Simplifies Managing and Paying Bills for Mac and Windows Users
MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–
Quicken 2016, now available from Intuit
Inc. (Nasdaq: INTU), includes new features for Mac and Windows users
that are designed to further help today’s busy consumer easily track,
transact and take control of managing their money.
For more than 30 years, individuals and families have counted on
Quicken, a top personal money management software program, to help them
achieve their financial goals. Here’s what’s new for Quicken 2016:
Quicken 2016 for Windows
In addition to managing multiple financial accounts in one location,
customers can now see, track and pay all of their bills in one
place. After users link their bills, Quicken automatically tracks due
dates and amounts due, eliminating the need to log into multiple
accounts to stay on top of their bills. Quicken users can easily pay
bills using Quicken Bill Pay.
Quicken 2016 for Mac
Responding to customer requests, the new Quicken for Mac includes
integrated bill pay. This lets users easily pay their bills, transfer
money between accounts, see what bills have been paid, and which are
coming or are past due so they can manage cash flow.
Daniel Goldsmith, a 22-year Quicken for Mac customer and beta tester
from Boynton Beach, Fla., said, “Quicken 2016 for Mac continues to
improve an already iconic product with new enhancements that allow me to
easily move forward with all of my accumulated data in a modern product.”
With a focus on delivering an exceptional customer experience, Quicken
has expanded customer support in the United States and improved the
reliability and accuracy of bank downloads and transactions. Quicken has
also grown the product development team to build out the next generation
of Quicken features.
“We’re working harder and smarter than ever to delight customers,” said Eric
Dunn, senior vice president and general manager of Quicken. “Quicken
2016 affirms our commitment to listening to our customers and helping
them achieve financial success at every life stage. Our new features for
Mac and Windows users help remove some of the complexity around managing
and paying bills. Looking ahead, our goal is to add capability and
enhancements to Quicken products that extend the ability for users to
easily manage their money across devices.”
Features Users Have Come to Count On
In addition to connecting to more than 14,500 checking, savings, credit
card, loan, investment and retirement accounts, Quicken will continue to
Easily manage more complex financials, such as investments, retirement
and tax planning
Understand their credit with access to a free quarterly credit score
and credit report summary, powered by Equifax. This feature is
available for Windows only.
Make smart money decisions on-the-go with the free mobile companion
app for iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch and Android devices.
- Manage bills directly from the Quicken register.
Receive timely alerts and bill reminders such as low balance, over
budget and unusual activity.
Set up and track budgets for variable monthly or seasonal expenses,
such as entertainment, dining out or holiday shopping.
Create savings goals to help track progress toward specific targets,
such as building an emergency fund or paying down debt. This feature
is available for Windows only.
Pricing and Availability
The Quicken product line for 2016 is available now at Quicken.com and at
select retailers. Its products serve individuals, business owners and
property managers and include:
Quicken 2016 for Mac: For
easy money management and bill pay. .99
Starter Edition: For simple money
management needs; helps individuals get organized and learn how to
Deluxe: For increasing savings; helps create custom budget,
savings and debt reduction plans. .99.
Premier: For managing investments; helps plan for tax time.
Home & Business: For managing business and personal finances
all in one place. 4.99.
Rental Property Manager: For rental property owners who want to
manage their personal and rental property finances in one place.
About Intuit Inc.
Intuit Inc. creates business and
financial management solutions that simplify the business of life for
small businesses, consumers and accounting professionals.
Its flagship products and services include QuickBooks® and
TurboTax®, which make it
easier to manage small businesses
and tax preparation and filing.
Mint.com provides a fresh, easy and
intelligent way for people to manage their money, while ProSeries®
and Lacerte® are Intuit’s
leading tax preparation offerings for professional accountants.
Founded in 1983, Intuit had revenue of .2 billion in its fiscal year
2015. The company has approximately 7,700 employees with major offices
in the United States, Canada,
the United Kingdom, India
and other locations. More information can be found at www.intuit.com.
Intuit, the Intuit logo, and Quicken, among others, are registered
trademarks and/or registered service marks of Intuit Inc. in the United
States and other countries. Other parties’ trademarks or service marks
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Source: Intuit Inc.
Holly Perez, 650-944-6482