Stephen L. Nelson, CPA has a simple purpose in life. He wants to help you (and people like you) manage your business finances by using computers. Oh, sure. This personal mandate won't win him a Nobel prize or anything, but it's his own little contribution to the world. Steve's education and experiences mesh nicely with his special purpose. He has a B.S. in accounting and an M.B.A. in finance. He's a CPA. He used to work as a senior consultant with Arthur Andersen and Co., the world's largest public accounting firm. He also has been the controller and treasurer of a 50-person manufacturing firm. Steve, whose books have sold more than 3,000,000 copies in English and have been translated into 11 other languages, is also the bestselling author of Quicken 2000 For Windows For Dummies and Small Business Windows 98 For Dummies (both from IDG Books Worldwide, Inc.).Nelson, Stephen L. is the author of 'Quickbooks 2000 for Dummies' with ISBN 9780764506659 and ISBN 076450665X.