It’s nearing the end of February. Recession aside, it was a solid year for real estate closings. Thanks to Easy Soft’s Easy HUD software, you generated your HUD settlement statements without a hitch. Your billing is up to date, your trust accounts are flawless, your revenues are strong, and you’re feeling organized and happy as a lawyer can be.
The company’s offerings include seamless and integrated legal billing and account software, such as Easy Time Bill (ETB), time billing software which has received rave reviews from lawyers and technology publications, and Easy Trust, our easy-to-use trust fund accounting software.
Easy Soft’s Easy HUD Software captures all case information at the outset—using a fresh set of HUD forms and other documents. You never have to worry about the embarrassment—and inaccuracy—of stale info again.
nce the data’s been captured, Easy Soft’s Easy HUD Software performs automatic calculations – resulting in pitch-perfect HUD closing statement (and other forms and statements) every time.
Don’t misunderstand. We’re not suggesting that you raise your fees after purchasing our—or anyone’s—real estate closing software. What we are claiming is that Easy Soft’s Easy HUD software has enough power and intelligence to increase your efficiency by a percentage substantial enough to allow you to handle all of your existing deals quicker and more accurately…and allow you to take on more—and increase your overall bottom line.
If you’re depositing retainers and other fiduciary funds into an escrow account, our last post provided some helpful rules of thumb for flawless trust fund accounting—in accordance with your state requirements.
It’s not enough for your Attorney billing and trust accounting software to track retainer funds in trust accounts. You need trust bookkeeping safeguards, too.
It’s been proven: the more proactively reminder notices you send, the more likely you are to get paid. Good law firm billing software such as Easy Time Bill can automatically prepare batch reminder notices for all overdue invoices—and print them along with your choice of cover letter.
In the previous post, we touched on the comprehensiveness of this divorce law software. In another post, we discussed its intelligence in generating an accurate NY Statement of Net Worth.
For most of our software packages, our annual fees are under $300. All Easy Soft software includes training, technical support, ongoing educational support, frequent software updates and improvements, certain practice customizations, and personalized service.
If that’s the case, things get far simpler. A trust accounting software like Easy Trust works in tandem with a legal time and billing software like Easy TimeBill. All of the above steps are automated, and/or easy to track.
In the last post, we talked about the necessity of keeping your trust accounts spic and span, and putting retainers into trust accounts until earned.
Sure, you’re smarter than the average Jamie…and your logic is, well, flawless. But in many ways, the law is just like other professions. You advise clients. You prepare forms and other documentation. Your brain is your biggest tool—followed by that smart paralegal you hired, and (let’s not forget!) your legal software. You bill hourly, and collect a retainer against your billing.
For divorce cases, New York family law firms need to juggle common divorce forms, net worth statements and support worksheets. The 2010 changes in Domestic Relations Law added another level of complexity with the introduction of temporary maintenance.
In the absence of specific expense data on either side, you can estimate the party’s monthly expenses based on information contained in bank and credit card statements.