Page tree
Skip to end of metadata
Go to start of metadata

  1. Open the account you want to use.
  2. Click Enter Transactions.
  3. In the Enter Transaction list, select Bonds Bought.
  4. Use the dialog to record the purchase of any bond type except for U.S. Savings bonds. Click a link below for more information.
    • Transaction date
    • Account
    • Security name
    • Number of bonds and Price paid
    • Principal Amount
    • Commission and Accrued Int
  5. Click Enter/New to enter another transaction, or Enter/Done to finish.


For information about how to record bond sales, return of principal or capital, retirement of Ginnie Mae bonds, and so on, see Tracking bonds and CDs.

Recording a transaction in Quicken does not execute a real-world trade, transfer, or other transaction. Contact your broker to execute trades or transfers, and then manually record the transactions in Quicken—better yet, download them directly from your participating financial institution.