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Old 02-25-2005, 01:11 PM   #1
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Linux equiv. of M$ Money or Quicken?

Is there a Linux equivalent of M$ Money or Quicken? I'd like to be able to use the Money or Quicken statement downloads from my bank to balance a check register. I currently use M$ Money... MIGHT be able to get it working via WINE, but I'm not too sure that will be successful.

Old 02-25-2005, 01:33 PM   #2
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gnucash is the usual equivalent mentioned. There is also kmymoney.
Old 02-25-2005, 01:35 PM   #3
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some ideas


There's more out there, and more too if you want to look at non-free stuff.
Old 02-25-2005, 03:42 PM   #4
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Thanks guys, I'll check into those when I get home. I don't need an elaborate program, just something to balance the checking account with. Preferrably one that will read M$ Money or Quicken files.
Old 02-25-2005, 09:53 PM   #5
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-> Softwares
-> Accounting

The reason I shifted from gnucash is because it requires
double accounting. I use CBT, a simple checkbook tracker.
Most porgrams, if not all, including CBT, will read quicken
files. However, CBT will not handle complex transaction.
[And I haven't try online banking, so I don't know. But
if online banking is important to you, check it out.]



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