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Enhancing Financial Security and Efficiency for SMEs with Akountable’s User-Based Management


Eric Cantona

May 27, 2024 •
2 mins read
Enhancing Financial Security and Efficiency for SMEs with Akountable’s User-Based Management

Managing and tracking transactions efficiently remains a challenge for many SMEs. Akountable by Churpy addresses this with its revolutionary user-based management feature, which plays a pivotal role in enhancing operational controls and security.

Comprehensive Audit Trails for Accountability

Akountable's user-based management feature ensures a comprehensive audit trail of user activities within the system. This enables SMEs to track changes and maintain accountability, crucial for transparent financial processes. Every action taken by users is recorded, making it easy to trace any discrepancies or unauthorized actions.

Streamlined Workflow with Role-Based Permissions

One of the standout features is the ability to assign specific tasks and permissions to each role within the organization. This tailored approach allows businesses to define roles such as administrators, finance managers, and staff members, each with distinct access levels.

Administrators, for example, can have full access to all features, while finance managers focus on financial reporting and transaction tracking. This ensures that team members can efficiently perform their duties without unnecessary access to sensitive information.

Maker-Checker Functionality for Enhanced Security

The maker-checker functionality is a critical aspect of Akountable’s user-based management. This feature requires certain actions, such as processing payments, to be approved by another user. It mitigates the risk of errors and unauthorized transactions, reinforcing security and control over financial data.

Benefits of Akountable’s User-Based Management:

1. Granular Control: Tailors access levels for different users, ensuring that each team member has the necessary tools and information to perform their tasks.

2. Efficient Collaboration: Facilitates collaboration among team members by providing them with role-specific access to the system’s features.

3. Enhanced Security: Mitigates the risk of unauthorized access to sensitive financial information with role-specific access controls.

4. Streamlined Auditing: Simplifies audit processes by maintaining a clear record of user activities, making it easy to trace any discrepancies.


User-based management in Akountable helps SMEs streamline their day-to-day operations while reinforcing the importance of security, control, and transparency. As businesses navigate the complexities of the modern marketplace, this feature serves as a valuable tool for optimizing operations and paving the way for sustainable growth.

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