ScaleFactor and Gusto Announce Exclusive Payroll Integration Partnership

  • Gusto’s payroll experience is available within ScaleFactor’s leading accounting software, saving business owners and operators time and money
  • ScaleFactor’s automated accounting capabilities now available to Gusto’s 60,000+ U.S. business customers in an integrated experience
  • Integration helps solve SMB dilemmas of poor cash forecasting, bookkeeping communication errors, forgetting small transactions and difficulties reconciling accounts

AUSTIN, Texas--()--ScaleFactor, the smart finance and accounting platform that enables businesses to operate in real-time, today announced an exclusive partnership with Gusto, the leading payroll, benefits and human resources technology platform. The partnership delivers a fully integrated and automated accounting experience to Gusto users, enabling businesses to sync payroll and benefits directly with their accounting and financial data.

“By joining forces with Gusto, we are empowering SMB owners and operators with the ability to seamlessly link accounting automation with HR and payroll,” said Kurt Rathmann, CEO and founder, ScaleFactor. “Having a comprehensive real-time view of a business’ health saves not only time and money, but enables business leaders to make informed decisions that drive growth.”

By providing a seamless Gusto payroll experience as part of ScaleFactor’s accounting solution, small business owners get what they want most—instant cash flow visibility and access to Gusto’s award-winning payroll and benefits experience. Gusto serves more than 60,000 businesses in the U.S., processes tens of billions of dollars in payroll, and enables thousands of businesses to provide employee benefits such as health insurance, 401(k) retirement plans and 529 college savings plans, many for the first time. ScaleFactor provides financial business operations such as accounting, payroll, bill pay, invoicing, cash flow forecasting and tax compliance.

“We know how important tools and technology will be in helping our users monitor the financial health of their business,” said Mike Triantos, head of partnerships, Gusto. “Gusto’s partnership and integration with ScaleFactor is a solution for anyone who is in pain related to payroll, benefits and HR.”

“Our customers are thrilled with the integrated ScaleFactor-Gusto payroll experience,” said David Loia, chief customer officer, ScaleFactor. “Together we solve the most pressing obstacles to growth that small businesses face — a poor financial picture of their operation, and providing a wonderful experience for their most important asset: their employees.”

ScaleFactor integrates with hundreds of business applications to streamline operations, bringing its automated accounting, tax and finance capabilities to an ecosystem built to help save business owners time and money. For information on ScaleFactor’s current integrations, visit

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About ScaleFactor

ScaleFactor is on a mission to help small businesses scale faster. By automating complex accounting tasks and translating financial information into usable business insights, ScaleFactor is enabling business owners, managers and entrepreneurs to focus on what they love — running and growing their business. Find out more about how ScaleFactor is solving the problems that businesses face every day at

About Gusto

Gusto’s mission is to create a world where work empowers a better life. By making the most complicated business tasks simple and personal, Gusto is reimagining payroll, benefits and HR for modern companies. Gusto serves over 60,000 companies nationwide and has offices in San Francisco and Denver.


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