Typically the most time consuming task in small business accounting is recording the details of expense transactions. The built-in coordination between American ExpressOPEN business card and QuickBooks can cut that time requirement. Simply enroll in the “Connect to QuickBooks” feature at no extra cost to have transactions sent to QuickBooks daily. Employees can also have their transactions sent to QuickBooks. This brings all the transactions made with the American Express card right onto the QuickBooks banking page.
The main advantage of this system is that it imports far more of the transaction details that are now visible within QuickBooks with no effort. You simply need to review the transactions be sure that QuickBooks has learned to assign each transaction to the proper expense account.