Accounting can be a mind numbing tax. But, if done well, it can make a great difference in one's financial health. The internet is making it easier for people to set up accounting systems on their home PC, or to use hosted applications online. The advantage of online systems is that they take care of all of the security, back ups and upgrades.
This page lists accounting related resources.
QuickBooks - Intuit (*) - review QuickBooks by Intuit is the choice accounting software for small business. The program includes modules for payroll and other accounting needs.
Paychex (*) - review PayChex is a leading source for small business payroll processing.
Quicken (merchant profile) Quicken offers intuitive personal financial accounting system.