Sage 50 products are designed to maximize efficiency and profitability in your business.  Sage 50 Premium is a robust accounting system with many features to help you run a successful business.  Sage 50 Quantum, the top of the Sage 50 line, includes powerful, exclusive features not found in other Sage 50 products.

Sage added a new benefit to Sage 50cloud subscription products effective October 1, 2020.  Learn about the new Sage Security Shield.

2023 Features
Sage 50 Pro*

Sage 50 Premium*

Sage 50 Quantum*
Check Writing, Bill Payment, Purchases Yes Yes Yes
Sales Quotes, Invoices, Payments Yes Yes Yes
Cash Flow Management Yes Yes Yes
Convenient Bank Reconciliation1 Yes Yes Yes
Payments Integration2 Yes Yes Yes
Customizable Reports 90+ 150+ 160+
Free Conversion from QuickBooks and Quicken3 Yes Yes Yes
Email Alerts, Forms, Reports, and Financial Statements4 Yes Yes Yes
Integration with Microsoft Excel and Word5 Yes Yes Yes
Internal Accounting Review6 Yes Yes Yes
Inventory: Assemblies, four costing methods, back orders Yes Yes Yes
User Security and Controls Basic Advanced Advanced
Payroll Solutions7 Yes Yes Yes
Sage 50 Intelligence Reporting Yes Yes Yes
Fixed Assets Tracking Yes Yes
Audit Trail Yes Yes
Job Costing – Phase and Cost Level Yes Yes
Open Multiple Companies8 Yes Yes
Advanced Budgeting Yes Yes
Archive Company Data Yes Yes
Change Order Processing Yes Yes
Company Consolidation Wizard Yes Yes
Departmentalized Financial Statements Yes Yes
Serialized Inventory Yes
Developed to Handle Large Data Requirements9 Yes
Faster Processing with SmartPosting Technology Yes
Interactive Job Reporting Yes
Personalized My Dashboard Yes
Order Process Workflow Yes
Workflow Automation Yes
Role-based Security Yes
Support for 1-10, 15, 20, 30 or 40 licensed, named users10 Yes Yes Yes
Industry-Specific Functionality:  Construction, Manufacturing, Distribution, Nonprofit Yes


* This product is backed by a no-risk guarantee for first-time Sage 50 customers. If, within 60 days of purchase, you are not convinced that Sage 50 is the best accounting program for your business, we will refund your money (less and rebate you have received for this purchase). Dated proof of purchase and return of product is required. For details, call 877-481-0341.

  1. Internet access required.  Your bank may charge a fee to download statements.
  2. Subject to approval and to Paya (formerly Sage Payment Solutions) terms and conditions.  Additional fees, Internet access, and credit card required.
  3. QuickBooks version 2008-2015; full versions of Quicken 2010-2015.  Excludes conversion of QuickBooks individual payroll transactions.
  4. Requires Microsoft Outlook 2007, 2010 or 2013.  Outlook Express 5 or 6; other MAPI-compliant email programs.
  5. Requires Microsoft Excel or Word 2007, 2010 or 2013.
  6. Sage is not liable or responsible for any fines or penalties that may result from errors in your company accounting records.  The Internal Accounting Review is not intended to uncover all questionable transactions.
  7. Features and fees vary by solution.  A Sage Business Care annual plan or subscription with payroll and use of the current version of Sage 50 is required.
  8. When opening more than one company, you will be able to perform all functions except those that require exclusive company access or third-party integrations in companies opened after the first one.
  9. Database and performance results may vary based on configuration, actual number of transactions, size, number of concurrent users and content of data file, system, and network traffic.
  10. Multiuser licenses available in packs of 1-10, 15, 20, 30 or 40.  A maximum of 40 licensed, named users is allowed.  Only the first 40 named users selected in the user maintenance screen are considered licensed, named users.