Fingercheck has several plans to choose from. You can sign up for Time & Attendance, and grow to Small Business Starter, 360, or 360 Plus.


In this article, you will learn:


How to get started with the Time & Attendance plan

Here’s the high-level process to get you started using Time & Attendance plan:

The basic steps are as follows:

  1. Sign up on the Fingercheck site.

  2. Complete the setup wizard, which asks general questions about your company.
    To begin using Fingercheck, you must complete the required fields, which are marked with an asterisk (*).

  3. Set up basic policies (such as break and overtime policies).

  4. If you are using Fingercheck time clocks, set them up for your employees.

  5. Add your employees to Fingercheck.

  6. Continue refining your Fingercheck configuration to get more out of the software.

How to get started with Small Business Starter, 360, or 360 Plus plan

Here’s the high-level process to get you started using Small Business Starter, 360, or 360 Plus plan:

The basic steps are as follows:

  1. Sign up on the Fingercheck site.

  2. Complete the setup wizard, which asks general questions about your company.
    To begin using Fingercheck, you must complete the required fields, which are marked with an asterisk (*).

  3. Set up basic policies (such as break and overtime policies).

  4. If you are using Fingercheck time clocks, set them up for your employees.

  5. Add your employees to Fingercheck.

  6. Onboard your employees.
    We recommend that you have your employees onboard themselves. When adding your employees, you will see an option for self-onboarding, and your employees will receive an email with a link to onboard.

  7. Before your first payroll, set up these important payroll items:

    • Previous payroll documentation

    • Child support payments

    • Direct deposit information

  8. Submit your previous payroll documentation to Fingercheck for importing your Year-to-Date payroll data.

  9. Have your employees use Fingercheck to punch in and punch out.

  10. Your Fingercheck representative will assist you with processing your first payroll.

  11. Continue refining your Fingercheck configuration to get more out of the software.

    • Compartmentalize your expenses by defining cost center levels and cost centers, jobs, locations, positions, and/or tasks.

    • Set up more policies as needed (for example, absence, accrual, job fencing, or exception policies).

    • Set up your general ledger.

    • Set up master profiles allow you to customize which policies are assigned to each group of employees.

How to get even more out of your app

To get even more out of your Fingercheck app, you can sign up for these services:

  • HR Concierge: A third-party service that is powered by actual HR professionals who are qualified to advise you on legal HR questions.

  • CorpNet: A third-party service that assists with payroll tax registration.

  • Accountant portal: A free portal that lets your accountant access your files with ease.

  • Background checks through Sapphire: A third-party company can perform your background checks for new hires.

  • rapid! PayCard: A third-party service that enables you to pay your employees with debit cards that refill automatically.

  • Human Interest: A third-party service that offers 401K services for small businesses.

  • Automated child support: A feature of Fingercheck that electronically pays your employees’ child support payments each time you run payroll. The funds are deducted from your employees’ paychecks and directly deposited into the designated state agency’s account.


As always, we aim to enhance your experience here at Fingercheck with not only new enhancements but with guides to provide you with the direction and support needed to navigate the system with ease.

If you have any further questions on this subject, you can reach out to our team at 1-800-610-9501, or by using our in-app messaging feature by logging into our secure site and initiating a conversation.

To learn more about our cost-effective and user-friendly cloud-based time and attendance software, check out our website at Fingercheck.com.

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