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What software/toolkit should I use to manage/plan out a year-long trip across multiple countries?

In a few years I plan on traveling, pretty much all around the world. This is going to cost a good deal of money and be very complex, so I'm going to begin planning now. What software/toolkit is the ...
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iPhone app for grocery shopping with inventory control and tracking of past prices paid

I'm an iPhone user (thus, iOS only recommendations, please!), looking for an app to aid me in grocery shopping. I'm looking to optimize my grocery spending and I've identified some issues with the way ...
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Money Management

Due to poor management skills, I often find myself questioning "where'd I spend all that money?". I have trialled apps like Pocketbook, MoneyManager, MyBudgetBookPro and other apps, but find it very ...
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Budgeting app that automatically monitors credit card account

It seems like there are many Android apps for personal finance/budgeting, but all the ones I've seen require to manually enter every transaction into your phone. Is there an app that will access the ...
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Free NoSQL database with arbitrary precision number field type and aggregation function

I stumbled upon an issue using MongoDB. I cannot save data with arbitrary precision and use aggregation as I intend it to do. I use price amounts and exchange rate fields. MongoDB (documentation) ...
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Personal medical expense manager

Does anyone have any recommendations on software to use to track medical expenses? I’m using Windows, but I would prefer a Web app. Ideally I would like to be able to enter a bill logging the Dr, ...
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App to practice investing money?

I'm looking for some sort of practice software or game where I would be given some (fictional) money and I would use that money to invest in shares or stocks or something and see how much money I ...
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Amazon price target app for Android

Looking for an Android app that will tell me when select products are available on Amazon for user-defined prices. I would think there would be dozens of such apps, but I have yet to find a good one. ...
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Personal finance software with automatic categorisation

I am looking for personal finance software. I need to import bank statements (either by HBCI or .CSV), and then have the software categorise the transactions and produce reports (spending by time ...
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Web money manager for Linux

Does anyone know a good self-hosted (Web GUI) money manager / financial tracking program for Linux? WordPress plugin, PHP project, etc. Something similar to Buxfer, which is great, except it is ...
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Personal finances management calendar

I am looking for an application (open source is strongly preferred) that lets me manage my finances in a calendar-like manner. The difference to a normal calendar is that it should explicitly support ...
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What tool can I use to manage my budget, transactions and bills?

I would like a software that allow me to record my expenses and incomes for different accounts. There must be categories of expenses and incomes, as well a sub(-sub(-sub(...)))categories. I would ...
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Checkbook-like register for credit card purchases?

I would like to record my credit card purchases as I make them on my android phone, and then have those purchases automatically reconciled against my monthly statement. I would like them to be ...
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Stand Alone Accounting Systems vs ERP with Finance Module

We are replacing our finance package which is currently tied into our name brand CRM. It isn't meeting our needs is the short of it. We want to use a SaaS solution. Right now Netsuite for example is ...
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Envelope Budgeting on Linux

Back in my Windows days, I used and liked You Need a Budget (YNAB), which uses envelope based budgeting. Unfortunately, because it's based on Adobe Air, it doesn't run in Linux, which is now my only ...
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Java ACH Payment File Libraries

I am working on a project (in Java) that requires NACHA/ACH files generation. I would assume something used so widely would have lots of libraries out there but surprisingly I cannot find any. Does ...
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Online stock portfolio charts

There are a lot of sites I can go to and get a chart of any stock such as finance.google.com, finance.yahoo.com, and others. But I want to get a chart of how a portfolio consisting of multiple stocks ...
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Enterprise workflow management app with complex activity dependencies

In our company, we need to streamline month end close process which consists of many activities. Each activity can have multiple successors and predecessors (n:n relationship). Activities can be ...
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Stock chart widget

I'd like a widget that can display the graph of recent prices (say over the past week) for a stock. It should be: Free (and no in-app purchases for essential functionality) Not show ads in the widget ...
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App showing typical police traps location

I am looking for an iOS or Android application that can show police traps (for speed radar) located closed to me. I currently use Waze but it only shows current police traps. To increase my safety, I ...
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Forex trading platform with backtesting for non-Windows?

There is Metatrader platform, but it's for Windows only. I'm aware that I could emulate MT4/5 under Wine and I've tried many times, but it simply doesn't work as normal (most of the time it crashes ...
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In search of an accounting/sales software

my wife just started her own business of petsitting at home, and as she's getting more and more clients and needs to produce official reports, I am starting to look into a piece of software that can ...
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Gratis personal finance manager

I need a personal finance manager (in terms of "budget manager"). I don't need any future predictions or taxes calculations, simply a wallet like application with reports and charts. I need to create ...
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Personal accounting software that supports both split and joint accounts well? (Also, forecasts.)

