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Quicken

A major line of accounting software primarily for individuals and microbusinesses. Quicken allows one to complete taxes and track expenses. Quicken is marketed toward businesses that are too small to justify the extensive services offered by Quickbooks.
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Photo: The Quicken Financial Planner features columnist Jan e Bryant Quinn.
Quicken Loans has been ranked among the "Top 15" companies on FORTUNE Magazine's annual list of the "100 Best Companies to Work for in America" list for three consecutive years.
By simplifying the download process and asking new users to enter very basic data about their income and bills, Quicken provides immediate and valuable insight into spending habits and cash flow.
In Quicken, you use categories to group transactions into related areas of income and expense.
Local and online backup - Easily back up Quicken Home Inventory Manager data locally to your computer, an external hard drive, a flash drive or to the integrated online backup service, available at an extra charge.
With the information all in one place and easily accessible, Quicken Medical Expense Manager provides users with an empowering tool that levels the playing field when dealing with insurance companies and providers.
TechSmith has also created special Quicken capture profiles and stamps so users know exactly which capture setting to choose for each type of image they want to capture and store.
Quicken for Mac 2006 is the result of an ongoing conversation between Intuit and the Mac community," said Peter Karpas, vice president and general manager, Quicken Solutions Group.
Quicken also provides users with greater control and access to their entire personal finance history and records by attaching documents such as checks, receipts, warranties, and electronic statements right in the product -- making filing cabinets virtually obsolete.
Unlike spreadsheets, Quicken Medical Expense Manager displays the information that is important to track and finds tax-deductible medical expenses, including mileage, prescriptions and insurance premiums.