Frequently Asked Questions
No, not if you have the right help. Some of it depends on your Sage 50 version. If you have a more recent version Sage 50 (2015 and above), the data transfer process could be relatively simpler. If you have Peachtree (Peachtree 2013/2014), Sage 50 (accounting version 2014 or older), Sage 100, Sage 300, or an industry specific version, then it may require some additional efforts to ensure the company data is seamlessly and accurately converted.
Yes, you could. The most popular choice is Sage 50 to QuickBooks Desktop. There are a few different steps involved when converting from Sage 50 to QuickBooks Pro or Premier or to QuickBooks Desktop vs QuickBooks Online.
Note: It is generally possible to convert Sage 50 to QuickBooks Desktop if they are from the same region. For example US to US or CA to CA.
Generally speaking, the data conversion process takes between 2-3 days to complete. If there are multiple integrations or customizations, this process may take a little longer.