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Insights on spend and expense management

Insights on spend and expense management

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How to pick financial software that’ll grow with your business 

Learn how to choose expense spend management software and accounting software for scaling businesses. We explore the time-saving features to look out for and the value of financial reporting and analytics.

2 months ago
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Easy Christmas recipe: Soldo’s classic Italian salame di cioccolato

To get you in the festive mood, here’s a recipe for our favourite no-bake Italian dessert. Buon Natale from Soldo!

2 months ago
New integration: effortless bookkeeping with Soldo and Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central

Soldo’s direct connection to Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central syncs your expense data for accurate accounting and easy reconciliation.

2 months ago
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Last-minute corporate Christmas gifts? Amazon Business and Soldo can help.

Save time, money, and hassle this festive season with Soldo’s new Amazon Business integration and our 2023 corporate Christmas shopping list.

3 months ago
New integration: Automatically reconcile your Amazon Business expenses 

Save time and hassle! Our integration automatically retrieves, matches, and reconciles your Amazon Business invoices with Soldo transactions.

3 months ago
3 ways Soldo simplifies spend management

Discover how Soldo simplifies finance tasks, effortlessly manages spending, and ensures quicker access to resources, streamlining daily operations.

4 months ago
Introducing mileage reimbursement

Employees using their own vehicles for business trips can now submit mileage expense claims in the Soldo Web and Mobile App.

4 months ago
Three lessons for Social Care CFOs from Eden Future’s Andy Dean  

We talk to Andy Dean, CFO of Eden Futures, about cost pressures, the political aspect of being a Social Care CFO, how to help carers, and more.

7 months ago
Robin Dunbar: Five things companies can learn from evolutionary psychology

Humans are complex and blessed with big brains – but we remain animals. And according to Robin Dunbar, a leading evolutionary psychologist, it’s essential to consider our primal nature when running or building teams.

7 months ago
How to start benchmarking: A simple guide

In the first part of this mini-series on benchmarking, we look at why you should be doing it. Now, let’s look at some some practical steps on getting started.

7 months ago
Mastercard’s ‘Get Britain Growing’ campaign: Soldo’s perspective  

When Mastercard approached Soldo to take part in its ‘Get Britain Growing’ campaign, our thinking immediately jumped to productivity. 

8 months ago
Social Care providers waste almost six figures on a broken expense model. Here’s how to fix it. 

Social Care providers need to focus heavily on cost efficiencies. Let’s look at one prime example of inefficiency that you could eliminate pretty much overnight.

8 months ago
Why benchmarking matters – and how you can do it

The continued unpredictable economic outlook means that benchmarking should be a priority in 2023 and beyond.

8 months ago
If admin is social care’s foe, innovation is its efficient friend 

Admin in Social Care is out of control. So how to fix this problem? Well, Social Care already has an answer. Just look at the number of user-facing innovations already in use.

8 months ago
The secret to improved productivity, lower costs, and happier staff in Social Care

Improved productivity, lower costs, and happier staff. As far as business ambitions go, it’s fair to say that these are pretty good ones. So how can social care providers go about achieving them?

9 months ago
The four big expense challenges for social care providers (and how to overcome them) 

Inefficiency is holding social care firms back. And a key pillar in providing more efficient care is expense management.

9 months ago
Accountex 2023: Ice cream, demos and putting an end to complexity

We left Accountex 2023 feeling excited and re-energised. And it got us reflecting on the event itself. Here are three things that stood out for us.

9 months ago
How expense management platforms help you stay on budget

The onus is on finance teams to deliver growth, while staying within the company’s means. An expense management platform helps strike this balance. 

10 months ago

Frequently asked questions

Does Soldo suit big or small businesses better?

We designed Soldo with infinite scale in mind and it works brilliantly for clients of all shapes and sizes, from one-man bands to large corporates.

Can I use Soldo card without the mobile app?

Yes you can, but you’ll not be getting the full advantages of Soldo! Both plastic and virtual cards can be used without the Soldo mobile app. The mobile app’s unique features include:​

  • The ability to upload your receipts as soon as you complete the purchase​
  • The possibility to track expenses in real time ​

We recommend that you download the mobile app in order to get the full Soldo experience along with the real-time notifications on App Store for iOS and Google Play Store for Android.​

Are there limits on card purchases and cash machine withdrawals?

Yes, but only as an extra measure to safeguard your funds. We tailor these limits to your own unique profile, to make sure they never prevent your team from buying what they need. You can see our baseline limits for each card below:

Maximum value for one purchase

  • Per transaction: £10,000
  • Per day: £20,000
  • Per calendar month: £75,000

Maximum no. of purchases

  • Per transaction: N/A
  • Per day: 100
  • Per calendar month: 3,000

Maximum cash machine withdrawal

  • Per transaction: £200
  • Per day: £1,500
  • Per calendar month: £5,000

Maximum no. of cash machine withdrawals

  • Per transaction: N/A
  • Per day: 8
  • Per calendar month: 25
Are there limits or other fees?

You can discover all Soldo fees here and standard limits here.

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