|[August 21, 2014]
Intuit Releases Redesigned Quicken 2015 for Mac
MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. --(Business Wire)--
Intuit Inc. (Nasdaq:INTU) today
announced the availability of Quicken
2015 for Mac, featuring a new, clean and simple interface designed
specifically for Mac and new investment capabilities. The redesigned
product also syncs with a free mobile companion app providing the
ability to photograph and track receipts so users can more easily stay
on top of their money.
Quicken, the nation's leading personal finance software, helps people
take control of their money and better understand their spending so they
can make smarter financial decisions. The 2015 version combines new
features with those that customers have grown to trust. The product
links users to more than 14,500 different banks, credit cards, loan and
investment accounts, allowing them to conveniently view their financial
statements in one place. Other familiar features include tracking
spending by category, creating budgets and the ability to schedule bills
Additional product features and capabilities are expected to be released
throughout the year to continuously improve the user experience. These
additional features and capabilities would be offered only when and if
made available by Intuit (News - Alert).
"Quicken 2015 for Mac includes the things that I need and do on a daily
basis. A huge benefit is downloading transactions directly into the
register to keep me from overspending. It's also really cool that I can
view all my bank and credit card financial information at a glance on my
smartphone,"�said beta tester, Ben W. of Greensboro, NC.
Quicken 2015 for Mac lets users:
Make smart financial decisions on the go: The free mobile
companion app syncs customer data across desktop and mobile devices,
including iPhone (News - Alert), iPad and Android. Quicken users can check account
balances, transactions and household budgets anywhere at ny time, and
snap a photo to store receipts to keep track of important purchases.
Easily track portfolios and plan for taxes: Detailed investment
tracking allows users to view and track portfolio value, investment
transactions, cost basis, unrealized and realized gains, and create
Schedule D tax reports for capital gains. The product simplifies tax
time by tracking deductions and creating tax reports.
View and understand finances in a flash: A refreshed interface
optimized for OS X makes it easy for users to see where they stand
with their finances.
"Millions of people trust Quicken to simplify their money management or
save for a secure financial tomorrow," said Barry
Saik, senior vice president and general manager of Intuit's Consumer
Ecosystem Group. "With Quicken 2015 for Mac, we're reaffirming our
commitment to serving our loyal Apple (News - Alert) customers and delivering the
dependable, easy-to-use solutions they've come to expect."
Quicken 2015 for Mac desktop download is available for $74.99 at Quicken,
App Store and Amazon.
It will be available in retail starting in October.
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®,
Quicken® and TurboTax®,
which make it easier to manage small
businesses and payroll
processing, personal finance,
and tax preparation and filing.
Mint.com provides a fresh, easy and
intelligent way for people to manage their money, while Demandforce®
offers marketing and communication tools for small businesses. ProSeries®
and Lacerte® are Intuit's
leading tax preparation offerings for professional accountants.
Founded in 1983, Intuit had revenue of $4.2 billion in its fiscal year
2013. The company has approximately 8,000 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.
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