Posts by karisa

Valentine’s Day comes once a year

Posted by on February 13, 2018 in Articles | 0 comments

What do you plan to do? Do you go out on a romantic date with your significant other? Or, do you play it casual and hang out with some close friends? (I like to pig out on Dove chocolate by myself, but that’s another story.) No matter what you plan to do, make sure you’ve budgeted for it with an Annual Envelope. They’re great for saving for things that happen every year, like buying gifts for your valentine. That way, you’ll have the cash you need already set aside when that time of year rolls around. Make your Annual Envelope! Happy...

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Overspent on the Holidays?

Posted by on January 2, 2018 in Articles | 0 comments

We always start with good intentions. We make lists that we check twice. We give ourselves generous budgets. But, if you’re like me, we somehow manage to overspend on the holidays. If you’re not like me, well done you! With the holidays over, it’s too late to change what we’ve done. But, it’s not too late to get back on track, and create a better savings plan for this year. Adapt along the way Even if your Christmas Envelope is red right now, that’s okay! Since you overspent in that Envelope, try spending less in another. If Groceries...

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Budgeting for baby & childcare

Posted by on November 6, 2017 in Articles | 3 comments

https://media.blubrry.com/goodbudget_way/p/content.blubrry.com/goodbudget_way/GBW-S01E06-Chi-EnBruce_Childcare_2_.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Play | Stitcher Balancing work, babies, and budgets? Hear Chi-En and Bruce share how they decided whether to stay at home or work — and how they planned for childcare costs. In this episode you’ll hear: How they planned to budget for baby What kinds of childcare options they considered, or didn’t The implications of childcare...

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We cleaned up a bit so you can too

Posted by on August 17, 2017 in Announcements | 3 comments

Move multiple transactions at a time on the web You said it’s a pain to move existing transactions to new Envelopes — you had to move them. One. At. A. Time. We wanted to make it easier for you to clean up your Household. Now, you can move multiple transactions at the same time with Bulk Edit on the web. (We really should have done this a long time ago…) Hide Accounts you’re not using on Android Got a laundry list of Accounts? Now, declutter your Accounts tab by hiding the ones you don’t need. That way, you’ll only see the...

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Fixes make Goodbudget better + time zone support

Posted by on April 3, 2017 in Announcements | 28 comments

Fixes make Goodbudget better We’ve got your back! And when it comes to Goodbudget, we know that fixes make it work better so you can focus on the important things… like sticking to your budget. Here’s a list of bugs we’ve fixed recently so that Goodbudget works better for you. Post scheduled transactions by time zone Not receiving reminder email for scheduled transaction(s) ‘Exceeded Device Limit’ error Add date field for Account Adjustments Export CSV filtering transactions when using DD/MM/YYYY format Difficulty...

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