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Fons is the best way to schedule and bill clients for independent teachers

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Fons is a mobile app and website created for independent teachers of any discipline. It takes care of the administrative side of your business, so you have more time to do what you love—teach. We’re a service designed to enable yours.

Scheduling Simplified

See client requests, confirmations, and what’s on your agenda. Invite your clients for recurring or one-off lessons. They’ll receive an invitation to join Fons and confirm their appointment. Plus, you and your clients can easily reschedule or cancel a lesson when something unexpected comes up.

“Scheduling 30 students used to take hours out of my day. With Fons, I can manage our students in minutes and I have a simple and professional way to communicate with them.” - Alyson S, Teacher Admin
Fons calendar views for web and iOS

Automatic Client Payments & Deposits

We've simplified and automated the administrative side of running an independent teaching business.

Schedule & Confirm Appointments

Invite your clients, then schedule and confirm your appointments using Fons.

Meet With Your Client

Focus all your time with clients on the lesson and their development. No more buzzkill conversations about missed payments or paperwork.

Get Your Deposit

Following the end of your appointment, your client's credit card is billed and you are both notified. No more invoices, missed payments, or outstanding balances.
“Before Fons, I was piecing together multiple spreadsheets and paying a bookkeeper to handle most of my business administration. Fons handles everything for me so I can give up the spreadsheet scene and save money on bookkeeping.” - Beth P, Academic Coach

Automatic Reminders
and Notifications

You and your clients get notified automatically of any upcoming appointments, payments, or requests. Need to reschedule an appointment? No problem, we’ll let everyone know. With Fons, you instantly know whenever something important happens.

“I love that it reminds when a lesson is coming up and gives me the option to cancel or change a lesson if needed.” - Tom B, Parent

Upfront Cancellation Policy Enforcement

We’ve built the simplest, best practices approach to running a teaching business. Your clients agree to your lesson cost, duration, and cancellation policy upon creating a Fons account. If a customer cancels a lesson within your cancellation window, they will still be charged for that appointment unless you stop the charge.

“With Fons, my policy is enforced and I never have to chase a late payment again.” - Emily P, Teaching Artist

Teach On Your Timeline

Quickly and easily track and organize your teaching schedule to fit your lifestyle. Setup your office hours to enable clients to make appointment requests only during times you’re available.

“Once I set my teaching schedule, I never have to worry about my availability. My students can see when they can schedule lessons and it eliminates the back and forth.” Guy T, Sports Coach
Child playing violin with her music teacher

Family Schedule Management

Fons let’s parents add and manage their kids’ schedules, and keep track of payments with a single credit card.

“With two kids that each have private lessons with several different teachers, I wish they were all on Fons to make my life easier.” - Katherine M., Parent

Unlimited Clients and Appointments

Invite and manage all of your clients, and schedule an unlimited number appointments. There’s no limit, ever.

Access On The Go

Fons works beautifully on iOS and Android. With just a few taps, view your agenda, invite a new client, or schedule a new appointment. Never miss a notification about a cancellation or appointment request.

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