what's the difference between quicken deluxe and quicken starter?

I want to get my college student set up with quicken. She can buy the Quicken starter at her college store. Is that the same as Quicken Deluxe?

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http://quicken.intuit.com/personal-finance-software/starter-edition-personal-budgeting.jsp

Quicken Starter Edition does not have the ability to track any investment or Mutural fund activity.  It will basically allow you track Checking, Savings, and Credit Card activity.  Also from my understanding you have to start fresh with Quicken Starter Edition, so you can import a previous year file in.

If your college student just has basic financial activity this would be a great product to start with, but when she wants to upgrade to a newer version she would have to go to at least Quicken Deluxe.

Here is another discussion on this topic you might find helpful:
https://qlc.intuit.com/post/show_full/c2OImgPIGr37JlacfArQA8?p=1&ppid=145606309&q=Starter+Edition&s=6
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