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Desktop software to manage my finances with virtual accounts

I would suggest checking out GnuCash it has at least most of the features that you have asked for and a couple that are probably more important than the rest: Stable - First full release in 1998 ...
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Is there any basic MICR stock check printing software without any frills or gimmicks?

I used to use VersaCheck until they turned into ransomware. After a stressful couple of weeks looking for a replacement I ended up with ezCheckPrinting I purchased a license for $39 and I've been ...
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Gratis personal finance manager

Mint (Web App/Mobile) It's a major player in the personal finance area. It offers all the standard features (income/expense tracking) as well as reports. However, it's primarily geared towards US ...
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Personal finance software for Windows, possibly Android

One free option is GNUCash. It's available for Windows, Mac, Linux, and there is some kind of Android app but it doesn't have the same functionality. I'll try to address your bullet list here, for ...
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Gratis personal finance manager

I have been using Toshl for a month now and I'm a big fan. It's free, but you can pay to be able to manage more accounts + budgets. However, it's intuitive, easy to use, effective and it's a web app ...
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Receipt OCR & Personal Finance Management app for Android?

Receipts Pros: OCR understanding receipts Offline OCR! low privileges requirement Export options (Dropbox, Google Docs) Cons: Can not supply photo from gallery (have to make new each time) Couldn'...
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Open source accountancy programs?

Single user or multi-user? If you are looking for a single-user desktop software, GnuCash recommended by @ConfusedStack is the best option (Full disclosure: I am the author of Gnucash 2.4 Small ...
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An application for credit monitoring

I would check out Mint Credit Monitor which is a familiy of the multi-award winner Mint, the budget manager, by INUIT INC.. It has most of the characteristics you are looking for: They monitor the 3 ...
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Receipt OCR & Personal Finance Management app for Android?

Receipts by Wave Wave HQ - January 3, 2014 Finance Prons: OCR of Receipts! Nice UI Exporting to Google Drive, Dropbox... separate private and business accounting in same app Cons: require more ...
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Personal finance application

KMyMoney KMyMoney is the KDE app substitute for GnuCash but it's simpler. It works offline It works on XFCE (but you need QT libraries) It's free and open source Mulitple areas of expenses For ...
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Open source Android currency converter

Android Currency Converter seems to be what I was looking for: A few drawbacks: Not that many currencies Maybe a better UI could be designed, even though I have no specific improvement ideas
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Scan a receipt and recognize text/numeric data on it

queXF is an Open Source, web based paper form verification and data entry system: It requires you to first express your paper-printed form in the queXML format. queXF then uses this "schema" to ...
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What is the best application, that helps managing my own personal expenses?

You can try GnuCash for keeping track of your personal expenses Open source GnuCash meets 3 of your 4 requirements: It helps you to manage your personal expenses. It is free. It has an Android ...
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Invoicing and accounting software?

Xero We're in the process of switching to Xero, a cloud-hosted system which can handle accounting, billing, inventory, payroll. One of their big things is minimising data entry by automatically ...
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Scan a receipt and recognize text/numeric data on it

For a complete (Scan, Capture and Document Management) and affordable solution, look at Librex. It covers your requirements. You'll be able to scan your receipts, extract the metatadata our of them, ...
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Online stock portfolio charts

I would suggest the combination of python, ystockquote and one of the many python plotting libraries such as matplotlib pyplot, Plotly or Bokeh - the Bokeh site even has an example that looks very ...
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Personal finance software with automatic categorisation

I'm using moneyplex for about 20 years now (since it became available for OS/2). moneyplex is a cross-platform1 finance solution with active support (fast reactions). supports HBCI via card, PIN/TAN, ...
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Personnal finance webapp

There's this single html file + text file you can save in dropbox/onedrive/googledrive: http://aurelio.net/projects/moneylog/ And then update the text file, and open the html file to visualize the ...
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Best software for family finance

Create a sub-account for every children under your main account like this. Assets:Bank Assets:Bank:1st Child Assets:Bank:2nd Child When you set aside some money you transfer money to those sub-...
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Tracking taxable capital gains as a US taxpayer

In 2008 and 2009 I traded extremely heavily. Because I scale in and out of positions, I had 100's of wash sales and it was impossible to manually reconcile them. I'm no stranger to math or ...
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Application that can aggregate all my French bank accounts (i.e., Mint for French bank accounts)

You may wish to take a look at Bankin' which is a french start-up independent of the banks that provides a mobile App, (Android & iPhone), which provides at least reporting across dozens of french ...
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Java chart libraries suitable for realtime stock charts?

With JavaScript approach, as web content in your Java app, you can add LightningChart JS. It's been made with WebGL, and performance is magnitudes faster when comparing to Java or other JavaScript ...
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Java chart libraries suitable for realtime stock charts?

Vaadin Charts If you want a web app solution written in pure Java but automagically rendered in a web browser with HTML5 web standards technologies, I suggest looking at the Vaadin Framework (open-...
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Personal accounting solution available for India

Ledger meets your requirements. "in Linux" — Check. "simple to use" — Check. Type your transactions in a simple format with a text editor, then type commands like ledger reg to show a register or ...
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Personal accounting solution available for India

You Need A Budget (YNAB) should have what you are looking for. Cloud-based. It is very simple to use, and offers free online classes to help you get started. It is much easier than GNU Cash. ...
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Personal finance application with share management

Mint is an excellent app that has both desktop and Android interfaces. Intuit has come a long way to improve what they were doing with personal finance applications since 10 years ago. I am not ...
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App to practice investing money?

Here are two options: 1. Investopedia This is a more simple and user friendly option that is played through your web browser. You can choose to play with other real people worldwide or just by ...
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Envelope Budgeting on Linux

I strongly advise you to use CrossOver or Wine to run the current version of YNAB in Linux. I do this my self and it works perfectly. Because YNAB is a "system" and not just software, your not going ...
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In search of an accounting/sales software

French/most compatibile desktop software solutions: "Solegis Pro is particularly suitable for self-employed entrepreneurs providing specialized services to individuals. This freeware allows you to ...
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Gratis personal finance manager

In addition to GnuCash, which was mentioned earlier, you can also have a look at ledger and the whole concept of Plain-Text Accounting. The reports are pretty powerful. It does take some getting-used-...
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