The account chooser helps you understand how different accounts are used, so you can decide which type of account to add.
To do this task
Click any radio button on the left side of the Add New Account: Choose Account Type window to see an explanation of how the account type is typically used. For example, click Expense to see a brief description of how you would use an Expense account:
Click the More link for help about when you would add an Expense account:
Repeat steps 1 & 2 as necessary to learn more about additional account types, and then decide which type of account you want to add.
When you're ready to add an account, click the radio button for the type of account to add, and click Continue:
Note: To see additional account types, click the Other Account Types drop-down arrow and choose an account from the list: