The ICB Team have rounded up the best professional services Black Friday Offers that might appeal to bookkeepers and bookkeeping students. From training providers to software and consultancy, take a look and bag yourself a bargain before the end of the year.

How it works

We’ve collected all the published deals but won’t be able to answer specific questions about each of the offers. Look out for the closing dates – many of the offers are just available for the weekend. And there may be other Ts & Cs that you need to adhere to that aren’t included in this blog. All the details have been verified by each of the providers and are correct at time of publishing.  


Approval Max 

Sign up to ApprovalMax and get three months free of financial controls and approval automation. The offer is valid for new clients and is open until 31 December 2023 



Enjoy a Black Friday brew on us! Power through client payments with the right platform (and a little caffeine). Book a demo with Apron in November and receive a FREE bag of our famous Bean Counters coffee beans (while stocks last). 
Book demo, get coffee 



This Black Friday enjoy discounted access to top-notch tools and resources that'll make your job a breeze. Whether you're a seasoned pro or just starting out, Bright's Black Friday deals are here to make your financial journey smoother. Upgrade your skills, boost efficiency, and add a touch of joy to your workday. Don't miss out – offers end 30th November 2023. 
Claim the offer 



Get up to 12 months free! Pay for six months and get an additional six months free. Or opt of an annual subscription, pay for a year and unlock 12 months free usage 


Intuit QuickBooks 

Dedicated offer for bookkeepers: Get five QuickBooks Essentials licenses for £5 per month for 12 months. This offer is for new customers only. Call the team on 0808 168 4282 to claim this offer. 



Know-it enables you and your clients to effectively manage the end-to-end credit control process - allowing you to mitigate credit risk, reduce debtor days and increase cash flow. Know-it can be used directly by your customers or as part of your own service offering, easily connecting with Xero, Sage Business Cloud, QuickBooks and FreeAgent for instant customer insights. This Black Friday Know-it is offering bookkeepers: an extended 60-day FREE trial including a FREE Creditsafe credit report for anyone who signs up! (No credit card required). Use code: ICBBF23 



IRIS Software Group

As the ‘Official Supporter of Accountants and Bookkeepers’, IRIS is delighted to offer all ICB members an exclusive 25% discount off IRIS Elements*. Claiming your exclusive 25% discount is simple. Just use the code ICB25 at checkout. 



This Black Friday, give your business the gift of clarity with Pulse - your free, AI-powered data insights dashboard. Pulse uses the power of Open Banking and Open Accounting to simplify your financial navigation. Pulse offers an insightful glance at key financial metrics like Turnover Trends, Gross Margin, and Debtor/Creditor Ratios.  

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Our bookkeeping package allows you to effortlessly add clients and, with a few short questions, make funding inquiries on their behalf through Swoop’s advisor portal. We present all relevant options, giving you the choice.  This Black Friday, we’re offering bookkeepers one month free – 12 months for the price of 11. 



TimeKeeper is the paperless way to manage timesheets, rotas, time off and jobs. We are compatible with several payroll softwares and we will generate the most comprehensive, detailed excel spreadsheets at the click of a button. Sign up to become an affiliate partner and we will give you 25% of the first year's revenue. For Black Friday we have 20% off annual subscriptions. 



Xero is supporting bookkeepers by offering your clients an exclusive deal when you pay for their subscription: 75% off Xero for the first six months! 

Take advantage of this offer by joining our Xero partner programme, where you can utilise complimentary software to run your practice smoothly and efficiently. Additionally, you'll get Xero Tax at no extra cost, so you can look after bookkeeping, accounts production and tax returns all in one place. 


Improving your business 

Linked in Daily Habit workshop with Ashley Leeds - the Linked-in Guy 

The next course begins Monday on Monday 27 November and there is a Black Friday offer to take the course for just £100 (Reduced from £150). It’s five days of Live Zoom training (capped at just 15 students) every morning 8:45 - 9:00am. There is a group chat for personalised help and a final 1:1 to consolidate your learning. PLUS - if you book and you are a member of the ICB and let me know, I will send you a free copy of my book 101 Ideas for LinkedIn content. 


VIP Revolution Programme with Bev Flanagan 

To celebrate Black Friday, Bev is offering six months free of her VIP Revolution Programme. Over 12 months, dive into monthly webinar sessions, Q&A sessions and insights from expert speakers. With exclusive access to assets, scripts, and templates to rebrand for your business, elevate your practice to new heights. 

Pay for six months upfront and receive six months FREE, packed with bonuses like a business evaluation, 2024 business planning bootcamp, and personalized 1-2-1 sessions. 


Philippa Haynes Idea Client Programme 

Phillipa is offering £100 off her Ideal Client Programme which helps bookkeepers discover ideal targets and how best to talk to them directly. The £550 programme is reduced to £450. Book before Thursday 7 December.

Claim the offer 

Unity IT 

This Black Friday, Unity IT is offering ICB members access to their online Cyber Awareness Training Portal free of charge with anyone who commences their Cyber Essentials CertificateThis provides users access to ongoing training materials to raise their awareness to what form cyber-attacks can take.  

Cyber Essentials helps you to guard against the most common cyber threats and demonstrates to your clients, your commitment to cyber security and protecting their data.  

Claim the offer by emailing icb@unityit.co.uk or call 028 9266 1190 for more info. 



Ideal Schools 

Ideal Schools are running a 15% discount across all their ICB courses with the discount code BF15. Visit the website here https://www.idealschools.co.uk/ 


Training Link 

Training Link have a wide variety of Black Friday discounts running on their ICB courses. Covering levels 2 and 3 in addition to dedicate bundle packages.  


ICB Member benefits 


Take advantage of additional members only savings with free shipping. 

  •  Save an additional 10% discount on XPS NB’s &DT’s 
  • Save an additional 7% discount on PowerEdge Servers 

  • Save an additional 5% discount on Lattitude, Optiplex, Precision & Vostro (DT & NB) 

  • Save an additional 5% discount on Alienware NB’s & DT’s (new platforms). 

  • Save an additional 6-10% discount on Monitors. 

  • Save an additional 6-20% on Accessories.  


Visit the Exclusive Member Offer page. Your password is your six digit ICB number.



Don’t forget: All ICB members have access to ICBenefits with a programme of discounts available with high street names. Take advantage of Black Friday top tech deals with these fantastic offers from ICBenefits UK. From boosting your broadband to customised computing to amazing appliances, there's the deal just for you!