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Banktivity 6 vs. Quicken Essentials


"It will be a long time, if ever, before Quicken Essentials catches up to Banktivity."
"Recently I gave up on Intuit for good and moved from Quicken Essentials to Banktivity."
"I'm finding Banktivity much more usable as a Quicken replacement than Intuit's anemic Quicken Essentials."
Account Types
Checking and savings
Credit cards
Amortized loans
Investments Balance only
Retirement Balance only
Account Management
Account groups
Transactions
Online bill pay
Attach images or files
Split transactions with multiple categories
Scheduled transactions
Categories
Custom categories & sub-categories
Assign tax codes
Importing
Direct downloads from online accounts
Integrated web browser
Use rules to clean & categorize imported transactions
Import from Microsoft Money
Import from Quicken for Windows
Import from Quicken for Mac
Investment management
Retrieve quotes
View price history
Short sales
Stock option trades
Investment analysis
Portfolio value
Capital gains
Return on investment (ROI)
Transaction history
Report Templates
Income & expense
Net worth
Category detail
Investment summary
Payee summary
Debt summary
Forecast
Budgets
Envelope budgeting option
Budget vs. actual report
Use multiple budgets
Mobility
Sync to iPad app
Sync to iPhone/iPod app
Other
Workspaces
Multiple currency support
Maintain multiple user documents
Password protection
Check printing
64-bit optimization
Export to QIF
Export to TurboTax
Support
Trial version
Unlimited email support*
Free live chat*
Downloadable user manual
Video tutorial library
Online forums/knowledge base
Built-in searchable help files
90-day money back guarantee
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Minimum OS requirement is 10.12 Sierra. For older OS versions, try Banktivity 5.

Hidden Gems Part 2

July 30, 2017 | 57 Comments

The first part of our hidden gems series covered how to quickly sum up selected transactions, using option-click to expand/collapse nested categories and our new transaction editor. This post will pick up where the original left off and we’ll cover three more hidden gems, numbers 4-6. For those new to us, our new version of… Read More

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