Intuit, the company that makes QuickBooks accounting software, offers free online tutorials for its products, including written instructions and videos. These classes range from basics, such as navigation, connecting to bank accounts and check printing, to more complex topics, such as categorizing and matching banking transactions, setting up garnishments, vacation pay and deductions, and creating sales reports.
To find the classes offered by Intuit, go to the main QuickBooks website at QuickBooks.Intuit.com. From there, click on the Learn & Support tab at the top of the page and select QuickBooks Tutorials. The following page lets you select the course you wish to take from categories that include Manage Expenses, Track Sales and Invoice Customers, among others. If you aren't sure what topic to start with, select "Get started for any business" for a general overview of this accounting software.
QuickBooks offers a wide range of products for a variety of business types from independent contractors to nonprofit organizations. Users can download or access this software via an online interface that requires a membership. Businesses use this software not only to track income and expenses, but also to handle every facet of their businesses, from creating invoices to organizing their finances for tax time. Intuit offers a free trial download for those who wish to try this full-featured accounting software before committing to a purchase.