We’ve prepared a series of videos showing you how to use our financial forecasting software Cash Forecaster template, together with specific FAQs on the program.
Cash Forecaster Software Setup
In this short video you’ll learn how to setup the financial forecasting software. you’ll also see how easy it is to get started and enter your company information.
Below are more videos on our financial forecasting software, plus see below for FAQs on this Excel template program:
Cash Forecaster Opening Balances - Cash Forecaster video on entering your opening balances in the template software.
How to enter opening balances
In this short video you’ll see how to enter opening balances in to the cash flow software.
See how quick and easy it is to complete the data screens without any in-depth knowledge of Excel.
Entering Business Data
In this short video you’ll learn how to enter your data for your business.
You’ll also see how quick and easy it is to complete the data screens and have reports showing your cash and profit forecasts in no time.
Entering loans and loan data for your business
In this short video you’ll learn how to enter your loan data for your business.
Also see the many loan and hire purchase functions there are within Cash Forecaster.
To enter loans is both quick and easy to complete, to have reports showing your cash and profit forecasts incorporating loans in no time at all.
Cash Forecaster Fixed Assets - Cash Forecaster video on entering your company fixed asset information.
Entering Fixed Assets and Depreciation
In this short video you’ll learn how to enter your fixed assets for your business.
Also see easy it is to forecast future asset purchases, but not only that, the software will automatically calculate your depreciation for you using pre-set rates.
However, if the depreciation rates do not fit your business, then these too are easily adjusted.
To enter fixed assets is both quick and easy to complete, to have reports showing your cash and profit forecasts incorporating your assets and associated depreciation in no time at all.
More Cash Forecaster Features
This feature can be used if you already factor or invoice discount your debts.
Alternatively, use it as a financial planning tool to forecast what your cash flows will look like if your business started using debt financing.
Select between cash, 30-days, 60-days, 90-days or 120-day terms for both suppliers and customers separately.
FAQs on financial forecasting software
No need for complicated formulas and starting from scratch with blank spreadsheets.
The software comes with a simple format user guide you help you work your way through the program.
You’ll end up with a comprehensive set of financial reports that you can use for budgets and for managing the financial future of your business or for preparing business plans and forecasts for your bank manager or investors.
The software has been based around Excel worksheet templates, but you don’t need any high level of Excel knowledge to use the program.
The comprehensive user manual will help you though the workings of Cash Forecaster and we also have a Support Forum, should you need additional help.
If you are comfortable working in a basic Windows environment, you shouldn’t have any trouble at all working with Cash Forecaster, and be producing professional looking reports within minutes of downloading it.
A. Cash Forecaster provides you with all the reports you will need for any business budget or financial forecast.
the reports included are projected cash flows, profit & loss, revenue and cost of sales by product or service, overheads, balance sheets, break even analysis and many more.
Plus you’ll be able to pull out a report for any individual month with comparative numbers too.
A. Cash Forecaster is perfect for small businesses through to larger businesses, from start-up companies and existing businesses alike. You don’t need to be an accountant to use it, as it has been built with ease of use for non-accountants in-mind.
However, professional accountants and consultants are also very happy users of Cash Forecaster, claiming that it is easy it is to use (please see our testimonials). Accountants use this forecasting software for developing financial plans and projections for their clients.
All users will benefit from its ease of use and comprehensive reporting.
Along with its ease of use, this is one of the other reasons accountants love our software, as they only need to buy one licence and then they can use it for multiple clients to produce as many financial forecasts as they like.
The carefully laid out reports show projected cash balances, to allow the user to work out what finance is required and how loan obligations will be met.
You can also use Cash forecaster for preparing your next 12-months budgets showing profit and loss reports, cash flow and working capital requirements.
A. Training is unlikely to be required, as the software is very easy to use, however, should you need additional support, you will have full access to our free to use Support Forum.
Also, if you watch the videos above, you will see that these teach you how to get around the software, how to set it up, and more.
You will be able to forecast for up to 7 years with our financial forecasting software with the confidence that everything balances.
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