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  • Envelope Budget Mobile?

  • 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 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 […]

  • Dave Ramsey Coming to Salt Lake City (Discount)

  • 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 […]

  • New Year, New Budget

  • 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 […]

  • Banks and Automatic Transaction Importing

  • 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 […]

  • Join the Cause

  • 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 […]

  • The Story Behind

  • As many of you know, I created 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 […]

  • Meet Catherine

  • 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

  • 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, I hope to make this blog more personal than Inzolo’s […]