Teaching PC users the benefits of managing their finances, this book focuses on using Quicken and Microsoft Money to gain greater financial freedom and organization. The creation of an account and of the user interfaces of both applications are addressed in detail. Once they have become familiar with basic setup, users are moved through the applications' categories, learning how to complete transactions, set up budgets, and run reports. Intermediate and advanced topics include working with investments and online banking, monitoring growth, and managing taxes with both Quicken and TurboTax.
Author Biography: Diane Bledsoe helps people get more from technology as a member of the Gateway Training Organization. She lives in Poway, California.