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QuickBooks® & Quicken® Comparison Chart

Compare Software Functionality
FeaturesQuickBooks® Quicken®
Home & Business
Quicken®
Manages personal financesYesYesYes
Pay bills online1 YesYesYes
Download banking into software YesYesYes
Make transfers online1 YesYesYes
Balance your checkbooks YesYesYes
Create budgets reports and graphs YesYesYes
Plan for retirement  YesYes
Find tax deductions YesYesYes
Assists with investments and taxes  YesYes
Creates estimates and invoices YesYesYes
Generates business reports & graphs YesYesYes
Tracks vehicle mileage YesYes 
Tracks multiple jobs per customer YesYes 
Monitors unpaid invoices YesYes 
Track accounts payable & reimbursable YesYes 
Tracks business sales tax YesYes 
Create a business plan YesYes 
Journal entry options for double entry Yes  
Create a forecast Yes  
Track sales orders Yes  
Track inventories Yes  
Manage payroll and taxes Yes  
Remote access Yes  
Forms for invoices etc Yes  
Multi-user Yes  
Time tracking Yes  
Integrates with Word, Excel, Outlook and ACT Yes  
Job costing Yes  
Customized price levels Yes  
Track income/expenses by class Yes  
Create purchase orders Yes  
 
1 QuickBooks MAC 2009 or later versions do not support Online Banking Bill Pay or Transfers through the software.
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