This type of question has always confused me. ATB and other trial balance software always seems to cost more that QuickBooks or Peachtree. Why? What will specialized trial balance software do for you that you can't do with a standard accounting package?
Assuming that you can be satisfied with something cheap and off-the shelf, I'll make my standard observation. I know I'll get lit up like a Christmas Tree for this, but I really don't care anymore. If you want software that thinks like an accountant, get Sage (Peachtree). But if you want software that thinks like Lucy Ricardo, get QuickBooks. This is because, since "anyone can use QuickBooks," according to the ads, Intuit has gone to great (some might say, extreme) lengths to disguise the fact that QuickBooks is in fact an accounting program, not a video game.
That said, if you want to import data directly into ProSeries (which I've never done), I believe QuickBooks is your only alternative.
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