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Impressions of Zenefits payroll?

I have a startup client using Zenefits for benefits and Xero for payroll. We need to switch the payroll for a few reasons and thought that combining benefits and payroll is the way to go. I haven't heard much about Zenefits payroll, and their HR and benefits have been fine so far. Anyone have any impressions of Zenefits payroll?

Several people have recommended Gusto payroll, but we're trying not to move everyone off of the benefits platform if Zenefits is a solid payroll service.



Jon Placa
Title: Director of Finance and Operations
Company: NarrativeDx
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(Director of Finance and Operations, NarrativeDx) |

Zenefit's support staff isn't as high-quality as Gusto's.

A few years ago I was weighing both companies and ultimately chose Gusto as their support staff is knowledgable and able to assist with payroll and/or healthcare-related issues as they arise.

I think you'll be happy with the switch

Paul Shapiro
Title: Startup CFO Consultant
Company: Paul G. Shapiro, CPA
(Startup CFO Consultant, Paul G. Shapiro, CPA) |

Thanks, I'll be talking to them soon.

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Wayne Spivak
Title: President & CFO
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(President & CFO, |

I remember Zenefits as a company making the news in 2017 with a major scandal, CEO fines, etc.


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