Media praise for Quicken 2006 for Starters: The Missing Manual
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"Packed full of screen images and step-by-step process instructions, the author has assembled a clear, easy-to- follow guide for literally every aspect of the Quicken application. The content includes all of the basic program operations as well as real-world context relating when to apply certain elements of the software."
-- , The Kleper Report on Digital Publishing
"One of the beauties of the Missing Manuals is that there is always something new to discover and the research is quite thorough...I kept finding snippets of information, in the way of Tips or Notes, that would give just that bit extra."
-- , Bangkok Post
"In this most excellent book's pages, you'll find step-by-step instructions for using the most popular and useful Quicken features, including those you may not have quite understood, let alone mastered. More importantly, this book helps you evaluate Quicken's features and decide which ones would be most useful in your situation. "
-- , Amazon.com
"Of all the great books in the Pogue Press series, this book is probably one of the most useful for the simple fact that it's territory that is not covered very well when you scan the books online regarding Quicken. Ms. Biafore explains the inner workings of this application like a seasoned pro. From inputting bills and deposits to tracking finances to creating reports, Quicken 2006 for Starters is a great resource for all novice Quicken users out there!! "
-- , Amazon.com
"Financial-software writer and personal finance expert Bonnie Biafore delivers clear explanations and step-by-step instructions for the Quicken features you need, as well as relevant advice and plenty of real-world examples...This book gives you exactly what you need. Quicken 2006 for Starters: The Missing Manual helps you quickly make the most of Quicken 2006."
-- , PC Community News
"There are a lot of good books, but I keep returning to the Missing Manual series because they are inexpensive, easy to read and full of cool tricks and tips."
-- , The South Bay Apple Mac User Group
"I have never seen a manual for any program, hardware or OS which is anywhere close to this series in its helpfulness to the reader. Anyone other than the well trained techs can find this book valuable."
-- , Des Moines Macintosh User's Group
"The books generally are nicely written, easy to read, flow logically, and have a wealth of information to get you up to speed quickly or at least as fast as you can read. I am a strong proponent of these types of manuals since I find that the time spent in reading them to be more productive than learning to use a software program by trial-and-error or going through the built-in Help files or other online aids."
-- , Orange Bytes, North Orange County Computer Club
"Pogue, the New York Times computer columnist, is among the world's best explainers."
-- , co-founder of Wired
"I have reviewed quite a number of Missing Manual books and I am always impressed with them. David Pogue is a Mac master and the depth of his knowledge shines through."
-- , ACT Apple User Group Incorporated