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Quicken 2001 for dummies
Nelson, Stephen L., 1959-
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Publication Information:
Foster City, CA : IDG Books Worldwide, [2001]

Physical Description:
xxii, 380 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
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Includes index.
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HG179 .N42659 2001 Adult Non-Fiction Central Closed Stacks

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The easy way to manage your money - on your PC
Find out how to track stocks, bonds, or mortgage payments
Capitalize on Quicken(r), from balancing your checkbook to preparing your taxes Want to pay bills, track investments, calculate interest, and more with the click of a mouse? You can with this easy-to-use guide and Quicken. These pages cover the latest updates to this powerful financial software as well as the basics, such as installing Quicken for Windows(r) and establishing online accounts.
Discover how to: Handle your banking online Track your investments on the Web Maintain meticulous records Save money for retirement or a child's education Plan your financial future
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Author Notes

Stephen L. Nelson, MBA, CPA, is the bestselling author of more than 70 books on computer and business topics, including all of the previous For Dummies(r) books on Quicken.

Table of Contents

Part I Zen, Quicken, and the Big Picture
Chapter 1 Setting Up Shop
Chapter 2 Introduction to the Big Picture
Chapter 3 Maximum Fun, Maximum Profits
Part II The Absolute Basics
Chapter 4 Checkbook on a Computer
Chapter 5 Printing 101
Chapter 6 Online and In Charge
Chapter 7 Reports, Charts, and Other Cool Tools
Chapter 8 A Matter of Balance
Chapter 9 Housekeeping for Quicken
Chapter 10 Compound Interest Magic and Other Mysteries
Part III Home Finances
Chapter 11 Credit Cards, Debit Cards, and Petty Cash
Chapter 12 Other People's Money
Chapter 13 Mutual Funds
Chapter 14 Stocks and Bonds
Part IV Serious Business
Chapter 15 Payroll
Chapter 16 Receivables and Payables
Part V The Part of Tens
Chapter 17 (Slightly More Than) Ten Questions I'm Frequently Asked about Quicken
Chapter 18 (Almost) Ten Tips on How Not to Become a Millionaire
AppendixA Quick and Dirty Windows
AppendixB Quicken, the Internet, and You
AppendixC Glossary of Business, Financial, and Computer Terms
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