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New Year, New Budget
Banks and Automatic Transaction Importing
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I’ve been sitting on a tool for a while that I haven’t told anyone about. It’s a very simplified mobile version of EnvelopeBudget.com. From the beginning I wanted Envelope Budget to be responsive so it would work on any device. While responsive works OK, a dedicated mobile experience is better. While I don’t really have […]
As many of you know, I’m a BIG Dave Ramsey fan and his courses have greatly influenced this budgeting system. Dave Ramsey is coming to Salt Lake City to speak for the third time. I had the opportunity to have backstage passes the first two times he came and enjoy lunch with him and sit […]
I’m back! Yes, I’ve been on hiatus. I apologize. But I had a good reason. At least I think so. I have a full time job and I was tasked with building a new system to help job seekers in the process of finding a new job. If you’re looking for a job – check […]
Support questions I get most often revolve around importing transactions from bank accounts. “I use X Bank. It is not on your list of supported banks, when will you support it?” “I use Y Bank. It is on your list of supported banks, but I can’t connect.” Let’s talk about banks for a bit. Getting […]
From time to time I get emails from people offering to help with EnvelopeBudget. For example, I got an email from a developer who offered to help with the project in order to improve it for his needs. I have given him access to the repository in order to create pull requests. If you ware […]
As many of you know, I created Inzolo.com which I launched in June of 2009. It was a difficult process coming up with a good name for the new budget software. I settled on Inzolo which means peace or tranquility in Xhosa — a South African tribal language that I picked up a few phrases […]
If you are familiar with the system, many of you probably already know Catherine. Catherine Tenejeros has written the majority of the code you see on EnvelopeBudget. There are portions I have written, such as the OFX integration with banks, but I have mainly focused on managing the product, testing, and code reviews and training. […]
Welcome to the EnvelopeBudget blog! In this post I just wanted to introduce myself as founder of EnvelopeBudget and explain what my intentions are for the software and this blog. As many of you know, EnvelopeBudget is a new project based on its predecessor, Inzolo.com. I hope to make this blog more personal than Inzolo’s […]