Quicken is an ideal topic for the Busy People series, as the program itself was designed for busy people and is the bestselling financial management software. Besides making it very easy to balance a checkbook and do other simple banking tasks, Quicken users can track their investments, get information about how they spend, budget their expenses, and even pay bills online.
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Many people are still not overly comfortable with a computer. If you count yourself in that group, Peter Weverka has written Quicken 6 for Windows for Busy People to enable you to quickly use Quicken to manage your finances on your computer without a great deal of stress.
Each chapter begins with a "Fast Forward" section that tells you how to perform tasks in a few simple steps. Each task is covered in more detail later in the chapter. Although the approach is folksy, the book covers all the functionality of Quicken 6. This four-color book offers a user-friendly approach that more sophisticated users may not appreciate.From the Back Cover:
Time is money. Trouble is, who has time to learn Quicken, the software that makes managing money a snap? That's why you need Quicken 6 for Windows for Busy People- the only guide that makes it fun and easy to learn how to manage your finances with Quicken, America's best-selling financial management program. With its easy-to-understand format, you'll learn how to organize your finances, stick to your budget, plan for the future, analyze investments, and see exactly where you stand financially. Whether you're starting from scratch or have used Quicken before, you will master the latest features-electronic banking, downloading credit card data and stock quotes, transferring funds, checking your account balances, and even paying bills online. A busy person (like you!) with a skeptic's view of computing, Peter Weverka is the author of Dummies 101: Word for Windows 95 for Dummies Quick Reference. He has edited 80 computer books on topics ranging from word processers to databases to the Internet, and his humorous articles have appeared in Harper's. Organized to give you a QUICK ORIENTATION to the software, Quicken 6 for Windows for Busy People offers exceptional timesaving features, including: Fast Forwards: Quick reference sections at the beginning of each chapter that demonstrate essential Quicken features-an ideal way for experienced users to learn about Quicken!; SHORTCUTS: Accelerated routes and quick keystrokes that let you complete a task or solve a problem in seconds. HABITS & STRATEGIES: Timesaving tips and convenient techniques. DEFINITIONS Fast and clever ways to help you learn and remember the jargon. CAUTIONS: Known pitfalls and problems to avoid to save you time and headaches.
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Book Description Mcgraw-Hill Osborne Media, 1996. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0078822432
Book Description Mcgraw-Hill Osborne Media, 1996. Paperback. Book Condition: New. New item. Bookseller Inventory # QX-004-23-6863006
Book Description Mcgraw-Hill Osborne Media, 1996. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 78822432