Quicken sometimes known for running slow. It sometimes freezes as well as crashes down owing to technical glitches. Users report about this problem from time to time. There is no permanent solution to this problem, but the customer care team is working hard to come up with a permanent resolution. You can try out a few steps initially to get rid of the issue. First of all, open the software, then go to Edit option, followed by Preferences. Then click on the “Startup” option given in the list provided at the left hand corner. Below the “Startup Location”, you need to change the option showing “Tips & Tutorials”. Then close as well as reopen the software. The problem of slowness or freezing will occur no longer.