Is Personal Capital an Alternative to Quicken?

Using Personal Capital instead of Quicken

I’ve been trying a new personal financial management tool called Personal Capital to see if it would make a good alternative to Quicken. Here are my observations and thoughts.

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Fix for Slow or Freezing Quicken 2017 for Windows

Some Quicken 2017 for Windows users have been reporting slowness or freezing when opening or using Quicken. If you have been experiencing this, please continue reading below for a possible solution. If you have not been experiencing this problem or are using Quicken for Mac, you can safely ignore the rest of this post. The […]

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TurboTax 2016 Review & Overview

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Top 15 Year-End Tax Tips to Maximize Your Refund

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TurboTax 2016 Released

TurboTax 2017 Released

TurboTax 2016 Release Now that the election is over, hopefully we can all get back to our normal lives. Part of that includes preparing tax returns and getting ready for the new year. TurboTax 2016 is here just in time to help you with that. It was officially released on November 9, 2016, the day […]

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The New Quicken 2017 Was Released Last Week

What's New in Quicken 2017

The newest version of Quicken was released two weeks ago. This is the first Quicken release since H.I.G. Capital took over and users are already reporting a much improved product over last year’s version.

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Making a Year-End Copy of Quicken – Best Practices

Backup Quicken Lately

Don’t make the mistake of deleting history from your current Quicken file when you use the Year-End Copy tool. This simple mistake can cause a lot of problems later on. There are two recommended methods for making a year-end backup copy of you Quicken file and tax season is the perfect time to do it.

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Intuit Just Sold Quicken!

Intuit Sold Quicken This Week

Intuit just announced this week that it has sold its Quicken personal finance software to H.I.G. Capital. Eric Dunn, the head of Quicken, talked about the sale and what it means for Quicken’s future. This is exciting news and will be good for Quicken users. This is an opportunity for new investors and managers to […]

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When Should You Upgrade Quicken?

Time to upgrade Quicken

There are two main reasons why you should upgrade Quicken. If your current version is older than 3 years or if you’re running a newly released operating system. Find out more about when and why you should upgrade Quicken.

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Quicken 2016 + TurboTax 2015 Bundle Deals

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