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Web-based Application Gives Small Businesses Easy-to-use,
Reliable and Secure Accounting, Anywhere, Anytime


Brisbane, Australia,- May 2001 - VillageMall™, the premiere provider of Web-based applications for small business, today launched the its second generation of  outsourced accounting application for companies of one to twenty five employees. Designed and supported entirely in Australia;  WebLedger™ is the first in a series of integrated, cost-saving business applications the company is developing to address the needs of today’s small businesses. Based on enterprise platforms, WebLedger™ delivers the reliability of an corporate accounting solutions combined with the ease of use of small business accounting packages. WebLedger starts at A$20 per month and is accessible using an industry standard Web browser.

Small businesses can now have the functionality they need.  A web-based application like this allows businesses to have access to their business data from any PC with an Internet connection,” said Charles Moore, managing Director of VillageMall.  “The connectivity that used to be limited to middle market accounting systems is now available via WebLedger.  The system allows for simultaneous access to multiple users from multiple locations.  Accountants can now look at their clients data in real-time, dramatically improving efficiency." "Our strategy is to establish and own this space by providing a series of integrated applications that offer a competitive advantage to small and growing companies, our focus is not on the internet, but how to exploit the internet to assist the bottom line -cash flow; as only a small business would understand." 

Established in May 1999, VillageMall will become a leader in the outsourced small business application space with its release of WebLedger. Future releases of business applications include web-stores that are built directly from the inventory system, direct business-to-business transactions via WebLedger to WebLedger communication. 

About WebLedger Accounting

VillageMall’s revolutionary internet-based platform enables small businesses and their accountants to enter transactions, view reports and maintain lists of customers and vendors. It includes full accounts receivable and accounts payable tracking, payroll, asset management along with a fully integrated timesheet and BAS processing capability.  Accessible using a Microsoft IE5.0 browser on the Internet, WebLedger will be available anywhere, anytime. It is designed to run effectively at connection speeds as low as 28.8K. MYOB  users can instantly convert their data to WebLedger. 

Reliability and Enterprise Power for Small Business

WebLedger brings the power of the industry-leading Microsoft SQL server database and an enterprise quality infrastructure at a competitive price to small businesses. The power, reliability and scalability of SQL server enables WebLedger to offer secure, multi-user, granular accessibility to company finances.

"Windows 2000 enables small businesses to achieve high levels of performance and security, utilizing the same technology infrastructure and expert staff used to manage the mission critical data of Fortune 500 companies," said Charles Moore. WebLedger -  levels the playing field for small businesses, providing them powerful applications to run their business, and with significant cost savings."

Price and Availability

WebLedger is available now starting from A$20 per month. 

WebLedger will be available to small businesses only through accounting professionals.  The largest benefit of an application like WebLedger is the increased opportunities for an accountant and business owner to communicate.  That interaction, through secure messaging within the system and with real-time data, allows for valuable business advice and consultation to occur, thus helping businesses succeed.  

Contact your local accountant and ask about how WebLedger can help your cash flow today.

Compare WebLedger with existing accounting solutions and we  believe you will move up to WebLedger solution today..

 About VillageMall

VillageMall is a pioneer in developing next generation applications for the Internet. VillageMall is a privately held company, founded in 1999 and is headquartered in Brisbane, Australia. For more information please email or visit the company Web site at