"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."
|Checking and savings|
|Smart accounts based on rules|
|Online bill pay|
|Attach images or files|
|Split transactions with multiple categories|
|Custom categories & sub-categories|
|Assign tax codes|
|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|
|View price history|
|Stock option trades|
|Return on investment (ROI)|
|Income & expense|
|Envelope budgeting option|
|Budget vs. actual report|
|Use multiple budgets|
|Sync to iPad app|
|Sync to iPhone/iPod app|
|Sync to free Investor app|
|Multiple currency support|
|Maintain multiple user documents|
|Export to QIF|
|Export to TurboTax|
|Unlimited email support*|
|Free live chat*|
|Downloadable user manuals|
|Video tutorial library|
|Online forums/knowledge base|
|Built-in searchable help files|
|90-day money back guarantee|
Banktivity for Mac
Quicken Essentials for Mac
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June 8, 2016 | 24 Comments
One of the benefits of using Banktivity is being able to look up historical financial information. For example, the other day when we were prepping for a yard sale, we wanted to know how much we originally paid for a bicycle we were selling. No problem, I thought, I can just pull up Banktivity and… Read More
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