  I’m 42, so that’s nearly a quarter of my life devoted to the dark arts of expense management, and it has gone by so fast.  It feels like just yesterday we launched our app for the iPhone (which also just turned 10), making us the first cloud-hosted, receipt-scanning expense management app, ever, for any phone.  Since then, we’ve added more customers than the next four competitors *combined* — doubling our customer count this year alone.  Continue Reading…

Tips and tricks for scaling SQLite for 4M real-ish queries per second on a single server, and how bare metal compares to EC2 for this workload.

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It’s almost time to break out the champagne and welcome in the new year, so here’s a friendly reminder for our US-based customers to update your mileage rate according to the new IRS standard.

Beginning January 1, 2018, the business standard mileage rate will be 54.5 cents per mile, up from 53.5 cents per mile in 2017. For more details, check out IRS.gov.

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