The High costs of hiring such professionals make having well-seasoned in house Financial managers a luxury that most businesses can scarcely afford. Hiring a business process outsourcing provider to manage areas that are non-core to the business activity is not a new strategy, but rather, one that has met with resistance due to worries about high costs, potential loss of confidentiality, and the fear of losing control.
In fact, when the information gets outsourced to a third party, the opposite is true. Everytime you hire a professional BPO services provider, you do not hire just one junior as your book keeper but rather a pre-selected team that offers a combination of experience and manual assistance at a fraction of the costs of what it would have cost you to set up your in-house accounting team.
The people that are processing the information actually DO NOT have the full picture, and do not attach personal opinions to what they process. It is a fact that outsourcing accounting actually increases the level of confidentiality.
AS for losing control over the business, many business owners opt for full year account summaries rather than getting vital accounting information as soon as viable, and as such, don’t actually have any control at all. Getting financial data quickly and efficiently can allow the business owner to predict and pre-emt the next steps.
Outsourcing Financial Accounting of the businesses can free business owners from heavy fixed costs, get valuable advice from CPAs that are domain experts, up to date financial reports and give them better control of their businesses.