Time to retire Sibelius?

I have been using a legal copy of Sibelius 7 extensively for years and it does everything that I need. I will never upgrade to a newer version because the new owners AVID oblige you to keep paying each year. The Photoscore Ultimate program that produces a Sibelius file from a PDF file or from scanning sheet music pages is good and occasionally I get 100% accuracy but usually it requires manual corrections. Friends who use Finale speak highly of that product.
 
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Is it time to retire Sibelius?
I have used Sibelius for many years and I currently have a legal copy of Sibelius 7 and a legal copy of "Photoscore Ultimate". It meets all of my needs so I don't need to upgrade. However I would pay to upgrade the associated program named "Photoscore Ultimate" if they fixed some time consuming problems in examining a PDF file of sheet music in preparation for creating a Sibelius file. Which is the better product - Sibelius or Finale? I have invested so much time in learning to use Sibelius that I will not spend time learning to use Finale, even if I were to receive a free copy of Finale.
 
I have used Sibelius extensively for about 20 years and am happy with Sibelius 7. Newer versions do not contain any features that I need so there is no reason for me to pay money for a newer version. Another deterrent is that it is my understanding that users of newer versions of Sibelius have to pay an annual license fee. I would readily upgrade to a newer and better version of PhotoScore for converting a PAD file into a Sibelius file but there have been no improvements in Photoscore for about ten years.
 
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