I've been using Mint for a little while, and I like it enough that I want to convince my wife to jump on board. From what I've seen, though, there's no good way to have keep track of accounts where ...
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Portfolio tracker like PersonalCapital.com with history

I am looking for a portfolio tracker which can link to my brokerage account and download transactions including all available historical transactions. I looked at MorningStar, unfortunately, I ...
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Timesheets program with QuickBooks or eBillity integration

Our company uses QuickBooks for finance, billing and time tracking. They use the eBillity program for back end integration with QuickBooks. That means workers like me have to use it too even though we ...
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mac os alternative for Linux/KDE Skrooge budgeting app

I've been using KDE Skrooge budgeting app for a few years but now I switched to mac os. I'm looking for app similar to Skrooge and I'd like it to be / have: open source (not that important) desktop ...
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Are there any good apps that do financial budgeting by the week instead of by the month?

All of the applications I have found that are worth using only let you budget by the month. I would like an application that lets you budget by the week as well as do future planning by the week. I ...
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Advertisement management software for a newspaper organization

I'm really looking hard for a reliable software to manage newspaper advertisements together with finance & circulation modules. Does anyone know any good softwares for newspapers to manage ...
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Double entry book keeping for hardcore personal finance

I'm looking for some experienced feedback with double entry book keeping software that can be tuned for personal finances. I'm not sure if I'm a rare breed, but I like to know my worth at all times ...
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Good money library that's optimized for doing Math

Does anyone know of a good money library that's optimized for doing math? Joda money seems optimized for doing things like displaying currencies and so forth. I'm looking for one that is designed for ...
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Scan a receipt and recognize text/numeric data on it

I'm looking for a software that can scan a receipt to retrieve data of total price, product's name and price, receipt date and receipt number. Some important criteria: The software can be created as ...
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Billing and Invoicing Software For Multiple Devices While Offline

I am in need of invoicing software that can be used on Windows PC's and on and iPad. It needs to be able to do the following: Maintain a list of customers Maintain a list of items Create quotes & ...
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Aggregating financial data for personal use

I really like the functionality Mint.com offers with aggregating data from different financial sources into one place. However, the service itself is extremely lacking and I'm curious to know if there ...
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Open Source Software for Community Credit Union

I'm looking for a piece of open source software to help run a small community credit union (400-1,000 members). It will be able to handle payments, banking and ledger systems. It's a long shot, but ...
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Financial software that calculates total return?

Does anyone know of a service/software (osx) that can do the following? Create portfolio from various sources (stocks, mutual funds etc) Show the total return of the portfolio including capital gains ...
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What is the best application, that helps managing my own personal expenses? [closed]

I need a free application, that has both ONLINE and mobile (android) version to manage my expenses. What would you recommend? Regards.
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Personal finance application for Mac/iOS

I'm looking for a personal finance application. I've tried Squirrel and MoneyWiz, and they both have features I want, as well as flaws that make them nearly unusable for me. What I absolutely need (...
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Receipt OCR & Personal Finance Management app for Android?

Is there and app (preferably for Android or Linux) that would support receipt OCR, so I could just take photos of receipts after shopping? (preferably with option to collaborate with other people, ...
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Open source Android currency converter

I want to convert money values from a currency to another, for instance EUR to USD. Requirements: Run on Android Open source (imperative) Usable offline (exchange rates get updated from time to time,...
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Time-aware tool or website for currency conversion

I would like to know, say, what 1$ on January 1st, 2010 is worth in today's €. I'm no economist, but that probably means: Applying "the" $-€ conversion rate that was in place on that day, obtaining ...
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Budget planning and maintenance

I'm looking for a software that can be used to keep track of a budget for a company. It should enable users to read and/or edit the budget. And if possible, it should support audit trial. The main ...
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Invoicing and accounting software?

I'm doing some work for a client of mine (upgrading systems, etc.), and they've asked me to simplify their billing process. It's a trucking dispatch company if that helps out. Here's the process now: ...
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Personal finance application

I have to manage my (& my families) personal finance situation. This includes expected income, expected payments, savings, loans etc. I don't need some full fledged financing application like ...
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An application for credit monitoring

I am looking for an credit monitoring application that can tell me regularly the changes on my credit. Here is what I am looking for: Could be paid Must be web-based Must monitor the three main ...
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Is there any basic MICR stock check printing software without any frills or gimmicks?

I am looking for a basic piece of software that does ONE job and as little else as possible. I have completely blank generic brand check stock that needs to have the MICR code line and other basic ...
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Open source accountancy programs?

Are there any good open source accountancy programs a startup could use? Double-entry accountancy is required by law in many countries (including mine), so it is a must. The platform should be either ...
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Lightweight home bookkeeping / spending accounting service

Please, recommend a good service to account daily spendings. It should be very easy to add spendings on the move -- via a native Android app or a responsive webapp. It would be great if this service ...
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Which version of TurboTax do I need for a small home-based sales business?

As an American citizen, I've done my own taxes for the last few years. Years ago I used TurboTax, but stopped when I realized it was just as easy to fill in the IRS forms myself. (Year over year ...

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