Quicken Essentials Update is Essential

Quicken has released Quicken Essentials for Mac, version 1.5, a money manager program, with essential features that were missing in the initial release. Included are check printing and exporting data into tax file format.

Quicken’s full list of updates:

  • Print checks.
  • Create spending reports.
  • Attach receipts and other files to transactions.
  • Manually edit investment holdings and balances, and accounts not automatically connected.
  • Export data into a tax file format and generating tax summary reports.

Quicken Essentials 1.5 for Mac is a free upgrade. QE is priced at US$49.99. It requires an Intel Mac and Mac OS X 10.5.8 or later.