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11. Using GnuCash

Steve Oualline and Grace Oualline1

(1)San Diego, California, USA

GnuCash is a simple-to-use accounting program. It has several advantages over a spreadsheet, such as reconciliation and check printing. Also, one of its chief advantages is that it is simple and easy to use.

In this chapter, you will learn the following:

  • How to create a checking account

  • How to enter checks

  • How to create a memo line

  • How to print checks

  • How to create a savings account

  • How to reconcile your bank statement

  • How to schedule payments

You can download GnuCash from http://gnucash.org . Follow ...

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