Intuit has free offerings for small businesses looking to cut start-up costs or just reduce ongoing expenses for a while. See their Small Business United program at http://www.smallbusinessunited.com. They are offering Free QuickBooks Simple Start software, Free payroll services for six months, and a Free website for a year. All of these are useful for any business. They also have some Free offerings related to retail businesses and credit card processing. It’s definitely worth checking out.