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Wave spotlight: Meet Amanda Kwok

Meet Amanda, Wave’s Director of Customer Success. She’s looking for people to help guide, empower, and propel entrepreneurs towards their dreams.

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Wave spotlight: Meet Steven Ingram

Steven is our Senior Data Operations Manager. He empowers entrepreneurs to make data informed decisions and build growth into their business.

Wave spotlight: Meet Valerie Rother

Our Wave Spotlight series introduces some of the incredible, world class talent helping to make Wave great for our customers—over 3.5 million small business owners all over the world. Learn how to join the team.


Deloitte names Wave one of North America’s fastest growing tech companies

For the third year in a row, Deloitte recognizes Wave as one of North America’s fastest growing tech companies. CEO and co-founder Kirk Simpson shares his thoughts on Wave’s rapid growth and success.

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Growing the Wave partner ecosystem

Learn more about how Wave’s partner program is developing new and exciting ways to automate and grow your business.

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How Wave+ can help your business

Introducing Wave+, additional paid services to help entrepreneurs with their accounting including accounting coaching and bookkeeping.

What’s new at Wave (and what’s coming soon)

Learn about some of the latest products, services, and features we’ve built to help you run your business better, and what’s coming soon.

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Behind the scenes of our 2018 rebrand

Ever wondered what it’s like to build a brand from scratch? Wave’s Creative Director, Grace Marquez, pulls back the curtain on our rebrand to share the story of what it took to bring our new look and feel to life.

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Get ready for a whole new Wave

We’re excited to announce that we’ve rebranded Wave! Our new look and feel brings to life our evolution from a free accounting software to a full-service financial services platform, and our focus on supporting brave entrepreneurs.

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Culture & performance: Wave wins two awards

Culture is more than a ping pong table and a beer fridge. Build a culture carefully and consistently, and great things follow.

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Introducing Ownr: a new service for business registrations in Canada

Registering a business can be frustrating and complicated, deterring entrepreneurs from making the leap. Wave is pleased to announce it is working with Ownr to make the process easier and more enjoyable for Canadian entrepreneurs.

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Wave partners with Microsoft to deliver new payment innovation

We’re passionate about getting you paid faster. We know that cash flow is a huge deal to small business owners, so when we see a way to reduce your time to payment, we jump on it. When Microsoft came to us with a cash-flow boosting idea, we stepped right up. And this week, at the […]

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Payroll by Wave is free for 30 days for all American businesses

Whoever said the best things in life can’t be free? Now American businesses can enjoy a 30-day free trial of Payroll by Wave, and experience on-time employee payments, direct deposit, and simplified taxes*. It’s easy to set up—you don’t need to enter a credit card—and your free trial starts when you run your first payroll. […]

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Showcasing Women in Tech at Wave

Wave held an event on March 27th, 2018 showcasing three successful, diverse women in the technology sector. Read their stories and learn from their tips on building a rewarding career in tech.

3 million customers, and 3 million thank-yous!

3 million customers, and 3 million thank-yous!

Today the Wave team celebrates — and thanks — the 3 million entrepreneurs who have come to Wave for a better way to make, manage and move money.