What is AceMoney?
AceMoney is a personal finance software package that is marketed as the best alternative to Quicken and Microsoft Money - two previously popular packages.
We've put AceMoney through rigorous testing under lab conditions, analysing the features we know are important to you and providing star ratings to help you compare packages.
Our review includes the full results of our lab tests with ratings on data input, the dashboard, transactions, goal-tracking, report-generation, mobile app, security and an overall verdict from our personal finance software experts.
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|AceMoney product review||Specifications|
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AceMoney has not updated its software since the last time we tested it in 2017
Bought in US dollars ($39.99); we give the sterling equivalent
|Free trial?|| |
|Investment tracking|| |
How does AceMoney work?
AceMoney allows you to set up accounts and input transaction data to make budgets and set goals.
It aims to make it quick and easy to manage your accounts, regardless of your financial expertise.
AceMoney review: at a glance
Find out how AceMoney did in our lab review on performance (including data input, set up, dashboard, reports, transactions and tracking), support and its mobile app.
How do I get started?
We reveal how easy it is to get started using AceMoney.
We asked our lab testers to manually input two sets of fictitious financial data, as well as import CSV and QIF files from various sources in order to calculate star ratings for both ease and speed of data input.
|AceMoney: data input||Score|
|Ease of manual data input|
|Speed of manual data input|
How easy is Acemoney to use?
Our lab testers tried out dozens of AceMoney's features and issued star ratings for a range of performance indicators including dashboard navigation, transaction-grouping, report-generating, goal-setting and reminder-scheduling functions.
You can select the score table you want to see using the drop-down menu.
|Ease of generating reports|
|Ease of interpreting reports|
|Range of report styles|
What help and support is on offer?
When using personal finance software it's likely that you'll need some support to help you get the most out of the package.
We tested every element of AceMoney’s customer support and gave it an overall star rating based on the range and quality of the services on offer.
What's AceMoney's mobile app like?
The AceMoney mobile app is available for Android devices and acts as a companion app to the desktop application. Here's how the AceMoney mobile app was rated in our lab tests.
|AceMoney: mobile app||Score|
|Mobile app information view|
|Ease of syncing|
|Ease of adding receipts|
|Utility of app|
How secure is it?
When entering your financial information you want to be sure it's safe.
Here's how AceMoney scored for security in our lab review across its desktop programme and mobile app.
|Security with all options enabled (desktop)|
|Security with fewest options enabled (desktop)|
|Quality of encryption methods (desktop)|
|Navigating security and privacy options (desktop)|
|Security with all options enabled (mobile)|
|Security with fewest options enabled (mobile)|
|Quality of encryption methods (mobile)|
Which?'s verdict on AceMoney
We reveal how suitable AceMoney is for beginners, who tend to struggle with computers and organising their finances and experts who are more experienced in these areas.
|Not suitable for|
Find out more: Best personal finance software - see how AceMoney compares
Is AceMoney compatible with Microsoft Money and Quicken?
AceMoney is compatible with Microsoft Money or Quicken.
Can you import information automatically by linking to your bank account?
AceMoney doesn't allow you to sync data from a bank account.
Does AceMoney work on Apple Watch?
AceMoney is not compatible with the Apple Watch.
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