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Fixes make Goodbudget better

Posted by on April 25, 2019 in Announcements | 0 comments

We want Goodbudget to work better for everyone! So, we’ve made some improvements to make Goodbudget work better for you. Here are some changes we’ve made: Fixed widget crashing on Android 8 Added compatibility for iPhone X, XS, XS Max, XR Added Force touch for iPhone Fixed an issue where the website would freeze when adding a new transaction See more here Web: Debt Accounts are now available Track your debt payoff progress using new Debt Accounts on the web. Use these off-budget accounts to visually track your remaining debt balance,...

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Web: Use Debt Accounts to track payoff progress

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Track debt on the web Debt Accounts are now available on the web, so you can more easily track your debt payoff progress. These Debt Accounts are great for tracking things like car loans, student loans, and credit cards you’ve stopped using and are working to pay off. When you track these kinds of debt with a Debt Account, you’ll see a red bar with the amount you still owe on your debt, so you can quickly see your payoff progress. This web update also includes a new Debt Progress Report. This report shows your payoff progress for all of the...

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Having debt is a drag…

Posted by on April 18, 2019 in Announcements | 4 comments

…and tracking it in Goodbudget has been a pain So we wanted to do something about that, because you told us our old workaround for tracking debt wasn’t working for you. Here’s what didn’t work about it: There was no good way to track the balances on debts you were working to pay off. It made your Unallocated massively negative, making it impossible to know how much to fill your Envelopes. Even if you managed to get Unallocated back to something reasonable, there were still too many steps just to record a single debt payment. But...

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Still working on your taxes?

Posted by on April 5, 2019 in Articles | 0 comments

Here are tips that can help April 15 is more than a week away, so you still have plenty of time to file your taxes. But could you use some last minute tips and tricks to help make filing easier? Or, do you want some inspiration on ways to use your tax refund? Check out the resources below. Preparing your taxes? Use your tax refund wisely Happy Budgeting, -The Goodbudget...

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Build an emergency fund AND a plan

Posted by on March 14, 2019 in Articles | 8 comments

Financial emergencies can strike at any time, and being prepared for them ahead of time can reduce the stress you feel when one happens. But only having an emergency fund is not enough. Create a financial emergency plan to back it up. That plan is your roadmap for how you’ll spend from your fund and pay it back after life returns to normal. With these two things in place, you’ll find that you have less to worry about when you encounter a tough situation like job loss or an extremely large medical bill. In this article, we’ll walk you through...

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