Managing financial accruals with Beacon

Posted Posted in Beacon Support

Following my last notes in the Beacon Newsletter on using the Beacon Finance Package, where I presented a case for using a membership ledger in order to keep the current account uncluttered. Another area of the Finance Package which gets a bad press is its lack of ability to deal with accruals. In my discussions […]

“Beacon: Efficient, Reliable and Fast”

Posted Posted in Testimonial

Membership Secretary of Chalfonts U3A, Val, tells Beacon News how the system has helped her in her role.   Three words to describe Beacon: Efficient, Reliable and Fast. As the Membership Secretary of a new, and rapidly growing, U3A I was so pleased to find Beacon. Our data was moved into it very quickly by the […]

A day in the life of a Beacon Supporter

Posted Posted in Beacon Support

We thought that an idea of a “typical” example of a Beacon Supporter’s activity might both be of interest and assistance to anyone considering joining our small friendly team. So, here is a general example of John’s schedule.   As members of the Beacon team we have a specific personalised email address.  This ensures that […]