Intuit Review

About Intuit

Most consumers know Intuit by their three flagship products—Quicken, QuickBooks and TurboTax. For over a quarter of a century their software has been the standard for personal finance, small business accounting and tax preparation software. The financial software company continues to strengthen their offerings by improving their existing software and developing new services to meet the changing needs of business owners and consumers. They are a dynamic company that continues to be the leading choice of both industry and individuals because they impress with products that are innovative, insightful and Intuit-ive.

What started as a modest personal finance program from Scott Cook and Tom Proulx has evolved into an international provider of software and services for a wide variety of needs and audiences. They have more to offer than just accounting, personal finance, or tax return software. The company also has compelling software and services for just about any aspect of personal or business finances, and plenty more.

Over the years Intuit has continued to offer new solutions and has acquired a number of products and services, including Digital Insight, ProSeries, Lacerte, Electronic Clearing House, Mint.com and more.

And while helping others with their finances has also helped their bottom line, the multi-billion dollar company has several social acknowledgements to be proud of, including being on Fortune’s list of America’s 100 Best Companies to Work For six years in a row, as well as Fortune’s list of the World’s Most Admired Software Companies.

What Does Intuit Software Have to Offer?

While the product lines of QuickBooks, Quicken and TurboTax are the most popular products they sell, the company has many other software packages, web services and even hardware solutions, particularly for small businesses. They have a product for just about any aspect of small business finances, and also other small business needs.

Accounting
QuickBooks is available in a number of scalable editions as software or online. From the Simple Start Online Free edition to the industry specific QuickBooks Enterprise suites, QuickBooks has helped small businesses take control of their business accounting.

Personal Finance
Quicken is the company's main personal finance offering, available as software or online in a variety of versions for specific needs. The company also has a number of useful personal finance services and mobile apps available, including the popular Mint.com.

Tax Preparation
Whether you’re a business using QuickBooks or an average consumer with no budget whatsoever, you have to file taxes. TurboTax makes it easy to prepare your federal and state tax returns quickly to get the most on your return.

Payroll
Whether you’re working with QuickBooks or not, the manufacturer has several products available to fit any size company and help manage employee payroll, from wages to direct deposit. The company even has helpful resources to help with workers' compensation, 401K plans and health insurance.

Payment Processing
The software company has services for helping you manage money, but it also has merchant services to help you make it. Payment solutions for accepting credit and debit cards are available for PC, online, physical terminals, web stores and even smartphones.

Point of Sale
Software and services are specifically designed to help brick-and-mortar stores with payments by offering cash register software and hardware like credit card readers, bar code scanners, receipt printers, and complete PIN Pads.

Websites
If you need a domain to host your website, professional design services, SEO help or other marketing tools, they also offer website services. Selling products or services online? Even better; their web services and payment processing solutions all work together.

They have a number of other offerings as diverse as business card printing, incorporation services, Will writing, and property management software.

Overall, the popular American software company has an amazing selection of products and services, almost all of which are very professional and extremely practical. Consumers, accountants, and small business owners have taken advantage of their products for decades, and it’s easy to see why. Intuit is a dynamic company with a versatile array of high-quality products for personal and business finances. At TopTenREVIEWS We Do the Research So You Don't Have To.™

 
 
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1 Intuit Online Terminal Intuit Online Terminal
by Intuit
read review screen shots 01-01-10 $12.95/mo.
The Intuit Online Terminal lets you accept credit card payments anywhere you have internet access, and you don’t even have to have QuickBooks. This s... read our full review
2 TurboTax TurboTax
by Intuit
read review screen shots 11-17-09 $49.95
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3 Quicken Quicken
by Intuit
read review screen shots 10-13-09 $39.95
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4 QuickBooks QuickBooks
by Intuit
read review screen shots 09-28-09 $159.96
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5 Mint.com Mint.com
by Intuit
read review screen shots 09-14-09 FREE
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6 QuickBooks Point of Sale QuickBooks Point of Sale
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read review screen shots 08-04-09 $1,299.95
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7 Intuit GoPayment Intuit GoPayment
by Intuit
read review screen shots 05-22-09 $12.95/mo.
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8 Intuit Website Creator Intuit Website Creator
by Intuit
read review screen shots 12-18-07 $4.99/mo.
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9 Intuit Online Payroll Intuit Online Payroll
by Intuit
read review screen shots 11-12-07 $25.00/mo.
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10 Intuit Merchant Service for QuickBooks for Mac Intuit Merchant Service for QuickBooks for Mac
by Intuit
read review screen shots 06-05-06 $19.95/mo.
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